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News Egypt: Egypt court upholds corruption conviction of Mubarak, sons

News source: http://www.dailyjournal.net/2018/09/22/ml-egypt-mubaraks-sons-3/
Publicated on: Saturday 22 September 2018

CAIRO — Egypt’s highest appeals court on Saturday rejected a motion by former president Hosni Mubarak and his two sons to overturn their conviction on corruption charges. The ruling by the Court of Ca...

News Egypt: Egypt says it hopes meeting between Sisi, Trump represent 'new level of relations'

News source: http://english.ahram.org.eg/NewsContent/1/64/312014/Egypt/Politics-/Egypt-says-it-hopes-meeting-between-Sisi,-Trump-wi.aspx
Publicated on: Saturday 22 September 2018

Cairo said on Saturday it hopes a meeting between President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi and US counterpart Donald Trump would represent a new level of relations to boost "Egypt's political and security ...

News Egypt: Hamas in 'very positive' meeting with Egypt on Israel truce - i24NEWS

News source: https://www.i24news.tv/en/news/international/middle-east/184742-180923-hamas-in-very-positive-meeting-with-egypt-on-israel-truce
Publicated on: Sunday 23 September 2018

i24NEWSHamas in 'very positive' meeting with Egypt on Israel trucei24NEWSHamas said Sunday it had held a "very positive" meeting with Egyptian intelligence officials on the subject of a ceasefire agreement with Israel and other regional issues, after an uptick in Palestinian protests along the Gaza border fence. After a ...and more »

News Egypt: EU to talk with Egypt, north Africans to curb migrants

News source: https://sg.news.yahoo.com/eu-talk-egypt-north-africans-curb-migrants-090403301.html
Publicated on: Wednesday 19 September 2018

EU leaders have agreed to open talks with Egypt and other north African countries as "an important further step" to curb migration to Europe, Austria's Chancellor Sebastian Kurz said Thursday. Kurz sa...

News Egypt: Siemens to operate three mega power plants in Egypt - Utilities Middle East

News source: https://www.utilities-me.com/news/11791-siemens-to-operate-three-mega-power-plants-in-egypt
Publicated on: Sunday 23 September 2018

Utilities Middle EastSiemens to operate three mega power plants in EgyptUtilities Middle EastEgyptian Electricity Holding Company (EEHC) has selected Siemens to operate and maintain the world's largest combined-cycle power plants in the country. Under the milestone agreement, Siemens will provide comprehensive operation and maintenance ...and more »

News Egypt: Egypt’s cement industry considered attractive for FDIs: INTERCEM CEO

News source: https://dailynewsegypt.com/2018/09/22/egypts-cement-industry-considered-attractive-for-fdis-intercem-ceo-2/
Publicated on: Saturday 22 September 2018

Egyptian cement market has great short-term prospects and is very promising in the long term prospects as there are strong opportunities in the future. In addition, the country is currently ...

News Egypt: Ann Fish: Woman shares first-hand look at 'Our Egyptian Roots' - Greensboro News & Record

News source: https://www.greensboro.com/rockingham_now/ann-fish-woman-shares-first-hand-look-at-our-egyptian/article_afa21b69-60b7-593b-bd8d-4c5f5ea82ec0.html
Publicated on: Saturday 22 September 2018

Greensboro News & RecordAnn Fish: Woman shares first-hand look at 'Our Egyptian Roots'Greensboro News & Record“Some historical facts indicate Moses would have been the next pharaoh had he not fled Egypt with the Israelites and returned to Jerusalem,” Atkins said. Instead, King Tut became pharaoh. One display item at the event shows Moses' nameplate in King Tut ...

News Egypt: Egypt: Court upholds Mubarak and sons' corruption convictions

News source: https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2018/09/egypt-court-upholds-mubarak-sons-corruption-convictions-180922170307565.html
Publicated on: Saturday 22 September 2018

Egypt's Court of Cessation denied the Mubaraks' appeals on Saturday. Mubarak, 90, Gamal, and his third son Alaa were sentenced in 2014 to three years' imprisonment each for using funds originally inte...

News Egypt: Hamas leader discusses with Egyptian mediators internal reconciliation, truce with Israel - Xinhua

News source: http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2018-09/23/c_137487791.htm
Publicated on: Saturday 22 September 2018

Hamas leader discusses with Egyptian mediators internal reconciliation, truce with IsraelXinhuaGAZA, Sept. 22 (Xinhua) -- The Islamic Hamas movement said late Saturday that its politburo chief Ismail Haneya discussed with senior Egyptian mediators a truce with Israel and reconciliation to end 12 years of internal Palestinian division. The ...and more »

News Egypt: Egypt’s cement production cannot compete globally: Istvanos

News source: https://www.dailynewsegypt.com/2018/09/22/egypts-cement-production-cannot-compete-globally-istvanos/
Publicated on: Saturday 22 September 2018

Egypt’s cement export has the challenge of increasing in its price by $15 per tonne compared to global prices, according to Medhat Istvanos, head of the cement division of the Chamber of Building Mate...

News Egypt: Bangladesh, Egypt for arts and crafts expo – NCAC - Daily Trust

News source: https://www.dailytrust.com.ng/bangladesh-egypt-for-arts-and-crafts-expo-ncac.html
Publicated on: Saturday 22 September 2018

Daily TrustBangladesh, Egypt for arts and crafts expo – NCACDaily TrustThe National Council for Arts and Culture has said Bangladesh and Egypt are the latest among countries that have committed to showcasing their unique art and crafts at the upcoming International Arts and Crafts Expo (INAC) to hold in November in Abuja.

News Egypt: Egypt condemns deadly terror attack in Iran amid tense ties

News source: http://www.china.org.cn/world/Off_the_Wire/2018-09/23/content_63849469.htm
Publicated on: Saturday 22 September 2018

CAIRO, Sept. 22 (Xinhua) -- Egypt condemned the recent deadly terrorist attack that targeted a military parade in southern Iran, the Egyptian Foreign Ministry said in a statement on Saturday. The stat...

News Egypt: Gov't plan to send SDF to Egypt more about padding resume than monitoring truce - The Mainichi

News source: https://mainichi.jp/english/articles/20180923/p2a/00m/0na/003000c
Publicated on: Saturday 22 September 2018

The MainichiGov't plan to send SDF to Egypt more about padding resume than monitoring truceThe MainichiTOKYO -- Japan is considering deploying Ground Self-Defense Force troops to the Sinai Peninsula, ostensibly to monitor the truce between Egypt and Israel. Deployment of the troops would be the first "international collaborative peace and security ...

News Egypt: Egypt's Ahly turn on style to reach Champions League semis with 4-0 win

News source: http://english.ahram.org.eg/NewsContent/6/51/312019/Sports/Egyptian-Football/Egypts-Ahly-turn-on-style-to-reach-Champions-Leagu.aspx
Publicated on: Saturday 22 September 2018

Egypt's Ahly continued their march towards a record-extending ninth African Champions League triumph after demolishing Guinea's Horoya AC 4-0 at Cairo's Al-Salam Stadium to reach the semi-final on ...

News Egypt: $2.4bn value of US investments in Egypt: Nassar - Daily News Egypt

News source: https://dailynewsegypt.com/2018/09/22/2-4bn-value-of-us-investments-in-egypt-nassar/
Publicated on: Saturday 22 September 2018

$2.4bn value of US investments in Egypt: NassarDaily News EgyptNassar added that during his meeting with members of the US-Egypt Business Council (USEBC), it was discussed that US investments in Egypt represented about 35.4% of direct American investments in the African continent, and 46.2% of US investments in ...

News Egypt: Illegal Organ Harvesting Is Rampant in Egypt, and Refugees Are the Main Target

News source: https://www.haaretz.com/middle-east-news/egypt/.premium.MAGAZINE-illegal-organ-harvesting-is-rampant-in-egypt-and-refugees-are-the-main-target-1.6492013
Publicated on: Saturday 22 September 2018

CAIRO – Amal, 31, the mother of an 11-year-old boy and a refugee from Darfur living in Cairo, doesn’t yield to threats easily. Here, in the capital of Egypt, a vast, sprawling megacity of 20 million p...

News Egypt: Israeli arrested in Egypt - Arutz Sheva

News source: http://www.israelnationalnews.com/News/News.aspx/252314
Publicated on: Saturday 22 September 2018

Arutz ShevaIsraeli arrested in EgyptArutz ShevaA 25-year-old Israeli who left on Saturday morning for a trip to the Sinai Peninsula was arrested after a bullet was found in his bag at the Taba crossing on the Egyptian side. The man had taken a kitbag belonging to his brother, who is a soldier, and ...and more »

News Egypt: Egypt Got The New 2019 Aston Martin Vantage Before Europe

News source: https://www.msn.com/en-ae/news/middleeast/egypt-got-the-new-2019-aston-martin-vantage-before-europe/ar-AAAnY4k
Publicated on: Wednesday 19 September 2018

Aston Martin has some of the fastest and most beautiful cars in the world, and its appearance in most of the James Bond movies made it the go-to car for all the 007 fans, and it seems Egypt is getting ...

News Egypt: Egypt hopes meeting between Sisi, Trump will mark 'new level of relations' - Ahram Online

News source: http://english.ahram.org.eg/NewsContent/1/64/312014/Egypt/Politics-/Egypt-hopes-meeting-between-Sisi,-Trump-will-mark-.aspx
Publicated on: Saturday 22 September 2018

Ahram OnlineEgypt hopes meeting between Sisi, Trump will mark 'new level of relations'Ahram OnlineIn statements reported by state run MENA news agency, Egypt's Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry said on the sidelines of El-Sisi's visit to New York to attend the 73rd United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) that the meeting with Trump is of importance to ...and more »

News Egypt: Egypt Station – The Packaging

News source: https://beatlesblogger.com/2018/09/21/egypt-station-the-packaging/
Publicated on: Saturday 22 September 2018

Now that the general public and the reviewers verdicts are in (all generally very positive btw), and now that Paul McCartney’s Egypt Station has entered the Billboard 200 at No.1, making it his first ...

News Egypt: World Digest: Sept. 22, 2018 - Washington Post

News source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/national/world-digest-sept-22-2018/2018/09/22/6c1aa958-be6f-11e8-be70-52bd11fe18af_story.html
Publicated on: Saturday 22 September 2018

Washington PostWorld Digest: Sept. 22, 2018Washington PostThe ruling by the Court of Cassation, Egypt's final recourse for appeals in criminal cases, dashed any hope that Gamal, Mubarak's younger son and onetime heir apparent, could run for public office. A senior newspaper editor and confidant of Egypt's ...and more »

News Egypt: Egypt's Rice Farmers at Risk From a Dam Thousands of Miles Upstream

News source: https://www.ozy.com/fast-forward/egypts-rice-farmers-at-risk-from-a-dam-thousands-of-miles-upstream/89349
Publicated on: Saturday 22 September 2018

Abdel Aziz Haikal reaches down to grab a green shoot from a paddy field in Egypt’s northern Nile delta at a time of year when the plant should be filled with rice grains. Instead, the farmer rubs the ...