Egypt Today staff

Egyptian gov’t denies raising price of subsidized bread as of July

Sat, 04 Feb 2023 - 02:22 GMT

The Ministry of Supply and Internal Trade denied the rumors, affirming that authorities continue to sell subsidized bread for 5 piasters per loaf for eligible citizens.

Cairo University President, Chinese Educational Advisor talk strengthening joint academic cooperation

Sat, 04 Feb 2023 - 12:16 GMT

In January, the Cairo University Council approved on the cooperation with Jilin University of China to create a dual bachelor's degree for teaching Arabic to Chinese students.

Publishing data, photos that offend people with disabilities to be punished by LE 200K fine

Sat, 04 Feb 2023 - 12:09 GMT

Egyptian law on rights of persons with disabilities includes many acquired rights that primarily aim to protect people with abilities, obtain their entitlements, and ensure their full integration into society.

Luxor skies witness 45 hot-air balloon flights, carrying 1.2K tourists

Sat, 04 Feb 2023 - 11:49 GMT

The flights on Saturday had the first adventure trip over the temples, pharaonic tombs, and the charming nature and the Nile River, two days after the cancellation of flights due to bad weather and wind speed.

Egypt’s World Youth Forum to announce 5th edition on Saturday

Sat, 04 Feb 2023 - 10:11 GMT

Egypt’s annual World Youth Forum (WYF) will announce its fifth edition in a press conference on Saturday

Egypt purchases 535K tons of Russian wheat; shipments set to arrive in Feb., March

Fri, 03 Feb 2023 - 02:14 GMT

The wheat shipments are set to arrive in the second half of February and the first half of March, a brief statement by the ministry said.

Egypt, EU probe means to boost renewable energy, green hydrogen cooperation

Fri, 03 Feb 2023 - 01:19 GMT

The diplomat had a meeting with Kadri Simson, the EU Commissioner for Energy, Belgian Energy Minister Tinne Van der Straeten and a host of key officials of the EU and Belgian energy companies.

Tremors felt in Egypt’s Hurghada as 4.2-magnitude quake struck north of the city

Fri, 03 Feb 2023 - 12:54 GMT

The dwellers of Hurghada city in Egypt’s Red Sea governorate felt tremors at around 1:40 AM on Friday as a 4.2-magnitude earthquake struck north of the city and lasted for few seconds.

Egyptian companies to implement projects in Senegal with highest quality standards: PM to Sall

Fri, 03 Feb 2023 - 09:49 GMT

The Egyptian companies will implement the projects agreed upon in Senegal at the highest standards of quality, Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly affirmed to Senegalese President Macky Sall.

WATCH IT to present its 1st exclusive series in Ramadan ‘Kashef Mesta’gel’

Fri, 03 Feb 2023 - 09:05 GMT

WATCH IT to present its 1st exclusive series in Ramadan ‘Kashef Mesta’gel’

Suez Canal achieves highest monthly revenue in its history at $802 M

Thu, 02 Feb 2023 - 10:31 GMT

Head of the Suez Canal Authority Osama Rabei said on Thursday the international waterway achieved in January the highest monthly revenue in its history, reaching $802 million, surpassing the record achieved in August by $56.4 million.

Egypt’s FM follows up on incident of Egyptian citizen found dead in his car in Italy

Thu, 02 Feb 2023 - 10:15 GMT

The Egyptian Foreign Ministry said on Thursday that it is closely following up on the incident of an Egyptian citizen who was found dead inside his car in a remote rural area in Cilavegna commune in Italy.

Egypt’s Umm Kulthum to perform at El Sawy Puppet Theater on February 2

Thu, 02 Feb 2023 - 06:48 GMT

Egypt’s Umm Kulthum to perform at El Sawy Puppet Theater on February 2

Egypt's central bank keeps interest rates unchanged during 2023 first meeting

Thu, 02 Feb 2023 - 06:47 GMT

The overnight deposit rate, overnight lending rate, and the rate of the main operation were kept on hold at 16.25 percent, 17.25 percent, and 16.75 percent, respectively.

Egypt’s Crocodile Museum celebrates its 12th anniversary

Thu, 02 Feb 2023 - 06:32 GMT

Egypt’s Crocodile Museum celebrates its 12th anniversary

EGX ends week in week in red zone, market cap. loses LE 11.05B

Thu, 02 Feb 2023 - 05:50 GMT

The benchmark EGX30 decreased 0.93 percent, or 152.06 points, to end at 16,255.73 points.

What Negative Self-Talk Sounds Like & How to Stop It

Thu, 02 Feb 2023 - 05:41 GMT

We all have an inner critic, and the intensity of their talk though varies from one person to another. Sometimes, the voice of that inner critic can be sort of helpful, for instance, when it reminds us that we don’t get enough sleep or that our eating habits are getting worse.

Egypt’s balance of payments hits $523.5M surplus by end of September: CBE

Thu, 02 Feb 2023 - 05:09 GMT

The CBE attributed the surplus to the growing revenues of tourism, Suez Canal as well as petroleum and non-petroleum exports.

LG Showcases Its Latest Display Solutions Under The Theme Of “Life, Be Bloomed” At ISE 2023

Thu, 02 Feb 2023 - 04:31 GMT

LG’s Advanced Display Innovations, including 8K Micro LED, Feature in Interactive Exhibit Along with Immersive Media Art and Digitalized Spaces for Diverse Industries.

Egypt assumes presidency of African Group at UN in New York

Thu, 02 Feb 2023 - 03:40 GMT

Abdel-Khalek also highlighted Egypt’s role in peacekeeping, peace-building, development, confronting climate change, and others