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Al-Ahram Weekly - Features
10/22/2021 7:56:00 PM
Egypt’s digital startups have been capturing the attention of investors and conquering users, with the Covid-19 pandemic helping to accelerate existing trends.

World - International
10/22/2021 3:50:36 PM
Thailand is accelerating plans to reopen the country to foreign tourists, slashing mandatory quarantines beginning Nov. 1 for fully vaccinated visitors arriving by air from 46 countries and territories, officials announced Friday.

World - Region
10/22/2021 1:06:43 PM
The Iranian capital Tehran has held its main public Friday prayer service for the first time in 20 months, after it was halted amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

Egypt - Health
10/21/2021 12:21:10 PM
Egypt reported 47 new deaths related to Covid-19 complications on Wednesday - the highest death toll for a single day since the start of the fourth wave of the pandemic in the fall nationwide making the total number of deaths from the virus jump to 18,105.

Sports - World
10/20/2021 10:07:23 PM
FIFA is set to make the 2022 World Cup finals tournament draw in Qatar on April 1 _ with two of the qualifying teams still unknown because of match schedule delays in the COVID-19 pandemic.

World - Region
10/17/2021 11:46:05 AM
The Grand Mosque in the Muslim holy city of Mecca in Saudi Arabia operated at full capacity Sunday, with worshippers praying shoulder-to-shoulder for the first time since the coronavirus pandemic began.

World - International
10/16/2021 11:40:05 AM
Russia on Saturday topped 1,000 deaths over 24 hours for the first time since the start of the coronavirus pandemic, with the country's jab drive at a standstill and few restrictions in place.

Opinion -
10/15/2021 1:27:00 PM
We at FAO have already rolled up our sleeves and got down to the practical tasks of leading the implementation and driving the transformation.

World - International
10/15/2021 11:30:26 AM
Russia on Friday launched a population census delayed several times by the coronavirus pandemic that has exacerbated the country's worsening demographic crisis.

Arts & Culture - Film
10/14/2021 3:00:22 PM
Africa's biggest film festival kicks off on Saturday in Burkina Faso's capital Ouagadougou, delayed eight months by the Covid-19 pandemic and overshadowed by a brutal six-year-old jihadist insurgency.

World - International
10/14/2021 10:14:05 AM
Japan's new Prime Minister Fumio Kishida dissolved the lower house of parliament Thursday, paving the way for elections Oct. 31 that will be Japan's first of the pandemic.

Business - Economy
10/12/2021 5:44:24 PM
The ongoing hit from the Covid-19 pandemic and the failure to distribute vaccines worldwide is worsening the economic divide and darkening prospects for developing nations, the IMF said Tuesday.

Business - Markets & Companies
10/12/2021 5:40:27 PM
Emerging markets are expected to witness capital and foreign direct investment (FDI) outflows and an abrupt increase in financing costs in the near term amid the uncertainty of the ongoing pandemic, according to the International Monetary Fund (IMF).

Arts & Culture - Stage & Street
10/11/2021 6:16:07 PM
The 11th edition of the Hakawy International Arts Festival for Children will be returning to Cairo after a year-long break due to the COVID-19 pandemic on 2 November.

Egypt - Society
10/10/2021 10:21:00 AM
Millions of school and university students will begin physically attending classes for the first time in 18 months starting Saturday despite a recent surge in coronavirus in the pandemic's fourth wave.

World - Region
10/10/2021 10:17:00 AM
Iraq's elections on Sunday come with enormous challenges: Iraq's economy has been battered by years of conflict, endemic corruption and more recently, the coronavirus pandemic. State institutions are failing, the country's infrastructure is crumbling. Powerful paramilitary groups increasingly threaten the authority of the state, and hundreds of thousands of people are still displaced from the years of war against the Islamic State group.

Egypt - Tourism
10/9/2021 10:33:05 PM
Sharm El-Sheikh International Airport received on Saturday their first tourist flight from London following the resumption of direct air travel between the UK and Red Sea resorts after more than a year's suspension due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Sports - World
10/8/2021 5:28:55 PM
England manager Gareth Southgate said Friday the coronavirus vaccination programme was the "only way out" of the pandemic as concerns grow over the low rate of Premier League players getting the jab

Sports - World
10/8/2021 11:46:00 AM
FIFA plans to postpone the Club World Cup until early next year due to hosting challenges linked to the pandemic, people familiar with the planning said.

World - Region
10/7/2021 8:46:38 PM
Morocco's King Mohammed VI on Thursday named a new government, led by billionaire tycoon Aziz Akhannouch whose National Rally of Independents (RNI) trounced incumbent Islamists in elections last month.

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