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'Waste Free AUC' environmental campaign aims to achieve waste-free living in Egypt

Like many other countries around the globe, Egypt has been in a constant battle with waste.  However, a crucial part...

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Egypt’s economy to maintain growth at 5.2% in 2019 owing to domestic demand recovery: UN Report

  Over the past few years, Egypt has seen remarkable domestic demand particularly in private consumption, which estimates that the...

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EU-Egyptian water conference aims to help ‘12.5 million Egyptians’

  Amid an approaching freshwater crisis, the first “EU-Egypt Water Cooperation Days” conference was inaugurated on Wednesday, by European Union...

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Creating Jobs and Energy from Waste

Mona al-Khodairy dreamed of breaking the long-held practice in Egypt of restricting certain jobs to men. Her dream evolved into...

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Opposition figure Abdel Moniem Aboul-Fotouh placed on terrorism list

South Cairo Criminal Court ruled on Tuesday to place head of the Strong Egypt Party Abdel Moniem Aboul-Fotouh, along with...

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Egypt plans currency swap with Russia

The Egyptian government is considering signing a currency swap agreement with Russia, following in the footsteps of its agreement with...

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Egypt, India to discuss mega projects, medical city

President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi begins a three-day visit to New Delhi on September 1 for talks with Prime Minister Narendra...

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25th Dynasty burial chamber, sarcophagus discovered on Luxor's west bank

A burial chamber and sarcophagus dating from the 25th dynasty of ancient Egypt have been discovered in south Asasif, Luxor's...

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Egyptian Copts suffer ongoing sectarian tensions: US gov't report

The US Department of State issued a report on Wednesday in which it highlighted the ongoing persecution of Egypt's Coptic...

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Government honors Egypt's 50 most influential women, best companies in economy

Investment Minister Ashraf Salman and Trade Minister Tarek Qabil honored Wednesday the 50 most influential women in the Egyptian economy...

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Egypt's prosecution appeals against Mubarak sons’ release

Egypt’s prosecution filed an appeal against a decision to release ousted President Hosni Mubarak’s sons, Alaa and Gamal, and demanded...

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Cairo among the world’s best cities to launch startups: Forbes

Despite the deteriorating economic situation in the country, Egyptian entrepreneurs seem to be gearing up to change current circumstances.   ...

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Switzerland honors Egyptian oncologist in the field of breast cancer

Mohamed Shaalan, Professor of surgical oncology, was honored by Markus Leitner, the Swiss ambassador to Cairo, and Nabil Nassar, the...

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Egyptian woman becomes first Arab to head Australian Guided Missile Frigate System

Captain Mona Shindy was named the Telstra Australian Business Woman of the Year last month, a prestigious accolade won by...

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