Tourism could fully recover by end 2015: Egyptian Minister

The Egyptian Tourism Minister Hisham Zaazou said that Egypt's tourism industry, battered by three years of political upheaval and street protests, could fully recover by... Full story

Some nations offer ground troops to fight Islamic State: US Kerry

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said he was "extremely encouraged" by pledges of military assistance against Islamic State militants by countries inside and outside... Full story

EGX ends on a mixed note, benchmark below support

The Egyptian Exchange (EGX) ended on a mixed note Sunday as market capitalization shed around 22 million EGP ($3.07 million) hurt by selling pressures, namely... Full story

Trade deficit narrows by 63.5 pct in June: CAPMAS

The Egyptian Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS) said on Sunday that Egypt's trade balance deficit recorded a 63.5 percent decline in June,... Full story

US will not coordinate air strikes with Syria: Kerry

AFPThe United States will not coordinate air attacks on Islamic State militants with Syria but will seek to ensure their forces do not come into... Full story

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