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6 mins ago

Business
US dollar exchange rate continues to decline in Egypt

The US dollar exchange rate continued its decline against the Egyptian pound on Wednesday morning for the third day in a row, being bought at LE17.23 in 3 banks including the Commercial International Bank (CIB), one of the biggest private ... Read More

2 hours ago

Science
King Tutankhamun exhibition in Paris sells 130,000 tickets

Over 130,000 tickets have been sold to the “Tutankhamun, Pharaoh’s Treasures,” exhibition which runs from Saturday, 23 March until 15 September, 2019 at at the Grande Halle de la Villette in Paris, the Grande Halle officially reported. VIP inauguration of ... Read More

2 days ago

Culture
“Capernaum” comes to Zawya Cinema on March 19

“Capernaum” will be screened in Egypt for the first time at Zawya Cinema on Tuesday March 19. The screening will be followed by an open discussion with the film’s renowned Lebanese director Nadine Labaki, led by Lebanese producer Antoine Khalifa. ... Read More

5 hours ago

Life & Style
Projects targeted to Egyptian women rose to 69% in 2018: World Bank

A World Bank official announced on Tuesday that small projects targeting Egyptian women rose to 69 percent in 2018. Senior Social Protection Specialist at the World Bank Nahla Zeitoun, added that these figures were reached in the course of a ... Read More