20.8M women examined under Egyptian Women's Health Initiative

Wed, 01 Dec 2021 - 11:39 GMT

The initiative was launched by President Abdel Fattah El Sisi in July 2019, Health Ministry Sokesman Hossam Abdel Ghaffar said.

Egyptian prosecution accuses woman of indecent behavior over ‘sexual cupcakes’ incident

Tue, 19 Jan 2021 - 11:06 GMT

A woman is facing charge of committing indecent behavior after she was arrested over making cupcakes decorated with a 3D shape of genitals.

Egypt’s top prosecutor ordered referring woman accused of assaulting police officer to criminal court

Sat, 05 Sep 2020 - 04:50 GMT

The assault by the woman has left wounds on the officer, in addition to intentionally damaging properties that she does not possess resulting in financial damage.

Italian amb. supports talents of young Egyptian women

Wed, 17 Apr 2019 - 10:10 GMT

Italian Ambassador in Cairo Giampaolo Cantini has voiced support for talents of young Egyptian women who are influenced by Italian arts and designs.

Health Ministry urges women to benefit from breast cancer examination campaign

Tue, 02 Apr 2019 - 02:12 GMT

Ministry of Health urged women in various governorates to head to cars mobile for early detection of breast cancer.

Sisi honored Loula Zaklama as one of women role models on the Mother’s Day celebration

Tue, 02 Apr 2019 - 10:12 GMT

She is the founder of the first Egyptian communication agency “Rada Research and Public Relations”.

Avon Partners with Entreprenelle to Support Women Empowerment on International Women’s Day

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 - 12:57 GMT

Avon, the company for women, has partnered with Entreprenelle, a social development and business impact organization that aims to empower local womenز

On International Women's Day, Sudan's Bashir orders release of female detainees

Sat, 09 Mar 2019 - 09:38 GMT

Bashir ordered the release of all women arrested in connection with anti-government demonstrations, hours after protesters marched in the two largest city.

Aging Singapore: 90-year old noodle vendor helps keep foodie culture alive

Wed, 06 Mar 2019 - 09:53 GMT

Leong Yuet Meng cannot walk more than 10 meters without assistance. Yet, the frail 90-year-old still runs a wanton noodle stall in downtown Singapore.

Egypt committed to promoting role of women in economy: WB

Mon, 04 Mar 2019 - 11:29 GMT

Regional director of the World Bank for Egypt, Yemen and Djibouti Wes lauded the Egyptian commitment towards promoting the participation of women in economy.

Sisi attaches special importance to women role in Africa after chairing AU: Immigration min.

Sat, 08 Dec 2018 - 12:57 GMT

Makram said that President Sisi will attach special importance to women role in Africa after assuming the African Union (AU) presidency in 2019.

Women cancer patients learn makeup tips in new Egypt workshop

Tue, 13 Nov 2018 - 09:53 GMT

When cancer patient Merhan Khalil had a bone marrow transplant and chemotherapy in 2012.

Arab Women Organization organizes 1st training course for female supervisors of elections

Mon, 22 Oct 2018 - 12:32 GMT

The first training course for female supervisors of public elections started here on Monday, organized by the Arab Women Organization.

Islamic Research Center holds 51k awareness sessions on harassment dangers

Fri, 12 Oct 2018 - 11:06 GMT

The Islamic Research Center held 51,000 awareness sessions across Egypt on the dangers of harassment and violence against women.

Maya Morsi attends Women for Mediterranean Conference

Wed, 10 Oct 2018 - 09:27 GMT

President of the National Council of Women Maya Morsi will attend Tuesday, Oct.9 the Union for Mediterranean (UFM) Conference: Women for the Mediterranean 2018.

What to know about 2nd female governor in Egypt: Manal Awad

Sat, 01 Sep 2018 - 10:44 GMT

For the second time in Egypt, a woman was appointed as governor. Manal Awad Mikhail was sworn in on Friday as the new governor of Damietta.

Egypt, US inaugurate community hub for women, girls in Imbaba

Sun, 20 May 2018 - 12:58 GMT

Giza Governor Mohamed and the Deputy Chief of Mission at the US embassy in Cairo, inaugurated the first community hub for women and girls in Imbaba.

‘The Cachette’ to take place at Darb 1718 on May 13

Sat, 12 May 2018 - 04:29 GMT

An exhibition titled “The Cachette” will take place at Darb 1718 on May 13. Six women will share their different works.

Saudi Aramco appoints first woman to the board

Sun, 29 Apr 2018 - 09:43 GMT

Saudi Aramco said on Sunday it has appointed new members to its board including a female executive, a milestone for Saudi Arabia and the oil industry.

Saudi Princess Noura: made to measure fashion ambassador

Sat, 28 Apr 2018 - 12:19 GMT

A young Saudi Arabian princess inspired by her time living in Tokyo is the new face of fashion in an ultraconservative kingdom.