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Egypt: Prison Walls Become Too High – More Than 21 Websites Blocked

press release Cairo — The Arabic Network for Human Rights Information (ANHRI) condemns the Egyptian government's blocking 21...

Four Members of Egypt’s Security Forces Killed in Sinai Attacks – U.S. News & World Report

Anadolu AgencyFour Members of Egypt's Security Forces Killed in Sinai AttacksU.S. News & World ReportISMAILIA, Egypt (Reuters) -...

Egypt raises $3b in bumper Eurobond sale

Cairo: Egypt raised $3 billion (Dh11 billion) in a Eurobond sale on Wednesday, about twice as much as...

Egypt blocks access to news websites including Al-Jazeera and Mada Masr | World news

Egypt has blocked access to at least 21 news sites critical of the government, notably the Qatari channel...

Egypt’s El-Garhy on $3 Billion Bond Sale, Economy – Bloomberg

BloombergEgypt's El-Garhy on $3 Billion Bond Sale, EconomyBloombergEgyptian Finance Minister Amr El-Garhy discusses the nation's $3 billion bond...

Egypt blocks Al Jazeera and other sites for ‘supporting terrorism’

The Brotherhood used to be the most influential religio-political organization in Egypt until its fall from power in...

The state has succeeded in lifting most travel bans imposed on Egypt: Soha El Torgoman

Soha El Torgoman, general manager of Ramses Hilton Hotel and a member of the Egyptian Tourism Authority (ETA)...

Bahrain, Egypt block Al-Jazeera websites amid Qatar dispute

Bahrain and Egypt on Thursday apparently joined Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates in blocking access to...

Egypt arrests members of Hasm Muslim Brotherhood-linked extremist cell – Al-Arabiya

Al-ArabiyaEgypt arrests members of Hasm Muslim Brotherhood-linked extremist cellAl-ArabiyaEgyptian security forces managed to capture an extremist cell belonging...

Egypt Is Selling $3 Billion on International Bond Markets

Full Show: Bloomberg Markets Middle East (05/22) 22:57 - Bloomberg Markets Middle East hosted by Yousef Gamal El-Din,...

Egypt cannot endure another revolution, but reform is badly needed

The ongoing attempt to bring Egypt back to the Mubarak era is certainly President Abdul Fattah El-Sisi’s most...

US Embassy in Egypt warns of ‘potential threat’ from terrorist organization – ABC News

US Embassy in Egypt warns of 'potential threat' from terrorist organizationABC NewsThe message urges Americans living in Egypt...

Feature: Traditional handmade lanterns appeal more to Egyptians in Ramadan – Xinhuanet

"Traditional handmade lanterns will never loose their appeal in Egypt during the annual month of Ramadan," said 42-year-old...

Egypt harnesses star power to fight drugs

Egyptian soccer star Mohamed Salah appears in an anti-drug ad as part of the "You Are Stronger than...

Egypt Puts Lawyer With Presidential Ambitions on Trial – U.S. News & World Report

U.S. News & World ReportEgypt Puts Lawyer With Presidential Ambitions on TrialU.S. News & World ReportFile Photo -...

Egypt sells $3 bln in Eurobonds on back of rising investor confidence – Al-Arabiya

Al-ArabiyaEgypt sells $3 bln in Eurobonds on back of rising investor confidenceAl-ArabiyaEgypt raised $3 billion in a Eurobond...

Unverified statements by Qatari Emir against Egypt, Gulf countries cause potential political crisis

The Middle East political arena has been in a headspin since Tuesday evening when Qatar’s state-run television broadcast...

Egypt sells $3 billion in Eurobonds

Reuters (Adds order book closing) CAIRO, May 24 (Reuters) - Egypt raised $3 billion in a Eurobond sale...

Egypt: Tutankhamun treasures moved to new museum

At least 4000 treasures of former Egyptian King Tutankhamun have been moved to a new museum in Cairo...

Egypt Denies Sudan Claims of Providing Vehicles to Rebels – U.S. News & World Report

Times LIVEEgypt Denies Sudan Claims of Providing Vehicles to RebelsU.S. News & World ReportEgypt Denies Sudan Claims of...

Green light for Cyprus-Egypt business association

<!--Green light for Cyprus-Egypt business association - Cyprus Mail By continuing to use the Cyprus Mail, you agree...

Libya/Egypt: Tripoli Hold Zamalek – allAfrica.com

Five-time African champions Zamalek were held to a surprise goalless draw by Al Ahli Tripoli in a CAF...

MIDEAST STOCKS-Gulf weak as DXBE drags down Dubai; banks boost Egypt

By Reuters Published: 10:14 EDT, 24 May 2017 | Updated: 10:14 EDT, 24 May 2017 By Andrew Torchia...

MIDEAST STOCKS-Gulf weak as DXBE drags down Dubai; banks boost Egypt | Reuters

* DXBE shares hit lowest in two years, down 40 pct this year* Emaar Malls drops after e-commerce...

Egypt detains opposition leader for ‘obscene gesture’

A well known Egyptian human rights lawyer who has suggested he may run against President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi...

Dollar holds above 6.5-month low, as Moody’s dowgrades China

The dollar on Wednesday held above 6.5-month lows hit in previous days, as comments from a senior Federal...

Egypt: ‘Egypt Involved in Darfur Attacks’ – Al Bashir

Khartoum — President Omar Al Bashir officially accused Egypt of involvement in the fighting in areas in North...

Egypt’s spending in built environment increases by 62% – Daily News Egypt

Daily News EgyptEgypt's spending in built environment increases by 62%Daily News EgyptThe BE report said that spending-to-population ratio...

Egypt detains ex-presidential candidate Khaled Ali | Egypt News

A prominent Egyptian opposition leader was detained on Tuesday for "offending public decency" amid what rights lawyers say is...

Egypt: In Retrial, 2 Journalists Acquitted, 3 Others’ Sentences Reduced

New York — The Committee to Protect Journalists today welcomed the verdict by the Giza Criminal Court acquitting...

Egypt: Journalist Sentenced to 15 Years in Prison for Role in Al-Jazeera Documentary

Egyptian police arrested Khaled Abdel Wahab Radwan from his home on March 7, 2014, according to the Arab...

Egypt has booking upswing after rough period: Travel Weekly

After years of up-and-down bookings to Egypt since the destination fell out of favor with travelers in the...

Egypt Moves Bed, Chariot of King Tut to New Museum – U.S. News & World Report

U.S. News & World ReportEgypt Moves Bed, Chariot of King Tut to New MuseumU.S. News & World ReportTarek...

Likely Presidential Candidate in Egypt Ordered Detained – U.S. News & World Report

U.S. News & World ReportLikely Presidential Candidate in Egypt Ordered DetainedU.S. News & World Report6, 2017 photo, activist...

Central Bank of Egypt Raises Rates: ETFs in Focus

Egypt's central bank raised its interest rates on May 21, 2017 to curb the inflation problem faced by...

Egypt: 48 to Face Military Trial Over Church Bombings

Cairo — Egypt has referred 48 people for military trial over suspected involvement in church bombings that killed...

Palm Sunday attacks’ defendants admit training by Al-Qaeda, IS – Egypt Today

A number of defendants said they were part of the 2013 pro-Muslim Brotherhood armed sit-in in Rabaa al-Adawiya...

Egypt orders detention of ex-presidential candidate – lawyer

By Reuters Published: 12:14 EDT, 23 May 2017 | Updated: 12:14 EDT, 23 May 2017 CAIRO, May 23...

Most of Egypt’s classes hit in the pocket by soaring food prices ahead of Ramadan

As the Muslims’ holy month of Ramadan gets closer, most Muslims parents around the world pay great attention...

Not only in Israel: Now Egypt has its own ‘Muezzin Bill’ – Middle East

AN EGYPTIAN flag flutters in front of the Muhammad Ali mosque in Cairo.. (photo credit:SETH J. FRANTZMAN) The...