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Egypt signs agreement to produce Sinovac vaccine locally
Egyptian Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly witnessed on Wednesday the signing ceremony of two agreements ...
Niger is the fifth stop for Shoukry in his current African tour
Egypt's Chief of Staff of the Armed Forces Lt. General Mohamed Farid attended on Wednesday the ...
Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi said on Wednesday that Egypt is looking forward to continuing ...
OBG said that various initiatives, which Egypt has launched or renewed since the onset of the pandemic, are expected to increase private sector investment
The head of the Doctors Syndicate in Sohag has blamed 'the lack of public awareness' during Ramadan for the high infection rate in the governorate
A series of online seminars is trying to help Egyptian publishers survive the effects of COVID-19 on the industry
Libya has urged the return of Egyptian labourers and facilitating movement between the two countries, Madbouly said
Ahmed's statements came in response to a letter by Hamdok last week in which he invited Egypt and Ethiopia to tripartite talks
On Friday, FIFA ranked Egypt’s football Olympic team in the third spot ahead of the tournament draw that took place in Zurich
President of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development Odile Renaud-Basso expresses her confidence in Egypt’s economic potential to Al-Ahram Weekly
The Libya Quartet called for for 'the sustained implementation of measures to fully identify and dismantle these groups'
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In the aftermath of the death of President Idriss Deby Itno, who ruled with an iron fist for three decades, his 37-year-old son has quickly emerged as the desert state's new strongman
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Modi said the federal government was working with local authorities nationwide to ensure adequate supplies of hospital beds, oxygen and anti-viral drugs to combat a huge second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic
Organised by the culture ministry, the annual event garnered much attention from families and youngsters in previous editions
Starring the Lady of Arab Theatre Samiha Ayoub, Al-Tawous features Sahar El-Sayegh in the role of a working class girl who becomes a causality of a gang rape in a hotel
The visit took place at El-Boghdadi village, one of the 123 communities supported under the rural development programme run by the WFP and the government
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The IMF said that the Egyptian economy has outperformed several economies in the Arab region despite the severe impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic
Egypt’s mega projects in various sectors open broad horizons for investors in Egypt, said Maait
Investments directed to productive sectors will increase by 125%, investments for building up people will rise by 70%, and investments in service sectors will go up by 30%
Despite that, Fitch Solutions said in its report that Egypt is one of the few countries globally to see real GDP growth amid the COVID-19 crisis
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El-Enany pointed out the mausoleum is one of the most important Islamic monuments in Egypt because it has an ambitious wooden dome considered the largest in Egypt
The dome was constructed in 1498 AD to be the burial ground of the Mamluk sultan
‘Many foreign missions searched for this city and never found it. We began our work searching for the mortuary temple of Tutankhamun because the temples of both Horemheb and Ay were found in this area'
The remains of the four royals are among 22 mummies that will be transferred during the parade from the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir to their final exhibition destination at the National Museum of Egyptian Civilisation in Fustat
The remains of the two royals are among 22 mummies that will be transferred from the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir to the National Museum of Egyptian Civilisation
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