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Egypt to designate streets across the country for 2,600 new bookstores

In collaboration with Egypt’s Culture Ministry, The Egyptian Publishers Union is set to launch an initiative titled “30/6,” dedicating a street...

Mira Maged m.maged 4 months ago

Rami Malek features prominently on poster for new James Bond movie 'No Time to Die'

A new poster for the latest James Bond flick “No Time to Die” has been released, with Egyptian-American actor and...

Mira Maged m.maged 4 months ago

Hurghada Museum: resort town opens 'time capsule' of Egyptian history

With the opening of a new museum in Hurghada, Egypt’s Red Sea resort town – already a prime destination for...

Mira Maged m.maged 4 months ago

India by the Nile’s 8th edition: vibrant festival still booming in Egypt

The 8th edition of the international cultural festival “India by the Nile” (IBN), presented by the Embassy of India in...

Mira Maged m.maged 4 months ago

Egypt allows extension of tourists permitted stay up to 5 years

Egypt has extended the period of permitted stay for tourists, Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly announced in a Monday meeting with...

Mira Maged m.maged 4 months ago

Magdi Yacoub nominated for 2020 United Nations Nelson Mandela Prize

The Cairo-based NGO Arab Creators Union nominated the legendary Egyptian-British heart surgeon Magdi Yacoub for the 2020 United Nations Nelson...

Mira Maged m.maged 4 months ago

Egypt's Umm Kulthum to return to the stage in Cairo hologram concert

Egypt’s legendary musical icon Umm Kulthum will be back on stage 45 years after her death, with a hologram of...

Mira Maged m.maged 4 months ago

Opening of Grand Egyptian Museum will be biggest ceremony in Egypt’s history: Minister

Egypt’s Minister of Antiquities and Tourism Khaled al-Anani announced that the opening of the much-awaited Grand Egyptian Museum (GEM) will...

Mira Maged m.maged 4 months ago

Floating Hotel in Egypt's Fayoum to be completed by 2023 at cost of LE 100 million

Egyptian company Al Bawaba for Development and Tourism has announced its plan to construct a floating hotel on Fayoum’s Qaroun...

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Egyptian MP Marianne Azer selected as member of prestigious global association ISACA's council

Egyptian parliament member Marianne Azer has been chosen as a member of international non-profit organization ISACA’s “2020 Emerging Technology Advisory...

Mira Maged m.maged 5 months ago

Zahi Hawass’s Tutankhamun opera opens September at Cairo Open House

Renowned Egyptologist Zahi Hawass announced that his opera based on the life of King Tutankhamun will stage the Cairo Opera...

Mira Maged m.maged 5 months ago

Producers of Disney's Aladdin remake say sequel in the making

Disney’s 2019 Aladdin remake, starring Egyptian-Canadian actor Mena Massoud alongside American superstar Will Smith, is currently in the works, according...

Mira Maged m.maged 5 months ago

Magdi Yacoub Cairo Heart Center receives LE 360 million in donations at Arab Hope Makers’ ceremony

The up and coming Magdi Yacoub Heart Center under construction in 6th of October city received donations exceeding LE 360...

Mira Maged m.maged 5 months ago

Egypt’s economy to become sixth strongest in the world by 2030

Economist Talal Abu Ghazaleh, Chairman of Talal Abu-Ghazaleh International Organization, said that Egypt’s economy is set to become the sixth...

Mira Maged m.maged 5 months ago