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Over LE 20B in subsidy for Takaful and Karama program: Minister

Wed, Jun. 20, 2018

The minister said Takaful and Karama program covered 5.4 million families where subsidy to the program hit over LE 20 billion in four years.

5M employees get salary hikes in new state budget: official

Wed, Jun. 20, 2018

Kojak revealed three programs at the new state budget that aim to maintain social justice.

Russia criticizes US pullout from UN Human Rights Council

Wed, Jun. 20, 2018

Russia's UN mission said in a statement that the US exit from the Council reflected Washington's unilateral approach to global affairs.

Coalition: We work with Yemeni gov't to restore stability in Hodeidah

Wed, Jun. 20, 2018

Spokesman for the Arab Coalition Supporting the Legitimacy in Yemen said that work with the Yemeni government is ongoing to restore stability in Hodeidah city.

Egyptologist Hawass to give lecture on Pharaonic secrets in Kosovo

Tue, Jun. 19, 2018

Zahi Hawass will head on Wednesday to the capital of Kosovo, Pristina, to give a lecture on the secrets of the Pharaohs.

Assar, Gomaa discuss joint cooperation between their ministries

Tue, Jun. 19, 2018

Assar discussed on Tuesday with Minister of Awqaf Mohamed Mokhtar Gomaa cooperation between their ministries.

Quds Mufti urges action to protect Aqsa against Israeli practices

Tue, Jun. 19, 2018

Mufti of Al Quds Sheikh Mohammed Hussein on Tuesday called for adopting a prompt action to protect Al Aqsa Mosque against the Israeli occupation practices.

Dollar rate stable at major banks of Egypt

Tue, Jun. 19, 2018

The dollar rate stood at LE 17.78 for buying and LE 17.88 for selling at the National Bank of Egypt, Banque Misr and the Commercial International Bank (CIB).