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Intra-Africa trade: Going beyond political commitments

  /  September 1, 2014  /  In Focus  /  1 Comment

Progress will come when agreements are implemented

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NGO registration deadline extended, as demanded by rights groups

  /  September 1, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Rights groups given 45 day extension to ministry registration or face legal investigation

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Gras Savoye France declares Egypt a regional hub for reinsurance in the Middle East and Europe: Hamid Mabrook, managing director of Gras Savoye Masr

  /  August 31, 2014  /  interviews  /  1 Comment

By Mohammad Azab Gras Savoye Reinsurance Brokers recently announced the Arab Insurance Federation Conference, scheduled to be held in Sharm El-Sheikh and attended by a delegation of the group’s representatives in Egypt and France. The read the rest…

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MisrLife Insurance Company eyes 40% market share: Chairman

  /  August 31, 2014  /  interviews  /  2 Comments

By Fahd Omran MisrLife Insurance Company posted a 21% premium growth rate for individual, group and health insurances by the end of last year, compared to June 2013. The achieved growth is linked to several read the rest…

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6 detained in clashes between Ahrar members, security forces

  /  August 31, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Ahrar movement organises protest in memory of its members’ casualties last August

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Court cancels earlier decision on Pharmacists’ Syndicate

  /  August 31, 2014  /  Politics  /  1 Comment

Appeals court cancels earlier decision to put Pharmacists’ Syndicate under judicial guardianship

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Egyptian security investigates Sinai beheadings

  /  August 31, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Security official says “unsure” whether beheading video is in Egypt or not

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State Commissioner to rule on legality of Rabaa sign

  /  August 31, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  3 Comments

Legal adviser at ‘Popular Front against the Brotherhoodisation of Egypt’ files a law suit against Rabaa’s hand gesture as “sign for violence”

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11 killed in microbus accident

  /  August 31, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Five people are being treated for serious burns following microbus fuel tank explosion

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Report to be handed to Al-Sisi about Al-Torgoman area: Syndicate leader

  /  August 31, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

New head of street vendors syndicate ready to cooperate with the government to reach a compromise about the situation of street vendors

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Shoukry looks to increase cooperation on Europe tour

  /  August 31, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Egyptian foreign minister begins four day tour of European capitals

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The MB, AQ, ISIS and Al-Azhar’s crisis

  /  August 30, 2014  /  Opinion  /  2 Comments

By Mohamed Selim The unfortunate daily events that are unfolding in Syria, Iraq, Lebanon, Egypt, Yemen, Tunisia and Libya, are prompting the question: when will the entire region fall into the hands of radical Islamists? The read the rest…

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Egypt’s identity: Hovering between love and rule of law

  /  August 30, 2014  /  Opinion  /  4 Comments

By Mohammed Nosseir Egyptian rulers gamble when they think that they can manipulate the national identity to serve their political goals. Each ruler has his own perception of the Egyptian identity that he wants to impose read the rest…

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NBE receives 800 applications for mortgage funding for low- and middle-income individuals

  /  August 30, 2014  /  Business  /  1 Comment

The Central Bank launched a mortgage financing initiative in April with EGP 10bn for mortgage financing activities. The funds could be used to finance housing for low- and medium-income individuals with concessionary terms for a period of 20 years.

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Finance Ministry replaces over 42,000 taxis in three phases

  /  August 30, 2014  /  Business  /  No Comments

By Ayat Al-Batawi The Ministry of Finance has renewed 42,300 taxis over three stages of funding, with ministry sources saying that 1020 taxis were replaced and renewed during the 2013/2014 fiscal year. A finance ministry read the rest…

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US to send 10 Apache helicopters to Egypt

  /  August 30, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Kerry describes Egypt as “strategic partner” on regional issues in phone call with Egyptian counterpart

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‘Helwan Brigades’ are Muslim Brotherhood members: Interior ministry

  /  August 30, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Group announced in a video released in August solidarity with the Brotherhood, but denied being members

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Police officer accused of sexually assaulting mentally handicapped girl investigated: Interior ministry

  /  August 30, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

In other case, 3 police officers accused of tampering with a corpse, suspended for 3 months

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Egyptian foreign minister, Somali planning minister discuss bilateral relations

  /  August 29, 2014  /  Politics  /  2 Comments

The two officials discuss prospects for Somali students in Egypt

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Egypt’s NGOs under threat: rights groups

  /  August 28, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Civil society groups say their attempts to register have been refused or ignored

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The food explorer

  /  August 28, 2014  /  Lifestyle  /  1 Comment

Cairene sets out to find and review Egypt’s best eats on new website “MostakshFood”

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Gulf States and their US critics seek to shape US perceptions on football pitch

  /  August 27, 2014  /  Opinion  /  1 Comment

By James M. Dorsey Gulf states seeking to polish images tarnished by allegations of violations of human rights and their critics are employing football in an effort to shape American perceptions. At stake for countries read the rest…

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Renowned human rights lawyer Ahmed Seif El-Islam passes away

  /  August 27, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Human rights advocate and lawyer Ahmed Seif El-Islam passed away on Wednesday afternoon

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Transportation minister inaugurates Egypt-Sudan Qustul Border Crossing

  /  August 27, 2014  /  Business  /  1 Comment

The inauguration of the Qustul Border Crossing represents a starting point for Egyptian products to begin entering the Sudanese market as well as the markets of other African countries, according to Minister of Industry and read the rest…

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Finance minister forms committees to receive appeals on property tax value

  /  August 27, 2014  /  Business  /  No Comments

The number of members of the appeal committee will be reduced to three instead of five, ministry says

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OIC secretary general, Shoukry discuss Gaza situation

  /  August 27, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Foreign minister met with Madani to discuss recent developments in the Middle East

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Second round of literary festival attracts thousands of young Egyptians

  /  August 27, 2014  /  Culture  /  No Comments

Eighteen writers share their stories and experiences with the readers’ community at Sawy Culturewheel

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Gezira club cat killings spark widespread anger

  /  August 27, 2014  /  Culture  /  No Comments

Members gather to demonstrate against the mass killing of cats Tuesday

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2% growth in construction sector: Gleeds Construction Consultancy

  /  August 27, 2014  /  Business  /  2 Comments

Sector growth remains despite rise in prices of cement, concrete and steel

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Mehleb given partial presidential jurisdiction

  /  August 27, 2014  /  Business  /  No Comments

Prime minister is now freely allowed to act upon state’s properties, expropriate the ownership of properties for the public benefit and protect monuments

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