Sudan After Revolution: Women and Minorities in Power

Sudan After Revolution: Women and Minorities in Power Members of the Sudanese cabinet pose for a photograph, with the new Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok (5- L), after taking oath at the presidential palace in the capital Khartoum, on September 8, 2019. Photo: Ebrahim HAMID / AFP ©AFP ⁃ Ebrahim HAMID Earlier this month, Sudan’s …

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Small, Scattered Anti-Government Protests Occur in Egypt

Small, Scattered Anti-Government Protests Occur in Egypt According to witnesses and a large number of videos circulating online, a rare protest was spotted near Egypt’s iconic Tahrir Square where protesters chanted for the resignation of current President Abdel Fattah Al Sisi. In tandem with the events, the hashtag #MidanAl Tahrir (The Square) is trending …

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Celebrate Egypt’s Heritage with Bespoke Pieces by Kenda Interiors

Celebrate Egypt’s Heritage with Bespoke Pieces by Kenda Interiors With a history dating back thousands of years, Egypt holds a wealth of inspirational culture and heritage. Kenda Interiors by Nadim cultivates these motifs in its customisable furniture and fittings which highlight Egypt’s talent and craftsmanship. Kenda embeds accents of traditional techniques and qualities into …

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‘There Is No Planet B’: 16 Inspiring Photos of the Global Youth Climate Strike

‘There Is No Planet B’: 16 Inspiring Photos of the Global Youth Climate Strike Alex Wong / Getty Images Inspired by the 16-year-old climate activist Greta Thunberg, millions of people around the world walked out on Friday to participate in the global climate strike ahead of the United Nations Climate Action Summit next week. …

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Israeli Tourism in Sinai Soars to Over 1 Million Vacationers in 2019

Israeli Tourism in Sinai Soars to Over 1 Million Vacationers in 2019 Israeli tourism in the Sinai is seeing a bit of a revival, with a 30% increase compared to 2018’s figures, totaling more than one million vacationers in 2019 so far, Israeli business daily Globes reports. According to data from the Israel Airports …

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New Egyptian Law Requires Access to Customer Data From Careem, Uber

New Egyptian Law Requires Access to Customer Data From Careem, Uber The soon to be joining ride-hailing applications, Uber and Careem, will be required to provide Egypt’s government with customer data if requested according to new law 2180/2019. The law, which gives customer data to the Ministry of Transport in particular, also stipulated that …

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Egypt’s Ban from Weightlifting World Championships Could Extend to 2020 Olympics

Egypt’s Ban from Weightlifting World Championships Could Extend to 2020 Olympics Sara Ahmed – famous Egyptian female weightlifter. Source; Yahoo France According to international and local news outlets, Egypt has been banned from participating in the weightlifting category of the current World championships for doping offenses with which were confirmed in 2016. The news …

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‘Aladdin’ Star Mena Massoud Chosen Ambassador for ‘Speak Egyptian’ Initiative

‘Aladdin’ Star Mena Massoud Chosen Ambassador for ‘Speak Egyptian’ Initiative Mena Massoud and Ambassador Nabila Makram (Courtesy of Ministry of Emigration) Nabila Makram Abdel Shaheed, Minister of State for Emigration and Egyptian Affairs Abroad, met with Egyptian star Mena Massoud on Wednesday who starred in this year’s Disney remake of Aladdin and is currently …

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Nadine Labaki’s Capernaum Among The Guardian’s Best 100 Films of the 21st Century

Nadine Labaki’s Capernaum Among The Guardian’s Best 100 Films of the 21st Century Nadine Labaki’s critically-lauded cinematic gem Capernaum has earned a spot on The Guardian’s picks for the best 100 films of the 21st century. Coming up at no. 71, Capernaum outranks silver screen classics like The Dark Knight, Gladiator, No Country for …

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Egypt Will Mark World Cleanup Day with 4 Massive Eco Campaigns

Egypt Will Mark World Cleanup Day with 4 Massive Eco Campaigns World Cleanup Day 2018 in Mauritius (photo courtesy of World Cleanup Day) Egypt has announced its participation in this year’s World Cleanup Day, Al Ahram Online reports. Set to take place on Saturday September 21st, 2019, the global event is expected to draw …

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