Egypt's Sisi says independence for Iraq's Kurds would be 'catastrophic'
"The referendum that the Kurds are asking for now is in reality no more than the start of a catastrophic division of Iraq into smaller rival states," Egypt's MENA news agency quoted Sisi as saying during a meeting with local journalists. The president ...
Egypt's Sisi defends fuel price rise of 78% as taxi drivers stage protests
Cairo's taxi and microbus drivers have staged impromptu protests in anger at a surprise rise in fuel prices, providing an early test of the popularity of Egypt's new president, Abdel Fatah al-Sisi. In several Cairo neighbourhoods roads were temporarily ...
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FILE - In this Saturday, July 26, 1997 file photo, an Egyptian worker inspects a bottle of Stella beer rolling down the line at a factory in Cairo, Egypt. On Sunday, July 6, 2014. E. AP Photo/Enric Marti, File) ...
Mohamed Fahmy, Canadian journalist held in Egypt, to undergo arm surgery
The family of an Egyptian-Canadian journalist sentenced to seven years in prison by a Cairo court says he has been sent to hospital in advance of surgery for a long-standing arm injury. Mohamed Fahmy's brother Adel says he was admitted Saturday for ...
Canadian journalist convicted in Egypt undergoing surgery
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New York Daily News
Death sentences for 10 Muslim Brotherhood members upheld in Egypt; 38 ...
New York Daily News
A Cairo court has upheld death sentences against 10 members of the banned Muslim Brotherhood and sentenced 38 others to life in prison, including the spiritual leader of the Islamist group, Egyptian judicial officials say. All 10 Brotherhood members ...
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Wall Street Journal
CAIRO—Egypt's prime minister defended his government's sudden hike in fuel prices on Saturday, saying leaving the nation's bloated subsidies program unreformed would be a "crime," as transportation workers held wildcat strikes to protest the sharp ...
Daily News Egypt
'No shame' in Egypt using Israeli gas through British oil Company, after state ...
Daily News Egypt
Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources Sherif Ismail does not mind allowing British BG Group to import gas from Israel, he told Daily News Egypt Wednesday, but after the approval of the states. “This is a must”, he added. Import is necessary to ...
Yes, Israel Trusting Egypt With Its Natural Gas Wealth Makes Sense
Egypt raises fuel and electricity costs
Egypt has introduced electricity and fuel price increases in a move to cut state subsidies and reduce the budget deficit. Some fuel tariffs are reported to be increasing by 78% while electricity prices are expected to almost double within five years.
Egypt declares huge increase in gasoline prices
Egypt's government raised the prices of fuel by up to 78 per cent starting Saturday, following on a promise to cut subsidies that eat up nearly a quarter of the country's budget, the official news agency reported. The price hikes, in effect as of ...
Egypt to raise fuel prices by up to 78 percent from midnight: source
Khaled Hanafi, Egypt's supplies minister, confirmed the cuts on private television channel Sada al-Balad, saying the state will cancel 90 octane gasoline and the price for 92 octane gasoline would be 2.60 pounds while the price for 95 octane gasoline ...