Egypt Newswire (Page 9)

Egypt Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Egypt. (Page 9)

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  1. Egypt is grappling with reality of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance DamRead the original story

    Monday Jan 11 | Tigrai Online

    ... comes closer to completion the more the Egyptians start to act in a bizarre way. At the end of December Ethiopia, Egypt and Sudan signed a deal on which international firms should carry out the study if GERD will impact Egypt and Sudan. There have ...

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  2. Oil minister: Egypt 'suffering' from fuel subsidiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 11 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Cairo a Egypt's petroleum minister said Monday the country is "suffering" due to fuel subsidies, saying these funds are better diverted to other areas such as health care and education. Tarek el-Molla, speaking at a conference in Cairo, showed in a presentation that between July and September 2015, the government paid 42 percent of the cost of 92-octane gasoline, which is used to fuel private vehicles owned by more affluent Egyptians.

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  3. Egypt's petroleum minister: Country is 'suffering' due to high fuel subsidiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 11 | Brandon Sun

    Egypt's petroleum minister said Monday the country is "suffering" due to fuel subsidies, saying these funds are better diverted to other areas such as health care and education. Tarek el-Molla, speaking at a conference in Cairo, showed in a presentation that between July and September 2015, the government paid 42 per cent of the cost of 92-octane gasoline, which is used to fuel private vehicles owned by more affluent Egyptians.

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  4. Turkey arrests Egypt family of 12 on way to join IS in SyriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 11 | The Washington Post

    ... Reading List. You'll be able to access the story from your Reading List on any computer, tablet or smartphone. CAIRO - Egypt says Turkish authorities have arrested an Egyptian family of 12 that was trying to cross into Syria to join the Islamic ...

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  5. Young entrepreneurs share their tips for business successRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 11 | Al Bawaba

    ... any fall and start again but, every time, stronger and more confident than the time before." - Neveen El Tahri, Cairo, Egypt, YPO since 2001, MD of Delta Shield for Investment, a financial services company.

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  6. Egypt policemen shot dead in Giza in IS-claimed attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 11 | The Echo

    ... of the attack in Sharm. SECURITY sources say shots have been fired at the entrance of a hotel at a beach resort in Egypt frequented by foreign tourists . The assailants, reportedly armed with knives, guns and a suicide belt, targeted victims at the ...

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  7. Egypt's Orascom Construction says wins $420 mln power plant contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 10 | Reuters

    Jan 11 Egypt's Orascom Construction has been awarded a $420 million contract to revamp two government-owned power stations, the company said on Monday. Orascom was part of a consortium that completed the build of the Assiut and West Damietta plants in the third quarter of 2015.

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  8. World Briefs: Francis' first book as pontiffRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 10 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... church have challenged Jesus' message of unconditional love and mercy for even the most wretched of sinners. CAIRO - Egypt's parliament convened on Sunday for the first time in more than three years after a court disbanded a legislature dominated by ...

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  9. NGOs issue statement to Egyptian parliament on enforcement of constitutional and human rightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 10 | Jurist

    The call comes during a time of continuing national and regional security concerns in the nation. A major recommendation in the statement [ Daily News report] was that parliament review all laws enforced since the Constitution of the Arab Republic of Egypt was ratified by public referendum in 2014.

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  10. Arab League condemns Iranian 'meddling' in Arab affairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 10 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    Emirati Foreign Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan arrives to attend an emergency Arab League session in Cairo, Egypt, Sunday, Jan. 10, 2016. At the meeting Arab foreign ministers called on Arab states to take a clear position against Iran's alleged meddling in Arab affairs. 1 comment

  11. Egypt's first parliament in 3 years convenesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 10 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    Members of Egypt's Parliament attend the inaugural session, the first to convene in three years, Cairo, Egypt, Sunday, Jan. 10, 2016. The assembly, elected in November and December, packed with supporters of President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, signaled the completion of a political road map first announced in 2013.

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  12. Egypt hotel attack victims are stable, witness recounts ordealRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 10 | The China Post

    ... Swedish man were hospitalized after the assault on Friday at the Bella Vista hotel in the Red Sea resort of Hurghada. Egypt's Tourism Minister Hisham Zazou said the assailants appeared to have been acting alone, while the hotel described them as ...

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  13. Free Internet service for over 3 million Egyptians shut downRead the original story

    Dec 30, 2015 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    A program that had been giving free basic Internet services to over three million Egyptians was shut down on Wednesday, social media site Facebook said. In a statement to The Associated Press, Facebook said it hoped to "resolve this situation soon" so the program, which it had launched with Etisalat Egypt some two months ago, could be restored.

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  14. Egypt's expanding crackdown now appears to include cultural institutionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    ... country's communications authority did not immediately explain the decision to halt the service launched with Etisalat Egypt. In a statement to the Associated Press, Facebook said it was disappointed and hoped to "resolve this situation soon." ...

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  15. NORC Poll: Online surveillance is OK for mostRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | Daily Mail

    ... 4, 2015 file photo, Aiden Abdelaziz, 2, attends prayers with his father, Mohamed Abdelaziz, 22, originally from Cairo, Egypt, at Dar al-Hijrah Mosque in Falls Church, Va. Americans are more likely to say protecting religious liberties of Christians ...

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  16. Free Internet for over 3 million Egyptians shutaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | El Paso Times

    ... data charges to more than a million people who were not previously connected. The program, launched with Etisalat Egypt, had been in place for some two months and was recently highlighted at an entrepreneurship fair in Cairo. It was not immediately ...

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  17. Free Facebook-Backed Internet for Millions of Egyptians Shut DownRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | MSNBC

    A program that had been giving free basic Internet services to over three million Egyptians was shut down on Wednesday, social media site Facebook said. In a statement to The Associated Press, Facebook said it hoped to "resolve this situation soon" so the program, which it had launched with Etisalat Egypt some two months ago, could be restored.

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  18. How strongly do Americans support religious rights? Depends on the religion.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... rights of Muslims. Aiden Abdelaziz, 2, attends prayers with his father, Mohamed Abdelaziz, originally from Cairo, Egypt, at Dar al-Hijrah Mosque in Falls Church, Va., on Dec. 4. Americans are more likely to say protecting the religious liberties of ...

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  19. Tamer Hosny waving the Egyptian flag at a concert.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | Al Bawaba

    ... New Year's Eve in the capital . You can never go wrong with choosing a classic celebration for New Year's Eve. Egypt and the Middle East's top singers and performers are taking Cairo by storm this year with promising parties in almost all every ...

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  20. Facebook's free Internet service for Egyptians shut downRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | Inside Bay Area

    ... data charges to more than a million people who were not previously connected. The program, launched with Etisalat Egypt, had been in place for some two months and was recently highlighted at an entrepreneurship fair in Cairo. It was not immediately ...

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