Dania Akkawi

Permanent higher committee for human rights to be established in Egypt

Sat, Sep. 1, 2018

The Egyptian government approved a draft resolution regarding the formation of a permanent higher committee for human rights during a meeting on Wednesday.

Chairman of MLCU given membership in the National Council of Payments

Thu, Aug. 30, 2018

The National Payment Council was created as a way to encourage digital payments, thus reducing informal financial transactions.

Disney live shows return to Egypt

Wed, Aug. 29, 2018

Disney Live shows will return to Egypt according to a press conference held by the Minister of Tourism Rania Al Mashat yesterday under the auspices of the Ministries of Tourism, Investment and International Cooperation.

Organ donation hoped to become new culture in Egypt

Wed, Aug. 29, 2018

Sheikh Khalid al-Gendy, a member of the Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs, announced that he will be attending Sherif al-Gazar’s funeral and that he too wants to have his organs donated, after death, so that people in need may benefit.

Parents request schools for the blind in every area

Wed, Aug. 29, 2018

A number of parents are asking the Minister of Education, Tarek Shawki, to establish a school or classroom for students with special needs in each residential area.

6 sentenced to death over attacking police ambush

Tue, Aug. 28, 2018

The Criminal Cairo Court ruled on Tuesday, that six individuals were found guilty of encroaching and attacking a special police unit and will be executed for their crimes.

Street children need to be helped, not ignored

Sun, Aug. 26, 2018

Although several charity organizations collect money for such purpose, it is not always clear cut or certain that the money reaches those in need.

6 astronomical phenomena to expect in the next few days

Sun, Aug. 26, 2018

Over the next few days, Egyptian skies and much of the Arab region will witness six astronomical phenomena.