Memory of the day: Former Egyptian Prime Minister Mustafa el-Nahhas agrees with leaders of his government to cancel two treaties in 1951

Thu, 07 Oct 2021 - 11:52 GMT

In the following lines, ET sheds light on the most important world events that took place on October 7.

Memory of the day: Sabra & Shatila massacre takes place in Lebanon in 1982

Thu, 16 Sep 2021 - 11:53 GMT

On September 16, many important events took place.

Memory of the day: Ali Maher Pasha's Ministry in Egypt submits its resignation in 1952

Tue, 07 Sep 2021 - 12:58 GMT

On September 7, many important events took place.

Memory of the day: Jerusalem falls to Crusaders during First Crusade in 1099

Thu, 15 Jul 2021 - 01:18 GMT

On July 15, many important events took place.

200 skeletons discovered in coastal church in Britain spanning back to Middle Ages

Tue, 06 Jul 2021 - 01:20 GMT

Archaeologists are working to find as many burials as possible before coastal erosion sweeps the medieval Welsh cemetery into the sea, ancient-origins reports.

ECS: Egypt-UK trade exchange valued at £519 mln in Q1

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 - 02:49 GMT

The volume of Egypt's exports to the UK reached about £219 million during the first quarter of the current year, compared to £223 million registered in the corresponding period of the year before, the ECS director noted.

Memory of the day: Egypt’s Alexandria witnesses a wave of violence in 1882

Thu, 10 Jun 2021 - 12:44 GMT

On June 10, many important events took place.

Egyptian-British cooperation to support transport sector in Egypt discussed

Wed, 26 May 2021 - 12:20 GMT

Both sides affirmed the deep Egyptian-British relations, and historical cooperation between the two countries in the field of railways, according to a statement by the UK Embassy in Cairo.

Sykes-Picot, a dangerous agreement that divided the Arab world

Sun, 16 May 2021 - 02:14 GMT

May 16, 1916, is an important date because of the Sykes-Picot Agreement and the disasters that resulted from it that resulted in the division of the Arab region into several countries.

Memory of the day: Britain forbids slave trade between Africa & America in 1807

Tue, 02 Mar 2021 - 03:36 GMT

On March 2, many important events that changed the world map took place.

Jordan suspends flights to/from UK, Arabia, Kuwait

Tue, 22 Dec 2020 - 10:53 GMT

The Royal Jordanian (RJ) announced the suspension of all flights from/to London, effective December 21 until January 3, 2021, due to a new strain of the coronavirus detected in Britain, Petra reported Tuesday.

Covid’s new strain likely to exist in Egypt: Ministry of Health official

Mon, 21 Dec 2020 - 09:50 GMT

Covid’s new strain, which has been announced to be found in Britain is likely to exist in Egypt according to Mohamed al Nady, member of the scientific committee to confront Coronavirus at the Ministry of Health.

British grandma is first in world to get Pfizer vaccine outside trial

Tue, 08 Dec 2020 - 10:52 GMT

Margaret Keenan, a 90-year-old grandmother, on Tuesday became the first person in the world to receive the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine.

Interview: Egypt-UK Economic Relations on an Upward Trend

Mon, 23 Nov 2020 - 11:37 GMT

Chairman of the Egyptian-British Chamber of Commerce Ian Gray speaks about investment opportunities in Egypt, and the prospects of bilateral economic relations in the near future.

Egypt’s 1st Virtual Business Week event kicks off Monday

Mon, 09 Nov 2020 - 04:20 GMT

It is organized by the Egyptian British Business Association BEBA and the Egyptian-British Chamber of Commerce (EBCC) in cooperation with the Embassy of the Arab Republic of Egypt in the United Kingdom and the British International Trade Administration (DIT) in Egypt.

Trade volume bet. Egypt, Britain records £1.2B in 8 months: EBCC Chairman Ian Gray to ET

Thu, 05 Nov 2020 - 01:02 GMT

"The total trade volume between Egypt and Britain has steadily increased over the last few years and crossed the £2 billion in 2019."

Trump and Johnson face rubber ridicule as UK's 'Spitting Image' returns

Sun, 04 Oct 2020 - 11:53 GMT

“Spitting Image”, the defining British satirical show of the 1980s, roars back on screens on Saturday to lampoon a new generation of politicians, royals and celebrities in puppet form, led by Donald Trump, Boris Johnson and Prince Harry.

Regal-owner Cineworld to close all U.S., UK and Irish screens

Sun, 04 Oct 2020 - 11:44 GMT

Cineworld, the world’s second-biggest cinema operator, will close all its screens in the United States, Britain and Ireland this week after studios pulled major releases such as the latest James Bond film, a person familiar with the situation said.

Harry and Meghan team up with Netflix in major Hollywood move

Thu, 03 Sep 2020 - 11:41 GMT

Britain’s Prince Harry and his American-born wife Meghan have signed an exclusive multiyear production deal with Netflix Inc.

TV viewing surges during Britain's lockdown, led by streaming services

Wed, 05 Aug 2020 - 11:23 GMT

Britons spent 40% of their waking day watching TV and online video at the height of the COVID-19 lockdown in April.