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Egypt one of the HSBC Group’s 19 global priority markets – Daily News Egypt


Egypt one of the HSBC Group's 19 global priority markets
Daily News Egypt
Mona El Sayed, Head of Commercial Banking at HSBC Bank Egypt, talks to the Daily News Egypt about the company's plans and assessment of the Egyptian economy. What is the HSBC's vision for the Egyptian economy in the coming period? HSBC Group …

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Posted on 25 November 2014 | 10:31 pm

Tracking financial assistance to Egypt – Daily News Egypt


Daily News Egypt

Tracking financial assistance to Egypt
Daily News Egypt
Following the ouster of former president Mohamed Morsi, Gulf countries and international financial institutions have pledged assistance to Egypt's ailing economy with several aid packages. Those packages came as loans, deposits, grants and petroleum …
UAE to loan $200M to Egypt SMEsThe Daily Star
UAE fund to provide $200m in loans to projects in EgyptArabianBusiness.com
Khalifa Fund grants $200m loan to Egypt for small businessesgulfnews.com

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Posted on 25 November 2014 | 7:05 pm

Egypt: The cradle of civilization – Arab News


Arab News

Egypt: The cradle of civilization
Arab News
Egypt is a trans-continental country spanning the northeast corner of Africa and southwest corner of Asia, making it an Afro-Asiatic country via a land bridge formed by the Sinai Peninsula. Most of Egypt's territory of 1,010,000 sq. km lies within the
Egypt to host major conference to boost investmentMeetpie (press release)
PM – Egypt to Offer 40 Investment Projects in Economic ConferenceAllAfrica.com

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Posted on 25 November 2014 | 7:04 pm

Egypt and Cyprus freeze out Turkey in possible gas deal – Financial Times


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Egypt and Cyprus freeze out Turkey in possible gas deal
Financial Times
Egypt and Cyprus are deepening energy co-operation, as an apparent anti-Turkey bloc emerges in the Eastern Mediterranean – potentially undermining US hopes that the area's gas finds could reduce regional tensions. At a tripartite Egyptian-Cypriot-Greek …
Egypt in Talks to Import Cypriot Natural GasABC News
Cyprus eyes gas exports to Egypt via pipelineReuters

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Posted on 25 November 2014 | 6:19 pm

Apartment Building Collapses in Egypt, Killing 19 – ABC News


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Apartment Building Collapses in Egypt, Killing 19
ABC News
An apartment building in Egypt's capital collapsed Tuesday, killing at least 19 people as rescuers and neighbors frantically dug through rubble with their hands to find survivors, authorities said. The collapse in Cairo's eastern Matariya district
Egypt: Cairo flats collapse kills 17 peopleBBC News

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Posted on 25 November 2014 | 6:13 pm

Egypt Minister Warns of Lethal Force Ahead Protest – ABC News


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Egypt Minister Warns of Lethal Force Ahead Protest
ABC News
Egypt's interior minister warned Tuesday that his forces will use deadly force to counter any assault against public facilities in a message coming just ahead of a planned protest by Islamists. A faction within the ultraconservative Salafi movement
Egypt warns of deadly force against protestersPress TV

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Posted on 25 November 2014 | 4:55 pm

Egypt’s Sisi visits Pope on first Europe trip – Aljazeera.com


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Egypt's Sisi visits Pope on first Europe trip
Aljazeera.com
"The fallout followed comments made by Pope Francis' predecessor on religious minorities in Egypt who're not being protected. It's hoped that this meeting will accelerate the normalisation of the relationship between al-Azhar and [the] Vatican," said Adow.
Egypt faces a new, harsher kind of repressionUSA TODAY
Egyptian president says Egypt prepared to send troops to a future Palestinian Fox News
Italy hails Egypt as a 'strategic partner'The Local.it
Haaretz -Al-Arabiya
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Posted on 24 November 2014 | 4:10 pm

Egypt, the Most Important Arab Nation, Is an ISIS Target – The Fiscal Times


The Fiscal Times

Egypt, the Most Important Arab Nation, Is an ISIS Target
The Fiscal Times
Egypt has historically been one of the most stable countries in the Middle East. Today, after the failed 2011 “Arab Spring” and shake-up of official power, Egypt's economy is crippled. The tourism industry is dead. Many other vital sectors are in a bad
The early promise of Egypt's economic reformsAl-Arabiya
Egyptian Cyber Army: The hacker group attacking ISIS propaganda onlineMashable

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Posted on 24 November 2014 | 3:43 pm

Tourists return to Egypt – Financial Times


Tourists return to Egypt
Financial Times
The reappearance of foreign visitors at the capital's tourist sites is borne out by statistics showing that Egypt's tourism industry, a mainstay of its struggling economy, has experienced a modest recovery – the latest sign that the country's broader

Posted on 24 November 2014 | 2:22 pm

Egypt: The forbidden love of interfaith romances – BBC News


BBC News

Egypt: The forbidden love of interfaith romances
BBC News
"She was very likely to refuse a relationship with me because it would be against traditions." Tareq is an Egyptian Muslim, while Howaida was a Coptic Christian. Interfaith marriages are increasingly unacceptable in Egypt; couples must be ready to pay

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Posted on 24 November 2014 | 4:22 am

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Apartment building collapses in Egypt, killing 19

CAIRO (AP) — An apartment building in Egypt's capital collapsed Tuesday, killing at least 19 people as rescuers and neighbors frantically dug through rubble with their hands to find survivors, authorities said.

Posted on 25 November 2014 | 6:11 pm

Egypt minister warns of lethal force ahead protest

CAIRO (AP) — Egypt's interior minister warned Tuesday that his forces will use deadly force to counter any assault against public facilities in a message coming just ahead of a planned protest by Islamists.

Posted on 25 November 2014 | 4:52 pm

Cyprus eyes gas exports to Egypt via pipeline

Cyprus and Egypt agreed on Tuesday to accelerate talks on the potential export of Cypriot gas to Egypt, once the resources come on line. Cyprus discovered natural gas offshore in late 2011, while once …

Posted on 25 November 2014 | 1:36 pm

Egypt in talks to import Cypriot natural gas

Egypt is speeding up talks with neighboring Cyprus to import natural gas for its domestic use and for possible re-export to other countries, the Egyptian petroleum minister said Tuesday. Sherif Ismail …

Posted on 25 November 2014 | 1:12 pm

Egypt Speeds Up Talks to Import Natural Gas From Cyprus

NICOSIA, Cyprus — Egypt's petroleum minister said his country is speeding up talks with neighboring Cyprus to import natural gas for its own domestic use and for possible re-export to other countries. Sherif Ismail said that Egypt can receive as much gas quantities as Cyprus can export. The gas from a field off Cyprus' southern coast that's estimated to hold 3.6 trillion to 6 trillion cubic …

Posted on 25 November 2014 | 12:58 pm

Egypt Looks to Import Natural Gas From Neighboring Cyprus

Egypt's petroleum minister says his country is speeding up talks with neighboring Cyprus to import natural gas for its own domestic use and for possible re-export to other countries.

Posted on 25 November 2014 | 12:32 pm

Egypt looks to import Cypriot natural gas

Egypt is speeding up talks with neighboring Cyprus to import natural gas for its domestic use and for possible re-export to other countries, the Egyptian petroleum minister said Tuesday. Sherif Ismail …

Posted on 25 November 2014 | 11:09 am

Egypt coach Gharib not offered new contract

Cairo (Reuters) – Egypt coach Shawky Gharib has left his post having not been offered a new contract after failing to steer the country to the 2015 African Nations Cup, the Egyptian FA (EFA) said on Monday. Egypt's fate was sealed after a 2-1 defeat in Tunisia last week left the seven-times champions with six points from six games in Group G from which Tunisia and Senegal qualified. …

Posted on 25 November 2014 | 9:01 am

Egypt aims to renegotiate Suez Canal container port deal

By Mirette Magdy CAIRO (Reuters) – Egypt is trying to renegotiate an extension of an agreement worth $1.5 billion with Suez Canal Container Terminal which has a concession to run a port near the entrance to the canal, a government official said. Ahmed Amin, an advisor to Egypt's transport minister, attended talks two weeks ago with SCCT, which is 55 percent owned by APM Terminals, part of the …

Posted on 24 November 2014 | 1:00 pm

Egypt, the Most Important Arab Nation, Is an ISIS Target

Egypt has historically been one of the most stable countries in the Middle East. Today, after the failed 2011 “Arab Spring” and shake-up of official power, Egypt’s economy is crippled. The tourism industry …

Posted on 24 November 2014 | 11:00 am

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This Egyptian girl died after undergoing FGM. Why has no one been held to account?

This week, Egypt’s first female genital mutilation trial ended in a not guilty verdict. It’s a major blow for women in a country which has one of the highest FGM rates in the world. Louisa Loveluck reports






Posted on 21 November 2014 | 11:36 am

‘Terror’ attack on Egypt naval boat leaves eight servicemen missing

Naval vessel has been set alight in an exchange of fire with assailants






Posted on 12 November 2014 | 11:07 pm

Egyptian militants swear allegiance to Islamic State

Announcement via Twitter shows spreading influence of Jihadist group Ansar Bayt al-Maqdis






Posted on 10 November 2014 | 6:00 pm

How Royal tours have changed

Images from the first time a royal tour had been photographed are very different from what happens nowadays






Posted on 6 November 2014 | 8:44 am

Bomb on train kills two Egypt policemen

Bomb planted in a train killed two Egyptian policemen and wounded 11 other people when it exploded at a station in the Nile Delta province






Posted on 6 November 2014 | 12:14 am

Egyptian journalists call government criticism ban ‘victory for terrorism’

Several hundred Egyptian journalists reject a policy agreement by newspaper editors banning criticism of the police, army and judiciary






Posted on 3 November 2014 | 12:37 pm

Pharaoh Thutmosis-era temple found by accident in Egypt

A 3,400-year-old underwater temple from the time of Pharaoh Thutmosis III, one of Egypt’s greatest warrior kings, has been uncovered near Cairo






Posted on 31 October 2014 | 8:02 pm

Thousands forced from homes as Egypt clears Gaza border area after bombing

Egyptian authorities are demolishing hundreds of houses along its impoverished border with the Gaza Strip to create a security buffer zone






Posted on 29 October 2014 | 6:53 pm

Egypt demands war on Isil reaches other forces of Islamist terror

Egypt has warned that terrorist groups are poised to seize control of Libya’s oilfields as the country’s foreign minister appealed for an expansion of the Western-led campaign against Isil to tackle extremism threatening North Africa






Posted on 27 October 2014 | 8:00 pm

Isil poised to seize Libya’s oil, warns Egyptian foreign minister

Egypt has warned that terrorist groups are poised to seize control of Libya’s oilfields as the country’s foreign minister appealed for an expansion of the Western-led campaign against Isil to tackle extremism threatening North Africa.






Posted on 27 October 2014 | 8:00 pm