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Cabinet entrusts drafting committee to amend unconstitutional elections law

  /  March 4, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Amendments could be reached within month, will feature change in numbers of seats, says constitutional law expert

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Egypt denies meeting Houthi delegation

  /  March 4, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Foreign ministry asserts supporting “legitimate state”, says spokesman

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Pioneers Holding boosts capital by EGP 3bn

  /  March 3, 2015  /  Business  /  No Comments

The company plans to issue 170 million shares at EGP 17.63 per share

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Law drafting committee starts elections law amendments

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

Administrative court annuls elections procedures following Constitutional Court ruling

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Egypt to reduce 5% tax on capital gains

  /  March 2, 2015  /  Business  /  No Comments

Investment minister said government is currently working on resolving five investment disputes

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EFG Hermes 11th annual One-on-One conference launches in Dubai

  /  March 2, 2015  /  Business  /  No Comments

Event gathers government officials, investors and senior managers from over 100 MENA companies

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Libyan army siege Islamic State-run Derna: Spokesman

  /  March 2, 2015  /  Politics, Region  /  No Comments

First batch of Egyptians to return from Libya through Algeria arrived at Cairo airport

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Minor clashes between students, security at Al-Azhar University in Assiut

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

Students marched into university campus, leaving gate burned

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Minor clashes between students, security at Al-Azhar University in Assiut

  /  March 2, 2015  /  Politics  /  No Comments

Students marched into university campus, leaving gate burned

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Al-Sisi’s Saudi visit to revolve around Economic Summit: SEBA head

  /  March 1, 2015  /  Business, Egypt Economic Development Conference  /  1 Comment

The president is set to discuss bilateral ties in Saudi Arabia

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Supreme Court rules election law unconstitutional

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

Elections postponed, Al-Sisi pushes for law amendment within month

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Compensation, jobs for Egyptians returning from Libya: Manpower ministry

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

800,000 to 1 million Egyptians in Libya, says deputy minister

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Synchronisation with Erdogan’s visit to Saudi is coincidence: Al-Sisi

  /  February 28, 2015  /  Politics  /  2 Comments

Egypt’s president calls on Turkey to stop intervening in Egypt’s internal affairs

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Arab Investment Bank plans Economic Summit participation

  /  February 28, 2015  /  Business, Egypt Economic Development Conference  /  No Comments

The Arab Investment Bank (AIB) is planning to participate in funding the proposed projects presented at March’s Economic Summit, board director Hany Seif El-Nasr announced on Thursday. Seif El-Nasr expects huge investor participation in the read the rest…

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3 scenarios of Egypt’s parliamentary elections fate

  /  February 28, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Supreme Court can uphold elections laws constitutional or postpone elections until amendments

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Terra Sola proposes $3.5bn solar energy investment

  /  February 25, 2015  /  Business  /  2 Comments

Project is expected to generate annual revenue of $760m, says Chairman

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Billions of spending on electoral campaigns face ghost of court ruling

  /  February 25, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Candidates spending on elections may reach EGP 10bn, Sunday ruling potentially halts elections until amendments completed

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Leading militant receives 2nd death sentence

  /  February 25, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

9 defendants referred to Mufti for inciting against police and army

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Shoukry’s international tour tackles regional tensions

  /  February 25, 2015  /  Politics  /  2 Comments

Foreign Minister visits France, Russia and China

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Banks increased dollar sales by $1.2bn last week: CBE governor

  /  February 24, 2015  /  Business  /  No Comments

Ramez denies any link between dollar rates and raising prices of commodities

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International, local entities condemn activists’ prison sentences

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

US administration calls on Egypt to review protest law and related verdicts

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Court acquits Al-Adly and Nazif of profiteering

  /  February 24, 2015  /  Politics  /  No Comments

Former minister of interior to be released on 12 March, lawyer says

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Morsi’s ‘prison break’ trial adjourned to 25 February

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

Defence argues defendants were forced to walk out of prison

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74.2% Y-o-Y increase in Palm Hills’ revenues

  /  February 23, 2015  /  Business  /  No Comments

Net profit reached EGP 353.3bn, according to real estate company

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In Pictures: Activist Alaa Abdel Fattah received 5-year sentence in Shura Council trial

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

The five-year prison sentence of prominent activist Alaa Abdel Fattah raised questions over the state’s stance towards the 25 January Revolution. On Monday, the Cairo Criminal Court sentenced Abdel Fattah to five years in prison, read the rest…

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Where does the state stand on the 25 January Revolution?

  /  February 23, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Activist and revolutionary-icon Alaa Abdel Fattah received 5-year sentence in Shura Council trial

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Foreign currency availability in market improves: FEDCOC

  /  February 23, 2015  /  Business  /  No Comments

El-Wakil attributes improvement to recent CBE actions

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Housing ministry proposes EGP 150bn project in Economic Summit

  /  February 22, 2015  /  Business, Egypt Economic Development Conference  /  No Comments

“October Oasis” will be built over 10,000 acres in southern 6th of October City

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Egypt among most vulnerable countries in international investment arbitration: ECESR

  /  February 22, 2015  /  Business  /  2 Comments

Bilateral Investment Treaties (BITs) signed by Egypt are “imbalanced”, report says

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Salafi leaders back to mosques after restrictions

  /  February 22, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Ministry of Religious Endowment accepts sermons by Borhamy and Makhyoun

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