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In an attempt to enhance foreign ties, Morsy is set to visit Iran, China and the US
Think twice before you create a monster from your imagination that later becomes real, and reflects the whole of society on the same mirror
In a bitter, ironic contrast to the purity of thought and deed that are an integral part of Ramadan, scores of young Egyptian men took to the streets to chase, grope and violate women wherever they could find them.
The lyrics of Taxi are known to challenge the status quo in the country and have attempted to describe the different societal conditions of Egypt with this performance being no exception. The lyrics can be a big hit or miss, with some songs inventive and creative while others become formulaic and verge on the point of being clichéd.
47 days before the end of his 100-day plan, Morsy still has a long way to go
Possible new directions for Egyptian foreign policy under President Morsy, the spectre of Islamic fascism haunting opponents of the Muslim Brotherhood, possible conspiracies in Sinai, dubious claims of a miraculous wheat harvest and privitisation in the United Kingdom; columnists address a range of issues relevant to Egyptians in today’s column review. Morsy in Beijing …
Regional governors to be appointed by president Morsy soon, says the presidential spokesperson
Revolutionary socialists reject $4.8bn IMF loan, criticise Lagarde visit to Egypt
Activists to stick “the women’s carriage is for women only” posters
Maariv claiming Knesset is worried about Egypt breaching the Camp David, “No Comment” remains the common phrase
Syria, Palestine and strengthening economic ties the foci of the visit
MOIL Egypt facing a tough fiscal position, losses $22.7 millions in the first half of 2012
ARES to trade 10% of its shares in NILEX
We love food. We love the real, down to earth, tried-and-tested, handed-down-through-the-generations, local Egyptian food. Here is your chance to learn how to make these local delicacies in your own home. And just so you know what to ask for, we have added how to say the ingredients in Arabic. No more excuses, off to the souq!
Morsy’s choice of Sedki to hold this position shows a departure from being overly sensitive to Washington
Al-Menofiya governor, the Health Minister taken as hostages by Al-Menofiya residents
Al-Dostour Party takes action in the streets, holding “No Harassment” awareness campaign
Meets with tribal leaders, vows Rafah attack culprits will be named soon
You need utopian idealists and pragmatic realists if we hope to make something of this mess we call a country
Egypt’s prominent writers continue to reflect their opinions about the current political situation in Egypt
President Morsy to make historic visit to Iran
The concept of time in Egypt is stretchable in ways that defy logic to most recent arrivals, but after a few unfortunate mishaps we usually catch up and adjust accordingly.
Seventeen months after the revolution, Egypt is vastly different from the country that existed the day hundreds of thousands of protesters took to the streets to overthrow the former dictatorial regime
By Islam Serour Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Christine Lagarde, is scheduled to visit Cairo on 22 August for further discussions with President Mohamed Morsy over a possible IMF loan to Egypt. It has been reported that an IMF mission, led by Masood Ahmed, the IMF director for Middle East and Central …
Leading hotel group Marriott International has teamed up with VISA in the Middle East and Africa to offer 3 nights stay for the price of 2, for the duration of the summer. The offer also includes 20% off all food and beverage at participating outlets. “At Visa, we know the summer season can be an …
Amer Group made EGP 126.79 million net profits during the first half of 2012, a 37.1 percent decline compared to EGP 201.435 million in the same period last year. Riad Refaat, Investors Relations Manager at the company, explained that the decline in profits is understandable given the current economic circumstances, particularly in the real estate …
By Islam Serour Falling cement prices are attributable to decreased demand and the destruction of smuggling tunnels between Gaza and Rafah, Ahmed Al-Zeiny, the head of the Construction Materials Department at the Cairo Chamber of Commerce, told the Daily News Egypt. These two reasons, according to Al-Zeiny, have contributed greatly to the drop in cement …
By Mohamed Darwish Minister of Industry and Trade, Hatem Saleh, confirmed the Ministry will take measures to protect national industry. The Ministry hopes to put the Egyptian industrial sector on par with its international counterparts. The announcement comes while the Ministry is instating international trade laws and regulations. The decisions followed a meeting held by …
By Islam Serour The legal consultant to President Morsy, Mohamed Fouad Gadallah, announced that the president would issue a decision to drop agricultural debts owed by 41,000 farmers. “After meeting Dr Mohsen Al-Batran, Chairman of the Development and Agricultural Credit Bank (DACB) and head of Farmers Syndicate, an agreement to drop EGP 93 million, representing …
Israeli police is now carrying out searches to see if debris can be found to determine if the blasts were caused by rockets fired on Eilat