Egypt

Foreign Affairs

Erdogan says keen to end rupture with Egypt, avoid problem in Mediterranean: Turkish media

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan said he told Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi during their meeting on the sidelines of the World Cup in Qatar last week that he is keen to end the rupture between Turkey and Egypt and avoid a problem between the two countries in the Mediterranean.

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Erdogan says keen to end rupture with Egypt, avoid problem in Mediterranean: Turkish media

Society

31% of Egyptian wives experienced domestic abuse in 2021: CAPMAS

Thirty-one percent of currently or previously married Egyptian women aged between 15 and 49 were subjected to some form of physical, sexual, or psychological abuse by their spouses in 2021, according to the Egyptian Central Agency for Public Mobilisation and Statistics (CAPMAS).

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31% of Egyptian wives experienced domestic abuse in 2021: CAPMAS

Politics

Egypt's parliament approves $6 bln loan agreement to help buy wheat, fuel products

Egypt's House of Representatives approved on Tuesday a $6 billion loan agreement with the International Islamic Trade Finance Corporation to help the country meets it basic food commodity needs of imported wheat, fuel products, and petroleum derivatives.

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Egypt's parliament approves $6 bln loan agreement to help buy wheat, fuel products

Urban & Transport

Egypt working to overhaul municipal services nationwide: Minister

Egypt has spent approximately EGP 12.3 billion on municipal development projects from July to mid-November, Minister of Local Development Hisham Amna said on Saturday.

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Egypt working to overhaul municipal services nationwide: Minister

Courts & Law

Actors Syndicate urges public against jumping to conclusions pending results in Menna Shalaby inquiry

Egypt's Actors Syndicate has urged the media and public against jumping to conclusions before the prosecution’s ongoing investigation into well-known actress Menna Shalaby for allegedly possessing controlled narcotics is completed, calling for respect for her privacy.

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Actors Syndicate urges public against jumping to conclusions pending results in Menna Shalaby inquiry

Tourism

In Photos: Museum of Egyptian Civilization showcases Tintin unforgettable adventures with Pharaohs

In celebration of the National Day of Belgium, the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization (NMEC) in Cairo is organising a month-long photo exhibition featuring the adventures of the legendary Belgian toon Tintin in an ancient Egyptian royal tomb

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In Photos: Museum of Egyptian Civilization showcases Tintin unforgettable adventures with Pharaohs