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Azza
Vancouver, BC, Canada
University Prof., Communications and ESL
Interests: Egypt, Egypt, and Egypt.
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The Arab Weekly, by Amr Emam The new railroad would provide an alternate route between the Mediterranean and the Red Sea to the Suez Canal. Better links. People wait to board a train at Al Shohadaa “Martyrs” metro station in Cairo. (Reuters) CAIRO - Egyptian officials said they plan to... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Egypt
World Oil LONDON -- SDX Energy Inc., the North Africa focused oil and gas company, has announced the positive results of the well test conducted on the Ibn Yunus 1X well, following the recent conventional natural gas discovery at South Disouq, Egypt (SDX 55% working interest and operator). The Ibn... Continue reading
Reblogged yesterday at Egypt
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Egypt Today A banner reads “Thank you Egypt!” in Gaza – Youm7 photo CAIRO – 19 May 2018: The Palestinian people in the Gaza Strip appreciated the Egyptian support of the Palestinian cause and placed a big banner that reads "Thank you Egypt!" at the entrance of Ouda refugee camp... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Egypt
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Egypt Today CAIRO – 17 May 2018: Mohamed Salah's outstanding season with Liverpool has been recognized by the British Museum in England as his boots were added to the Egyptian section of the museum. Salah’s 44 goals this season with Liverpool were enough to give him this amazing honor. The... Continue reading
Reblogged 2 days ago at Egypt
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The Independent Cairo, Egypt | AFP | Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi said on Wednesday that a “breakthrough” had been reached in talks with Sudan and Ethiopia over a controversial dam the latter is building on the Nile. The progress, which he did not specify, took place over the last... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Egypt
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Watani Even as Holy Mass was being sung in the honour of the souls of the 21 Christians beheaded by Libya Daesh—also known as Islamic State (IS)—on February 2015, the Coptic Church issued a statement thanking all authorities and individuals who had made it possible for the bodies of the... Continue reading
Reblogged 4 days ago at Egypt
Daily Mail Online, By Josh Boswell For Dailymail.com and Ryan Parry West Coast Correspondent For Dailymail.com EXCLUSIVE: Michael Cohen 'asked Qatari investor for millions of dollars' which he said he would 'pass to Trump family members' at Trump Tower meeting - and Qatar's foreign minister was there too Donald Trump's... Continue reading
Reblogged 5 days ago at Egypt
By Zachary Cohen, CNN. Excerpt. See North Korea warn US as it suspends Sout Korea talk over military drills Washington (CNN)North Korea has threatened to cancel the planned summit between President Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un scheduled for June 12 in Singapore, saying the US should carefully consider the... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Egypt
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Almogaz الناس تخبلت والا انا الي اتخيلت ولسه عايشه في ايام امبارح المصدر: أحمد الجارحي - إرم نيوز وضعت غرفة صناعة الإعلام في مصر هذا العام شركات الإنتاج الفني في ورطة، عندما أصدرت قراراً يجبر القنوات الفضائية على عدم المبالغة في شراء الأعمال الدرامية، وأوصت بألّا يتجاوز سعر المسلسل مبلغ... Continue reading
Reblogged 5 days ago at Egypt
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CBSSports.com. Excerpt. See 2018 World Cup: Egypt Preview, schedule, TV and stream info. squad and players to watch by Roger Gonzalez The 2018 World Cup kicks off on June 14 as host Russia takes on Saudi Arabia. CBS Sports will have you covered for each game, all the important news... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Egypt
In Egypt, if a person inflicts premeditated harm, kills civilians or army personnel, or detonates explosives around government buildings or barracks, all with the aim of causing mayhem to Egyptians, that person is immediately labelled a terrorist. No other explanation is deemed necessary. It doesn’t really matter to authorities if... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Egypt
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I24New by Jacob Atkins Excerpts. For the full article see Exclusive: US Sanctions Iran, Syria, Egypt groups over North Korea arms trading. North Korea has made rapid technological progress in its weapons programmes under Kim Jong Un STR (KCNA VIA KNS/AFP/File) The US hit a raft of organizations in Egypt,... Continue reading
Posted May 11, 2018 at Egypt
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Europe News Zohr will produce 1.2 bcfd of gas only a few months after the field’s start-up in December 2017 ENI said that after a record start-up in less than two and a half years from discovery, production is continuing to ramp up, reaching plateau in 2019. Italian energy major... Continue reading
Posted May 11, 2018 at Egypt
On May 8, President Trump announced that the US will pull out of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, JCPOA, the nuclear agreement with Iran signed by the P5+1, the five permanent members of the United Nations Security Council (France, People's Republic of China, the United Kingdom and the United... Continue reading
Posted May 10, 2018 at Egypt
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Egypt Today International Monetary Fund (IMF) First Deputy Managing Director David Lipton speaks during a news conference in Tokyo June 12, 2012. REUTERS/Issei Kato CAIRO – 8 May 2018: Egypt’s reforms have started to reap results, especially with regard to Egypt’s macroeconomic stabilization: growth is at the highest rate since... Continue reading
Posted May 9, 2018 at Egypt
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News, by Gabe Joselow. See Due to public shame, police crackdown, residents of the South African city have radically changed their relationship with water. People line up to collect water from a natural spring in Cape Town, South Africa, on Jan. 23.AP file CAPE TOWN, South Africa — The city... Continue reading
Posted May 7, 2018 at Egypt
During the golden days of printed publications, the fourth estate notion reigned supreme informing readers and keeping authorities in check. Newspapers were the source for everything that mattered. In newspapers one found social and political news, sports, entertainment, advertisements, cartoons, weather, the classified, opinion editorials and investigative pieces, horoscope, and... Continue reading
Posted May 6, 2018 at Egypt
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Hotel Management, by Katherine Doggrell Sharm el-Sheikh is an Egyptian resort town known for its sandy beaches, clear waters and coral reefs. Photo credit: Enjoylife2//Getty Images Bolstered by increases in rate and occupancy, Egypt, which has suffered severely from a dip in tourism as a result of terrorism, reported its... Continue reading
Posted May 4, 2018 at Egypt
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Egypt Today CAIRO - 3 May 2018: Italian Energy company Eni announced on Thursday a new oil discovery in Egypt's western desert. In a press release, Eni announced an oil discovery on the A-2X exploration prospect located in the South West Meleiha license, in the Egyptian Western Desert, some 103... Continue reading
Posted May 3, 2018 at Egypt
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Financial Times As economic indicators improve, US multinationals are looking with interest A female petrol station employee fills up a car in Cairo: most FDI into Egypt has been for oil and gas, which creates few jobs for nationals © Reuters In a recent television advertisement, Egypt’s investment ministry promotes... Continue reading
Posted May 3, 2018 at Egypt
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MPN News, by Jeffrey Cavanaugh Netanyahu wants to talk about Iran’s nuclear ambitions, but why isn’t anybody talking about Israel’s not-so-secret arsenal? On Tuesday, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu went to Washington, D.C., and appeared before a joint session of Congress — not the Knesset — to give a speech... Continue reading
Posted May 3, 2018 at Egypt
Xinhua, English News.cn CAIRO, May 3 (Xinhua) -- Egypt's foreign exchange (forex) reserves rose to 44 billion U.S. dollars in April, the Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) said in a statement on Thursday. "Egypt's forex reserves have reached 44.03 billion dollars by the end of April 2018," said the CBE,... Continue reading
Reblogged May 3, 2018 at Egypt
Cape Town, South Africa, had a water shortage so severe that it was about to run out of water altogether. On “Day Zero,” Cape Town was set to turn off its taps. True, the ultimatum was abated for the time being, giving the city a temporary reprieve, but some consider... Continue reading
Posted May 1, 2018 at Egypt
Arab News, by Mohamed Nosseir Observing women who are covered completely in black eat in public places makes me wonder what motives could have driven them to conceal themselves in garments that cover them from head to toe. Are these women truly enjoying their meals when they can only eat... Continue reading
Reblogged Apr 30, 2018 at Egypt