Mugamma revisited: Reimagining the building and the square
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Smile, you’re on camera
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Uber introduces cash payment option in Cairo, but at a price
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Downtown as laboratory: Q&A on Cairo’s Creative Cities conference
Passant Rabie | Both government and private sector plans for historical downtown Cairo came to a pause with
Q&A with Cairobserver: On space and universities
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Egypt’s cinematic gems: Cairo Station
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Cultural enlightenment for Cairo’s downtown futures
Marie-Jeanne Berger | Ismaelia is a consortium of Egyptian and Saudi investors: Egyptian billionaire Samih Sawiris (with a
Cairo poems: Happiest Times
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Hope amid exhaustion
We must have all the time in the world, how else can we keep trying?
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Separating herself from materialism allowed Cairene Enas El Masry to reflect on her lifestyle.
Cairo governor mandates security cameras in all businesses to ‘eradicate terrorism’
Neighborhood heads granted power of arrest
Manshiyet Nasser NGO facing eviction
British embassy suspends services citing security reasons
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