North America

Egypt’s Mohamed Hamaki postpones his 1st ever North American tour in solidarity with Palestine

Tue, 14 Nov 2023 - 11:05 GMT

Egypt’s Mohamed Hamaki postponed his first-ever North American tour in solidarity with Palestine.

Egypt, representing 108 countries, proposes solutions on funding peace-building at UN Security Council

Thu, 28 Apr 2022 - 02:37 GMT

Those are African and European countries as well as some Asian, North American, South American and Caribbean countries.

Memory of the day: Egypt’s King Fouad inaugurates Almaza Airport in 1932

Wed, 02 Jun 2021 - 11:23 GMT

On June 2, many important events took place.

EgyptAir to increase number of flights during summer 2020

Mon, 16 Dec 2019 - 01:20 GMT

EgyptAir airlines announced on Monday it will increase the number of flights to several destinations in Europe, Asia, Africa, North America and the Middle East

Box Office: 'Halloween' slashes franchise record with $77.5 million launch

Mon, 22 Oct 2018 - 10:45 GMT

“Halloween” made a killing in North America, earning $77.5 million when the slasher film launched in 3,928 locations.

Natural disasters saddle Swiss Re with $1.1 bn claims

Fri, 19 Oct 2018 - 06:53 GMT

Swiss reinsurance giant Swiss Re said Thursday that it had received over $1 billion in claims after recent natural disasters, including powerful typhoons in Japan, and hurricanes and wildfires in North America.

Mexico auto group AMIA says will work to include Canada in NAFTA

Wed, 29 Aug 2018 - 05:00 GMT

Mexico's auto association AMIA said on Tuesday it would keep participating in the renegotiations of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA).

NAFTA talks held up by autos, Mexican splits on energy

Sat, 25 Aug 2018 - 01:10 GMT

The prospect of a quick deal between Mexico and the United States retreated on Friday.

With Egypt's support, FIFA members to choose host of 2026 World Cup

Sun, 10 Jun 2018 - 11:49 GMT

It is expected that all FIFA members (211) will vote for the favorite host. It is the first time for this system as it was known that only FIFA committee members have the right to vote.

North America 2026 World Cup bid outscores Morocco after inspection

Sat, 02 Jun 2018 - 04:00 GMT

The three-nation United States-led bid to host the 2026 World Cup outscored its rival Morocco as both passed an inspection of their facilities and infrastructure, global soccer body FIFA

‘The World of the Fatimids’ to exhibit in North America

Thu, 01 Mar 2018 - 12:43 GMT

‘The World of the Fatimids’ to exhibit in North America

Oreo maker Mondelez's profit beats on higher demand for key brands

Thu, 01 Feb 2018 - 07:50 GMT

Mondelez posted a quarterly profit that beat estimates on Wednesday, benefiting from strong demand for Cadbury Dairy Milk and Oreo cookies in Europe and growth in emerging markets.

North American 2026 World Cup bid yet to get government guarantees

Tue, 23 Jan 2018 - 07:00 GMT

North American bid to host the 2026 World Cup has not secured the government guarantees on visa-free travel plus work permit and tax exemptions demanded by FIFA

CONCACAF agrees to launch new Nations League

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 - 05:00 GMT

CONCACAF's governing council has agreed to launch a new Nations League tournament, for teams in North and Central America and the Caribbean.

U.S. demands regional steel, aluminum in NAFTA auto rules

Sat, 14 Oct 2017 - 05:10 GMT

The Trump administration is demanding the use of North American-made steel, aluminum, copper and plastic resins in cars and trucks.

Toyota seeking to halve Japan car models as domestic market shrinks

Thu, 12 Oct 2017 - 09:15 GMT

Toyota Motor Corp is aiming to halve the number of car models it sells at home by 2025.

Box Office: 'Mother!' Crumbles With $7.5 Million

Mon, 18 Sep 2017 - 08:48 GMT

It” continues to post terrifyingly huge numbers, while “Mother!” opens with a thud.

Rise of the globetrotter

Sat, 09 Sep 2017 - 11:37 GMT

International tourist numbers grew 6.4 per cent in the first half of 2017, the strongest half-year figures in seven years.

Toronto film fest looks at survival - in war, chaos, social strife

Tue, 05 Sep 2017 - 09:30 GMT

he race for the Oscars heats up this week at the Toronto International Film Festival, where a raft of films will focus on survival in dark times, with mounting political.

Aveva to tie-up with Schneider Electric in software deal

Tue, 05 Sep 2017 - 08:02 GMT

Britain’s Aveva Group said on Tuesday it had agreed to combine with Schneider Electric’s software business to create a London.