Egypt Sat, 28 May 2016 10:10:00 GMTEgypt GDP growth for H1 2015-2016 4.5% from 5.5% last year
Total GDP for first half of fiscal year 2015/2016 was $158 billion in the first half of the year.Fri, 27 May 2016 10:52:09 GMTNo new signal from EgyptAir jet since day of crash
No new radio signal has been received from an EgyptAir jet since the day it crashed in the Mediterranean last week.Fri, 27 May 2016 07:24:24 GMTEgypt to sign $100 mln Kuwait Fund deal for Sinai development
Egypt will sign its first deal with Kuwait Fund for Arab Economic Development by the end of this May to finance development projects in Sinai.Fri, 27 May 2016 07:00:02 GMTItaly's Bertazzoni to build cookers factory in Egypt
Factory will provide nearly 1,000 direct jobs, Egypt's trade minister said.Fri, 27 May 2016 06:58:19 GMTEgypt plans boosting exports to $40 bln in 5 yrs
The exporting sector represents a key reason for Egyptian economy's growth besides having direct and indirect benefits.
Egypt Headlines Tue, 19 Jun 2018 20:57:13 GMTFinal Nail in the Sarcophagus for Egyptian Pharaohs
[allAfrica] Cape Town -I bet half the continent was feeling hopeful that Senegal's dramatic win over Poland would bode well for the North African royals and with their gamechanger Mo Salah back in the starting line-up after recovering from his should...Tue, 19 Jun 2018 20:28:19 GMTFt World Cup 2018 - Africa's Winless Streak Perpetuated By a Set-Piece and 90th Minute 'Curse.'
[FirstTouch] It began with the Pharaohs of Egypt. Matched up against the two-time world champions, Uruguay in a Group A clash, a match they had lost already on paper and in the eyes of many 'pragmatic' football enthusiasts. The lack of optimism origi...Tue, 19 Jun 2018 14:29:00 GMTMinister in Russia to Support National Team, Promote Tourism
[Egypt Online] Tuesday 19 June 2018 - 12:31 PMTue, 19 Jun 2018 14:28:59 GMTSisi Expresses His Appreciation of Lebanese PM
[Egypt Online] Tuesday 19 June 2018 - 12:13 PMTue, 19 Jun 2018 14:28:57 GMTForeign Ministry Warns Egyptians of Fake Work Contracts
[Egypt Online] Tuesday 19 June 2018 - 02:05 PM
Egypt World News Mon, 15 May 2017 15:23:00 +0000Every Egyptian will receive medical insurance services via electronic card: Health Minister
For the sake of affording every Egyptian appropriate medical insurance, Health Minister Ahmed Emad El-Din announced on Sunday that a new draft law on medical insurance is currently under the State Council's revision.He further noted, during a con...Mon, 15 May 2017 14:36:00 +0000Finance Minister's adviser, 3 others referred to court on bribery charges
Top prosecutor Nabil Sadek referred Tarek Abdel Wahab, adviser to the Finance Minister for real estate tax affairs, Mahmoud Fakhr Baraka; chairman of Star Light for Real Estate Development and Tourism; Amal Abdel Wahab Hassan, inspector of the Centra...Mon, 15 May 2017 14:03:00 +0000Egypt issues burial permit to hand over the body of Polish tourist to embassy
Egypt’s Al-Qasir Red Sea prosecution said that the body of the 27-year-old Polish tourist Magdalena Zuk, who died earlier this month in a Red Sea hospital will be handed over to a representative from the Polish Embassy in Cairo to be burie...Mon, 15 May 2017 13:49:00 +0000Fire breaks out on EgyptAir plane while still at Cairo Airport
A fire recently broke out in one of the engines of an EgyptAir airplane heading to Beijing, while it was still at Cairo International Airport on Monday.The plane was replaced and the flight was resumed after a delay of three hours.Egyptian news repor...Mon, 15 May 2017 13:48:00 +0000Tom Cruise retweets Egypt's new necropolis discovery
Hollywood star Tom Cruise retweeted news about Egypt’s recent discovery of a burial site with at least 17 mummies and antiquities to promote his new movie "The Mummy".Cruise jokingly warned Egyptians about the danger of opening sarcop...
Egyptian News Mon, 15 May 2017 09:06:00 +0000Pope prays for minorities like Yazidis suffering in Mideast
Pope Francis has appealed for penitence and prayers for the end of conflicts and wars he says are disfiguring “the face of humanity.”Francis, addressing tourists and Romans Sunday in St. Peter’s Square, recalled those suffering in t...Mon, 15 May 2017 09:01:00 +0000Erdogan visits Trump, amid much friction between US, Turkey
The United States is on a collision course with its NATO ally Turkey, pushing ahead with arming Syrian Kurds after deciding the immediate objective of defeating Islamic State militants outweighs the potential damage to a partnership vital to US inter...Sun, 14 May 2017 08:44:00 +0000China's Xi calls for greater counter-terrorism cooperation with Turkey
Chinese President Xi Jinping has told his Turkish counterpart Tayyip Erdogan that the two should deepen counter-terrorism cooperation, amid Chinese concern about ethnic Uighurs from its Xinjiang region fighting with militants in the Middle East.Uighu...Sun, 14 May 2017 08:19:00 +0000Italy rescues 484 migrants in Mediterranean, finds seven bodies
Rescuers saved 484 migrants from boats in the Mediterranean on Saturday and found the bodies of seven men who had died in the attempt to get to Europe, Italy's coast guard said.More than 45,000 people have reached Italy by boat from North Africa ...Sat, 13 May 2017 10:47:00 +0000Global cyber attack hits hospitals and companies, threat seen fading for now
SINGAPORE/LONDON A global cyber attack leveraging hacking tools believed to have been developed by the U.S. National Security Agency has infected tens of thousands of computers in nearly 100 countries, disrupting Britain's health system and globa...
Egyptian Streets Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:33:14 +0000The United States Withdraws from UN Human Rights Council
The United States of America has announced its withdrawal from the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC). Nikki Haley, the United States UN Ambassador, and Mike Pompeo, the Secretary of State, announced the decision in a joint press statement o...Tue, 19 Jun 2018 20:31:49 +0000Egypt Loses 3-1 to World Cup Hosts in Fierce Match
Disbelief lingered in the air as Russia’s football team scored its first then second and final goal against Egypt. Despite Mohamed Salah’s return, Egypt was unable to beat the Russians at their home-ground in a game where all three points wer...Tue, 19 Jun 2018 17:21:44 +0000Mohamed Salah ‘Among Starting XI’ in Egypt-Russia World Cup Match
It was announced on Tuesday 19 June 2018 that the ‘Egyptian King’ Mohamed Salah will be in Egypt’s starting XI for their game against Russia in Saint Petersburg stadium. The Liverpool star is set to play his first match following an...Tue, 19 Jun 2018 16:50:46 +0000Trump’s Separation Migrant Policy Places Children in ‘Cages’
US reporters and lawmakers were allowed inside a detention center in Texas presently accommodating more than 1,100 illegal immigrants that have crossed the border from Mexico. The Texas facility, known as Ursula, currently holds children and adults w...Tue, 19 Jun 2018 11:33:18 +0000Egypt Offers Free Train Seats for Cancer Patients
The Ministry of Transport has announced that four seats in all standard and air-conditioned trains would be allocated to cancer patients and their companions. Cancer patient would be given specific and annual identity ‘cards’ by the Railw...