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Can Russell Crowe and cut-price popcorn bring people back to U.S. movies?

Wed, 19 Aug 2020 - 12:06 GMT

AMC Theatres and other cinema chains will fire up projectors in some major U.S. cities this week, offering lower-priced admission, discounted popcorn and new safety measures to tempt audiences back despite the pandemic.

Al-Qaeda North Africa confirms chief is dead: SITE

Fri, 19 Jun 2020 - 09:20 GMT

France said early this month that its forces killed Droukdel in northern Mali near the Algerian border.

US Embassy in Cairo thanks Esna Hospital in Luxor for treating American COVID-19 patients

Wed, 03 Jun 2020 - 08:20 GMT

The embassy said that the patients had received excellent medical care, extending the United State’s appreciation and further stressing the strong relations between the United States and Egypt.

Biden Wins Maryland, New Mexico, inches closer toward delegate win

Wed, 03 Jun 2020 - 07:16 GMT

Biden’s wins in those states push him closer to meeting the 1,991 delegate threshold to be the Democratic nominee. He needs roughly 100 more delegates to cross that line.

UNICEF: Number of children living in household poverty to soar by up to 86 million by end of year

Thu, 28 May 2020 - 10:37 GMT

Countries across Europe and Central Asia could see the most significant increase, up to 44 percent across the region. Latin America and the Caribbean could see a 22 percent increase.

Sudan walks right path in GERD crisis, says Egyptian Strategic Studies Center

Fri, 15 May 2020 - 02:54 GMT

Okasha said the Sudanese move brings the matter to its proper path, which relies on cooperation and negotiation.

US envoy threatens to trigger return of UN sanctions on Iran

Thu, 14 May 2020 - 09:29 GMT

US special envoy for Iran, Brian Hook, confirmed the strategy two weeks after a US official, speaking on condition anonymity, said the United States had told Britain, France, and Germany of its plan.

US president Donald Trump to look into legislation proposing to sanctions on China

Thu, 14 May 2020 - 09:26 GMT

"I will certainly look at it (the legislation), they build to sanction China so I will certainly take a look at it. I have not seen it yet," Trump told reporters on Wednesday.

Trump Adviser Sorial proud of Egyptian medical support to US

Wed, 29 Apr 2020 - 08:36 GMT

Sorial further added that Egypt's contribution towards the American people is a wise and smart move by the Egyptian political administration.

Pelosi says House to vote Thursday on limiting Trump's war powers on Iran

Thu, 09 Jan 2020 - 11:14 GMT

"Last week, the Trump administration conducted a provocative and disproportionate military airstrike targeting high-level Iranian military officials," Pelosi said in a statement.

Bloomberg: Decline in Egypt's inflation reflects gov't success in curbing prices hike

Thu, 09 Jan 2020 - 10:51 GMT

The central bank's monetary policy committee is expected to meet next week. The regulator cut rates four times in 2019.

Egypt starts World Squash Championship in USA

Mon, 16 Dec 2019 - 08:04 GMT

The world men's squash championship squash tournament kicks off in Washington State, USA.

American investments in Egypt hit $7.6B

Mon, 18 Nov 2019 - 12:38 GMT

"Through our relationship with Egypt, we support the private sector that can create jobs and achieve growth," Ian Stevesaid Monday.

Trade exchange bet. Egypt, USA records $5.5B in 9 months

Mon, 18 Nov 2019 - 12:36 GMT

Minister Nassar added that Egyptian-American economic relations are based on a long history of joint cooperation in various fields of trade, industry and investment.

Peace plan to be unveiled ‘at right time’: US Middle East envoy

Thu, 31 Oct 2019 - 10:28 GMT

Greenblatt and White House senior adviser Jared Kushner, as well as the US Ambassador to Israel, David Friedman, have led the effort to develop a peace plan for Israel and the Palestinians

Madbouli attends World Bank, IMF meetings in Washington

Tue, 15 Oct 2019 - 01:58 GMT

Prime Minister Mustafa Madbouli attended on Tuesday the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) meetings that runfrom October 14-20 in USA.

Fitch praises Egypt’s decision on interest rate cuts

Mon, 14 Oct 2019 - 07:13 GMT

Fitch said that pent-up private sector credit demand was high thanks to robust economic growth, expecting GDP growth of 5.5% in 2019 and in 2020.

CBE policies aim at ongoing reduction of inflation rates: IMF

Fri, 11 Oct 2019 - 11:14 GMT

In its fifth and final revision of the performance of the Egyptian economy, the IMF expected that inflation will further go down to around five percent.

IMF expert lauds decision reducing fuel products prices in Egypt

Fri, 04 Oct 2019 - 11:29 GMT

International Monetary Fund expert (IMF) Subir Lall on Friday lauded a decision by the Egyptian fuel automatic pricing committee to reduce fuel products by 25 piasters.

White House bars Iranian officials from US as its diplomatic efforts falter

Thu, 26 Sep 2019 - 10:06 GMT

The White House announced the new travel restrictions on senior Iranian government officials and their family members shortly.

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