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Ethiopia: What after Mekelle falls?
Abiy Ahmed’s military push in Tigray may have been successful in the short term, but resolving the conflict will take negotiations, else Ethiopia could be torn apart
Saudi Arabia is at the top of Egypt’s food industries' exports ($337 million) while Germany came last ($77 million)
Minister of Heath Hala Zayed was directed to start preparations to contract companies to secure the biggest number of vaccines
'The vaccine will be made available across the UK from next week'
Al-Ahram Weekly reports on plans to overhaul the transport sector by 2024
The Chairman of Egypt’s Tourism Syndicate Bassem Halaqa explains that sector workers should be involved in discussions over the problems of the industry and solutions to revive it
Employees have been receiving training programmes since October in preparation for the relocation plan
The announcement, which was made during a cabinet meeting held earlier today, came two days after the previous deadline expired on 30 November
A UN humanitarian spokesman says the first mission to carry out a needs assessment begins Wednesday
Positive news on coronavirus vaccines and the fading of uncertainty regarding the US elections helped global markets performance in late November
There is a long list of challenges ahead that Cairo knows it will have to work on in order to consolidate its position in East Africa
Ballots are to be mailed out to embassies on Saturday, Sunday and Monday
The bill is expected to have little if any impact, as Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has the final say on all major policies, including those related to the nuclear program
Egypt reported 392 new coronavirus cases on Tuesday bringing the total infection tally to 116,303 ...
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Al-Mahdi had been a controversial figure, politically and ideologically, since he took over the leadership from his father, Al-Seddiq Al-Mahdi, in 1961 until his death
Tehran is trapped with few options to respond to the killing of top nuclear scientist Mohsen Fakhrizadeh
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Employees have been receiving training programmes since October in preparation for the relocation plan
The announcement, which was made during a cabinet meeting held earlier today, came two days after the previous deadline expired on 30 November
Ballots are to be mailed out to embassies on Saturday, Sunday and Monday
Foreign Minister Shoukry traveled to Riyadh on Tuesday morning, where he discussed with his Saudi counterpart a number of regional issues as well as boosting bilateral cooperation
There are about 28,000 bakeries included in the ministry’s plan to raise the efficiency of bakeries
Officials say the move will help the government ease traffic congestion, crowding, and road obstructions in some areas, in addition to saving energy
'The vaccine will be made available across the UK from next week'
The bill is expected to have little if any impact, as Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has the final say on all major policies, including those related to the nuclear program
The conflict pits the Ethiopian federal army against forces loyal to the Tigray People's Liberation Front (TPLF), the northern region's ruling party
The decades-old dispute over Karabakh, an ethnic Armenian region that broke away from Azerbaijan during a war in the 1990s, is far from resolved
Mohsen Fakhrizadeh's killing on Friday followed two other big security lapses - the theft of Iran's nuclear archive and a fire at a nuclear facility this year that some Iranian officials blamed on cyber sabotage
Debretsion Gebremichael, in a phone interview with The Associated Press, said he remains near the Tigray capital, Mekele, which the Ethiopian army on Saturday said it now controlled
The projection follows a significant fall in global economic vitality in 2020, the worst since the 2008 global financial crisis, due to the Covid-19 pandemic
Positive news on coronavirus vaccines and the fading of uncertainty regarding the US elections helped global markets performance in late November
The total cooperation portfolio between Egypt and France is worth €7.5 billion
Youssef noted that the amendments include exempting commodities and services headed to projects established in economic zones from VAT in order to catalyse investments in such areas
The report revealed that the current account deficit incresaed to $11.2 billion from $10.9 billion in F 2018/19
The minister urged American companies to take advantage of these opportunities and submit their proposals for these projects to the transport ministry for immediate consideration
Ambassador Berger stressed the importance of Egypt's pivotal role in the cultural and artistic domains, as it is the oldest civilisation in history
The interview with Business View highlighted Kamel's work in the field of public relations as well as in media and political campaigns
Assalah is currently celebrating her latest releases, including her latest single entitled El-Farq Kabir ('The Difference is Big'), which is currently trending
Held between 3 and 7 December, this will be the third edition of Cairo Industry Days held within the CIFF
The belly dancer and film actress made a lasting impression on Egyptian movies, taking leading roles in several successful musical films. Today marks 26 years since Gamal's passing from this world
Known for his well-memorized lyrics - many in standard Arabic - Al-Rayah collaborated over the decades with some of the most prominent poets and lyricists in his country
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The victory of a grassroots candidate in the recent parliamentary elections has brought hopes of greater maturity in the country’s political practice
The transition to President Joe Biden has officially started, but the challenges ahead of his administration, nationally and globally, are many
The truth is that the MB is bad news for the entire world, not just for my country. Violence has never been far away from the Brotherhood since attempts in the 1960s to establish an armed military wing
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With Gulf normalisation with Israel, a new strategic landscape is emerging in the region, one from which Egypt would do well to remain independent
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Some calculate that immunising just two-thirds of a population could halt the pandemic disease and help protect whole communities or nations. Some experts say such expectations are misplaced.
Many COVID-19 survivors are likely to be at greater risk of developing mental illness, psychiatrists said, after a study found 20% of those infected with the coronavirus are diagnosed with a psychiatric disorder within 90 days.
The relief is engraved with a scene depicting a man named Padi-Sena beside the two deities Horus and Hathor
'We have discovered only one percent of the antiquities buried in the Saqqara Necropolis,' Antiquities Minister El-Enany said, pointing out that many other discoveries will follow
The number of coffins exceeds that of the discovery announced in early October
The mission's work began in 2018, but was disrupted due to the coronavirus outbreak
The antiquities minister and the renowned Egyptolgist were honoured for their efforts to boost Polish-Egyptian cooperation in archaeology and tourism
All the Egyptian pieces are from the collection of the museums and are not part of a temporary exhibition in Germany, as was rumoured

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