The two swift changes in foreign policy that signal a new Egypt
Photograph: Mohamed Abd El Ghany/Reuters Egypt faces many uncertainties after the revolution, but two surprisingly swift changes in its foreign policy have demonstrated that the post-Mubarak era may produce change for the wider region too. ...
Egypt's crackdown now wears camouflage
Egypt's newfound foreign policy assertiveness
Egypt's military prosecution questions journalists
Obama names Patterson to key post of envoy to Egypt
Channel News Asia
WASHINGTON: President Barack Obama on Friday named Anne Patterson, Washington's former envoy to Pakistan, as the next US ambassador to Egypt, a key ally that Washington hopes will become a model for Arab democracy, the White House said. ...
Egypt's tensions show strain in 'season of change'
Egypt's Economic Woes
Back from Egypt and Jordan, and a Few Thoughts on Obama's Speech
Reinventing the veil
I grew up in Cairo, Egypt. Through the decades of my childhood and youth – the 1940s, 1950s and 1960s – the veil was a rarity not only at home but in many Arab and Muslim-majority cities. In fact, when Albert Hourani, ...
A Quiet Revolution by Leila Ahmed – review
'Arab Spring,' Christian Winter
Authorities, Islamists in Egypt Stop Church from Re-Opening
Trend News Agency
Gaza aid vessel gets supplies from Egypt
The ship, also known as the Spirit of Rachel Corrie, has been at anchor for the past four days while waiting to berth at the El-Arish Port in Egypt. “At the moment, everything is fine. However, their spirit is a bit low as some of these activists are ...
Leader Of Malaysian Humanitarian Aid Mission To Gaza On Hunger Strike
Crew have Palestinians very much on their mind
Egypt provides supplies to retreated Gaza-bound aid ship: Malaysian Activists
The Arab Uprisings: The View from Cairo
Women News Network
Anderson's efforts to expand academic leadership in Egypt, along with her work to bring a comprehensive Ph.D. program for students in Cairo, has pushed her be named as the new President of the American University in Cairo, a first-time position for a ...
Obama Selects Career Diplomat Patterson as Ambassador to Egypt
Daily Star - Lebanon
Cost of eating spikes for the Arab world
But as Egypt and other Arab countries remain volatile, there are fears that spiking grain prices could propel new discontent. In the past week, wheat prices soared by 17 per cent, a worrying sign for those countries where it is a staple of the diet. ...
US senator calls for free trade pacts in Middle East
The Great Democracy Meltdown
President Obama outlines plans for aid in Egypt and Middle East
Toby Wilkinson's 'The Rise and Fall of Ancient Egypt'
For Manetho, as for us in the present day, ancient Egypt's main beguilement was its sheer, strange antiquity. The more we think about that age and strangeness, the more ancient Egypt seems like an exotic fantasy-realm, like something out of Michael ...
Sydney Morning Herald
Minister: Egypt budget deficit could reach $31 billion in fiscal year 2011-2012
By AP, CAIRO — Egypt's budget deficit could hit 185 billion pounds ($31 billion) in the next fiscal year, the country's finance minister said Thursday. His remarks came just hours before the US was expected to announce new aid to bolster a key ally ...
'In Egypt we need strong leadership. At the moment that's the generals'
Debate over the fate of the former first family roils Egypt
Amnesty: Egypt far from justice over unrest that killed more than 800
Hurriyet Daily News
EBRD Mirow: Assessment Of EBRD Mandate Extension To Egypt Positive
Wall Street Journal
ASTANA, Kazakhstan (Dow Jones)--European Bank for Reconstruction and Development President Thomas Mirow said Friday that technical assessments of proposals to extend the bank's lending operations to Egypt were positive, suggesting that EBRD ...
EBRD prepares to lend to north Africa
Development Coalition Looks to Aid North Africa