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Cairo, Moscow sign contract for Egypt's first nuclear plant

11 December, 2017

Moscow and Cairo signed a final contract on Monday that will see energy hungry Egypt light up with its first nuclear power plant.

Sisi yet to denounce Trump Jerusalem move

08 December, 2017

The Egyptian president's failure to condemn Trump's Jerusalem move raises questions over his international allegiances.

Egyptians react to the UK ambassador's 'tourism up' tweet

20 November, 2017

A tweet by the UK ambassador to Cairo claiming Egypt's tourism industry is 'booming' has led to shock and ridicule from Egyptians having to cope with the country's dire economy.

Egypt's Sisi warns Ethiopia over dam construction project

19 November, 2017

Sisi issued a stern warning to Ethiopia on Saturday over a dam it is building after the two countries and Sudan failed to approve a study on its potential effects.

The Egypt Report: Trump gave Israel Jerusalem, Sisi shrugged

08 November, 2017

Our new weekly round-up of news from Egypt

The Egypt Report: Unholy war for Egypt's holy land

08 November, 2017

Our new weekly round-up of news from Egypt

Egypt activists outrage at Hollywood star's Sisi forum appearance

08 November, 2017

Egyptian activists are angered by Hollywood star Helen Hunt's participation at an event organised by Egypt's President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi.

Abbas in impromptu visit to meet Saudi crown prince

06 November, 2017

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas will visit Saudi Arabia on Monday in an impromptu trip at a time when Riyadh finds itself in the midst of unprecedented political upheaval.

Egypt's conscripts serving the army's economic empire

05 September, 2017

The long read: Instead of creating paid jobs for civilians, Sisi is using Egyptian army conscripts to build his engineering megaprojects. The private sector is not happy, writes Jamal Boukhari.

Saudi prince 'to invest $800 million' in Egyptian tourism

07 August, 2017

The investment would include expanding the Four Seasons resort in Sharm el-Sheikh in the southern Sinai, transforming it into 'the biggest resort in the world'.

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