Category Archives: General

Qatar Airways Reports $639 Million Loss as Boycott Bites

Qatar Airways hit turbulence Wednesday, posting a net loss for the year to March 2019 of $639 million which the airline blamed on key markets closing their airspace to Doha.The United Arab Emirates, which was a key market for the

PM follows up Sisi’s directives on manufacturing rail wagons

Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli held a meeting on Tuesday 17/9/2019 to follow up President Abdel Fattah El Sisi's directives on localizing the manufacturing of locomotives and rail wagons in the country.The meeting was attended by Minister of State for...

Global Freedom Declines as Chinese, Russian Info Control Practices Spread, Says Study

Chinese and Russian technology and practices in surveillance, censorship and other forms of information control are spreading and being copied around the world, mostly in authoritarian states but also in some democracies, said a report released in Wash...

Arab central banks’ governors laud Egypt’s successful economic reform experience

Governors of Arab central banks and monetary institutions applauded on Sunday 15/9/2019 Egypt's successful economic reform, which helped restore investors' confidence. This came during the 43rd session of the Arab Central Banks Governors and Arab Monet...

PM to attend Arab Media Forum in March

Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli received an invitation from Vice President of the United Arab Emirates Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum to attend the 19 edition of the Arab Media Forum, slated for March. Madbouli on Sunday 15/9/2019 met with Mona

Egypt, US carry out counter-terrorism drill

Troops of the Egyptian Thunderbolt Forces and the United States Army Special Forces have carried out a counter-terrorism exercise within the framework of the Joint Combined Exchange Training (JCET). The training included many stereotype and non-stereot...