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Egypt builds its first giant oil tanker in Port Said

Egypt’s Port Said Marine Arsenal for shipbuilding announced the launch of a giant oil tanker in Port Said, calling it...

Mira Maged m.maged 12 hours ago

UK prosecution: No reliable link between brutal attack on Egyptian student Mariam Moustafa and her death

British prosecution said that the brutal attack that left Egyptian student Mariam Moustafa in a coma before death could not...

Mira Maged m.maged 3 days ago

Meet Egypt’s Marianne Azer, a stunning representative of female MPs 

For the first time in Egypt’s history, an Egyptian female MP, Marianne Azer, spoke at the annual Rotary International Convention,...

Mira Maged m.maged 4 days ago

Mohamed Salah among the world’s highest-earning athletes: Forbes

Forbes released a list of “The World’s Highest Paid Athletes” on Tuesday, June 1 in which iconic Liverpool striker Mohamed...

Mira Maged m.maged 5 days ago

Egypt ties up the first phase of E-visa project

Egypt’s Foreign Ministry announced on Monday the completion of the first phase of the E-visa project which covers 46 countries...

Mira Maged m.maged 5 days ago

Egyptian MP suggests banning single-use plastic bags

Egyptian MP Anisa Hassouna has submitted a proposal to ban single-use plastic bags to the Cabinet of Egypt, along with...

Mira Maged m.maged 6 days ago

Forbes lists Nour al-Sherbini and Mohamed Salah as "Young Arab Athletes Making History"

Alongside Egypt’s beloved footballer Mohamed Salah, Forbes Middle East has also named Egyptian squash player Nour al-Sherbini, the youngest world...

Mira Maged m.maged 6 days ago

Google celebrates birthday of famed author Ahmed Khaled Tawfik

To celebrate his 57th birthday on Monday, 10 June, Google has honored late Egyptian author and physician Ahmed Khaled Tawfik...

Mira Maged m.maged 1 week ago

Swimmer Mohamed al-Husseini is first UN spokesperson with Down Syndrome from Egypt

For the first time in Egypt and the Arab world, the “UN-ARTS” committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities...

Mira Maged m.maged 1 week ago

Egypt’s Swvl set to launch in Nigeria

Swvl, the Egyptian transportation startup, is set to launch in Nigeria’s Lagos in July by first operating 50 buses, with...

Mira Maged m.maged 1 week ago

Egypt’s Badr City to house the largest medical city in the Middle East

Chairman of Badr City, Engineer Ammar Mandour revealed that Badr City will be host to the largest medical city for...

Mira Maged m.maged 1 week ago

Egyptian drama “Weld al-Ghalaba” accused of plagiarizing “Breaking Bad”

“Weld al-Ghalaba” (Son of the Poor), a Ramadan drama series featuring prominent leading actors Ahmed al-Sakka along with Injy al-Mokadem,...

Mira Maged m.maged 1 week ago

Mezzo-Soprano Farrah El Dibany, the first Egyptian to win "Prix Lyrique de l’AROP”

Mezzo-Soprano Farrah El Dibany is first-ever Egyptian to win the “Prix Lyrique de l’AROP” from the Paris Opera House, according...

Mira Maged m.maged 2 weeks ago

Digital Giza Project: an online scholar's gate into Egypt’s ancient history

The Digital Giza project is a portrait of the considerable efforts devoted to Egypt by modern scholars from Harvard and...

Mira Maged m.maged 2 weeks ago