Al Ahly Sabbour CEO on Covid-19 and the Real Estate Sector

Wed, 09 Sep 2020 - 09:58 GMT

Ahmed Sabbour speaks about the company’s new approaches to deal with the impact of COVID-19 and how the latter have reflected on market dynamics.

Changing the Startup Scene with Technology

Wed, 19 Jun 2019 - 10:13 GMT

International tech companies have been playing a significant role in the startup scene in Egypt, such as IBM which has worked with hundreds of startups.

Introducing Digital Badging To Egypt

Tue, 18 Jun 2019 - 10:15 GMT

Badgewell, currently being incubated by NUTech Space with the support of IBM, is a digital badging and business solutions company.

Digitizing Health Information Exchange

Mon, 17 Jun 2019 - 10:19 GMT

Incubated by Falak Startups, Bypa-ss is an Egyptian healthcare IT company working to enable clinics, hospitals, individuals and other healthcare providers to use digital Healthcare Information Exchange.

Forbes Middle East’s '30 Under 30' celebrates 7 Egyptians

Fri, 15 Mar 2019 - 11:25 GMT

Forbes Middle East’s 30 under 30 2019's list included seven Egyptian figures.

A Voice of the Diaspora

Mon, 21 Jan 2019 - 09:55 GMT

San Francisco-based, Ethiopian-born singer-songwriter Meklit Hadero oscillates between cultures and genres with a smoothness and fluency only a hybrid as distinctive as herself can manage to achieve.

The Search for Different Voices

Sun, 20 Jan 2019 - 10:12 GMT

The Global Media Makers initiative highlights inspiring Egyptian film projects in search of a global language audiences from around the world can all understand

The connection That Matter

Wed, 12 Dec 2018 - 12:14 GMT

When this singer, model and student were cast together in the TV hit drama Ka2enoh Embare7 their careers skyrocketed, shooting the up-and-coming trio to instant fame.

Fantastic al-Fayoum

Mon, 26 Nov 2018 - 09:48 GMT

Fayoum’s rolling sandy hills and calm salt waters of Lake Qarun make for a bucolic and stress-free jaunt, offering amazing vistas, crafts and hospitality.

EgyptAir stands by 'surreal' Drew Barrymore interview

Thu, 04 Oct 2018 - 10:30 GMT

EgyptAir stood by its story Thursday after US actress Drew Barrymore's spokesperson denied she took part in an interview with the airline's in-flight magazine.

New York Review of Books editor departs after outrage over #MeToo essay

Thu, 20 Sep 2018 - 08:19 GMT

Ian Buruma, the editor of the prestigious New York Review of Books, has left his position after being roundly criticized for publishing an essay.

Model Alexa Chung's brand takes off at London Fashion Week

Sun, 16 Sep 2018 - 01:05 GMT

British model and television host Alexa Chung used an airport theme for her London Fashion Week debut on Saturday.

Weinstein accuser reveals video of apparent harassment

Thu, 13 Sep 2018 - 08:16 GMT

Video footage emerged Wednesday showing disgraced movie mogul Harvey Weinstein apparently sexually harassing a woman .

Promise of a Home: Egypt tackles crisis of homeless children

Mon, 02 Jul 2018 - 03:57 GMT

Two years into Egypt’s first comprehensive program to tackle a long-standing phenomenon of homeless children in the gloomy streets, Egypt Today closely shadows the project’s components in the streets and behind the walls of its institutions.

Suffering in Silence

Tue, 13 Mar 2018 - 07:47 GMT

Endometriosis is a condition that affects 10 percent of women worldwide; more often than not, it goes undiagnosed and misunderstood

CSW’s 62nd session focuses on empowering rural women

Mon, 12 Mar 2018 - 12:09 GMT

The 62nd session of the UN Commission on the Status of Women (CSW 62) kicks off on Monday, shedding light on actions required by governments and the international community to achieve gender justice, especially for rural women and girls.

Dena Mekawi: a success story in the making

Sun, 11 Mar 2018 - 04:59 GMT

She grew up alone and different, ashamed of declaring she was Egyptian or Muslim; but today, she is a social entrepreneur and a youth representative to the UN.

Hend Sabry: A Woman of Character

Fri, 09 Mar 2018 - 02:44 GMT

The girl next door with a good head on her shoulders and a gorgeous smile on her face, Hend Sabry is the epitome of a strong Arab mother who can juggle it all with effortless grace, endless passion and total dedication to her family and daughters

Your Guide to D-CAF’s Latest Edition

Wed, 07 Mar 2018 - 05:19 GMT

In downtown’s most renowned theaters and cinemas, on the roofs and in the city’s historic streets, Downtown Contemporary Arts Festival is coming back from March 8 to 29 with a set of dazzling performances and a long-term mission to revive Arab arts.

Garage Magazine: The art of comics recreated with sophistication

Sun, 25 Feb 2018 - 07:00 GMT

Garage Magazine is a semiannual book of comics that features a new direction for the art of comics in Egypt, founded by two Egyptian artists