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Op-ed review: Press, media responsibility, control, freedom

In Sunday’s newspapers, writers reflected on more than one socio-political topic in Egypt. The issue of press freedom and regulations was tackled by two journalists in the privately-owned Al-Shorouk newspaper, who both made statements about a new draft law expected to be passed. Ayman Sayyad used a recent example where a media gag was imposed …

Daily News Egypt

Presidential decree solidifies military control of land in Sinai

Within the coming few days a presidential decree is to be issued to amend Sinai Development Act number 14 for the year 2012, which Prime Minister Hisham Qandil’s cabinet approved in its last meeting, state-run Al-Ahram reported Saturday. According to Al-Ahram’s report, the presidential amendment stipulates the establishment of a National Authority for the Development …

Islam Serour

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