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REACAP sells 13,452 sqm land for EGP 332m

  /  June 1, 2015  /  Business  /  1 Comment

EGP 120m of Alexandria land sale went to REACAP

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Politically involved students ‘forcibly’ disappeared

  /  June 1, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Ministry of Interior spokesperson denies the arrests

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Government to establish tourist, commercial, and logistics centre in Alexandria Port

  /  May 31, 2015  /  Business  /  No Comments

The logistics centre will operate rapid transport lines and deliver Egyptian agricultural products to European markets in three-four days, says cabinet spokesperson

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Activist El-Massry imprisoned over Muslim Brotherhood-era case

  /  May 31, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

The lawyer was handed one year and three months in prison

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Fighting centralism, Alexandria initiatives promote cultural knowledge

  /  May 24, 2015  /  Culture  /  No Comments

Believing that Alexandria must remain Egypt’s cultural capital, a number of young people who are interested in developing and promoting the artistic and cultural industries dedicated their time and effort to launching various initiatives and projects aiming to enhance and reinforce the cultural scene in the coastal city.

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Alexandria military court hands sentences to 147 defendants, including minors

  /  May 22, 2015  /  Politics  /  No Comments

EFACC says it is ready to oppose the military sentencing of children

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‘Heritage Taskforce’ takes antiquities ministry to court over Hellenistic site demolition

  /  May 18, 2015  /  Culture  /  No Comments

An apartment block is set to be built on the 323 BCE site

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Returning defendants to detention is merely political resolution: Mahienour’s lawyer

  /  May 12, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Mahienour El-Massry’s and Yousef Sha’ban’s detention location remained unknown for hours after judge’s decision

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Investment opportunities to be presented at Dubai’s AHIC: EGOTH Chairman

  /  May 4, 2015  /  Business  /  No Comments

EGOTH recorded profits worth EGP 111m between July 2014 and March 2015, says Samir Hassan

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Stolen antiquities from Alexandria found

  /  April 28, 2015  /  Culture  /  No Comments

The storage was located in the Moustafa Kamel area of Alexandria, and contains very rare and very old relics.

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Alexandria hosts regional LACTIMED Project conference

  /  April 26, 2015  /  Business  /  No Comments

LACTIMED is promoting various dairy industry sectors across Europe and the Mediterranean

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Auto Jameel opens latest Ford integrated services centre in Alexandria

  /  April 20, 2015  /  Business  /  No Comments

The new centre is built on 2,100 metres, and is equipped with advanced technology devices and tools, contributing to increasing service quality and decreasing the time needed for maintenance.

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Hotel occupancy rates rose prior to Easter holiday: Tourism workers

  /  April 11, 2015  /  Business  /  No Comments

Hotel occupancies rose in Alexandria by 60%, Ain Sokhna by 80%, Sharm El-Sheikh by 70% and Hurghada by 75%

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Google celebrates memory of painter Seif Wanly

  /  April 1, 2015  /  Culture  /  No Comments

Google celebrated Tuesday the birth of the Egyptian painter Seif Wanly, who would have been 109 years old on 31 March.

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Bomb injures 2 policemen in Alexandria

  /  March 30, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Explosion happened during attempt to defuse the explosive device

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Numerous cases on Turkey, 6 April, Anti-Coup Alliance referred to prosecutor general

  /  March 24, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Pro-government lawyer claims to have proof that revolutionary 6 April movement is collaborating with foreign intelligence

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Crackdown on Socialist Popular Alliance Party continues

  /  March 23, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Killing of Shaimaa Al-Sabbagh prompts series of crackdowns on party members

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Students protest ‘unjust executions’: SAC

  /  March 18, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Protests continue across different university campuses on Wednesday

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Alexandria public beaches up for auction

  /  March 16, 2015  /  Politics  /  No Comments

19 beaches and casinos offered for investment for three years

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None of $142.2bn summit investments go to Suez Canal Axis

  /  March 15, 2015  /  Business, Egypt Economic Development Conference  /  No Comments

The housing, transportation, petroleum, tourism, and investments sectors won the largest of this amount, but no statement has been made regarding Suez Canal Axis investments.

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Foreign ministry defends execution of man over killing minor

  /  March 10, 2015  /  Politics  /  No Comments

Video evidence, confession and transparent legal procedure prove justice, the ministry said

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2 bombs explode in Alexandria

  /  March 9, 2015  /  Politics  /  No Comments

The explosions targeted a telecommunications branch and a bank

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Explosion in Alexandria: 1 dead, 5 injured

  /  March 8, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

New bomb follows Friday’s Mahalla explosion, which claimed a third dead

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Meeting Egypt’s impressive women

  /  March 7, 2015  /  Opinion  /  No Comments

By Caroline Alcock, British Consul General in Alexandria International Women’s Day on 8 March is a good opportunity to reflect on the inspirational women I have met during my 18 months in Alexandria, and the read the rest…

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‘Morsi supporter’ executed for killing child in Alexandria

  /  March 7, 2015  /  Politics  /  1 Comment

An appeal against the verdict by the defendant, who was sentenced to death, was sent to prosecutor and president

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50 refugees on hunger strike in Alexandria

  /  February 15, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

73 Syrian and Palestinian refugees detained in Karmooz police station

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Explosion halts Cairo-Alexandria railway

  /  February 15, 2015  /  Politics  /  1 Comment

Incident is the 11th of its kind in February

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Court sentences Mahienour El-Massry and others to 2 years

  /  February 9, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Case started in 2013 with clashes between activists and Muslim Brotherhood supporters

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Al-Sisi meets with 17 newly sworn-in governors

  /  February 7, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Replacements include security men, university professors and youth

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3 policemen killed in Minya security operation

  /  February 7, 2015  /  Politics  /  No Comments

Campaign was targeting “criminal hideouts”, says interior ministry

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