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British Council selects 55 Egyptian scholars to receive Newton Mosharafa PhD scholarships

Sun, 18 Apr 2021 - 09:03 GMT

The British Council, in partnership with the Central department of Missions, jointly selected 55 PhD scholars to be funded by the Newton Mosharafa programme

Egypt, Greek FMs discuss bilateral relations Sunday

Sun, 18 Apr 2021 - 11:44 GMT

Shoukry and his Greek counterpart Nikos Dendias discussed on Sunday ways of boosting bilateral cooperation.

Egypt’s FM Shoukry welcomes Russian counterpart Sergey Lavrov in Cairo

Mon, 12 Apr 2021 - 10:04 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry welcomed his Russian counterpart Sergey Lavrov in Tahrir Palace, Cairo, Monday.

Behind the Scenes: 10K people volunteered in Egyptian mummies’ parade; 60 cameras aired the event

Mon, 05 Apr 2021 - 05:13 GMT

“There were 60 cameras broadcasting the parade in a debut,” Saady said, adding that it is the first time for an orchestra to perform live along with such a historic parade.

Behind the Scenes: 10K people volunteered in Egyptian mummies’ parade; 60 cameras documented the event

Mon, 05 Apr 2021 - 05:12 GMT

Mummies of 18 kings and four queens were transported by road in beautifully- designed carts that hosted the mummies’ capsule filled with nitrogen to provide protection.

Behind the Scenes: Decoration of Egyptian mummies’ parade carts took 2 years, witnessed delay due to COVID-19

Mon, 05 Apr 2021 - 03:30 GMT

Mummies of 18 kings and four queens were transported by road in beautifully- designed carts that hosted the mummies’ capsule filled with nitrogen to provide protection.

Egypt's Transport minister, US diplomat discuss boosting cooperation in metro service development

Mon, 29 Mar 2021 - 03:43 GMT

Wazir said Egypt and the US have strong relations and enjoy fruitful cooperation in the transport sector in general and railway service development in particular.

In pics: Egypt's Top Prosecutor orders urgent probe into Cairo building collapse

Sat, 27 Mar 2021 - 11:26 GMT

Egypt’s Top Prosecutor Hamada el-Sawi ordered a rapid investigation into the collapse of a residential multi-storey building in Gisr el-Suez St., in Heliopolis.

Comprehensive plan to develop Egypt’s Railways started 4 years ago, more work still to be done: PM Madbouli

Fri, 26 Mar 2021 - 08:08 GMT

Egypt’s Prime Minster Moustafa Madbouli said that the government started developing Egypt’s railways four years ago

Maadi child molester says he deliberately touched the girl's body improperly

Tue, 16 Mar 2021 - 01:48 GMT

Maadi child molester confessed during the investigations that he deliberately touched the 12-year-old girl's body improperly, adding that he ‘deeply regrets his actions.’

Resuming relations with Turkey requires changes in Ankara’s policy: Egypt’s FM

Mon, 15 Mar 2021 - 12:18 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry affirmed the government keenness to maintain close relationship between the two people of Egypt and Turkey regardless the ‘negative political stances’ of Ankara against Cairo.

El Sakakini Palace: Architectural Beauty that Speaks for Itself

Sat, 13 Mar 2021 - 01:43 GMT

Right in the heart of El Daher, Downtown, resides an architectural gem evoking beauty and art around every corner.

UN inaugurates solar energy plant in Cairo slum area

Fri, 12 Mar 2021 - 10:09 GMT

A new solar energy plant was inaugurated on Thursday at Tawasol Community School in the impoverished neighbourhood of Istabl Antar, located in the Cairo slum area of Ezbet Khairallah.

UAE to double investments in Egypt in upcoming period, Amb

Thu, 11 Mar 2021 - 11:21 GMT

UAE newly-appointed ambassador in Cairo Hamad Saeed Al Shamsi asserted on Thursday that he has been directed by the UAE leadership to boost all aspects of cooperation with Egypt.

Egypt's FM closely follows up on murder of Egyptian in Riyadh

Mon, 08 Mar 2021 - 12:11 GMT

Egyptian national Ashri Mohamed Hassan, from Minya Governorate, was shot dead in Riyadh. The culprit was arrested.

Egypt registers 581 new coronavirus cases with 41 deaths Sunday

Mon, 08 Mar 2021 - 11:51 GMT

41 patients have died from the virus over the past 24 hours, raising the death toll to 10,995.

‘The Future of the Urban Heritage of Cairo’ symposium to be held in Egypt’s SCC on March 10

Sun, 07 Mar 2021 - 01:30 GMT

The symposium includes a presentation and discussion of a number of Arabic translations of some historical works which dealt with Cairo.

Revenues from smoke customs in Cairo hit LE 236.75M during February

Wed, 03 Mar 2021 - 11:49 GMT

“Smoke exports at the General Administration of Smoke Customs in Cairo amounted to about LE 4.67 million,” it added.

Egypt reports 588 new coronavirus cases, 49 deaths

Sun, 28 Feb 2021 - 05:18 GMT

49 patients have died from the virus over the past 24 hours, raising the death toll to 10,639.

Egyptian government allocates LE500M as compensations within Ring Road expansion project

Thu, 25 Feb 2021 - 03:32 GMT

Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli instructed Thursday allocating LE500 million as compensations to owners of buildings being demolished to expand the Ring Road.

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