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  • For first time, 4 Arab teams make World Cup

    For first time, 4 Arab teams make World Cup

    The 2018 Russian edition may witness Arab-Arab clashes The post For first time, 4 Arab teams make World Cup appeared first on Daily News Egypt.
    - 1 day ago, 16 Nov 17, 2:09pm -
  • Global Entrepreneurship Week supports young startups in Egypt 

    Global Entrepreneurship Week supports young startups in Egypt 

    The Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW), the world’s largest celebration of entrepreneurship, kicked off on 12 November. Organized by the International Labour Organization (ILO) and the International Council for Small Business (ICSB), and sponsored…
    - 1 day ago, 16 Nov 17, 2:03pm -
  • French-Egyptian Sustainable City week kicks off 22 November

    French-Egyptian Sustainable City week kicks off 22 November

    French Ambassador to Egypt Stéphane Romatet will inaugurate the first session of the French-Egyptian week for exchanges and meetings on urban topics on 22 November. Under the title “Sustainable City Industry”, the week is organised by the French…
    - 1 day ago, 16 Nov 17, 1:59pm -
  • ‘Renewable Energy’: Lightening the path to future

    ‘Renewable Energy’: Lightening the path to future

    The Maulana Azad Centre for Indian Culture of the Embassy of India in Cairo organised the 15th edition of MACIC Roundtable, a monthly seminar series involving youth, academics, culture lovers, and civil society on issues of mutual interest to India a…
    - 1 day ago, 16 Nov 17, 1:55pm -
  • AAIB opens its branches for primary school students within framework of its financial education programme

    AAIB opens its branches for primary school students within framework of its financial education programme

    In the belief that applying the definition of financial inclusion is one of the main pillars to achieve economic growth through reaching the different segments of society and raising awareness of banking services in activation of the financial educat…
    - 1 day ago, 16 Nov 17, 1:51pm -
  • AUC signs MoU to launch Luqman Weise Capital’s Masters Scholarship for Financial Technology

    AUC signs MoU to launch Luqman Weise Capital’s Masters Scholarship for Financial Technology

    The American University in Cairo (AUC) has recently signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with financial investment company Luqman Weise Capital in order to launch the Luqman Weise Capital Master’s Scholarship for Financial Technology at AUC.…
    - 1 day ago, 16 Nov 17, 1:47pm -
  • HSBC awarded Best Cash Manager in Egypt

    HSBC awarded Best Cash Manager in Egypt

    HSBC bank was awarded as the Best Domestic Cash Manager for the eighth consecutive year by both corporations and financial institutions in the Euromoney Cash Management Survey 2017. HSBC was also awarded Best Regional Cash Manager in the Middle East,…
    - 1 day ago, 16 Nov 17, 1:42pm -
  • AXA’s first international health insurance products launch in Egypt

    AXA’s first international health insurance products launch in Egypt

    “Global Protect Health Plans” is the name of the latest health insurance products launched in Egypt by AXA, one of the world’s most famous health insurance companies. The new products offer extensive protection for people living a global life a…
    - 1 day ago, 16 Nov 17, 1:37pm -
  • Breakfast at Tabali: Oriental food with modern twist

    Breakfast at Tabali: Oriental food with modern twist

    Tabali offers Egyptians’ most favorite plates in the most extraordinary way The post Breakfast at Tabali: Oriental food with modern twist appeared first on Daily News Egypt.
    - 1 day ago, 16 Nov 17, 9:00am -
  • EBRD, QNB ALAHLI join forces to support women entrepreneurs in Egypt

    EBRD, QNB ALAHLI join forces to support women entrepreneurs in Egypt

    In line with EBRD’s support for the development of micro, small, and medium enterprises in Egypt, and the leading role of QNB ALAHLI in Egypt regarding that field, EBRD offered a senior loan of $20m to QNB ALAHLI SAE for on-lending to local small b…
    - 1 day ago, 16 Nov 17, 6:06am -

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    HRW: Egypt

    • Repression Unbound - Egypt Under Sisi

      Repression Unbound - Egypt Under Sisi

      In March this year, Middle East Minister Tobias Ellwood suggested that Egypt was taking "steps towards a stronger democracy" and that British/Egyptian relations were "in a very positive place". The first claim is absurd in the context of mass repre…
      - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
    • Egypt Doesn’t Speak for Africa on LGBT Issues

      Egypt Doesn’t Speak for Africa on LGBT Issues

      Expand A woman holds her hands up during the Durban Pride parade where several hundred people marched through the Durban city centre in support of gay rights, July 30, 2011.…
      - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
    • Germany Interrupts Egypt’s Bid to Crush Online Dissent

      Germany Interrupts Egypt’s Bid to Crush Online Dissent

      Expand Egypt's President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi and German Chancellor Angela Merkel meet at the Ittihadiya presidential palace in Cairo, Egypt March 2, 2017.  ©…
      - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
    • Hope for Egypt’s Scorpion Prison Inmates

      Hope for Egypt’s Scorpion Prison Inmates

      Expand Police and army soldiers are seen in front of a tank as they guard outside Tora prison in Cairo, Egypt, July 30, 2015.  © 2015 Reuters  …
      - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
    • Torture and disinformation in Egypt: HRW responds
      After Human Rights Watch released a report on torture in Egypt titled “‘We Do Unreasonable Things Here’: Torture and National Security in al-Sisi’s Egypt," the government blocked HRW's website and went into propaganda overdrive. This video is…
      - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
    • France: Stop Ignoring Egypt’s Dire Rights Record

      France: Stop Ignoring Egypt’s Dire Rights Record

      Expand French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian shakes hand with Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry after their joint news conference in Cairo, Egypt June 8, 2017…
      - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
    • Global Medical Body Condemns Forced Anal Exams

      Global Medical Body Condemns Forced Anal Exams

      Expand A medical report filled out by a doctor in Kampala, Uganda, after conducting a forced anal examination on a man suspected of consensual same-sex conduct.…
      - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
    • Egypt: Mass Arrests Amid LGBT Media Blackout

      Egypt: Mass Arrests Amid LGBT Media Blackout

      Expand Young people wave a rainbow flag at a Cairo concert featuring the Lebanese band Mashrou’ Leila. Activist Ahmed Alaa confirmed that he raised a rainbow flag at the concert i…
      - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
    • Egypt: Stop Anti-LGBT Crackdown, Intimidation

      Egypt: Stop Anti-LGBT Crackdown, Intimidation

      Expand Lebanese band Mashrou’ Leila performs in Ehden town, Lebanon in August 2017. Following a Mashrou’ Leila concert in Cairo, Egypt in September 2017, where several concertgo…
      - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
    • UN Rights Body Must End Shameful Silence on Egypt

      UN Rights Body Must End Shameful Silence on Egypt

      Under President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, Egypt’s regular police and National Security officers routinely torture political detainees with techniques including beatings, electric shocks, stress positions, and sometimes rape.…
      - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -

    IRIN: Egypt

    • The Eritrean children who cross borders and deserts alone
      Yobieli is 12 years old. He sits on a small leather stool and fumbles with his hands, interlocking his fingers and pulling them apart. There’s a dark shadow of soft peach fuzz on his upper lip, and his cheeks are childishly smooth. But, his eyes lo…
      - 27 Jul 17, 5:06am -
    • Egypt boat disaster shines light on new migration trend

      Egypt boat disaster shines light on new migration trend


      - 10 Oct 16, 4:47am -
    • For Eritreans, Egypt is the new route to Europe

      For Eritreans, Egypt is the new route to Europe

      Like much of Cairo, the sprawling low-income neighbourhood of Ard el-Lewa comes alive in the evening, once the sun has gone down.On warm summer nights, children chase cats along streets too narrow for cars. Tuk-tuks weave between the shisha smokers…
      - 6 Jun 16, 12:27pm -
    • Pay now to protect 1 billion people from coastal floods

      Pay now to protect 1 billion people from coastal floods

      As sea levels rise, so will the costs of dealing with it, Christian Aid reminds us in a report released today.“Spending money now on reducing the risk of disasters will save money and lives later,” said report author Dr Alison Doig in a statem…
      - 16 May 16, 9:52am -
    • Off the cliff

      Off the cliff

      New UN data shows the catastrophic effects of the Syrian conflict in terms of migration since 1950. Zahra Omar Abdelatif fled the Kurdish region of Syria with her husband and three children "because everyone was killing each other". They paid…
      - 31 Jul 15, 7:00pm -
    • Secrecy in Sinai - an unknown human toll

      Secrecy in Sinai - an unknown human toll

      Ever since Islamic State-affiliated militants tried to take the town of Sheikh Zuwayed in North Sinai last week, the Egyptian media has talked of little else. “What mistakes were made?” “Where did they get their weapons from?” and “What can…
      - 9 Jul 15, 7:00pm -
    • Time for a new deal for Middle East's displaced?

      Time for a new deal for Middle East's displaced?

      Conflicts in Iraq, Syria, Libya and Yemen are leading to unprecedented numbers of internally displaced people (IDPs) in the Middle East and North Africa, and increasingly complex and severe humanitarian crises.According to the 2015 global report by…
      - 9 Jun 15, 7:00pm -
    • What does the Boko Haram/IS alliance mean?

      What does the Boko Haram/IS alliance mean?

      Nigeria’s insurgent group Jama'atu Ahlis Sunna Lidda'awati wal-Jihad (People Committed to the Propagation of the Prophet's Teachings and Jihad), better known as Boko Haram, has declared allegiance to Islamic State (IS), the group formerly known as…
      - 9 Mar 15, 8:00pm -
    • Egyptians in Libya - to flee or to stay?

      Egyptians in Libya - to flee or to stay?

      The roundabouts in the Libyan capital of Tripoli have long been a place for Egyptians to find work. Every day, carpenters, builders, plumbers and decorators sit and wait, each man carrying the tools of his trade to make it easier for prospective em…
      - 26 Feb 15, 7:00pm -
    • Who celebrity advocates are really targeting. And it’s not you.

      Who celebrity advocates are really targeting. And it’s not you.

      This week was a fanfare for celebrity humanitarians: Forest Whitaker appealed for peace in South Sudan alongside UN Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs Valerie Amos; Angelina Jolie opened an academic centre on sexual violence in conflic…
      - 12 Feb 15, 7:00pm -
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    The Economist: Egypt

    The Guardian: Egypt News

    • Populism and immigration pose major threat to global democracy, study says
      Inequality and vulnerability of technology-based voting systems to corruption also identified by researchers as factors in slowing spread of democracyThe spread of democracy around the world has slowed over the past decade, according to a report warn…
      - 2 days ago, 15 Nov 17, 9:29am -
    • Egyptian singer Sherine Abdel Wahab to face trial over Nile comments
      Pop singer told audience members at a concert in the United Arab Emirates that drinking from the Nile could lead to illnessJokes about the Nile are as old as the river itself, but one Egyptian pop singer has been told she will stand trial after jokin…
      - 2 days ago, 15 Nov 17, 8:02am -
    • Israel's new Sinai settlement – archive, 15 November 1975
      15 November 1975 Eric Silver on Yamit, the town built on sand where the first Jewish settlers have started to move in“Please don’t call us pioneers,” the kindergarten teacher from Tel-Aviv begged. “Pioneering means suffering, and we didn’t…
      - 3 days ago, 15 Nov 17, 12:00am -
    • UK woman must remain in Egyptian custody until trial is heard
      Laura Plummer is accused of illegally taking 300 tramadol tablets into country, which she says were for her partner who suffers from back painThe woman accused of smuggling hundreds of prescription painkillers into Egypt has been referred for trial a…
      - 6 days ago, 11 Nov 17, 1:39pm -
    • Family fear for plight of British woman detained in Egypt on drug charges
      Laura Plummer, who has been held in detention centre near Hurghada, suspected of trafficking hundreds of Tramadol pillsThe family of a British woman detained in Egypt on suspicion of trafficking drugs have spoken of their fear and confusion over her…
      - 8 days ago, 9 Nov 17, 10:09am -
    • British woman held in Egypt for carrying painkillers 'made mistake'
      Laura Plummer’s brother says she made ‘an innocent, honest mistake’ when she brought tramadol pills into country for her husband’s back painThe brother of the British woman detained in Egypt for bringing nearly 300 tramadol pills into the cou…
      - 12 days ago, 5 Nov 17, 1:17pm -
    • UK ‘deeply concerned’ by detention of human rights lawyer in Egypt
      Ibrahim Metwally Hegazy, an expert on forced disappearances who is working on the murder of Italian student Giulio Regeni, has been held since SeptemberSeveral European countries, including the UK, have criticised the detention of an Egyptian human r…
      - 13 days ago, 4 Nov 17, 2:29pm -
    • British woman languishes in Egyptian jail for carrying painkillers
      Laura Plummer from Hull was in possession of tramadol and naproxen when she was detained by Egyptian authoritiesEgyptian authorities have detained a British woman who entered the country carrying painkillers.Laura Plummer, 33, a shop worker who lives…
      - 14 days ago, 3 Nov 17, 8:23pm -
    • Egyptian TV presenter jailed for pregnancy out of wedlock remarks
      Doaa Salah handed three years in jail for ‘outraging public decency’ by discussing the possibility of a woman becoming a single mother on her showAn Egyptian court has sentenced a female television presenter to three years in jail after she spoke…
      - 14 days ago, 3 Nov 17, 4:38pm -
    • From Miami to Shanghai: 3C of warming will leave world cities below sea level
      An elevated level of climate change would lock in irreversible sea-level rises affecting hundreds of millions of people, Guardian data analysis showsHundreds of millions of urban dwellers around the world face their cities being inundated by rising s…
      - 15 days ago, 3 Nov 17, 2:48am -

    Zawya: Egypt

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