FINANCE & ECONOMY

20 Jul 2014

Egypt asks resumption of tripartite talks over Nile dam

Ethiopia, Sudan and Egypt will resume tripartite negotiations over the construction of Ethiopia’s controversial hydro power plant project known as the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD).


The"...

Continue Reading

20 Jul 2014

SAN BERNARDINO: Ancient Egypt comes to college

A piece of ancient Egypt has come to San Bernardino.

Or, rather, many pieces.

The Robert and Frances Fullerton Museum of Art at Cal State San Bernardino is putting on a display of ancient Egyptian artifacts, the largest display of its type west of the Mississippi River.


"......

Continue Reading

19 Jul 2014

Egypt signs for eight more C295 transports

Egypt has placed an order for eight C295 transport aircraft with Airbus Defence and Space, the company announced on 17 July. The order will bring Egypt’s C295 fleet to a total of 20 aircraft, making it"...

Continue Reading

19 Jul 2014

Denmark lifts travel ban on Egypt's Sharm El-Sheikh, Cairo and Alexandria

Danish tourists will no longer be warned against travelling to Sinai.

Denmark has lifted its travel warnings for the cities of Cairo, Alexandria and Sharm El-Sheikh due to the improved political and security situation, the state's Al-Ahram news website reported on Friday. The European country's decision means Danes will no longer be warned against...

Continue Reading

19 Jul 2014

Egypt: European Parliament Calls for Ban On Spy Technology Export to Egypt

The European parliament yesterday called for a ban of surveillance and military technology to Egypt. MEPs stated that they were "deeply concerned" about recent events that, they said, impacted democracy and free expression in the country.


"...

Continue Reading

19 Jul 2014

Egypt CB raises interest rates to hold down inflation

Egypt’s central bank (CB) raised benchmark interest rates late on Thursday in an unexpected move seen as an attempt to hold down inflation less than two weeks after the government slashed subsidies on fuel and electricity.

The central bank raised the overnight deposit rate to 9.25 per cent from 8.25 per cent and the overnight lending rate to 10.25...

Continue Reading

19 Jul 2014

Egypt-US relations better since 30 June: FM Shoukry

Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry says Egypt should maximise economic relations with the United States.

Egypt-US relations witnessed a great improvement as a result of the 30 June 'revolution', according to Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry.

Shoukry cited a 40-minute phone"...

Continue Reading

19 Jul 2014

Kuwait, Egypt bust gang ‘expert’ in smuggling drugs in medicine packs

An Asian housemaid attempted to commit suicide inside her sponsor’s house in Salam area. According to security sources, when the Control Room of Kuwait Fire Service Directorate received information about the incident, firefighters rushed to the location and discovered that the housemaid had locked herself inside her room. When"......

Continue Reading

19 Jul 2014

Egypt Cuts Tax Breaks for Fuel; Few Protest

When President Anwar el-Sadat of Egypt said he intended to raise the price of flour, rice and other subsidized goods in 1977, he ignited days of riots that left more than 70 people dead and stood as a lasting warning to his successors about the perils of forcing impoverished Egyptians to"...

Continue Reading

19 Jul 2014

Cairo, Suez residents feel minor quake

Tremor at a depth of 13 kilometres is felt both in Cairo and Suez.

A 4.2 magnitude earthquake struck off Suez governorate late Friday, an earthquake expert at Helwan Observatory stated.

Ahmed Hosni told Reuters' Aswat Masriya the quake’s epicentre was Hagool Valley,"...

Continue Reading

Top News

Most Popular Articles

Found articles: 340 - Pages  « 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 » 
Contact US | Powered by CNPHUB.com - All Rights Reserved