Egypt, Mexico discuss boosting higher education cooperation

Thu, 26 Nov 2020 - 01:55 GMT

The two sides probed the possibility of exchanging experience between Ain Shams University and Mexican peers.

Role of Women’s Cinema in changing society

Tue, 03 Nov 2020 - 01:40 GMT

A symposium was held at the Instituto Cervantes in Cairo on the importance of cinema and its role in changing society, strengthening the role of women and empowering them.

Beyond public view, scholars unravel mystery of writing in ancient Mexican city

Wed, 23 Sep 2020 - 01:49 GMT

Among the many mysteries surrounding the ancient Mexican metropolis of Teotihuacan, one has been especially hard to crack: how did its residents use the many signs and symbols found on its murals and ritual sculptures?

Egypt’s Minister of Culture launches series of seminars entitled 'Cultural Relations'

Mon, 14 Sep 2020 - 02:24 GMT

Egypt’s Culture Minister Inas Abdel Dayem launches a series of seminars entitled “Cultural Relations” held in cooperation between the External Cultural Relations Sector and the Supreme Council of Culture.

Mexico's confirmed coronavirus cases almost at 500,000

Thu, 13 Aug 2020 - 08:43 GMT

Mexico's health ministry on Wednesday reported 5,858 new confirmed cases of coronavirus infection and 737 additional fatalities, bringing the total in the country to 498,380 cases and 54,666 deaths, The Guardian reports.

Mexico alerts record number of new daily COVID-19 cases

Wed, 03 Jun 2020 - 07:33 GMT

The deputy health minister said late on Tuesday there were an additional 3,891 cases and 470 more deaths.

Mexico reaches 68,620 cases of Covid-19

Mon, 25 May 2020 - 09:55 GMT

However, of these, only 14 thousand 247 are active, that is, a fifth of the total, reported José Luis Alomía Zegarra, General Director of Epidemiology.

Mexican broadcaster Televisa grapples with steamy soaps in social-distancing era

Thu, 07 May 2020 - 02:01 GMT

Some of the top creative minds at Mexican broadcaster Televisa are puzzling over an unexpected challenge: crafting their signature soap operas without a single love scene, or even a tender kiss.

Mexican top official tests positive for coronavirus

Mon, 27 Apr 2020 - 10:39 GMT

The head of Mexico's public administration ministry, which monitors federal employees, has tested positive for the coronavirus.

Trump announces U.S.-Mexico border closure to stem spread of coronavirus

Sat, 21 Mar 2020 - 09:34 GMT

US President Donald Trump announced on Friday the US-Mexico border will be closed to nonessential travel to further help stem the spread of the novel coronavirus, USA Today reported.

No eyes? No problem. Marine creature expands boundaries of vision

Fri, 03 Jan 2020 - 07:08 GMT

Researchers said on Thursday that the red brittle star, called Ophiocoma wendtii, is only the second creature known to be able to see without having eyes.

Singer Camila Cabello says 'Romance' album is all about falling in love

Fri, 06 Dec 2019 - 11:18 GMT

Her new album, out on Friday ahead of a U.S. tour, is called “Romance,” and Cabello says it’s all about falling in love.

Mexico was chosen to be the country in focus of the 41st edition of CIFF

Fri, 01 Nov 2019 - 01:59 GMT

Cairo International Film Festival announces Mexico as the country in focus of its 41st edition which is scheduled to kick off from November 20-29.

Elissa to perform a massive concert in Mexico

Fri, 11 Oct 2019 - 11:46 GMT

Lebanese star Elissa will perform a massive concert in Mexico in November.

Trump administration plans to slash number of refugees for U.S. resettlement

Fri, 27 Sep 2019 - 10:46 GMT

The Trump administration said on Thursday it plans to allow only 18,000 refugees to resettle in the United States in the 2020 fiscal year.

‘Diego and Frida’ exhibition in Cairo marks Mexico's Independence Day

Tue, 24 Sep 2019 - 02:32 GMT

The Mexican Embassy in Egypt in collaboration with the Cervantes Institute in Cairo organized an exhibition exposes striking and crucial moments of the peculiar life of Diego Rivera and Frida Kahlo.

Cairo Opera House hosts celebrations of National Day of Mexico

Mon, 16 Sep 2019 - 01:23 GMT

The band has prepared a special program that reflects the artistic nature of the country and includes several musical compositions from the Mexican heritage.

'Alma de Cuerdas' to perform at Opera marking Mexican Independence Day

Sun, 08 Sep 2019 - 10:18 GMT

The talented group formed by 7 musicians, merged popular music with classic rhythms giving their concerts a special character that allowed them to perform in international festivals like: United States, China and now for the first time in Egypt.

Trump cuts aid to Central American countries as migrant crisis deepens

Sun, 31 Mar 2019 - 10:27 GMT

The U.S. government cut aid to El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras on Saturday.

Three first-half goals help Mexico to 4-2 win over Paraguay

Thu, 28 Mar 2019 - 07:00 GMT

Dos Santos took advantage of hesitancy in the Paraguayan defence after six minutes to smash home the opener from close range at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara.