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1 hour ago

Business
Uber finally responds to Egypt's Value Added Tax Law

Ride-hailing app Uber will finally pay the Value Added Tax (VAT) in Egypt, fulfilling Law No. 67/2016, Minister of Finance Mohamed Maait announced Monday. Maait explained this step comes in order to resolve conflicts between white taxis and Uber, marking ... Read More

4 hours ago

Science
Amazon's 'collaborative' robots offer peek into the future

Hundreds of orange robots zoom and whiz back and forth like miniature bumper cars — but instead of colliding, they’re following a carefully plotted path to transport thousands of items ordered from online giant Amazon. A young woman fitted out ... Read More

1 day ago

Culture
Museum displaying belongings of Naguib Mahfouz ready March 30

Fathy Abdel Wahab, head of the cultural development fund, announced that the Naguib Mahfouz museum at the Muhammed Bek Abu al-Dahab Complex would be fully prepared March 30, Youm7 officially reported. Former Minister of Culture, Helmy Namnam previously announced in ... Read More

7 hours ago

Life & Style
Vaccine could virtually eliminate cervical cancer: study

The rapid scale-up of the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine could virtually eliminate cervical cancer in a handful of rich countries within three decades, and in most other nations by century’s end, researchers said Wednesday. Without screening and HPV vaccination, more ... Read More