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Will Gaza receive pledged donations?

  /  October 22, 2014  /  In Focus  /  No Comments

Hamas remain sceptical about aid pledges

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Obama requests Soltan’s release on health grounds

  /  October 22, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Prison medical report states “Soltan faking hunger strike”, court refuses intervention

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ECESR files report against president, prime minister

  /  October 22, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Report came after revolutionary denied appropriate treatment since 2011

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Egypt calls for ‘return of the Libyan capital’

  /  October 22, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Libyan government orders military to retake Tripoli, calls for civil disobedience in capital

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Egyptian ambassador to UN calls for end to Palestinian occupation

  /  October 22, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Amr Abu Atta’s comments came during UN Security Council meeting shortly before peace talks are set to resume in Cairo

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Egyptian, Ethiopian foreign ministers prepare for joint meeting

  /  October 22, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Meeting to include private sector businessmen, two countries to remove all obstacles facing development of bilateral relations

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ANHRI condemns cut-off on live talk show

  /  October 21, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

The ministries of Housing and Education both say they had no involvement in the decision to take the show off the air

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Business community rejects independent trade unions

  /  October 21, 2014  /  Business  /  No Comments

Egyptian Federation for Independent Trade Unions member says business community should not decide for the workers on representation

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Libyan tribal leaders gather in Cairo for unity talks

  /  October 21, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Egyptian foreign minister meets Arab League envoy to discuss Libya’s political path

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Supreme Electoral Commission urges voters to verify data

  /  October 21, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Date for upcoming parliamentary elections yet to be set

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Shoukry meets EU human rights envoy ahead of review

  /  October 21, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Egyptian foreign minister stresses importance of building legal system based on equality

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36 referred to court for forming ‘terrorist’ group

  /  October 21, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Police arrested 22 members, including the founder, with remaining 14 still at large

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Egypt begins transformation into global logistics centre for grain handling: Prime minister

  /  October 20, 2014  /  Business  /  No Comments

Mehleb says the project is as important as the Suez Canal expansion

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FEI rejects minister’s approval of independent union

  /  October 20, 2014  /  Business  /  No Comments

Industry Federation demands prime minister’s intervention over independent union for land transport workers

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52.5% growth in railway passengers in August: IDSC

  /  October 20, 2014  /  Business  /  No Comments

Number of railway passengers reached 15.4 million

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Egypt-Israel gas deal won’t happen without state’s approval: Petroleum ministry

  /  October 20, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Israeli energy company Delek says purchased gas will be supplied to industrial consumers in Egypt

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Court issues fines for insulting Judges Club

  /  October 20, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Head of the Central Auditing Organisation, journalist and editor ordered to pay EGP 15,000–EGP 20,000

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Tripartite agreement sets date for commencing GERD impact study

  /  October 20, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

El-Moghazy said consulting firm will be agreed upon and announced in December

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The Syrian tunnel and the spring

  /  October 19, 2014  /  Opinion  /  No Comments

By Fadi Elhusseini When the first spontaneous explosions of the Arab democratic revolutions erupted in Tunisia in December 2010, many were hoping that this revolt might usher in a new beginning for the whole region. read the rest…

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Export Council to set up Egyptian products exhibition in Uganda

  /  October 19, 2014  /  Business  /  No Comments

100 Egyptian companies set to participate in March 2015 exhibition

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Exporting rice “harder” under new ministry guidelines: Vice Head of Rice Division

  /  October 19, 2014  /  Business  /  No Comments

Head of Citizens Against Price Rises Association expected that rice prices in the local market will significantly increase

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First phase of Arabtec housing project to start before year-end

  /  October 19, 2014  /  Business  /  No Comments

UAE company will provide New Urban Communities Authority with housing units and public services

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Egypt truckers warned on Libya

  /  October 19, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

International community expresses concern over Libya, Egypt reiterates travel warning

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BREAKING: Police vehicle targeted in deadly Sinai bombing

  /  October 19, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Incident leaves six police personnel dead and four injured, according to state media

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Brotherhood accuses Interior Ministry of ‘false propaganda’

  /  October 19, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

The Ministry of Interior’s charges of sabotage are politicised, says Brotherhood

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Path to Sanity: Political Humour in Egypt

  /  October 18, 2014  /  Opinion  /  No Comments

By Amr Khalifa “A girl writes she is every Egyptian young man’s dream. She thinks she is a visa to Kuwait.” via _El_haram . Welcome to Twitter political humour, a humour that lays bare an read the rest…

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Interior Ministry arrests 52 ‘terrorists’ for targeting infrastructure

  /  October 18, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Among the accusations are monitoring the movements of police officers and possessing large sums of money

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Employment challenges in MENA linked to economic governance: World Bank

  /  October 18, 2014  /  Business  /  No Comments

Governments can help job creation by reforming policies protecting politically-connected companies, World Bank study says

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Al-Bashir arrives for talks with Al-Sisi

  /  October 18, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

The two presidents are expected to discuss the GERD and situation in Libya

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‘Prison break’ trial postponed again

  /  October 18, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Morsi criticises court as “lacking jurisdiction”

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