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Egypt’s new capital city rises in desert

Egypt’s new capital city rises in desert

The Egyptian Armed Forces' Engineering Authority announced a contest to propose names, logos, and slogans for the New Administrative Capital with all citizens eligible to bid. Egypt is preparing to open the fourth-generation new …

Egypt and Russia to resume all flights

Egypt and Russia to resume all flights

Egypt and Russia agreed to resume all flights between the two countries in a call between Presidents Vladimir Putin and Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, Egypt's presidency said in a statement.

Four Turkey's Anadolu Agency employees detained in Cairo

Four Turkey's Anadolu Agency employees detained in Cairo

Four staff members of Turkey's official Anadolu Agency have been arrested and taken to an unknown location by Egyptian police in a raid on the news agency's Cairo office. Police officers stormed the office Tuesday evening, …

Egyptian Museum of Antiquities to get 3 mln euro from EU

Egyptian Museum of Antiquities to get 3 mln euro from EU

Egypt launched a revamp of the Egyptian Museum of Antiquities, promising to preserve and enhance the storied site even as it loses its most famous collection. It will soon lose some of the treasure from King …

Russian Foreign Ministry condemns Cairo terrorist attack

Russian Foreign Ministry condemns Cairo terrorist attack

The Russian Foreign Ministry condemned the Cairo terrorist attack, according to the statement, published on the ministry's website. "We confirm our principal position, as we strongly condemn all terrorist attacks, …

Egypt Air to perform first flight to Moscow on April 12

Egypt Air to perform first flight to Moscow on April 12

Egypt’s air carrier Egypt Air will perform its first flight to Moscow after it was decided to restart aviation service between the countries on April 12, the company said in a statement on Friday. Head of the national carrier Safwat …

 Moscow-Cairo flights expected to resume in two weeks - media

Moscow-Cairo flights expected to resume in two weeks - media

The flights between Cairo and Moscow are expected to resume in late March - early April, the Akhbar El Yom newspaper reported citing sources. According to the sources, the Russian authorities will issue permission allowing the EgyptAir …

 Egypt’s resort cities remain unavailable for Russians

Egypt’s resort cities remain unavailable for Russians

Resuming flights between Russia and Egypt’s resort cities is impossible at the moment, Russian Deputy Prime Minister Arkady Dvorkovich said on the sidelines of the Sochi investment forum. According to the …

End of Palestinian devision

End of Palestinian devision

he representatives of the Palestinian movements Fatah and Hamas signed an agreement according to which, the central authorities of Palestine will have to establish full administrative control over the Gaza Strip until December 1

Air Cairo to connect Tbilisi and Cairo

Air Cairo to connect Tbilisi and Cairo

Egyptian low fare airline  Air Cairo will launch regular flights between Tbilisi and capital of Egypt, Cairo from November 3, 2017. The flights will be carried out two times a week on Mondays and Thursdays by an Airbus A320 …

Kazakh students missing in Egypt

Kazakh students missing in Egypt

The Kazakh Ministry of Foreign Affairs seeks assistance of the Egypt's authorities in search for six missing Kazakh students aged 20 to 24, Foreign Ministry spokesperson Anuar Zhainakov said. Zhainakov said …

 Egypt's ex-President returns home after acquittal

Egypt's ex-President returns home after acquittal

Egypt's ex-President Hosni Mubarak has been released from military hospital and returned to his home three weeks after being acquitted on charges of complicity in protesters deaths during the 2011 unrest. The …

Russian experts to inspect Cairo airport

Russian experts to inspect Cairo airport

Russian experts will arrive in Egypt today to inspect the Cairo airport, a source in Russia’s Transport Ministry said. "Egypt’s authorities sent an invitation late last week via diplomatic channels. On December 27, a …

Blast near Cairo Coptic cathedral kills at least 22

Blast near Cairo Coptic cathedral kills at least 22

A blast near the Coptic cathedral in the Egyptian capital Cairo has killed at least 22 people, officials say. Dozens of others were reportedly injured in the blast. The cause was not immediately clear, but several media outlets suggested it was a …

SOCAR to modernize Egypt's oil industry

SOCAR to modernize Egypt's oil industry

President of the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic (SOCAR), Rovnag Abdullayev, met the chief executive officer of EGPC, Tarik al Hadidi, the press service of SOCAR said. They discussed …