Tag: Giza

Morocco’s Attijariwafa Bank Completes Acquisition of Barclays Egypt

May 4, 2017

Morocco’s Attijariwafa Bank obtained on May 3 the regulatory approval to acquire the Egyptian branch of Barclays which has shifted towards focusing its activity on ... Read More

Egypt: Policeman Kills Vendor over “Cup of Tea,” Protest Sparks

April 20, 2016

A group of workers at Rehab city, a district of New Cairo city Tuesday blocked roads at the city entrance, in protest to the killing ... Read More

Egypt: Bomb blast kills several people in Cairo

January 22, 2016

A bomb blast killed at least ten people including seven security forces on Thursday in Cairo, in El-Haram district of the Giza governorate as security ... Read More

Egypt: Journalist critical of state stabbed 4 times

December 28, 2015

A prominent Egyptian journalist critical of state and security authorities had been stabbed four times Friday by unknown men, reports say. Ahmed Gamal Zyada known ... Read More

Egypt: Bomb attack kills at least 16 people in Cairo

December 4, 2015

Masked men attacked a fish restaurant in Cairo early on Friday killing at least 16 people and wounding 5 others, reports say. The attack occurred ... Read More

Egypt: Muslim Brotherhood clashes with security forces, Morsi encourages more actions

July 18, 2015

Clashes between supporters of the Muslim Brotherhood and security forces after the prayers of Eid al-fitr have left six people dead and at least 15 ... Read More

Egypt: Government Invests Millions in Tourism

April 28, 2014

Egypt’s tourism sector is still to recover from the effects of the revolution. The Ministry of Finance announced that the revenue generated from the sector ... Read More

Egypt Votes in Constitutional Referendum

January 16, 2014

Egyptians are voting in a constitutional referendum, the first ballot since July 3 last year when President Mohamed Morsi was toppled by the military. Prime ... Read More

Egypt: University Campuses become new political battleground

September 23, 2013

Between 1,500 and 2,000 university students have taken the Cairo University campus as a venue to express their dissatisfaction with the Interim government. The academic ... Read More

Egypt: China targets Giza industrial and investment zone

April 22, 2013

A Chinese delegation composed of investors and businessmen is currently on a visit to Egypt to seek new ventures. The delegation paid a visit to ... Read More