Egypt Headlines

Wed, 19 Jan 2022 08:44:11 GMT
The Telegraph Nominates Egypt As 'Amazing' Destination to Spend Winter Holidays During 2022
[Egypt Online] The British newspaper, The Telegraph, nominated Egypt as an "amazing" destination for spending the winter holidays this year, inviting all travel lovers around the world to visit the land of the Pharaohs and enjoy its various tourist a...

Wed, 19 Jan 2022 08:33:45 GMT
EU-Egypt Partnership Priorities Document for 2021-2027 Is 99 Percent Complete - EU Envoy
[Egypt Online] Head of the European Union delegation to Egypt Christian Berger said the EU-Egypt partnership priorities document for 2021-2027 is about to be completed.

Wed, 19 Jan 2022 08:33:37 GMT
Egypt, Belgium Hold Talks to Boost Joint Cooperation in Health Sector
[Egypt Online] Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research and Acting Health Minister Khaled Abdel Ghaffar has held talks with Ambassador of Belgium in Cairo Francois Cornet d'Elzius on means of boosting joint cooperation in the health secto...

Wed, 19 Jan 2022 08:33:34 GMT
Sisi Decries Houthi Drone Strike On UAE
[Egypt Online] President Abdel Fattah El Sisi denounced on Tuesday 18/1/2022 a terrorist attack committed by the Iran-backed Houthi militia against the UAE on Monday.

Wed, 19 Jan 2022 08:33:32 GMT
Egyptian Amb. in Dakar Delivers Medical Aid Shipment to Senegal
[Egypt Online] The Egyptian Ambassador of Egypt in Dakar Noha Khader delivered a shipment of medical aid provided by the Egyptian Agency for Partnership for Development of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs to the Senegalese Minister of Health and Socia...

Egyptian Streets

Wed, 19 Jan 2022 09:19:50 +0000
Felucca Culture: Egypt’s Sailing Legacy
There is no Nile horizon in Egypt undotted by felucca: light and swift sailboats, used in the transport of goods and people. The breeze marries the current and rocks them gently down stream. Some sit anchored to the shore, tethered by rope and the st...

Tue, 18 Jan 2022 16:03:37 +0000
Cairo’s International Book Fair Returns for its 53rd Edition
The 53rd edition of Cairo’s International Book Fair will be inaugurated by Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly at Egypt’s International Exhibition Center (EIEC) on 26 January. Under the title ‘Egypt’s Identity – Culture & the Question o...

Tue, 18 Jan 2022 14:06:31 +0000
45 Years On: Remembering the Egyptian Bread Intifada
Bread has a long and arduous history of being the trigger for uprisings and revolutions across the globe. It has been featured in most slogans of revolutions in the last few centuries, some of them transnational, having spread across imaginary border...

Tue, 18 Jan 2022 10:01:03 +0000
Sawsan Badr to Recieve Award at 6th Aswan International Women Film Festival
The Aswan International Women Film Festival (AIWFF) announced artist Sawsan Badr as the recipient of the Isis Achievement Award during the opening of the festival’s upcoming sixth edition on 23 February. The AIWFF honored veteran artist Sawsan Badr...

Mon, 17 Jan 2022 21:08:45 +0000
Activist Marwa Kenawy Petitions Against Pardoning of her Son’s Convicted Killers
Political activist and mother of Youssef Sameh Al-Arabi, Marwa Kenawy, announced through her Facebook page that two of those accused of shooting her son dead – a dismissed officer and the son of a parliamentarian – received a release from...