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Elon Musk says he wants to make Twitter better than ever

Tue, 26 Apr 2022 - 11:17 GMT

Musk made the remarks in a statement included in the press release announcing the $44 billion deal to buy Twitter.

Elon Musk swoops on Twitter with $41B cash offer

Thu, 14 Apr 2022 - 01:39 GMT

"Twitter has extraordinary potential. I will unlock it," Musk said in a letter to Twitter's board on Wednesday, which was made public in a regulatory filing on Thursday.

Egypt trending on Twitter in the lead up to AFCON 2021 final

Sat, 05 Feb 2022 - 02:45 GMT

Over 352K Tweets shared around Egypt’s Pharaohs

Twitter highlights the top entertainment-related conversations in 2021 in Egypt

Sun, 12 Dec 2021 - 03:04 GMT

At the end of each year, Twitter highlights the key conversations which took place on the platform throughout the year.

Yasmine Sabry, Ahmed Helmy, Nabil El Halafawy, Mohamed Ramadan, Youssef El Sherif are most mentioned celebrities in 2021

Sun, 12 Dec 2021 - 03:02 GMT

Yasmine Sabry, Ahmed Helmy, Nabil El Halafawy, Mohamed Ramadan, Youssef El Sherif are most mentioned celebrities in 2021

After Facebook, Twitter labels Ethiopia’s Abiy Ahmed tweet as “abusive behavior”

Thu, 04 Nov 2021 - 10:49 GMT

Twitter has labeled a tweet for Ethiopian Prime Minster Abiy Ahmed as “abusive behavior”, shortly after deleting a post for the same reason from Facebook after urging citizens to “bury” the rebel Tigray People's Liberation Front (TPLF) in Tigray.

Twitter allows using crypto-currencies through its Tips feature

Sun, 26 Sep 2021 - 03:44 GMT

Tipping feature, which is now called Tips, is an easy way to support the incredible voices on the service. This is a first step for the platform to create new ways for people to receive and show support on Twitter – with money.

Twitter introduces Arabic Feminine as new language setting

Tue, 15 Jun 2021 - 01:32 GMT

In parallel, Twitter launched a campaign titled #FeminineArabic (أتحدث_بالمؤنث#) in partnership with organizations and brands across the region

Twitter presents ’Arabic Feminine’,a new language setting on Twitter.com

Tue, 15 Jun 2021 - 01:00 GMT

Twitter presents ’Arabic Feminine’,a new language setting on Twitter.com.

Twitter relaunches verification process with new approach

Fri, 21 May 2021 - 04:07 GMT

Twitter relaunches verification process with new approach.

Twitter brings the ability to host a Space to all accounts with 600 or more followers

Tue, 04 May 2021 - 02:23 GMT

Twitter brings the ability to host a Space to all accounts with 600 or more followers.

Twitter launches a series of Ramadan-themed audio conversations through new Spaces feature

Tue, 27 Apr 2021 - 10:56 GMT

Over 10 million Tweets about Ramadan in the lead up to the holy month

What happened in Egypt in 2020 on Twitter?

Sun, 13 Dec 2020 - 02:46 GMT

Twitter highlights the top entertainment-related conversations in Egypt in 2020:

Universite Francaise d’Egypte removes ad video after Twitter anger over ‘historical fallacies’

Thu, 30 Jul 2020 - 02:24 GMT

In the narration, the man embodying Bonaparte’s character said that the French leader is the one who deciphered Rosetta Stone.

Unrest hits Ethiopia after singer-activist murder, protests erupt

Wed, 01 Jul 2020 - 09:21 GMT

Reasons behind Hachalu Hundessa's death are reportedly being investigated by local police authorities.

Infamous social media influencer Haneen Hossam accused of human traffiking, inciting debauchery

Sat, 25 Apr 2020 - 02:25 GMT

In the footage posted on Likee, she offered girls and women the chance to “work from home and earn around £2,025 to £2,430 for making live videos and talking to strangers.”

After allowing foreigners to use his Twitter account to insult Egypt, Kuwait detains writer 15 days

Sun, 12 Apr 2020 - 09:55 GMT

The investigation was prompted by a lawsuit filed by the Kuwaiti Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Twitter account of Kuwaiti writer who insulted Egypt managed by others: Prosecution

Sun, 12 Apr 2020 - 08:25 GMT

The Kuwaiti Ministry of Foreign Affairs filed a lawsuit against him for insulting the Arab Republic of Egypt using the name of Kuwait on his Twitter account.

125 million Tweets about feminism and equality over the past three years

Sun, 08 Mar 2020 - 02:18 GMT

There have been 125 million Tweets globally about feminism and equality over the past three years.

What celebrities 'liked' on Twitter on Valentine's day

Fri, 14 Feb 2020 - 01:11 GMT

This Valentines, Twitter takes a look at some of the Tweets that celebrities have liked to see how they’ve expressed their love and appreciation on the platform.

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