Egypt, EU agree on 9B Euro fund to develop institutional framework

Thu, Dec. 5, 2019
FILE PHOTO: European Union flags flutter outside the EU Commission headquarters in Brussels, Belgium, March 12, 2018. REUTERS/Yves Herman/File Photo

An agreement has been reached between the Ministry of Local Development and the European Union, which will provide a 9 billion Euro-fund to finance programs aiming to develop the institutional framework of local governing.

Ashraf Zaki appointed as head of Academy of Arts

Thu, Dec. 5, 2019

Zaki has been the temporary head of the Academy of Arts since 2018, succeeding Ahlam Younis, who reached the legal age of retirement.

Ahmed Ezz’s 'Aladdin' promotional posters released

Thu, Dec. 5, 2019

Promotional posters of Ahmed Ezz’s new play “Aladdin” have been released ahead of its staging in KSA within the activities of Riyadh Season.

Cairo Symphony Orchestra to perform concert on Dec. 7

Thu, Dec. 5, 2019

Cairo Symphony Orchestra led by maestro Peter Itrop Larsen will perform a concert at Cairo Opera House's Grand Theatre on Dec. 7 at 8 p.m.

Egypt tops Independent’s list of best places to visit in 2020

Wed, Dec. 4, 2019

The article reported that the experts believe that Egypt should be visited next year,especially after the resumption of flights to Sharm el-Sheikh.

The Talent Hunters

Mon, Nov. 11, 2019

Tania Fares and the Fashion Trust Arabia are looking for new Egyptian designers to mentor.

The “Breadwinners”

Sun, Oct. 27, 2019

Documentary and portrait photographer Lina Geoushy zooms in on the significant role played by female housekeepers in Egyptian society, combatting the stigma and highlighting heroic stories of hard work and dignified sacrifices.

Limitless Talents: Sarah Essam

Sun, Oct. 27, 2019

Stoke City striker and first Egyptian woman to join the English Premier League Sarah Essam speaks about her passion for football and her path to success.