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EU considers 60-minute deadline for social networks to remove terrorist content

Tue, Aug. 21, 2018

The European Commission is considering imposing an hour-long deadline for social networks to remove terrorist and extremist content to avoid the risk of being fined.

ATMs offering coins for citizens to be operated in Cairo soon: Finance Ministry

Tue, Aug. 21, 2018

The Finance Ministry is considering signing an agreement with a European company to buy a number of ATMs that would enable citizens to get coins in exchange for banknotes (paper money).

Lebanese minister praises Egypt's efforts to combat terror

Tue, Aug. 21, 2018

Lebanese Minister of Information Melhem al Rayashi has praised efforts exerted by Egypt to combat terrorism, describing them as "excellent".

100, 000 worshippers perform Eid prayers at Aqsa mosque

Tue, Aug. 21, 2018

Nearly 100,000 worshippers performed Eid al-Adha prayers at Al Aqsa Mosque on Tuesday.

Trade Ministry: export duties on fresh, frozen fish extended for one year

Tue, Aug. 21, 2018

Minister of Trade and Industry Amr Nassar has issued a decision to continue levying export duties on fresh and frozen Egyptian fish for an additional one year.

Sisi performs Eidul Adha prayers at Mohammed Karim Mosque

Tue, Aug. 21, 2018

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi performed Eidul Adha prayers at Mohammed Karim Mosque in the Mediterranean sea port city of Alexandria on Tuesday morning.

In pics: Hundreds of thousands perform Eid prayers in squares

Tue, Aug. 21, 2018

Hundreds of thousands of Egyptians performed on Tuesday Eidul Adha (Greater Bairam) prayers in public yards and squares across the country.

Salah's Liverpool beat Crystal Palace in Premier League clash

Tue, Aug. 21, 2018

Liverpool achieved a 2-0 victory over Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park in a Premier League clash Monday.