Egypt Headlines

Tue, 31 Mar 2020 10:28:41 GMT
CBE Sets Minimum Limit On Daily Cash Deposit, Withdrawal
[Egypt Online] The Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) decided on Sunday 29/3/2020 to set a minimum limit on daily cash deposit and withdrawal in all branches at 10,000 pounds for individuals and 50,000 for companies amid coronavirus fears.

Tue, 31 Mar 2020 08:59:00 GMT
Culture Min. to Launch Stay At Home Initiative
[Egypt Online] Culture Minister Enas Abdel Dayem will launch an initiative on Tuesday to encourage citizens to stay at home to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus.

Tue, 31 Mar 2020 08:58:07 GMT
Tourism Min. Follows Up Disinfection of Giza's Sphinx Surrounding Areas
[Egypt Online] Tourism and Antiquities Khaled al Anani on Monday followed up the progress of disinfection in the surrounding area of the Sphinx of Giza.

Tue, 31 Mar 2020 09:37:44 GMT
Monastir - 78 Tunisians Back From Egypt Subject to Mandatory Self-Isolation
[Tunis Afrique Presse] Tunis/Tunisia -Seventy-eight Tunisians, who arrived on Sunday from Egypt, were subjected to mandatory self-isolation in two hotel units in the governorate of Monastir.

Mon, 30 Mar 2020 17:16:37 GMT
Flow of Livestock and Meat Exports to Egypt
[SNA] Khartoum -The exportation of livestock to Egypt through Ashkeet crossing in Wadi Halfa is continuing , according to a protocol signed between Sudan and Egypt, where a thousand heads of cow have been exported during March 28-29 by 34 Egyptian tr...

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Sat, 04 Apr 2020 18:41:21 +0000
Egypt Reports 85 New Covid-19 Cases, Total Rises to 1070
Egypt recorded 85 new covid-19 cases and five more deaths today, according to a statement by the country’s Ministry of Health and Population. The total number of cases has now risen to 1070, including 306 whose test results went from positive t...

Sat, 04 Apr 2020 16:51:37 +0000
Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities Launches Virtual Tours on Social Media Amid Coronavirus Lockdown
Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities is launching a virtual tour of the tomb of Queen Meresankh III today at seven PM. The tour will be available on the ministry’s website, social media pages on Facebook and Twitter and on the Experience E...

Sat, 04 Apr 2020 16:06:30 +0000
Grand Egyptian Museum Opening Delayed to 2021 Amid Covid-19 Fears
The Egyptian Presidency announced on Saturday that President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi had instructed the government to delay the inaugural activities for all major national projects until 2021, including the long-awaited opening of the Grand Egyptian Mus...

Sat, 04 Apr 2020 09:41:45 +0000
15 Nurses, Doctors Working at Egypt Cancer Institute Test Positive for COVID-19
Cairo University confirmed on Saturday that 12 nurses and three doctors working at the National Cancer Institute had tested positive for COVID-19, raising fears of a spread of the virus among hospital patients, reported state media Al-Ahram. The 15 i...

Fri, 03 Apr 2020 12:09:44 +0000
3 Traditional Egyptian Household Recipes to Master at Home
With the general population practicing self-isolating and quarantining themselves at home, now is the time everyone experiments with things they have always wanted to do – like cooking, for example. Some people are just starting to get into it ...