Egypt’s exports gain 15 % against 29 % imports decline in Q1 2017

Fri, Apr. 28, 2017
Minister of Industry, Tarek
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Egyptian exports hiked by 15.3 percent during first quarter (Q1) of 2017 to stand at $5,5 billion (EGP99.2 billion), comparing to $4.78 billion at the corresponding period of 2016, Minister of Industry and Trade Tarek Kabil announced in a statement on Fr

UNESCO interviews 9 candidates for Director-General, 4 of them are Arabs

Fri, Apr. 28, 2017

Four Arabs, including an Egyptian woman, are amongst the nine potential candidates running for UNESCO’s top post are in the interview process from April 27 to 28, to succeed the current chief of UNESCO, Bulgarian Irina Bokova, who started her tenure in 20

Clint Eastwood to direct film based on an IS attack

Fri, Apr. 28, 2017

Clint Eastwood plans to bring to life another true story with the book-to-film adaptation of “The 15:17 to Paris: The True Story of a Terrorist, a Train, and Three American Heroes

10 things to know about the International Prize for Arabic Fiction in its 10th anniversary

Thu, Apr. 27, 2017

International Prize for Arabic Fiction (IPAF) was launched in April 2007 in Abu Dhabi. It was modeled on the esteemed Man Booker Prize to acknowledge high quality works of Arabic fiction, and celebrate the writers.

Gallery hopes to spread hiking culture among Egyptians

Fri, Apr. 28, 2017

A gallery documenting the trips of an Egyptian hiking group hopes to turn more Egyptians into hikers.

Inside Deir al-Maymun, A Historic Egyptian Coptic Village

Fri, Apr. 28, 2017

The village of Deir Al-Maymun is located on the eastern banks of the Nile, around 100 km south of Cairo. It is said that Saint Antony’s asceticism lies at the origins of the village’s founding.

Shot on Location

Thu, Apr. 27, 2017

Throwback to three classic movies shot in Egypt

Azza Fahmy Goes to El Gouna Thursday

Wed, Apr. 26, 2017

Premier luxury Egyptian jewelry house Azza Fahmy Jewelry is partnering with El-Gouna Beach Polo Silver Cup event.