Will Egypt's Jon Stewart be stifled?
(CNN) -- Talk shows have proliferated in Egypt since the beginning of the January 25 revolution nearly two years ago. One host has become particularly famous, to the point of being described as the "Jon Stewart of the Arab world." Bassem Youssef was ...
Voice of America
Egypt readies for backlash over austerity measures
CAIRO — Egypt's government is readying itself for the potential political fallout of impending austerity measures as it seeks to guarantee a badly needed $4.8 billion loan from the International Monetary Fund next month. As the Egyptian pound hit a ...
Egypt to Resume IMF Loan Talks as Currency Weakens
Egypt to resume IMF loan talks
Egypt says to resume talks with IMF in January
For Liberals in Egypt, a Champion Who Quips
New York Times
CAIRO — As a new Constitution engraves Islam ever more firmly into Egyptian law, a young comic's escalating battle with a group of ultraconservative television sheiks has become an early skirmish over the application of Islamic law, or Shariah ...
Egypt pound hits record low under new currency regime
Egypt won preliminary approval in November from the IMF for the loan, but delayed seeking final approval until January after it suspended implementation of a series of tax increases to allow more time to explain a heavily criticized package of economic ...
Egypt to Start Dollar Auctions as Reserves Hit 'Critical' Level
While Egyptian officials, including President Mohamed Mursi and his premier, dismissed talk of the nation being on the brink of bankruptcy, the efforts by the government, including imposing controls on the amount of dollars that can be brought in or ...
Egypt's Currency Falls To A New Low
UPDATE 3-Egypt pound hits record low under new currency regime
Egypt offers banks $75 mn at maiden foreign currency auction
Israel, Egypt Ease Gaza Blockades
Wall Street Journal
TEL AVIV—Israel and Egypt relaxed their blockades of Gaza over the weekend, allowing in construction materials critical to the economy of the Hamas-controlled territory in a sign of growing commitment to a cease-fire that ended a war in November ...
Egypt allows building material across Rafah border into Gaza
Gaza construction convoy crosses from Egypt
Egypt Transfers Tons of Building Materials to Gaza
Yahoo! News (blog)
Egypt Premier League football to resume on February 2, a year after it was ...
CAIRO – Egypt's Premier League football will resume matches from February 2 after a yearlong suspension following deadly stadium riots, the Egyptian Football Association said Sunday. A match in the city of Port Said between Egypt's most popular team, ...
League season start in Egypt delayed again
Football league to resume in February
Egypt's strength in adversity
The draft Egyptian constitution has been passed with a 64 per cent vote in favour in a two-round referendum, which was held on 15 and 22 December, but has resolved few of the questions the country faces. The draft was written mainly by President ...
Investigation into Egypt's opposition leaders abandoned
The Egypt-Iran divide
Egypt's leader warns public against unrest
Islamist Egypt befriends Hezbollah
(TIMES OF ISRAEL) Egypt's ambassador to Lebanon said his country will pursue a relationship with Hezbollah, a “real political and military force,” The Daily Star reported Saturday. If implemented, the decision would constitute a dramatic policy shift ...
Envoy: Egypt to tighten relations with Hezbollah
In dramatic shift, Egypt to embrace Hezb'allah
Egypt to Pursue a Relationship with Hizbullah
Sports Fix: No fans allowed as Egypt soccer returns, golfer breaks leg skiing
The Daily Telegraph
Well, their fans were involved in an ugly riot in February of this year, which saw 74 people killed and the Egyptian Premier League suspended indefinitely. Overnight, Egypt's government decided the competition will resume matches from February 1 after ...