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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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Explosion in Alexandria kills one

  /  February 3, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Another explosion had taken place earlier in the same area

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2 minor explosions in Cairo, Alexandria

  /  February 3, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Tuesday morning saw two explosives dismantled in Cairo Airport

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Bomb dismantled in Alexandria

  /  February 2, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

This is the latest of several bombs discovered lately across Egypt

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Crossing Egypt on 2 wheels

  /  February 2, 2015  /  Lifestyle  /  No Comments

From Cairo to Siwa, a biker recalls the best memories of his life

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Bombs go off in Qaliubiya, Alexandria, Suez and Port Said

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

Explosions continue despite ongoing security operations to counter insurgency

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