Israeli held for sneaking into Egypt
CAIRO (Reuters) - Egypt on Monday said it had detained an Israeli army officer in the Taba region of the Sinai peninsula for sneaking through the border, but his mother and Israeli media said he was a civilian pro-Palestinian activist. The Egyptian ...
Egypt arrests former Israeli soldier, say he crossed into Sinai in effort to ...
Egypt says detains Israeli army officer in Sinai
Report: Israeli held in Egypt photographed security sites
Christian Science Monitor
Egypt's president urges confidence in banks as pound slips further against the ...
CAIRO – The Egyptian pound slipped further against the dollar on Monday, a downward plunge on the first two days of trading under a new system, as the president tried to assure a worried public that the crisis atmosphere will end soon. The pound slid ...
UPDATE 4-Egypt's leader sees currency stabilizing "within days"
Egypt's opposition still hopeful, despite many defeats
Egypt's currency hits seven-year low
Wall Street Journal
Israel: Ex-Soldier Detained in Egypt
New York Times
A former Israeli soldier, 24, known in Israel for his pro-Palestinian activism and radical views, was detained in Egypt, apparently having entered the country without travel documents, Israeli news media reported on Monday. The man, identified as ...
Israel, Egypt Ease Gaza Blockades
The Good War: Israel, Egypt And Hamas
Egypt allows building material across Rafah border into Gaza
Israeli fence construction cuts off migration from Egypt
A total of 36 migrants crossed into Israel from Egypt in December, all of whom were detained, compared with 2,295 in January. The numbers have steadily declined throughout 2012 as construction of the vast steel fence through the desert from Eilat to ...
Voice of America
IMF says welcomes Egypt's effort to safeguard reserves
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The International Monetary Fund said on Monday it welcomed steps that Egypt has taken to stop a drain on its international reserves, which had let the Egyptian pound hit record lows. "We welcome the measures taken by the ...
Egypt readies for backlash over austerity measures
Egypt to Resume IMF Loan Talks as Currency Weakens
Egypt to resume IMF loan talks
San Francisco Chronicle
Egypt: Protester Wounded by Gunmen
New York Times
Gunmen drove into Tahrir Square in Cairo on Monday and fired at an antigovernment sit-in, seriously wounding a protester, witnesses said. Two lawyers investigating the case suggested that it was a targeted attack. One lawyer, Tamer Gomaa, identified ...
Egypt: Investigations Begin in This Morning's Tahrir Attack
Egypt Activist Critically Wounded in Drive-by Shooting in Tahrir
Egypt: Gunmen open fire on protesters in Cairo
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 ...
Egypt budget deficit expected to widen to 200 billion pounds: agency
CAIRO (Reuters) - Egypt's budget deficit in the year to end-June 2013 could widen by 50 percent from the original forecast made in July, according to a figure released by the planning minister on Monday. "The budget deficit is expected to rise to 200 ...
Telecom Egypt Sees Regulator Decision on Vodafone Stake in 2013
Telecom Egypt (ETEL), the monopoly fixed- line operator, expects the regulator to decide on the fate of its stake in Vodafone Egypt and the resolution of a dispute with two incumbent mobile phone operators next year, paving the way for obtaining Egypt ...
Telecom Egypt awaits regulator decision on Vodafone stake
Egypt's Bourse makes impressive recovery in 2012
Egypt's stocks ended the year 2012 on a positive note, bolstering its impressive 2012 rally and putting it in third place globally in terms of per cent earnings. The main EGX30 index closed the year at 5,462 points, up 50.8 points from the 2011 close ...