Greater Cairo

Egypt witnesses drop in temperature; Cairo records highs of 33 °C

Wed, 02 Jun 2021 - 10:56 GMT

Egypt witnesses a drop in temperature on Wednesday, with Cairo recording highs of 33 degrees Celsius.

Temperature rise in Egypt Thursday; Cairo records 36°C

Wed, 26 May 2021 - 02:28 GMT

Egypt is expected to witness a slight rise in temperature on Thursday as hot weather prevails over Greater Cairo, Lower Egypt, South Sinai and northern Upper Egypt.

Classes at Greater Cairo schools suspended Thursday amid wave of bad weather

Wed, 25 Nov 2020 - 08:59 GMT

Governors of each of Cairo, Giza and Qalyubia all announced suspending classes at schools on Thursday over predictions of an unstable wave and rainfall.

Pics: Egyptian President Sisi inspects road projects in Cairo

Fri, 23 Oct 2020 - 03:59 GMT

The president inspected road projects in New Cairo’s first settlement, Suez Road and Mohamed Naguib Axis.

605 hotels, resorts able to receive tourists in 21 Egyptian cities

Sat, 25 Jul 2020 - 05:02 GMT

The hotels and resorts are located in 21 Governorates all over Egypt: South Sinai, North Sinai, Red Sea, Matrouh, Alexandria, Suez, Greater Cairo, Qena ,Luxor , Aswan, Damietta, Fayoum, Beheira, Port Said, Dakahlia, Ismailia, Minya, Assuit, Sohag, Beni Suef and El Wadi El Gedid.

'Demand on Housing' report released showing pivotal figures

Mon, 09 Dec 2019 - 03:21 GMT

The Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics and the Social Housing Fund released on Monday a report measuring demand on social housing.

9 terrorists killed, leading terrorist captured in police raid in Greater Cairo

Wed, 18 Sep 2019 - 12:12 GMT

Security forces arrested a leading member of Lewaa al-Thawra terrorist movement called Mahmoud Ghareeb Qasim, who was using the fictitious name “Khalaf el-Dahshury,”

Serbian flights to Cairo to resume in 2019

Sun, 27 Jan 2019 - 10:11 GMT

Belgrade direct flights to Cairo to be resumed in 2019; after more than 10 years of pause.

3 coalitions offer to execute 5th metro line

Sun, 24 Dec 2017 - 02:36 GMT

Three foreign coalitions offered to execute the construction of the fifth metro line in Cairo stretching on 24 kilometers and passing through 17 stations.

Ajnad Misr, a group that launched 27 terror attacks in Cairo

Sun, 10 Dec 2017 - 02:12 GMT

These attacks occurred over the span of two years after the ouster of the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood-affiliated president.

UTA to launch higher-fare transportation for car owners

Tue, 23 May 2017 - 09:54 GMT

The Urban Transportation Authority (UTA) is willing to launch a new unsubsidized means of transportation for car owners.