Samar Samir

Are national IDs preventing Egyptian expats from voting?

Thu, Mar. 15, 2018

A total of 9,000 expatriates are ineligible to vote due to their unspecified residential addresses in Egypt; however, Makaram expected the number is more.

For better Arab-Turkey ties: UAE FM puts how-to-guide for Ankara

Sat, Mar. 10, 2018

UAE Foreign Minister’s comments could be another direct message to the Turkish government to change its policy in the region.

Egyptian army’s anti-terrorism operations since 2011

Sat, Feb. 10, 2018

Following the 2011 Revolution, terrorists have settled in Sinai.Since then the Armed Forces have launched massive operations to root terrorism out

Prison sentence against Morsi’s nephew overturned

Thu, Feb. 8, 2018

Egypt’s Court of Cassation has overturned the one-year prison sentence against a nephew of former Islamist President Mohamed Morsi.

Parliament Approves Tougher Penalties for Building on Arable Lands

Thu, Jan. 11, 2018

Building on arable lands is banned, with violators potentially facing penalties punishable for up to five years in prison and a fine between LE 100,000 (US$ 5,648) and LE 5 million.

Fallen from Grace: Rabbi Hayyim El-Imshati Synagogue

Sat, Dec. 30, 2017

A look at Jewish heritage sits and a once-significant Jewish synagogue that has fallen through bureaucratic cracks and left in ruins.

Timeline: Egypt’s nuclear history

Mon, Dec. 11, 2017

After 54 years of struggle to own a nuclear reactor, Egypt starts its first nuclear power plant in cooperation with Russia.

Brazil eyes food production, tourism, health invest. in Egypt

Tue, Nov. 21, 2017

In light of Egypt’s latest participation in the ninth annual BRICS summit in September, President of Brazil-Africa Institution discussed potential cooperation.