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New El Gouna marina set to attract visitors

CAIRO: El Gouna,commonly referred to as the Red Sea's premier leisure destination,is…

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CIB and NBD executives discuss merger experience

CAIRO: With Commercial International Bank's (CIB) due diligence period for its acquisition…

Waleed Khalil Rasromani Waleed Khalil Rasromani

A tale of some Egyptians

CAIRO: With a smile on his face, his lab coat buttoned to…

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Visitors to Egypt down after July bombings

CAIRO: Egypt said the number of visitors to the country fell 15…

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Nation prepares for final day of voting

CAIRO: Voters in eight Egyptian governorates are set to head back to…

Vivian Salama Vivian Salama

Group calls for government resignations

CAIRO: With the outcry resulting from the extent of violence and violations…

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Islamic group says 1,250 supporters detained during elections; press watchdog criticizes police attacks on TV crews

CAIRO: Egypt's leading opposition group, the Muslim Brotherhood, accused the government Monday…

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World of controversy

CAIRO: Three years ago, Lebanese director Jocelyne Saab submitted a script to…

Sarah El Sirgany Sarah El Sirgany

AUC names scholarship in honor of first lady

CAIRO: The American University in Cairo (AUC) announced that it is establishing…

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Judge orders detention of Ayman Nour, fellow defendants, in forgery trial

Judge Abdel Salam Gomaa gave no reason for ruling that Nour and…

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