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'Explosion' art exhibition defines how beautiful mess should be

The “Explosion” art exhibition by abstract artist Shahira Shoukry is set to launch on Saturday, February 23 and will run...

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Africa Cup of Nations 2019 to attract 50k tourists to Egypt

“The Africa Cup of Nations Championship is likely to attract around 50,000 tourists to Egypt in June 2019,” Sports and...

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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...

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How much is Salah worth? Express Sports reveals his wages.

Mohamed Salah’s net worth has seen a significant boost since joining Liverpool, and Express Sports has taken to presenting a...

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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...

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Grand Egyptian Museum 88% ready, will open in 2020: Antiquities Minister

Minister of Antiquities Khaled al-Anani announced that the Grand Egyptian Museum (GEM)’s construction has been completed at 88 percent and...

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Shady Srour incites social media controversy by announcing atheism

Egyptian comedian Shady Srour, best known for his sarcastic videos released since 2012, has sparked controversy on social media once...

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Ongoing procedures to release photojournalist Shawkan

After five years of imprisonment, the Egyptian authorities have started procedures to release Egyptian photojournalist Mahmoud Abu Zeid – known...

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“SHE TELLS”; Egypt's female artists show story-telling potential in photography

Photopia, in collaboration with SOMA Art School & Gallery, will be hosting the second session of the “She Tells” talks...

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Opposition to the approved constitutional amendments

Egypt’s parliament initially approved constitutional amendments allowing President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi to extend his term in office until 2034. These...

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Former minister’s brother arrested for smuggled antiquities

The Egyptian prosecution arrested the brother of former Finance Minister Youssef Boutros Ghali on Wednesday, February 13 for four days...

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Egyptian champion Randa Mahmoud clinches gold medal in Dubai World Para Powerlifting.

Egyptian Paralympic champion Randa Mahmoud beat Nigerian and Mexican contestants for the gold medal in the women’s over-86 kilograms competition...

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Billionaire Sawiris to invest in Venezuela right after Maduro’s exit

Egyptian billionaire Naguib Sawiris declared his desire to invest in Venezuela once President Nicolas Maduro leaves his office, during a television...

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"Youth for the Nile" stand against the Nile river's pollution

On Saturday February 9, Cairo saw more than 250 people volunteer for an initiative seeking to clean the river Nile...

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