US Is Near Pact to Cut $1 Billion From Egypt's Debt
New York Times
WASHINGTON — Nearly 16 months after first pledging to help Egypt's failing economy, the Obama administration is nearing an agreement with the country's new government to relieve $1 billion of its debt as part of an American and international ...
Egypt and US near deal on debt relief
US Hones Plans for Big Bailout of Egypt
U.S. Near Deal to Forgive $1 Billion in Egypt Debt: 'It's About Growth and ...
Voice of America
Egypt's veiled news anchor stirs debate
Veiled women long sidelined from prominent TV role. * Mubarak banned Muslim Brotherhood, hounded Islamists. * Many praise new freedom, some fear creeping Islamisation. CAIRO, Sept 3 (Reuters) - Egypt's first veiled newsreader on state television has ...
Veiled Female News Anchor May Signal Waning of Secular Egypt
Veiled female news anchor marks wane of secular Egypt
In Egypt, state news anchor in head scarf causes a stir
Egypt Islamist says heavy metal concert Satanist
CAIRO -- A heavy metal concert has prompted a police investigation after an Islamist lawyer claimed it was attended by Satanists at a well-known cultural center in Egypt's capital Cairo. A security official says Muslim Brotherhood lawyer Ismail el ...
Ghana News Agency
Egypt president criticized Syria; Iranian viewers hear 'Bahrain'
Los Angeles Times
It summed up his statements about Syria as discussing “massive changes and developments,” alluding gently to Morsi drawing a parallel between Syria and revolutions in Egypt and Tunisia. State-run news agencies and websites didn't run the controversial ...
UN's Ban and Egypt's Morsi deliver strong messages in Iran
Egypt withdraws tanks from Sinai
Jewish Telegraphic Agency
JERUSALEM (JTA) -- Egypt has withdrawn some 20 tanks from Sinai in response to Israel's security concerns, according to an unnamed Egyptian official. The official spoke Monday to The Associated Press about the withdrawal, which comes a month after ...
Egypt withdraws more tanks from Sinai Peninsula in response to Israeli concerns
BREAKINGVIEWS-Egypt's banks are ripe for picking
(The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are her own). By Una Galani. DUBAI, Sept 3 (Reuters Breakingviews) - Egypt's banks are ripe for picking. Qatar National Bank QNBK.QA is in talks to buy Societe Generale's (SOGN.
Egypt Shares Jump to 6-Month High on QNB Interest in SocGen Unit
Qatar National Bank picks JP Morgan for Egypt buy: sources
BBC News - Egypt's Sexual Harassment Of Women 'epidemic'
Campaigners in Egypt say the problem of sexual harassment is reaching epidemic proportions, with a rise in such incidents over the past three months. For many Egyptian women, sexual harassment - which sometimes turns into violent mob-style attacks - is ...
Assaults on Women Increase with Muslim Brotherhood Takeover of Egypt
Business Recorder (blog)
Egypt Offers $410 Million T-Bonds as Reserves Rise; Bonds Fall
Egypt will seek bids for treasury bonds valued at 2.5 billion Egyptian pounds ($410 million) today after foreign reserves surged in August. The nation's dollar bonds retreated. The Arab country will offer five- and seven-year securities valued at 1.5 ...
Egypt sells 2.5bn EG pounds of bonds
SYRIA WAR: Are Iran, Egypt, And Saudi Arabia Sidelining The US? (VIDEO)
In the first visit - even if just a few hours - by an Egyptian leader to Iran since 1979 revolution, President Morsi stunned his hosts when he said the “oppressive” Syrian regime had lost all its legitimacy. The Syrian Delegation stormed out from the ...
Tehran Summit: Egypt is the only winner
Saudi Arabia, Egypt and Iran at NAM summit
Drama in Iran Wins Egypt President a Bold Image
Egyptian Jihadist Leader Claims Palestinians Behind Rafah Attack
As investigations into last month's attack on Egyptian military personnel continue, a high-ranking source within the Supreme Council of Armed Forces has told Al-Masry al-Youm that the attack was carried out by two Palestinian jihadists who had entered ...
Egypt's Operation Eagle: Army boasts successes
Egypt: Top militant arrested in Sinai as 'cleansing' operation continues