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Ministry of Antiquities intensifying efforts to prevent smuggling and subsequent sale of artefacts abroad
At least 258,000 expatriates had cast their vote by 3pm on Sunday
Early figures indicate approximately 200,000 Egyptians turned out in first three days of overseas voting
Foreign minister concluded his London visit on Wednesday afternoon after meeting with his UK counterpart
Terrorism and Middle East peace process top foreign minister’s agenda in London
AFP – The facts are the focus as part of a trend in journalism spreading from the United States to many places around the world. Journalists have always faced up to facts, but a new wave of fact-checking journalism has gained prominence in the past decade to counter misleading or outrageous claims of political figures. …
The probe could reportedly lead to a ban on the Muslim Brotherhood in Britain, which is already outlawed in Egypt and Saudi Arabia.
Reuters – Bourse operator Dubai Financial Market (DFM) will hold a roadshow for international investors in London together with Goldman Sachs to showcase companies listed in the emirate, it said on Monday. Executives from 13 companies listed on the DFM and NASDAQ Dubai will meet investors on April 28-29, it said. United Arab Emirates bourses …
Aan Korb festival will be held in October in London
Reuters – Dubai’s Emaar Properties plans to list its shopping malls and retail unit in both Dubai and London, the company’s chairman Mohamed Alabbar was quoted as saying on Tuesday. “This will be a dual listing. We are a Dubai company so we have to be in Dubai, but we will list in London. I …
GMS plans to sell new shares worth $100m, as well as an undisclosed number of shares currently held by private equity backers
Turkey’s economy was nevertheless expected to grow by 3.3% in 2014, the EBRD said in a statement.
Brotherhood to hold press conference detailing further information
Brahimi stresses no official date has been announced yet
Ministry of Antiquities cooperates with all concerned parties to return stolen artefacts
By Hesham Shafick “The Brotherhood back to jails” might be the theme of the universal attack against the group – led by the Egyptian protesters and military. Being an MB research specialist, I have developed relationships with MB leaders of all levels and ages. Some of those relationships had grown to be personal, which …
Police arrested 12 men, aged between 23 and 50, in London, and later charged four of them, on suspicion of conspiracy to steal.
Both Washington and London pulled out diplomatic personnel from Sanaa on Tuesday, citing intelligence reports of an imminent AQAP attack
Police said the men were detained on suspicion of endangering an aircraft after the plane was diverted to Stansted airport outside London
The two suspects were previously known to the intelligence services but were reportedly assessed as not posing a deadly threat
Two people were arrested as the police attempted to quell anti-Islamist disorder
The funeral of Margaret Thatcher took place with Queen Elizabeth II leading mourners from around the world in bidding farewell to one of Britain’s most influential and divisive prime ministers.
Margaret Thatcher, the “Iron Lady” who shaped a generation of British politics, died
Al-Muntada Trust Fund accused of funding Islamist organisation Boko Haram
Money could be the solution to Egypt’s financial woes
By Wilfried Lemke, Special Adviser to the United Nations Secretary-General on Sport for Development and Peace During this break in the action between the closing of the Olympic Games and the opening of the Paralympic Games in London this Friday, we have a unique opportunity to consider how both events can improve people’s lives …
New York (AFP) — New York regulators accused Standard Chartered Bank of hiding $250 billion in transactions with Iranian banks for almost a decade in violation of US sanctions. Branding the London-based global financial giant a “rogue bank,” state regulators said Standard Chartered systematically disguised foreign exchange deals with Iran in a breach of controls …
Athletes shell forced to buy authentic gear out of pocket
Egyptian teenage sensation Farida Osman is still in disbelief over her last-minute call up to the Olympic Games, making her the last entrant from Egypt heading to the Games in London.
Egypt is counting on its Olympic delegation in London 2012.