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World - International
1/26/2023 9:22:51 PM
A Middle Eastern and North African category could be added to U.S. federal surveys and censuses, and changes could be made to how Hispanics are able to self-identify, under preliminary recommendations released Thursday by the Biden administration in what would be the first update to race and ethnicity standards in a quarter century.

Egypt - Foreign Affairs
1/26/2023 6:45:03 PM
Cairo will be the first stop for US secretary of State Anthony Blinken in his Middle East tour that will kick off from 29-31 January where he will meet President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi and senior Egyptian officials, the US Department of State said on Thursday.

World - Region
1/25/2023 7:11:58 PM
An ancient Yemeni kingdom and a Lebanese modernist concrete fair park were added Wednesday to UNESCO's list of World Heritage sites in danger, the latest entries from The Middle East.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Opinion
1/24/2023 11:15:00 AM
The end of 2022 brought some sad news: an important centre for the dissemination of Arab culture abroad had to close down. The Saqi bookshop was one of the best known bookshops in Europe specialising in Middle Eastern political affairs, literature, history and culture.

World - Region
1/24/2023 10:52:13 AM
France repatriated Tuesday 15 women and 32 children held in jihadist prison camps in Syria, the foreign ministry said, in the third major return of French citizens from the Middle Eastern country.

Multimedia - Video
1/23/2023 3:43:00 PM
Egyptians celebrated during the first week of January the Moulid of Imam Ahmed Al-Rifai (512-572 hijri). Al-Rifai is a descendant of the Prophet Muhammad and founder of Al-Rifai Sufi order who inspired millions in the Middle East and other places around the globe.

World - Region
1/18/2023 2:56:13 PM
Saudi Arabia is working to reduce its reliance on oil exports, Economy Minister Faisal Al-Ibrahim said Wednesday, as the Middle East powerhouse sent one of the largest delegations to the Davos summit to make its case.

Arts & Culture - Stage & Street
1/12/2023 3:24:52 PM
The European Centre for Middle East Studies, headquartered in Germany, is organising its third international scientific conference in Tunisia on 25-26 February.

Arts & Culture - Screens
1/12/2023 1:34:59 PM
James Cameron's iconic film Titanic is getting a theatrical re-release in 3D 4K HDR and high-frame-rate technology on 9 February across the Middle East, celebrating the film's 25th anniversary.

Egypt - Foreign Affairs
1/12/2023 12:57:02 PM
UN Climate Change High Level Champion for Egypt Mahmoud Mohieldin has been elected president of the Middle East Economic Association (MEEA) in the USA on Thursday.

World - Region
1/11/2023 10:57:45 PM
On his first visit to the region since his appointment as the UK Minister for the Middle East, North Africa, South Asia and United Nations, Lord Tariq Ahmad visits on Wednesday, the Occupied Palestinian Territories and met Minister of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates Riyad al-Malki.

Business - Economy
1/10/2023 10:49:14 PM
Amid global economic crises, the World Bank expected the growth of the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region to slow down to 3.5 percent this year and to 2.7 percent in 2024, down from 5.7 percent recorded in 2022.

Business - Economy
1/10/2023 9:59:00 PM
Egypt is set to receive the second tranche of the $3 billion loan it secured from the International Monetary Fund (IMF), estimated at around $347 million, by the end of March, following the completion of the first review of the loan programme, the IMF Mission Chief for Egypt, Middle East and Central Asia Department Ivanna Vladkova Hollar said on Tuesday.

Al-Ahram Weekly - COP27
1/10/2023 6:45:00 PM
The first manufacturing facility for solar thermal collectors in Egypt and the Middle East has come to life after a German grant, reports Mai Samih

Egypt - Health
1/7/2023 12:56:42 PM
A thirty-year-old Egyptian woman who had recently undergone a lung transplant from a living donor – the first operation of its kind in Egypt and the Middle East – at Ain Shams University Hospital has died, the university announced on Friday.

Business - Economy
1/5/2023 3:32:33 PM
Egypt came first in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region in terms of the funds the region’s startups secured in December with a total of $45.7 million, UAE-based startups accelerator Wamda said in its monthly report released on Thursday.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Lectures
1/3/2023 9:32:45 PM

World - Region
12/27/2022 6:59:35 PM
The deadly attack on Kurds in Paris last week has highlighted the long plight of the non-Arab ethnic group of between 25 and 35 million people who remain stateless.

Egypt - Civil Society
12/23/2022 7:53:44 PM
Alexandra Kinias, founder of the Women of Egypt (WoEgypt) platform, one of the most popular initiatives in Egypt and the Middle East, spoke to Al-ahram Hebdo, Ahram Online French-language sister publication, about the creation, role and strategy of this initiative to strengthen and support women in Egypt.

Egypt - Defence
12/23/2022 5:48:07 PM
General Michael E. Kurilla, commander of the US’s Central Command (CENTCOM), spoke to Ahram Online via telephone where he praised Egypt as a pillar of stability in the region and affirmed the two country’s enduring military partnership.

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