Egypt Today

Sherine Abdel Wahab to release her new album on October 8

Mon, Sep. 24, 2018

Egyptian singer and actress Sherine Abdel Wahab will release her new album “Nasai” (Forgetful) on October 8, which falls on her birthday.

Light festival dazzles visitors in Portuguese holiday town

Sun, Sep. 23, 2018

Light shows and art installations brightened the streets of Portugal’s Cascais resort town on Friday for the seventh edition of the “Lumina” festival, a dazzling crowd puller showcasing the work of national and international artists.

Egyptian Industries Federation hosts 1st WTO celebration

Thu, Sep. 20, 2018

The celebration will be organized by the Egyptian Export Council for Handicrafts and the Egyptian Chamber of Handicrafts, under the auspices of the Egyptian Federation of Industries.

Palestinian teen dies from wounds in Gaza unrest: ministry

Sun, Sep. 16, 2018

A Palestinian teenager has died after being shot by Israeli forces last month during protests and clashes along the Gaza border.

Egypt denies cancelling discount on metro tickets for the disabled

Fri, Sep. 14, 2018

People with disabilities can still purchase tickets at a cost of LE 0.5, and students can continue buying discounted tickets.

Min. of culture heads to France to attend Arabesques Festival

Wed, Sep. 12, 2018

Minister of Culture Inas Abdel Dayem headed to France to attend the 13th edition of Arabesques Festival.

First-known Bowie recording auctioned in Britain

Wed, Sep. 12, 2018

In 1963 a 16-year-old David Bowie -- then known by his given name David Jones -- made his first-known recording.

Parts of obelisks at San al-Hagar moved to Grand Egyptian Museum

Wed, Sep. 12, 2018

The Grand Egyptian Museum (GEM) received on Wednesday 11 granite pieces, which are parts of three obelisks found in San al-Hagar.