Swedish Academy defends choice for 2019 Nobel literature prize

Fri, Oct. 18, 2019

The Swedish Academy has defended its decision to award the 2019 Nobel Prize for Literature to Austrian writer Peter Handke, saying he had made provocative comments but had not supported bloodshed.

Elissa to perform in Alexandria on Dec.12

Fri, Oct. 18, 2019

Lebanese star Elissa will perform a massive concert in Alexandria on December 12.

‘Abwab el-Rahma’ to be screened at Zawya Cinema on Oct. 17

Thu, Oct. 17, 2019

The film, which will be screened on Oct. 17 at 7 pm discusses the story of Nadia, a mother of a newborn girl in Cairo. Her daughter Laila was born as a result of a relationship outside of legal marriage.

Reprieve for Thomas Cook's UK stores as Hays Travel deal saves up to 2,500 jobs

Wed, Oct. 16, 2019

Hays Travel will buy all of Thomas Cook’s British travel agent shops, potentially saving up to 2,500 jobs and providing a rare boost for high streets across the country.

Zero-Waste Summers

Fri, Aug. 30, 2019

With Sahel season in full force, Zero Waste Egypt urges holidaymakers to summer in waste-free fashion.

On The Rails

Sat, Jul. 27, 2019

Booking railway tickets will become at travelers’ fingertips, as they will be allowed to conclude the process through their phones.

Go Clean: Pioneering Household Recycling

Fri, Jul. 12, 2019

Exchanging recyclables for cash, Go Clean has taken the recycling industry in Egypt by storm.