CAIRO, jan 11 (Washington Times) - Egypt’s core asset and main engine of growth is its youth. Its total population of more than 92 million is characterized by a
By Sahar Nasr - Washington TimesWednesday 11-01-2017 10:44 AM
Reflections of an MSF staff on his first visit to the field
By Abdelhalim AbdallahWednesday 14-12-2016 01:17 PM
The crux of our predicament is not the successive crises that have buffeted the state, but the way they are handled.
By Ziad Bahaa-EldinSunday 15-05-2016 11:27 AM
The government has adopted economic reform measures that may create unbearable price rises, similar to the kind that pushed people onto the streets in 1977.
By Omar El-ShenetyTuesday 19-04-2016 12:18 PM
The newly-introduced certificate of deposit, which was originally established to attract foreign currency into the official banking system, has backfired.
By Noaman KhalidMonday 11-04-2016 07:38 PM
As long as the fundamental economic problem is not addressed, the consequences will continue to be felt, regardless of CBE interventions.
By Ahram OnlineMonday 21-03-2016 01:01 PM
From the outside, away from reading the numbers and the details, the results of the parliamentary elections that were conducted lately seem very positive.
By Mohamed ShumanSunday 03-01-2016 01:59 PM
The fate of the children and of the employees – who consider the organisation a second home – was to be determined in that meeting.
By Rania FahmyTuesday 29-12-2015 02:39 AM
Former members of the now defunct National Democratic Party (NDP) and heads of political parties are leading a fierce competition over parliamentary seats in a Menufiya, the birthplace of two former presidents who ruled Egypt for some 40 years.
ByThursday 19-11-2015 10:12 PM
In less than 72 hours, residents of Egypt's over-populated capital Cairo will head to the polls in the second phase of house elections, amid growing public discontent with rising food prices, and an economy screeching to a halt in the aftermath of the Russian plane crash that has dealt a heavy blow to the country’s vital tourism sector.
ByThursday 19-11-2015 01:34 PM
As was the case in phase one of house elections at most of Egypt’s 14 provinces last month, in Sharqiya, the hometown of ousted Islamist President Mohamed Mursi, former members of the now-defunct National Democratic (NDP) as well as ex-military and police figures dominate the scene.
ByMonday 16-11-2015 12:57 PM
Residents of the troubled province of North Sinai are expected to head to the polls on Nov. 22-23 to vote for their representatives in parliament, despite an escalating insurgency that has left the militant hotbed almost a ghost town.
BySunday 15-11-2015 01:26 PM
When campaigning kicked off for the upcoming election of Egypt's 2015 House of Representatives late September, several unlikely bedfellows emerged amid the complex web of alliances and coalitions.
ByMonday 19-10-2015 02:45 PM
The one time Muslim Brotherhood stronghold Fayoum is now the playing field of tribes and families, as the candidates from the province gear up for the 19 seats allotted to Fayoum in the upcoming parliamentary elections.
ByFriday 16-10-2015 09:53 PM
Less than a week ahead of voting, former members of the now defunct National Democratic Party (NDP) are the main contenders in the upcoming House of Representative elections, while female candidates have a very weak presence in the province.
ByFriday 16-10-2015 09:38 PM