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Coptic churches in Germany celebrate Christmas with Sisi offering greetings

Thu, 07 Jan 2021 - 11:01 GMT

Egyptian Ambassador in Berlin Khaled Galal conveyed Sisi's greetings to the Coptic community in Germany on the occasion of Christmas.

Pope Tawadros leads Christmas Mass at St. Bishoy Monastery without crowds

Thu, 07 Jan 2021 - 12:33 GMT

Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria led the Christmas mass in the monastery of St. Anba Bishoy, in Wadi Natrun, Wednesday without any attendance of audience due to coronavirus.

Sisi congratulates Egyptians on Christmas, says celebrations unique example of coexistence

Wed, 06 Jan 2021 - 11:55 GMT

Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah El Sisi congratulated Egyptians on the occasion of Christmas and the new year.

Sisi wishes Egyptians merry Christmas over video conference with Pope Tawadros II

Wed, 06 Jan 2021 - 06:27 GMT

President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi met with Pope Tawadros II over a video conference to wish Copts and all Egyptians a merry Christmas, which is celebrated by Orthodox Christians on Jan. 7.

Egypt’s Theater Art House shows resume in celebration of Christmas starting on January 7

Wed, 06 Jan 2021 - 02:55 GMT

Head of the Theater Art House Ismail Mukhtar, said that the performances of the Theater Art House will return to its theaters again, starting January 7, which coincides with the celebrations of Christmas.

Egypt’s culture min. congratulates Copts, all Egyptians on the occasion of Christmas

Wed, 06 Jan 2021 - 01:16 GMT

Abdel Dayem said that Egypt remains a model of tolerance and coexistence and a unique example of the unity of the national fabric over the years.

Egypt’s mufti greets Christians on New Year

Fri, 01 Jan 2021 - 11:00 GMT

Allam stressed that the Muslims' celebration of the New Year is permissible and not forbidden.

Pope Tawadros II wishes Happy New Year, says God's will to guide humanity

Thu, 31 Dec 2020 - 12:31 GMT

He wished the New Year would be full of happiness, welfare, safety, protection, love, health and prosperity to all humankind.

President Sisi greets Egyptian expats on new year occasion

Wed, 30 Dec 2020 - 10:45 GMT

The president had greeted Thursday world leaders on the occasion of Christmas.

State of security heightened ahead of New Year: Interior Minister

Tue, 29 Dec 2020 - 03:25 GMT

Minister of Interior Mahmoud Tawfiq has said his ministry will not allow practices violating the law and will put the security state on the maximum degree of alert during the coming period.

Egypt’s Ministry of Culture suspends all activities related to New Year celebrations

Tue, 29 Dec 2020 - 01:46 GMT

The Egyptian Ministry of Culture celebrated Christmas and will celebrate the New Year for the first time on its official YouTube channel.

15 remarks by Al-Azhar Imam on Christians and their holidays

Sun, 27 Dec 2020 - 01:10 GMT

Egypt Today has compiled statements by Al-Azhar Imam Dr. Ahmed al-Tayeb in relation to Christians and their holidays as Christmas of Orthodox Christians, the sect of the majority of Christians in Egypt, approaches on Jan. 7.

Egypt's pres. wishes world leaders merry Christmas, peoples prosperity

Thu, 24 Dec 2020 - 02:48 GMT

On the Arab scale, the president greeted his Lebanese counterpart Michel Aoun.

Egypt’s Min. of Culture celebrates Christmas, New Year on official YouTube Channel on Dec. 25

Thu, 24 Dec 2020 - 01:10 GMT

For the first time, Egypt’s Ministry of Culture celebrates the Christmas and New Year holidays on its official YouTube channel.

Closing times for shops, cafés ‘mandatory,’ no exceptions on Christmas, New Year - Minister

Sun, 20 Dec 2020 - 02:23 GMT

The Ministry of Tourism has cancelled all New Year celebrations at hotels and restaurants to avoid the spread of Coronavirus pandemic.

Egypt’s Dar al-Iftaa’s Observatory warns of ISIS attacks during Christmas celebrations

Sat, 19 Dec 2020 - 01:55 GMT

The IS group published a message titled “Graceless against Infidels,” calling upon its lone wolves to carry out attacks during the celebrations of Christmas.

Early Christmas Celebration Event at Baron Hotel Heliopolis Cairo

Thu, 17 Dec 2020 - 03:11 GMT

Media people and bloggers gather for an early Christmas Brunch at Baron Hotel Heliopolis Cairo

Splendid Venues To Glam Up Your Festive Season

Thu, 17 Dec 2020 - 11:34 GMT

Glam up your Christmas and New Year's Eve at these splendid venues.

Egypt is far from earthquake belt: Official

Wed, 16 Dec 2020 - 03:59 GMT

Egypt has witnessed a number of tremors over the past weeks, which made many people expect a major earthquake to hit the country.

Egypt’s Church celebrates Christmas with candlelit after cancelling annual ceremony

Wed, 16 Dec 2020 - 02:06 GMT

The Episcopal Church celebrates the Christmas Mass on the night of December 25 at the church’s headquarters in Zamalek.

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