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Egypt’s tourism saw 21% growth in 2019: UNWTO

The UN World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) revealed that Egypt’s tourism sector saw a remarkable 21 percent growth in 2019, welcoming...

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Former Italian diplomat receives 15-year sentence for smuggling Egyptian artifacts

The Cairo Criminal Court on Tuesday granted the former honorary consul for Italy, Ladislav Otakar Skakal, a 15-year-sentence in absentia...

Mira Maged m.maged 14 hours ago

Hany El Behairy first Egyptian to join Louvre fashion show in Paris

Famed designer Hany El Behairy has become the first Egyptian to participate in the Oriental Fashion Show at the Carrousel du...

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'Balletto di Milano' to perform 'Anna Karenina' over three days at Cairo Opera House

Prominent Italian Ballet Troupe “Balletto di Milano” is set to stage the Cairo Opera house, performing “Anna Karenina” on January...

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Rania Al-Mashat appointed Egypt’s governor at World Bank, several other financial institutions

Egypt’s Minister of International Cooperation Rania Al-Mashat has been appointed Egypt’s governor at the World Bank and several other economic...

Mira Maged m.maged 3 days ago

'Imaginary Graffiti Manifesto' - Italian artist revives Cairo’s streets through photo editing

A solo exhibition titled “Imaginary Graffiti Manifesto” by Carmine Cartolano, aka Qarm Qart, an Italian artist based in Egypt, set...

Mira Maged m.maged 4 days ago

Egyptian soprano artist Fatma Said signs with Warner Classics

Egyptian opera singer Fatma Said revealed on her Facebook account that she has signed a contract with the Warner Classics...

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Egyptian MP John Talaat attacks Netflix for new film depicting Jesus in gay relationship

Egyptian MP John Talaat has denounced the American streaming giant Netflix for releasing a comedy film named “The First Temptation...

Mira Maged m.maged 6 days ago

Microbus accident in Minya leaves 4 dead and 17 injured

Seventeen people were injured and four people were killed in a microbus crash near Egypt’s 15th of May City on...

Mira Maged m.maged 7 days ago

Construction work to begin at new Magdi Yacoub Heart Center in Cairo this February

Construction work at the new Magdi Yacoub Heart Center in Cairo, located in 6 October beside Zewail City, is set to...

Mira Maged m.maged 7 days ago

Egyptian-American actor Rami Malek is the latest face of Yves Saint Lauren

Award winning Egyptian-American actor Rami Malek has been announced as the latest face of the French fashion brand Yves Saint...

Mira Maged m.maged 1 week ago

Egypt’s Supreme Media Regulatory Council says BBC made intentional errors to harm the state

Egypt’s Supreme Council for Media Regulation said in a report published on Monday that the BBC’s coverage of developments in...

Mira Maged m.maged 1 week ago

Egypt to launch flight routes linking Luxor and the Red Sea

Egypt’s Minister of Tourism and Antiquities Khaled al-Anany announced that the ministry is set to roll out a new program...

Mira Maged m.maged 1 week ago

Victim of 2016 assault in Karam Abu Omair praises Criminal Court's ruling

An Egyptian Coptic woman has praised the Minya Criminal Court’s 10-year-sentence in absentia on Saturday of three of her assaulters,...

Mira Maged m.maged 1 week ago