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Suspended Egypt Foods workers return to work – Daily News Egypt


Daily News Egypt

Suspended Egypt Foods workers return to work
Daily News Egypt
Egypt Foods decided to reinstate 21 workers, who had been suspended due to ongoing strikes at the company, among meeting other demands. The company made the decision during a meeting between the minister of manpower, the company's board …

Posted on 26 June 2016 | 5:53 pm

MIDEAST STOCKS-Gulf sinks on Brexit but comes off lows; Egypt hardest hit – Reuters


Daily News Egypt

MIDEAST STOCKS-Gulf sinks on Brexit but comes off lows; Egypt hardest hit
Reuters
Global market turmoil may further shrink Egypt FX inflows. By Andrew Torchia. DUBAI, June 26 Middle East stocks fell sharply on Sunday because of Britain's vote to leave the European Union but Gulf bourses came well off their lows. Egypt was hardest
Egypt receives $650m worth of fuel from Saudi Arabia in May and JuneDaily News Egypt

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Posted on 26 June 2016 | 1:55 pm

Egypt Defends Transfer of Red Sea Islands to Saudis – ABC News


Ahram Online

Egypt Defends Transfer of Red Sea Islands to Saudis
ABC News
Egypt's government on Sunday defended its decision to hand over two Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia at an appeals court hearing after the move was struck down by a lower court last week. The transfer of the islands, announced during an April visit by
Appeal of Egypt-Saudi island deal ruling postponed to 3 July after recusal requestAhram Online
Egypt Court Adjourns Red Sea Islands Appeal CaseEgyptian Streets
Egypt government defends decision to transfer Red Sea islandsAl-Bawaba
Daily News Egypt
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Posted on 26 June 2016 | 1:51 pm

Egypt’s Beltone Sues Exchange, Regulator Over Canceled Trades – Bloomberg


Daily News Egypt

Egypt's Beltone Sues Exchange, Regulator Over Canceled Trades
Bloomberg
The company is suing the chairman of the Egyptian Financial Supervisory Authority and the chairman of the Egyptian Stock Exchange and has requested compensation from the bourse, Beltone's attorney and shareholder Atef Elsherif said in a phone …
Egypt's Beltone files lawsuit against heads of bourse and watchdogReuters

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Posted on 26 June 2016 | 12:08 pm

MIDEAST STOCKS-Egypt underperforms region in a reaction to Brexit – Reuters


MIDEAST STOCKS-Egypt underperforms region in a reaction to Brexit
Reuters
Naeem brokerage said in a note that the economic impact on Egypt of Brexit would not be very serious, because weakness in the British pound and euro could actually benefit the current account balance of the import-driven Egyptian economy, and 16

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Posted on 26 June 2016 | 10:08 am

US Congress delegation to meet with Egypt’s El-Sisi for security talks – Ahram Online


Ahram Online

US Congress delegation to meet with Egypt's El-Sisi for security talks
Ahram Online
A US Congress delegation started saturday a three-day visit to Egypt for meetings with Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi for talks on security issues, according to a US embassy press release issued Saturday. The delegation, which is headed by …
Egypt inches towards return of militant fans to stadium terracesDaily News Egypt

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Posted on 26 June 2016 | 9:31 am

Egypt: New Attacks on Christians – Gatestone Institute


Gatestone Institute

Egypt: New Attacks on Christians
Gatestone Institute
Currently the Christians of al-Bayda village, where the incident took place, have no church. They have to walk four miles in Egypt's sweltering heat to attend another church. The Arabic-language news show, "Behind the Scenes," played short video clips

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Posted on 26 June 2016 | 8:02 am

Abou leads Egypt in thrilling comeback – FIVB.com (press release) (registration)


FIVB.com (press release) (registration)

Abou leads Egypt in thrilling comeback
FIVB.com (press release) (registration)
Both sides committed many errors with their serve but Egypt gained a three-point gap before the two teams went point-to point. An ace from Hossam put his team back in the lead 16-13 in the second technical timeout. Ahmed Kotb attacked strongly and led

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Posted on 26 June 2016 | 6:23 am

Disgraced Homeland Security Adviser Mohamed Elibiary Scapegoats Egypt’s Christians — Again – PJ Media


PJ Media

Disgraced Homeland Security Adviser Mohamed Elibiary Scapegoats Egypt's Christians — Again
PJ Media
Now Elibiary has gone after Egypt's Coptic Christian community — again — after a prominent Coptic businessman expressed support for Donald Trump. Elibiary ominously warned in a tweet today that such support would be "not good 4 Copts in Egypt." …

Posted on 26 June 2016 | 12:47 am

In Egypt, a Rare Problem for a World Leader – STRATFOR


STRATFOR

In Egypt, a Rare Problem for a World Leader
STRATFOR
In April, Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi signed a deal to transfer control of the Red Sea islands of Sanafir and Tiran to Saudi Arabia, hoping to win economic concessions, finance and investment from Riyadh. (STRINGER/AFP/Getty Images) …
HRW calls on Egypt to free members of satirical street groupU.S. News & World Report
Red Sea islands ruling will not affect Egypt's economic ties with Saudi Arabia: MinisterAhram Online
Egyptian court acquits 22 over Red Sea islands protestReuters
Christian Science Monitor
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Posted on 25 June 2016 | 1:27 pm

Egypt – BingNews

Egypt cancels high school exam amid leaks

Cairo (AFP) – Egypt cancelled a high school final exam on Sunday after papers for it were leaked online, the education ministry said, in the latest such incident this month. The exam in applied mathematics would instead be held next Saturday, it said, and …

Posted on 26 June 2016 | 12:23 pm

Egypt will be the toughest opponent – Nyantakyi

Ghana FA President Kwesi Nyantakyi has admitted a stiff challenge from Egypt in the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers. Ghana will be facing Egypt for the second time in a World Cup qualifier after the two sides were drawn in Group E together with Congo and …

Posted on 26 June 2016 | 11:38 am

Suspended Egypt Foods workers return to work

Egypt Foods decided to reinstate 21 workers, who had been suspended due to ongoing strikes at the company, among meeting other demands. The company made the decision during a meeting between the minister of manpower, the company’s board director, and …

Posted on 26 June 2016 | 11:16 am

Egypt government defends decision to transfer Red Sea islands

Egypt’s government on Sunday defended its decision to transfer two Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia at an appeals court hearing following a lower court ruling against the transfer earlier this month, the Associated Press reported. The transfer of the …

Posted on 26 June 2016 | 10:29 am

Egypt’s Ex-President Mursi Gets Life Sentence in Qatar Spy Case

Producer Alaa Omar Mohammed and news editor Ibrahim Mohammed Hilal were convicted of passing documents relating to Egyptian national security to Qatari officials. This is the final ruling for the 11 people on trial in the espionage case, and confirms the …

Posted on 26 June 2016 | 10:29 am

Egypt Court Adjourns Red Sea Islands Appeal Case

Egypt’s Administrative Court adjourned on Sunday the session for the appeal against the annulment of the Red Sea islands to July 3 after a request from the annulment’s supporters to replace the judge. The Court had ruled last week that the agreement …

Posted on 26 June 2016 | 9:00 am

Egypt underperforms region in a reaction to Brexit

DUBAI: Egypt’s stock market plunged on Sunday in response to Britain’s decision to leave the European Union, underperforming other major Middle East markets as investors worried that global instability could further cut capital inflows into Egypt.

Posted on 26 June 2016 | 8:25 am

Egypt’s Beltone files lawsuit against heads of bourse and watchdog

Egypt’s Beltone Financial has filed a lawsuit against the heads of the Cairo stock exchange and Financial Supervisory Authority over the repeated cancellation of trades on its stock, according to two sources and a court document seen by Reuters. Shares in …

Posted on 26 June 2016 | 7:53 am

MIDEAST STOCKS-Gulf sinks on Brexit but comes off lows; Egypt hardest hit

DUBAI, June 26 Middle East stocks fell sharply on Sunday because of Britain’s vote to leave the European Union but Gulf bourses came well off their lows. Egypt was hardest hit because of concern that fund inflows into the country could shrink further.

Posted on 26 June 2016 | 7:05 am

Egypt Defends Transfer of Red Sea Islands to Saudis

CAIRO — Egypt’s government has defended its decision to hand over two Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia at an appeals court hearing after the move was struck down by a lower court earlier this month. The transfer of the islands, announced during an April …

Posted on 26 June 2016 | 6:49 am