Gulf-Backed Enforcer Charms Egypt, Hamas in Leadership Showdown
The unlikely alliance could have broader implications for regional politics, from the showdown with Qatar in the Persian Gulf, to Egypt's and Israel's war on Islamic militants, to the future of the Palestinian Authority amid new questions surrounding ...
Gazans demonstrate against 'terrorism' in Egypt
Hamas accepts Palestinian unity deal proposed by Egypt: reports
Palestinians say Egypt's Sissi nearly reconciled Hamas, Fatah
Egypt's stock exchange gets new chairman
CAIRO, Aug 6 (Reuters) - Egypt's prime minister has appointed Mohamed Farid Saleh as the new chairman of the country's stock exchange, the investment ministry said on Sunday. Saleh, a former vice chairman of Egyptian Exchange (EGX), will replace ...
Egypt names new head of stock exchange
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Egypt's Leader Makes a Risky Bet on the Healing Power of Economic Pain
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CAIRO—Egypt's President Abdel Fattah Al Sisi is cutting food and fuel subsidies, a program long plagued by waste and corruption, in a high-stakes gamble to aid the stalled economy that none of his predecessors dared execute. The economic shock therapy ...
Sisi honors scientists as Egypt marks Science Day
Egypt's expenditure on scientific research increased to 17.5 billion EGP: Sisi
Egypt's Sisi says spending on scientific research has risen by 47% over three years
MIDEAST STOCKS-Saudi Arabia, Egypt outperform in weak region
DUBAI, Aug 6 (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia's stock market edged up on the back of modest gains in the banking sector on Sunday while Egypt imitated world markets' strong finish at the end of last week. Most other Middle Eastern bourses fell. The Riyadh ...
Qatar Is Playing a Dangerous Game of Political Chicken
Egypt, Kuwait start joint military exercise
CAIRO, Aug. 6 (Xinhua) -- Egyptian and Kuwaiti air forces started on Sunday their joint military exercise that will last for several days in Egypt, Egypt's state news agency MENA reported. The exercise, named Al-Yarmouk 3, will include carrying out ...
US dollar prices fall below LE 17.90 Sunday
Egypt, Kuwait air forces conduct joint drill in Egyptian airspace
Egypt raises transportation fares by 50 percent
CAIRO — Egypt's official state news agency reports that the governor of the Egyptian capital has announced a 50-percent increase in transportation fares, a day after the government increased fees for drinking water and sewage. MENA quoted Cairo Gov.
Egypt Foreign Reserves Surge to Record as Confidence Returns
Egypt's reserves saw total inflows of $7.7 billion in July, including $3.7 billion in foreign investments and $4 billion from the local economy, Cairo-based Al-Mal newspaper reported, citing central bank Governor Tarek Amer. Egypt also received a $1.25 ...
2 female fugitives charged for financing IS militant group in Upper Egypt
Giza Criminal Court decided on Tuesday to adjourn trial of 66 defendants, 43 of which, were arrested on charges of establishing a militant group in Upper Egypt affiliated with IS. Two women out of 23 of the defendants were accused of being the primary ...
Egypt's Suez Canal revenues jump to $446.3 million in July: Reuters calculations
CAIRO (Reuters) - Egypt's Suez Canal revenues jumped to $446.3 million in July from $427.2 million in June, according to Reuters' calculations. A statement from the canal's authority said on Sunday that its revenues stood at $2.938 billion from January ...
Roundup: Egypt says Suez Canal continues to be most important, fastest maritime corridor
Egypt to receive second German submarine in a few days
Suez Canal achieves $2.938bn revenues within 7 months - Daily News Egypt
Israel Makes Plans for Underground Wall to Block ISIS Tunnels From Egypt's Sinai
Egypt Sinai ISIS Gaza Hamas Morsi Sisi An Egyptian policeman gestures from an observation tower in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula, as seen from Israel's Negev desert, on February 10, 2016. ISIS's Egyptian affiliate released a video in 2016 that warned Israel ...
Egypt court jails 50 policemen over strike
Egypt jails policemen for 3 years following protest