Egypt announces blood donation service in cooperation with Facebook

Thu, 11 Jun 2020 - 11:26 GMT

Health Minister Hala Zayed announced that the ministry cooperated with Facebook to regulate blood plasma donation.

Petitions against appointing Yemini Tawakkol Karman as Facebook Oversight Board member

Wed, 13 May 2020 - 01:29 GMT

Appointing Yemini Tawakkol Karman as member of the Oversight Board affiliated with Facebook earlier in May has raised international concern that turned into petitions published on change. Org platform

Defendant in custody for 15 days over assuming top prosecutor’s name

Sat, 02 May 2020 - 09:35 GMT

A judge has ordered keeping a defendant in custody for 15 days pending investigations over using the name of the country’s prosecutor general to create a false Facebook account.

Infamous social media influencer Haneen Hossam accused of human traffiking, inciting debauchery

Sat, 25 Apr 2020 - 02:25 GMT

In the footage posted on Likee, she offered girls and women the chance to “work from home and earn around £2,025 to £2,430 for making live videos and talking to strangers.”

Yanni to perform online live concert on Facebook, YouTube on Apr.14

Mon, 13 Apr 2020 - 02:48 GMT

Acclaimed international musician Yanni will perform online live concert on his official Instagram account on April 14 at 12 p.m. US time.

No stage, no problem: Russian ballet dancers perform in kitchens for online fans

Fri, 10 Apr 2020 - 06:04 GMT

They have compiled their moves into a short but entertaining video.

Facebook lowers video quality in Latin America, following Europe

Tue, 24 Mar 2020 - 12:45 GMT

Facebook Inc will lower video streaming quality on its platform and on Instagram in Latin America, replicating measures adopted in Europe, to ease network congestion in a region that is starting to feel the grip of the coronavirus.

Facebook launches COVID Information Center

Thu, 19 Mar 2020 - 09:54 GMT

It includes real-time updates from national health authorities and global organizations such as the World Health Organization.

Egypt cooperates with Facebook to launch anti-coronavirus awareness campaign

Sun, 15 Mar 2020 - 03:23 GMT

Facebook CEO announced that his company will support the ministries of health worldwide and the World Health Organization to raise awareness of coronavirus risks.

Let's come together to tax tech giants, say G20 officials eyeing $100 billion boost

Sat, 22 Feb 2020 - 11:26 GMT

Leading world economies must show unity in dealing with aggressive “tax optimization” by global digital giants like Google (GOOGL.O), Amazon (AMZN.O) and Facebook

‘Terrorists’ confess being part of Turkish scheme to harm Egypt’s security

Wed, 22 Jan 2020 - 05:00 GMT

The Egyptian Interior Ministry said it managed on Wednesday to thwart a scheme to harm national security as the anniversary of the January revolution in 2011 looms, saying the schemes were directed by Muslim Brotherhood figures in Turkey.

Ukraine PM offers resignation after leaked recording

Fri, 17 Jan 2020 - 08:57 GMT

He said the audio "artificially created an impression that my team and I do not respect the president".

Instagram bans influencers from promoting vaping products

Thu, 19 Dec 2019 - 11:36 GMT

"Our advertising policies have long prohibited the advertisement of these products, and we will begin enforcement on this in the coming weeks."

Fed warns of risks from rapid spread of Libra

Wed, 18 Dec 2019 - 10:53 GMT

Expected to launch in the first half of 2020, Libra is designed to be backed by a basket of currency assets to avoid the wild swings of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies.

Facebook open to currency-pegged stablecoins for Libra project

Mon, 21 Oct 2019 - 10:19 GMT

David Marcus, who heads the Libra project for Facebook, told a banking seminar the group’s main goal remained to create a more efficient payments system,

How this Egyptian media figure tricked the Muslim Brotherhood into exposing the way they promote fake news

Tue, 24 Sep 2019 - 12:58 GMT

Terrorist Muslim Brotherhood web trolls have been attempting to stage mass protests across Egypt through sowing discord and spreading fake news.

Twitter, Facebook accuse China of using fake accounts to undermine Hong Kong protests

Tue, 20 Aug 2019 - 10:30 GMT

Twitter Inc (TWTR.N) and Facebook Inc (FB.O) said on Monday they had dismantled a state-backed social media campaign originating in mainland China that sought to undermine protests in Hong Kong.

Social media insults might fine up to LE 20k

Wed, 14 Aug 2019 - 12:03 GMT

Article no. 303 of Egypt’s Penal Code stipulates that the penalty of insulting or harassing using telecommunications equipment to a fine not more than LE 20K.

Facebook’s Cryptocurrency: A Game Changer

Wed, 14 Aug 2019 - 08:14 GMT

Will Facebook be able to turn Libra into a global currency?

Why Facebook barred Khaled Salah from disproving smear campaign?

Tue, 30 Jul 2019 - 08:58 GMT

Khaled Salah, Editor-in-Chief of private Youm7 newspaper has personally responded to baseless sexual accusations that was circulated by pro-Muslim Brotherhood platforms against him.