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Death toll in clashes between Houthis, pro-Saleh forces up to 17

SANAA – 30 November 2017: The death toll in clashes between Houthis and Ali Saleh militias in the center of…
Economics

Egypt plans to set up logistics center in Russia

CAIRO – 29 November 2017: The Export Development Authority (EDA) has prepared a proposal to set up an Egyptian logistics…
Economics

EGX strikes all-time high, benchmark up 2.2%

CAIRO – 28 November 2017: The Egyptian Exchange (EGX) recorded its all-time high level Tuesday boosted by foreign buying, reflecting…
Economics

Dollar exchange rate inches up at Egypt’s banks

CAIRO – 28 November 2017: The exchange rate of the US dollar slightly went up at the five major banks…
Arts

Pickled in ‘cognac’, Chopin’s heart gives up its secrets

The heart of Frederic Chopin, among the world's most cherished musical virtuosos, may finally have given up the cause of…
Economics

EGX closes in mixed note, market cap up LE 3.5B

CAIRO – 27 November 2017: The Egyptian Exchange (EGX) ended its transactions on mixed note Monday. Benchmark index EGX30 went…
Economics

Supply minister follows up establishment of 14 silos in 6 provinces

CAIRO – 26 November 2017: Supply Minister Ali Moselhy on Sunday received a report prepared by the General Company for…
Economics

Madbouly follows up on national projects

CAIRO – 26 November: Acting Prime Minister and Housing Minister Mostafa Madbouly met with Minister of Planning and Administrative Reform…
Economics

EGX defies North Sinai attack, all indices up

CAIRO – 26 November 2017: The Egyptian Exchange (EGX) ended its transactions positively Sunday, despite the terrorist attack on Rawdah…
Middle East news

Facing hurdles, Russia gears up to host World Cup

MOSCOW – 26 November 2017: Russia is gearing up to host the World Cup for the first time while facing…
Middle East news

Kuwaiti Towers lit up with Egypt’s flag to honor martyrs

CAIRO – 25 November 2017: Kuwait City's landmark Kuwait Towers are seen illuminated in the colors of the Egyptian national…
sports

Man United keep up pressure with 1-0 win over Brighton

Nov 25 – 25 November 2017: Manchester United stayed on the tail of Premier League leaders and arch rivals Manchester…
Arts

Drumming up a storm: new life for Malaysian Indian folk music

Malaysian Indian musicians bang drums on a stage shrouded in smoke, singing in Tamil, as dancers wearing shimmering gold outfits…
Middle East news

Canada’s CN tower lights up with Egyptian flag colors for Al-Arish victims

CAIRO – 25 November 2017: Canada’s CN tower has been lit up with colors of the Egyptian flag in tribute…
Travel

Hong Kong lights up for Lumieres festival

HONG KONG 24 November 2017: Glowing cartoon Inuits tumbled down Hong Kong's post office building and a forest of illuminated…
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