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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Reshaping the Middle East: UAE leads the counterrevolution

  /  October 17, 2014  /  Opinion  /  No Comments

By James M. Dorsey War planes from oil-rich Gulf states play a supporting role in the US-led air campaign to counter the Islamic State in Syria and Iraq. Despite their massive weapons acquisitions in recent read the rest…

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Egypt’s exports fall 14% in September, under target

  /  October 15, 2014  /  Business  /  No Comments

The figure for first nine months of 2014 is under ministry expectations of $18.6bn target

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The capitalist cure for terrorism

  /  October 14, 2014  /  Opinion  /  No Comments

Military might alone won’t defeat Islamic State and its ilk. The US needs to promote economic empowerment

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Conflicting reactions to new fees on imported steel

  /  October 14, 2014  /  Business  /  No Comments

Egyptian steel importers to pay EGP 290 fees per tonne, analysts expect increase in steel prices

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Morsi’s chief of staff referred to court

  /  October 14, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Mohamed Rifa’a Al-Tahtawi accused of abusing his position

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UK police appeal for information on teen ‘missing in Egypt’

  /  October 14, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Beatrice Anita Phillips, who suffers from bi-polar, was taken to Cairo by older brother in April

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Government yet to respond to Aramax proposal to set up railway line for shipment transport

  /  October 13, 2014  /  Business  /  No Comments

Company expects to create jobs by increasing storage space by 10,000m2

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Russia, EU conflict will not pressure Egypt’s economic policies: Analysts

  /  October 13, 2014  /  Business  /  No Comments

Egypt striving for balanced policy with both parties, says researcher at Ahram Centre for Political and Strategic Studies

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Kerry, Shoukry define Egypt’s role in fight against ISIS

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

Egypt’s religious institutions play important role in fight against ISIS, says Kerry

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Kuwaiti fund to grant Egypt $100m loan for power station

  /  October 12, 2014  /  Business  /  No Comments

Director General of Kuwait Fund Abdul Wahab Al-Bader scheduled to visit Egypt in coming weeks to sign loan agreement

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Income and capital gains tax revenues register EGP 7.8m in July, August

  /  October 12, 2014  /  Business  /  No Comments

Budget revenues increase by 0.7% to reach EGP 34.4bn

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BUE students postpone protests pending talks

  /  October 12, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

University president said he is open for discussions with student union

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Palestinian economy should not be held hostage by Israel: Abbas

  /  October 12, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Al-Sisi tells Israel it is time to end the conflict

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Appeal against new Investment Law begins on Sunday

  /  October 11, 2014  /  Business  /  No Comments

New law protects “corrupt government contracts” says ECESR

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Egypt to witness huge growth in electronic payments in next 5 years: EMP chairman, Actis partner

  /  October 1, 2014  /  interviews  /  No Comments

The 5th Emerging Markets Payments Conference (EMPC) kicked off on 26 September in Sharm El-Sheikh, gathering key decision makers from banks and electronic payment companies across the Middle East and Africa to discuss opportunities and read the rest…

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Egyptian national shot dead in Benghazi in militia crossfire

  /  October 1, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Egyptian foreign ministry remains concerned over security and political situation in Libya

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