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CEO of Vezeeta Amir Barsoum

Vezeeta selected among top 20 emerging companies in Egypt

Forbes Middle East magazine has ranked Vezeeta among the top five start-ups in Egypt. Vezeeta is specialised in providing health care services online. The research team in Forbes Middle East sent a questionnaire to 350 start-ups in different fields, including TIEC, A15, Cairo Angels, Flat6Labs, and Sawari Ventures. The evaluation depended on the potential prevalence …

Daily News Egypt


The unseen sides of Egypt

  Photography has always been a form of stating reality. It’s the window through which people can look into the lives of others and the portrait that displays their daily life events. While media portals are filled with pictures taken by famous photographers, many unknown talents use tools as simple as their mobile cameras to …

Daily News Egypt

The strike caused severe congestion across Cairo (file photo) (AFP Photo/ Mahmud Hams)

Road accidents cost an estimated EGP 30.2bn in 2015: CAPMAS

The estimated value of the minimum economic cost of road accidents in Egypt in 2015 reached EGP 30.2bn, according to the Central Agency for Public Mobilisation and Statistics (CAPMAS). In the agency’s road accidents cost study for Egypt in 2015 issued on Monday, CAPMAS explained that the cost is calculated by using ‘loss of output’ …

Hossam Mounir

Mohammed Nosseir

Apart from state repression, why has democracy failed in Egypt?

­­­The only authentic attempt to establish democracy in Egypt—the revolt against Mubarak in 2011— was a complete failure. There is no doubt that Mubarak’s entourage played a major role in bringing Egypt back to square one. Nevertheless, Egyptian politicians and revolutionaries should admit that they too bear a large part of the responsibility; a proper …

Mohammed Nosseir

Mohamed Abdel Atty Water minister

Irrigation minister briefs Al-Sisi on flood status, water saving

Minster of Water Resources and Irrigation Mohamed Abdel Aaty received a phone call from President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi on Saturday with whom the minister reviewed the status of the recent Nile flood. The phone call focused on saving water in the country’s waterways, major sub-surface waterways, and canals, especially in light of the tightened circumstances …

Dina Amr


10 models make up 50% of Egypt’s car sales in 6 months

Daily News Egypt created a list of the 10 top-selling cars in the Egyptian market in the first half of 2016. Those 10 passenger car models sold 33,200 cars from January to June, representing 47% of the total sales of 70,800 units in the six months. The locally manufactured Hyundai Verna topped the list, achieving …

Ahmed Amer