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Video: First promotional video for Grand Egyptian Museum finally released

Egypt’s Minister of International Cooperation and former Minister of Tourism Rania al-Mashat shared on her social media accounts the first...

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Ramses II obelisk to be fully reassembled in Cairo's Tahrir Square

A Ramses II obelisk, parts of which were unearthed in Egypt last August, is set to be fully re-assembled and...

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'Aladdin' to premier in Egypt this February

The Egyptian show “Aladdin,” produced by Cairo Show production and starring famed Egyptian actor Ahmed Ezz, is set to premier...

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Bill Gates comments on his daughter’s engagement to Egyptian athlete

Billionaire Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates recently congratulated his daughter Jennifer on her engagement to Egyptian showjumper Nayel Nassar, in a...

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Photos: 16 tombs, 20 mummies and 10,000 statues among Egypt's first archaeological discovery of 2020

Egypt’s Minister of Antiquities and Tourism Khaled al-Anani has announced the country’s first archaeological discovery of the new year, located...

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Egypt deploys 'self-sterilizing' ambulances to combat coronavirus at cost of LE5.5 million each

Egypt’s Ministry of Health launched on Tuesday an ambulance service allocating 10 fully equipped vehicles for people with symptoms of...

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Jennifer Gates, daughter of Microsoft founder, announces engagement to Egyptian showjumper

Jennifer Gates, 23, daughter of Microsoft’s founder and the world’s richest man Bill Gates, got engaged to Egyptian athlete Nayel...

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Actor Ahmed el-Fishawy handed one-year prison sentence over refusal to pay alimony

Egypt’s Dokki Midemeanor Court handed actor Ahmed el-Fishawy a one-year prison sentence and LE500 fine and set his bail at...

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Uber Egypt announces plan for cab hailing service, White Taxi Association voices opposition

Uber Egypt released a statement on Tuesday saying the company has been testing a new service over the past few...

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US Embassy in Cairo funds restoration of world’s second oldest Jewish cemetery

The Bassatine Cemetery, located in Cairo and known as the world’s second oldest Jewish cemetery, is set to be restored...

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BBC says 2020 is the year to visit Cairo

The BBC has written a comprehensive article highlighting why 2020 is the year to visit Egypt’s capital city of Cairo...

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Egypt cancels Chinese flights amid coronavirus outbreak

An official statement published by the Association of Egyptian Travel Agencies announced that Egypt has suspended all flights from or...

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Egypt’s High Administrative Court approves Cairo University decision to ban niqab

Egypt’s High Administrative Court approved on Monday Cairo University’s decision to ban its professors from wearing the niqab, or face...

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Photos: Inspired by ancient Egyptian queens, Zuhair Murad captivates fashion world in Paris

World-renowned Lebanese designer Zuhair Murad astonished attendees at his latest fashion show in Paris on Wednesday with a collection of...

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