Egypt Today staff

In 48 hours, fire breaks out in another church in Egypt but without injuries

Tue, 16 Aug 2022 - 02:55 GMT

Firefighting forces extinguished Tuesday a fire that broke out in the ground floor of Bishop Beshoy Church in Menya governorate situated in Upper Egypt.

3rd edition of Egyptian Expats Entities Conference kicks off Tuesday

Tue, 16 Aug 2022 - 02:10 GMT

The conference has as main goal acquainting non-resident Egyptians with ongoing development plans and investment opportunities so they would make effective contributions.

What is the 3-day wedding tradition in Halayeb and Shalateen?

Tue, 16 Aug 2022 - 12:22 GMT

The Halayeb and Shalateen region are inhabited by the Bechariya and Ababda tribes, who have three-day wedding traditions.

Member of Egypt's Presidential Pardon Committee says large number of prisoners to be released in few days

Tue, 16 Aug 2022 - 12:16 GMT

Member of the Presidential Pardon Committee Kamal Abou Eita stated in a phone-in Monday that a large number of prisoners would be released in a few days.

Egypt’s ‘ Kira & El Gin’ amasses the highest revenues in the history of Egyptian cinema

Tue, 16 Aug 2022 - 12:14 GMT

Egypt’s ‘ Kira & El Gin’ amasses the highest revenues in the history of Egyptian cinema

Egypt’s Ali el Haggar to perform at the 30th edition of Salah El-Din Citadel Festival for Music & Singing on August 18

Tue, 16 Aug 2022 - 11:35 GMT

Egypt’s Ali el Haggar to perform at the 30th edition of Salah El-Din Citadel Festival for Music & Singing on August 18

How Egypt encouraged investment into green projects

Tue, 16 Aug 2022 - 11:32 GMT

The Egyptian state has put in place a package of incentives to encourage green projects.

97 archaeological coins confiscated at Luxor International Airport

Tue, 16 Aug 2022 - 11:10 GMT

These coins date back to the Ottoman era and are circular coins of different denominations with holes for hanging.

Egypt's gov't aims to enhance transparency, governance during FY 22/23

Tue, 16 Aug 2022 - 10:52 GMT

This will be through developing a transparent system that responds and interacts with the citizens and is subject to societal accountability, while setting clear rules to prevent and reduce corruption.

Egypt’s megastar Amr Diab to perform in Jeddah on August 20

Tue, 16 Aug 2022 - 10:24 GMT

Egypt’s megastar Amr Diab to perform in Jeddah on August 20

Egyptian Health Ministry advise citizens to obtain seasonal flu vaccine

Tue, 16 Aug 2022 - 10:11 GMT

The Egyptian Ministry of Health and Population assured that obtaining the annual influenza vaccine this year provides protection against 4 types of influenza viruses expected to spread this season.

Egypt’s coronavirus infections decline by up to 50%; deaths down by 26%: Health min.

Tue, 16 Aug 2022 - 09:54 GMT

Egypt has reported an average of 182 daily coronavirus cases over the period from 6-10 August and 17 cases have died during the same period, Abdel Ghaffar said earlier this month.

China, Greece, Jordan extend condolences to Egypt over victims of Giza church fire

Mon, 15 Aug 2022 - 07:11 GMT

China, Greece, and Jordan separately extended their condolences to Egypt on Monday a day after a massive tragic fire in a church in the northern Giza governorate killed 41 people and injured 14 others.

Egypt’s president urges contracting with German national railway company DB to operate, manage express electric train system

Mon, 15 Aug 2022 - 06:26 GMT

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi has urged immediately contracting with the German national railway company Deutsche Bahn (DB) to operate and manage the express electric train system in Egypt.

Trying to figure out everything about the new HUAWEI nova Y70? Here we answer all your questions about Huawei's latest entry-level phone with the longest battery life

Mon, 15 Aug 2022 - 04:34 GMT

The phone comes with an incredible 6000mAh battery, an expansive 6.75-inch display, a great trio of cameras, and more. Here's everything you need to know about this new smartphone.

154K children examined within early detection of genetic diseases initiative: Health Ministry

Mon, 15 Aug 2022 - 03:24 GMT

The initiative, in its first phase, aims to examine 19 genetic diseases in new-borns in the nurseries of the ministry’s hospitals nationwide, said Health Ministry Spokesman Hossam Abdel Ghaffar.

Egypt's PM follows up on status of utility projects carried out nationwide

Mon, 15 Aug 2022 - 03:08 GMT

The prime minister directed the officials concerned to facilitate the necessary procedures for manufacturers with a view to strengthening the local utility equipment industry, Cabinet Spokesman Nader Saad said.

5 Delicious & Healthier Snack Alternatives to Keep You Full

Mon, 15 Aug 2022 - 02:46 GMT

The next time you feel like grabbing some chips or ice cream, try one of these delicious snacks instead.

Unemployment rate in Egypt stabilizes at 7.2% during Q2 of 2022

Mon, 15 Aug 2022 - 02:39 GMT

The estimated size of the labor force recorded 29.985 million individuals, compared to 29.895 million individuals during the previous quarter, with an increase of 0.3 percent.

Egypt receives condolences from all over the world over Abo Sefein church fire

Mon, 15 Aug 2022 - 02:37 GMT

Egypt has been receiving serval calls and cables from all over the world offering condolences over the victims killed in the huge fire that swept through the Coptic Church in Imamba, Sunday.