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Instagram to be banned in Russia as of Monday

Sat, 12 Mar 2022 - 11:40 GMT

The country blocked access to Facebook and Twitter last week.

Starbucks faces backlash on social media for raising coffee prices

Sat, 22 Jan 2022 - 03:44 GMT

American coffeehouse, Starbucks, is facing a backlash by Egypt’s social media users for raising the prices of its coffee with nearly up to 25 percent.

New Year’s Social Media Detox

Tue, 28 Dec 2021 - 04:05 GMT

If you want to give yourself a little break from social media this one is for you

FRA criminalizes publishing recommendations regarding listed shares on social media

Sun, 05 Dec 2021 - 05:24 GMT

The legislative proposal comes with the aim of deterring people who issue and publish misleading recommendations and advice to manipulate small investors.

From Corporate to Social Media: Oumnia Boualam Simplifies Business to Support Ambitious Women

Sun, 31 Oct 2021 - 11:12 GMT

Meet Oumnia Boualam, the woman who took a leap of faith out of the corporate world into social media and entrepreneurship to high achieving women reach their goals.

What if social media disappeared?

Tue, 05 Oct 2021 - 09:18 GMT

A sudden, unexpected outage for social media late on Monday hit the whole world, causing everything literally to stop

Egypt's Health ministry urges citizens to access its latest news via Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube

Mon, 04 Oct 2021 - 11:29 GMT

The ministry added that it has followed up on the global outage that has hit Facebook, WhatsApp and Messenger in many countries for more than five hours.

Egypt’s Dar Al-Iftaa creates TikTok account

Thu, 26 Aug 2021 - 10:45 GMT

As yet, the account attracted more than 12,200 followers since it has been created on August 16.

Facebook Apps celebrate a #MonthofGood this Ramadan

Thu, 08 Apr 2021 - 11:23 GMT

Facebook’s global community comes together across its apps to celebrate the Holy Month by exploring, inspiring and expressing good

Immigration min. convenes with digital content creators to promote for Egypt

Thu, 25 Mar 2021 - 01:20 GMT

The meeting was attended by both Egyptians in the country, and nationals living abroad.

How Instagram Filters are Changing Our Perception of Beauty

Wed, 03 Mar 2021 - 03:40 GMT

It is not hard to tell that there is a growing dissatisfaction with appearance and aesthetics. Even the most resilient users will be tempted to try some filters.

Haneen Hossam and Mawada al-Adham's young age main merit behind their acquittal

Wed, 03 Feb 2021 - 09:52 GMT

TikTok content creators Mawada al-Adham and Haneen Hossam have been acquitted of “violating family values” in January, and the merits of their acquittal are largely owed to their young age.

Updates on debauchery incitement lawsuits: influencer cleared, prison sentence cancelled for another

Tue, 12 Jan 2021 - 01:31 GMT

They also faced charges of managing private internet accounts to commit this offense as well as human trafficking.

Facebook removes Muslim Brotherhood-run network spreads fake news in Egypt

Fri, 06 Nov 2020 - 03:38 GMT

Terrorist Muslim Brotherhood web trolls have been attempting to stage mass protests across Egypt through sowing discord and spreading fake news and lies about key state figures.

Five persons ordered detained over misusing social media in Egypt

Sat, 03 Oct 2020 - 12:37 GMT

The Public Prosecution ordered Saturday five defendants detained over publishing fake news on social media that would affect national security.

20 companies to be penalized over announcing prices ‘inbox’ only

Wed, 16 Sep 2020 - 01:46 GMT

A total of 20 companies were referred to prosecution over not publicly announcing the prices of their products on social media pages.

Egyptian railway workers dealing with passengers to be subject to psychological check-ups as part of periodical training

Fri, 11 Sep 2020 - 10:27 GMT

The decision follows an incident that was videotaped by a passenger, and went viral on social media.

Egyptian Social media influencers sentenced to 2 years in jail

Mon, 27 Jul 2020 - 02:36 GMT

The court also sentenced three other defendants implicated in the same case to two years in jail and fined each of them LE 300,000.

British Council in Egypt extends efforts to fight violence against women, defines forms of violence

Wed, 22 Jul 2020 - 10:37 GMT

An online discussion titled 'Violence against Women and the Role of The Media and Social Media' took place last week as part of the British Council’s society program ‘A Safe Campus Community for All’.

ITIDA’s Technology Innovation and Entrepreneurship Center Announces Top Graduation Projects Winning IbTIECar Competition

Tue, 19 May 2020 - 11:34 GMT

The TIEC, of the Information Technology Industry Development Agency (ITIDA), announced in a live broadcast on TIEC social media pages the winners of IbTIECar 2019.

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