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Egypt reports 588 new coronavirus cases, 49 deaths

Sun, 28 Feb 2021 - 05:18 GMT

49 patients have died from the virus over the past 24 hours, raising the death toll to 10,639.

Egyptian government allocates LE500M as compensations within Ring Road expansion project

Thu, 25 Feb 2021 - 03:32 GMT

Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli instructed Thursday allocating LE500 million as compensations to owners of buildings being demolished to expand the Ring Road.

Today in 2008: Al-Muizz Street was born

Mon, 22 Feb 2021 - 04:13 GMT

Al-Muizz Street was officially inaugurated on February 22, 2008, to be one of the most beautiful open museums of Islamic antiquities in the world.

Egypt calls on all political parties in Somalia to exercise self-restraint after escalation of violence

Sat, 20 Feb 2021 - 02:01 GMT

It also called on all partners to offer support to brotherly Somalia to help it overcome the current conditions.

Man arrested in Egypt for traveling from Cairo to Aswan on donkey’s back

Tue, 16 Feb 2021 - 03:33 GMT

An Egyptian man is in hot water after he rode his donkey, planning to travel from Giza to Upper Egypt’s Aswan city, which was described as inhuman behavior.

390 buildings are being demolished to widen Greater Cairo's Ring Road

Mon, 15 Feb 2021 - 01:21 GMT

Hundreds will be compensated.

Chairman of the Egyptian National Committee of Libyan Affairs calls to exploit current positive atmosphere to solve Libyan crisis

Tue, 09 Feb 2021 - 01:05 GMT

The third meetings of the Libyan Constitutional Track began runs from February 9-11 in Hurghada, in the presence of delegations of the House of Representatives and the Supreme Council of State under the auspices of the United Nations.

Heads of Libyan delegations at Hurghada meetings thank President Sisi for supporting Libya's stability

Tue, 09 Feb 2021 - 12:53 GMT

Chairman of Libya's High National Election Commission, Emad al-Sayeh, confirmed the commission's readiness to hold the referendum on the Libyan constitution.

What do you know about Basilica of the Holy Virgin?

Mon, 08 Feb 2021 - 04:08 GMT

Controversy arose on social media platforms over the construction of the Heliopolis Bridge, claiming that the bridge would affect the historic Basilica of the Holy Virgin in which Baron Empain was buried in Heliopolis.

In pics: Sisi inspects Cairo integrated transport project

Fri, 05 Feb 2021 - 10:24 GMT

Egypt’s president Abdel Fattah el Sisi, inspected Friday the integrated transport complex project in Cairo, which is erected on an area of 300 feddans.

Travel Scenes: Where Luxury Meets Safety at The Nile Ritz-Carlton, Cairo

Wed, 03 Feb 2021 - 11:10 GMT

Overcoming these challenges enforced by social distancing and lockdown, The Nile Ritz-Carlton, Cairo has succeeded in providing a safe experience that does not compromise luxury and convenience while abiding by all the necessary precautionary and preventive measures regulated by the Egyptian government.

Cairo airport receives first shipment of Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine

Sun, 31 Jan 2021 - 11:19 GMT

The shipment, weighing 198 kilograms, arrived on board a plane of the UAE Airlines.

Egypt's planning Ministry releases 'Citizen Investment Plan' of Cairo in FY 2020/21

Thu, 28 Jan 2021 - 11:05 GMT

The Ministry of Planning and Economic Development disclosed Thursday the details of Cairo’s Citizen Investment Plan in FY2020/2021.

Naomi Campbell wishes to play Cleopatra in Hollywood, Zahi Hawass

Thu, 21 Jan 2021 - 03:22 GMT

Renowned archaeologist Zahi Hawass stated that he is friends with the British model Naomi Campbell, who is currently visiting Egypt.

Egypt To Launch The Largest Observation Wheel in Africa ‘Cairo Eye’ in 2022

Thu, 21 Jan 2021 - 10:16 GMT

Cairo Governor Khaled Abdel Aal lays the foundation stone for the largest ferris wheel in Africa “Ain Cairo” or “Cairo Eye,” which will be established in Zamalek.

Russia increases weekly Cairo-Moscow flights to 5: TASS

Sat, 16 Jan 2021 - 07:27 GMT

The Russian anti-coronavirus crisis center announced raising the number of regular flights between Moscow and Cairo to five weekly flights, Russian news agency TASS reported.

Afforestation in Egypt: 1000 trees to be planted in Cairo’s landfills

Sun, 10 Jan 2021 - 02:33 GMT

Garbage has been removed from the landfills to be replaced with trees, in a way to change the places into aesthetic areas and purify air from pollutants, the statement added.

Cairo-Suez highway re-opened after closure due to dense fog

Fri, 01 Jan 2021 - 12:02 GMT

The general directorate The general directorate of traffic re-opened the Suez Road extending in northern Egypt after closure over dense fog on Friday.of traffic re-opened the Suez Road extending in northern Egypt after closure over dense fog on Friday.

United Company for Media Services thanks organizers of Cairo's dazzling New Year's Eve

Fri, 01 Jan 2021 - 01:47 GMT

The Chairman of the United Company for Media Services, Tamer Mursi, thanked on Friday the organizers of the New Year’s ceremony for the dazzling fireworks display above "Long Live Egypt" bridge.

Egypt reveals autopsy results of Syrian director Hatem Ali

Thu, 31 Dec 2020 - 12:45 GMT

The Egyptian authorities revealed Wednesday, the results of the autopsy of the Syrian director Hatem Ali, who recently passed away in the Egyptian capital, Cairo.

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