South Korea to ban cryptocurrency traders from using anonymous bank accounts

Tue, Jan. 23, 2018
 A collection of Bitcoin (virtual currency) tokens are displayed in this picture illustration taken December 8, 2017. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier/Illustration/Files

The bitcoin price in South Korea extended loss following the latest regulatory announcement, down 3.34 percent at $12,699 as of 0409 GMT, according to Bithumb, the country’s second-largest virtual currency exchange.

Ancient Egyptian Queens: Nefertari: King Ramses II's Wife

Mon, Jan. 22, 2018

Egypt Today continues its Ancient Egyptian Queens series; the selected queen for today is Queen Nefertari, the most beautiful queen on earth and Ramses II's wife.

Samir Seif; jury head of Catholic Center Cinema Festival

Mon, Jan. 22, 2018

The Egyptian Catholic Centre Cinema Festival's management chose veteran director Samir Seif to be the jury head of the 66th edition of the festival.

Egyptian film 'Villa 69' to screen at Magnolia

Mon, Jan. 22, 2018

“Villa 69” film (2013) will screen at Magnolia Leaves of Art on Thursday January 25.

Enjoy Venice but check café prices, don't walk with baggage

Mon, Jan. 22, 2018

One of the most unique cities in the world, a city of water canals and bridges, with no cars, buses or any type of vehicles allowed.

Ahmed Mekky: Street Smarts

Mon, Jan. 22, 2018

Egyptian actor and rapper Ahmed Mekky tells the story behind his top-ranking song that brings back a nostalgic vibe of the old days, their ethics and morals.

Dima Rashid Charming the Stars

Sat, Jan. 20, 2018

Jewelry designer Dima Rashid talks about self confidence, hard work and being in the right place at the right time.

At The Cinema

Wed, Jan. 17, 2018

What to catch on the big screen this month?