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Egypt's Social Solidarity Ministry, EU, and UNDP sign €6 mn agreement to boost social safety nets amid pandemic

Egypt’s Ministry of Social Solidarity (MoSS) signed on Thursday an agreement with the European Union (EU) and the UN Development...

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Cool weather continues on Saturday across Egypt

Meteorologists predict cool weather on Saturday throughout Cairo, the Nile Delta region, the northwest coastal cities, and northern Upper Egypt....

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Egyptian gov't cuts fuel prices by LE0.15 for struggling aviation sector

On Friday, the Egyptian government announced a 15 cent per gallon price cut in fuel for its aviation sector, in...

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Banks across Egypt to close Thursday in observance of Jan. 25 revolution and Police Day

The Central Bank of Egypt announced that all banks will close from Thursday, January 28 in observance of the anniversary...

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COVID-19 in Egypt: 752 new coronavirus cases, 54 deaths on Thursday

The Egyptian Ministry of Health and Population on Thursday confirmed 752 new coronavirus cases, down from 798 on Wednesday. The...

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Incoming Cairo Eye Ferris wheel valued at LE500 mn

Hawaii Company’s Chairman and tourism expert Ahmed Metwally announced on Thursday that his company will invest LE500 million to construct...

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US dollar to Egyptian pound exchange rates stabilize

The US dollar to Egyptian pound exchange rate on Thursday witnessed stability for both purchase and selling prices, recording LE15.67...

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Egyptian parents arrested after offering daughter for sale on Facebook

Egyptian security services have arrested two people in Cairo for offering their infant daughter for sale on Facebook. The Department...

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Egypt's House of Representatives approves extending state of emergency for 3 months

The Egyptian House of Representatives on Wednesday approved, by majority, the decision of Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi to extend...

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COVID-19 in Egypt: 798 new cases, 51 deaths on Wednesday

The Egyptian Ministry of Health and Population on Wednesday confirmed 798 new coronavirus cases, down from 899 on Monday and...

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Shahid streams second season of "Al-Leabh" starting January 24

Digital video-on-demand platform Shahid announced Wednesday that the second second of the “Al-Leabh” comedy series will start streaming on January...

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Al-Azhar slams 'irresponsible' comments by Greek Archbishop on Islam

An Al-Azhar body on Tuesday slammed negative comments made by the Archbishop of Athens and Greece Ieronymos II on Islam....

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Egypt, Qatar officially restore diplomatic relations

The Egyptian Foreign Ministry announced on Wednesday that Cairo and Doha have exchanged two official memoranda, according to which the...

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Egyptian archaeological mission discovers Roman fort remains in Aswan

An archaeological mission from Egypt’s Supreme Council of Antiquities has discovered the remains of a Roman fort at the Shiha...

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