Egypt-Saudi Arabia relations
Sisi ratifies Tiran and Sanafir agreement, cedes islands to Saudi Arabia
Sisi ratified the maritime border demarcation agreement that cedes sovereignty over Tiran and Sanafir
How can government maintain target budget deficit and fund new social spending increase?  
Osman El Sharnoubi | To fund the social spending increase, the state will turn to measures that will increase the strain on
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Sisi to ratify Tiran and Sanafir agreement within days: Source
Asmahan Soliman and Rana Mamdouh | With the legal cycle suspended, the necessary procedures for presidential ratification are taking place
Egyptian government bypasses ISPs to block access to websites: Telecommunications Ministry source
Mohamed Hamama | The websites block has been carried out through a centralized government decision, according to source
Self-aware and revealing, despite its limitations: On new interactive doc Womanhood
Lara El Gibaly | Interactive doc Womanhood attempts to create a narrative written by, not about, Egyptian women
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Armed groups target Endowments Ministry imam in North Sinai
Sisi ratifies Tiran and Sanafir agreement, cedes islands to Saudi Arabia
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The worker’s rock bottom moment
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