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‘Turathna’ exhibition to be held from October 9 to 15
Egypt

‘Turathna’ exhibition to be held from October 9 to 15

The Medium, Small and Micro Enterprise Development Agency is organizing for the fourth year in a row the “Turathna” (Our…
Photos: Fayoum village famous for pottery gets first free Wi-fi service in Egypt
Egypt

Photos: Fayoum village famous for pottery gets first free Wi-fi service in Egypt

Fayoum Governor Ahmed al-Ansari signed an agreement with a mobile company to improve internet service and provide the Tunis village…
Photos: Egypt’s Torathena handicrafts exhibition sees remarkable turnout
Culture

Photos: Egypt’s Torathena handicrafts exhibition sees remarkable turnout

In only the first few hours of opening its doors, the Torathena (Our Heritage) handicrafts exhibition sponsored by President Abdel…
Decades of war shatter Afghanistan’s glassblowing craft
Middle East

Decades of war shatter Afghanistan’s glassblowing craft

Hunched and shriveled, Afghan glassblower Ghulam Sakhi deftly blows and twirls molten glass into delicate blue and green goblets and…
In photos: Newly-opened museum showcases Egypt’s handicrafts through the ages
Egypt

In photos: Newly-opened museum showcases Egypt’s handicrafts through the ages

The National Museum of Egyptian Civilization (NMEC) was unwrapped this week, chronically narrating Egypt's civilization throughout history by showcasing 50,000 ancient…
PM inaugurates “Creative Egypt”, a grand handicrafts outlet
Business

PM inaugurates “Creative Egypt”, a grand handicrafts outlet

Prime Minister Ibrahim Mehleb opened on Wednesday a permanent market for handicrafts at the Omar Effendi department store in Mohandessin. Mehleb,…
A dying artform: Traditional handicraft production is on the verge of extinction
Life & Style

A dying artform: Traditional handicraft production is on the verge of extinction

The shift from modern houses with bright and loud colors, American-style open kitchens and practical pieces of furniture, to more…
Children’s corner: Mid-year vacation activities
Life & Style

Children’s corner: Mid-year vacation activities

Mid-year vacation is a good break for kids after a particularly stressful first semester. However, parents should teach children how…
Children’s corner: Kids’ workshop celebrating friendship
Life & Style

Children’s corner: Kids’ workshop celebrating friendship

Diwan bookstore hosted Friday a friendship event at its Heliopolis branch organized by the edutainment center Kids' Workshop.
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