Exclusive: Changes to Egypt regime`s media organs

On December 22, 2019, Abdel Fattah al-Sisi ordered a cabinet reshuffle and recreated the Ministry of Information five years after it was dissolved. Osama Haikal, a government...

A crisis within the journalists’ syndicate

The crisis sparked by the resignation of the treasurer of the Journalists Syndicate Council, Hesham Younis, has returned to grab headlines after the release this week of...

Egypt’s population hits 100mn: Ticking time bomb or fuel for development?

Egypt's official announcement that the population hit 100 million people, the first Arab country to reach this figure, has raised many questions about the future of development...

Tourism deteriorates in Egypt

The German newspaper Nordbayern has reported that German tourists resent walking in the Khan el-Khalili area in Cairo because Egyptians crowd around them to take selfies on...

The US promised Egypt incentives to approve the Renaissance Dam Agreement

Egyptian diplomatic sources have said that Washington paid incentives to Egypt and Ethiopia to reach an agreement on the Ethiopian Renaissance Dam. According to these sources, the...

British tourists return to Sharm el-Sheikh after flight ban

Two British flights have arrived in Sharm el-Sheikh International Airport, the first English charter flights since a 2015 ban was enforced following the bombing of a Russian...

Arms deals buy Italy`s silence on Regeni case

In conjunction with the fourth anniversary of the murder of the Italian researcher Giulio Regeni in Egypt by the regime of President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, Cairo is...

Egypt army ranks 9th in the world despite weak economy

The Egyptian army has ranked ninth in the world in the classification of global fire power for the year 2020, jumping up three places from the previous...

Mubarak`s party comes back to life to serve al-Sisi

The National Security Agency (internal intelligence affiliated with the Interior Ministry) has revitalised the dissolved National Party, which was ruling the country during the previous president, Hosni...

Controversy over interview with detained Al Jazeera correspondent

The appearance of the Al Jazeera reporter detained in Egypt, Mahmoud Hussein, in a video clip during a report broadcast by the Al-Arabiya and Al-Hadath TV channels...