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3 days ago

Business
US dollar prices continue declining against the Egyptian pound

US dollar prices continued declining against the Egyptian pound in several banks on Wednesday after witnessing a decline by three piasters in Tuesday’s dealings. According to the last update prices released by the Central Bank of Egypt (CBE), the average ... Read More

18 hours ago

Science
'We can't wait': Maldives desperate for funds as islands risk going under

NEW DELHI (Reuters) — The tropical Maldives may lose entire islands unless it can quickly access cheap financing to fight the impact of climate change, its foreign minister said. The archipelago’s former president Mohamed Nasheed famously held a cabinet meeting ... Read More

17 hours ago

Culture
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 record label to kick off her debut album. “Welcome to the Warner Classics family, @FatmaSaid! The Egyptian soprano, who in ... Read More

2 days ago

Life & Style
Mount Lebanon's Prosecutor accuses Nancy Ajram's husband of intentionally killing alleged robber

Mount Lebanon Prosecutor Ghada Aoun accused on Wednesday the Lebanese artist Nancy Ajram’s husband Fady al-Hashem of intentionally killing Mohamed Hassan al-Mousa after Mousa allegedly entered Hashem’s villa in New Suhaila Keserwan district at dawn with the intention of robbing the ... Read More