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Matrouh security bodies foil infiltration bid to Libya Marsa Matrouh (Egypt) - Matrouh security bodies thwarted on Monday infiltration attempt by 12 Africans to Libya. The infiltrators included seven Sudanese and five Eritreans. All legal ... Monday 21-08-2017 10:57 PM Forget Apple: This Egyptian smartphone may deliver high speed internet to middle class Cairo - Egypt’s mobile tech industry looks set for a boost thanks to the launch of the country’s first domestically produced budget smartphone. The handset, produced by local firm Sico ... Monday 21-08-2017 10:27 PM Minister: Egypt seeks 6% growth rate by 2020 Alexandria (Egypt) - Planning Minister Hala El-Saeed said on Monday Egypts 2017/2018 sustainable development plan targets a 5 percent growth rate to increase to 6 percent by 2020. Speaking ... Monday 21-08-2017 09:57 PM European Bank for Reconstruction and Development signs $623M renewable energy agreements in Egypt Cairo - The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) signed a number of agreements in the Egyptian renewable energy sector on Monday, worth a total of $623 million. Financing ... Monday 21-08-2017 09:27 PM Egypt's Minister discusses receiving 3rd World Bank loan tranche Cairo - Minister of Investment Sahar Nasr discussed with World Bank (WB) delegation on Monday the procedures of receiving the third $1 billion tranche of its $3 billion loan aimed to fund the ... Monday 21-08-2017 07:56 PM Zohr works are progressing fast in August: Petrobel Cairo - Progress of development works of the Mediterranean’s largest gas field Zohr was given at a current rate of 83.5 percent, with $4 billion in investments so far. At the beginning of ... Monday 21-08-2017 07:26 PM Azhar's Grand Imam lauds role of "serious media" in promoting correct awareness Monday 21-08-2017 03:06 PM Militants kill soldier, policeman in Sinai: Egypt officials Cairo - Egyptian security officials say a soldier and a policeman have been killed in separate attacks by suspected Islamic militants in the turbulent north of the Sinai Peninsula. The ... Monday 21-08-2017 01:12 PM Fourth Egyptian pilgrim dies in Saudi Arabia: Health Ministry Cairo - The fourth Egyptian pilgrim died on Sunday evening during pilgrimage in Saudi Arabia, the Egyptian Health Ministry said. The head of Egypt’s official Hajj medical mission for this ... Monday 21-08-2017 01:09 PM El-Sisi attends CAPMAS Diamond Jubilee celebration Cairo - President Abdel Fatah El-Sisi arrived Monday at the headquarters of the Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS) to participate in the Diamond Jubilee celebration of ... Monday 21-08-2017 11:46 AM ECS welcomes polish delegation in field of railway Monday 21-08-2017 09:06 AM Egypt's PM chairs meeting to discuss progress of Zewail City of Science Cairo - Prime Minister Sherif Ismail held a meeting on Sunday to discuss the progress of the Zewail City of Science and Technology. The meeting was attended by the Higher education and scientific ... Monday 21-08-2017 09:03 AM Egypt's Prime Minister reviews health insurance draft law Cairo - Prime Minister Sherif Ismail held on Sunday a meeting with the ministers of health and finance to review the final draft of integrated health insurance law. Some remarks regarding actuarial ... Sunday 20-08-2017 10:08 PM National Electoral Commission a democratic step: expert Cairo - The establishment of National Electoral Commission (NEC) to supervise elections is considered a step in the democratic path, Salah Fawzy, a constitutional expert said on Sunday. The ... Sunday 20-08-2017 09:17 PM Egypt is grappling with terrorism: asserts commentator Cairo - Egypt wages a fierce war against terrorist groups, said Editor-In-Chief of Middle East News Agency (MENA) Ali Hassan, asserting that those people who adopt neutral position do not ... Sunday 20-08-2017 07:00 PM