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EU supports Egypt with EGP 80m in tourism investments

  /  December 17, 2014  /  Business  /  1 Comment

EU is source of over 50% of foreign direct investment, constituting over 40% of total European direct investment per Mediterranean countries

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EIPR calls for more budget transparency

  /  December 17, 2014  /  Business  /  No Comments

Budget transparency defined by disclosing more information on budget and providing simple and clear data for public to understand, EIPR study says

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Assad’s cousin heads Syrian delegation to Egypt

  /  December 17, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  3 Comments

Former deputy foreign minister says Syrian delegation visit is a “good sign”

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Arab Contractors will participate in Ethiopian road project

  /  December 17, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

The Ethiopian road will be section of Trans-African Highway, connecting Cairo to Cape Town

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Egyptian and Kuwaiti Ministers launch ‘Arab Front’ to combat terrorism

  /  December 17, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Front aims to prevent “non-expert” and “unqualified” opinions from infiltrating religious discourse

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Egyptian plane with ten Syrians on board held at Swedish airport

  /  December 17, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

The plane arrived at Malmö airport on 16 December and has been held in the airport since arrival

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40 Police Academy students expelled over ‘Brotherhood affiliations’

  /  December 17, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Students were enrolled in academy during Morsi’s reign, says Interior Ministry spokesman

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Military raid in North Sinai kills 5 militants

  /  December 17, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

The raid targeted areas in Al-Arish and Sheikh Zuweid

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Egypt exports to UK grow by 30% in 2014: Egyptian-British Chamber of Commerce

  /  December 16, 2014  /  Business  /  1 Comment

Egypt-UK trade volume expected to surpass $2bn for first time, chamber says

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Another 300 Muslim Brotherhood figures referred to military courts

  /  December 16, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Number of civilians referred to military courts increases amid concerns from political groups

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Clover : From field to cattle in Ismailia

  /  December 16, 2014  /  Culture  /  1 Comment

  By Mohamed Abdel Monsef and Ahmed Salama Pivot irrigation systems allow the cultivation of 150 acres of clover in one day, while the same amount takes a month to cultivate using traditional means. Harvesting read the rest…

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Investigative reporter Yaser Zayat talks about journalism in Egypt

  /  December 15, 2014  /  interviews  /  No Comments

“It’s certainly a risky field, but this is what proves the true mettle of journalists and helps them change the world,” says Zayat

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Military reveals investigation findings of Rea Sea collision

  /  December 15, 2014  /  Politics  /  1 Comment

Crashed fishing boat didn’t have an emergency communication system, says army spokesperson

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Returning Egyptian fishermen outline problems faced in Libya conflict

  /  December 15, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

The fishermen returned after being caught in fighting between Haftar loyalists and Libya Dawn

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Egyptian-Chinese Business Council formed

  /  December 15, 2014  /  Business  /  No Comments

Minister of Industry and Trade Mounir Fakhry Abdel Nour issued a decree Monday stipulating the formation of the Egyptian-Chinese Business Council, headed by Ahmed Al-Sewedy. The decree stipulates in its second article, that the head read the rest…

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Verdict on banning of Utras groups adjourned to 29 December

  /  December 15, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Lawsuit filed by Mortada Mansour, Zamalek club chairman, calling ultras “terrorist groups”

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Officials stop printing of newspaper, stoking new fears of censorship

  /  December 15, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Al-Mesryoon issue printed after “authorities” approved and revised content, says newspaper

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2 Egyptians killed, 4 injured amid heavy fighting in Libya

  /  December 15, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Egyptian Foreign Ministry warns citizens against travelling to oil rich country

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Foreign Ministry condemns Michele Dunne’s statement regarding her entry to Egypt

  /  December 14, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  4 Comments

Consular department claims that Dunne did not have the correct visa for entry

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Government and fans battle in court and on the pitch in Egypt and Turkey

  /  December 14, 2014  /  Opinion  /  No Comments

By James M. Dorsey Egyptian and Turkish football pitches are set to re-emerge as battlegrounds between militant, street battle-hardened fans and authoritarian leaders in a life and death struggle that involves legal proceedings to brand read the rest…

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Egypt looking to mend economy with energy moves

  /  December 14, 2014  /  Opinion  /  1 Comment

  By Oxford Business Group Egypt has been making impressive progress in straightening up its balance sheet in recent months. Steep cuts in energy subsidies coupled with a drop in world oil prices have given read the rest…

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Resumption of military aid to Egypt part of US spending bill for 2015

  /  December 14, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  3 Comments

A new clause permits Secretary of State to bypass democratic conditions on aid

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Misr Al-Qawia Party calls for dialogue, criticises current penal institutions

  /  December 14, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Party presented short- and long-term recommendations to end ‘political turmoil’

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DP World plans to acquire 10% of goods traded globally

  /  December 13, 2014  /  Business  /  2 Comments

Discussions are underway to expand operations at Ain Sokhna Port

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10,000 Sudanese acres ready for Egyptian farmers: Sudanese Investment Minister

  /  December 13, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Sudan is now adopting the open door policy for investments

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Salah Soltan requests punishment in place of dying son

  /  December 13, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Muslim Brotherhood leader’s wife diagnosed with cancer, court postpones Operations Room trial

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One killed, 13 arrested in Friday protests across Egypt

  /  December 13, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Minor protests also took place in Maadi, New Cairo, Ain Shams, and Helwan

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Marble and granite shine in international building trade fair in Cairo

  /  December 12, 2014  /  Business  /  No Comments

Egypt is the tenth largest natural stone quarry producer in the world and the second largest exporter of marble blocks

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Egypt between mediocrity and suspension of disbelief

  /  December 11, 2014  /  Opinion  /  No Comments

By Wael Eskandar Very little has changed with regards to Egypt’s trajectory of descent into a social and political abyss ever since its security forces dispersed the Islamist sit-ins using great force and even much read the rest…

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Egypt to send doctors to Equatorial Guinea

  /  December 10, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Al-Sisi and President of Equatorial Guinea also discuss economic relations

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