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From your pan to Europe's gas stations: Egyptian start-up wants your used cooking-oil

It was a coincidence and an empty fuel tank that led Mahmoud Abo al-Rokab to his business idea. During a...

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Up close with Egypt's small but growing tango community

In a mid-November night in Cairo, foreign tourists at the Nile-Ritz Carlton Hotel witnessed an unexpected spectacle: in the hotel’s...

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Amidst struggling tourism sector, Germans return to Egypt

After reaching a low point last year, the number of German visitors to Egypt are finally on the rise again....

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Siemens, GIZ partner up to support vocational training in Egypt

The German Siemens company and Germany’s Development Cooperation Agency (GIZ) are partnering up in order to transform Zein Al Abedin...

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Germany's refugee policy disagreements cause coalition talks to crumble

Nearly two months after Germany’s parliamentary elections, new elections are being considered by analysts as the most likely prospect after...

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