Latest News for: Cairo traveller


UAE to suspend entry of travellers on flights from Liberia, Sierra Leone, Namibia - WAM

Reuters 19 Jun 2021
CAIRO, June 19 (Reuters) - The United Arab Emirates (UAE) will suspend travellers from entering the country ...

Egyptian mum strangles three children to death, fourth child escapes

Gulf News 19 Jun 2021
Dubai ... Police investigations indicated the victims were living with their mother after her divorce from her husband, who was traveling to Cairo at the time of the accident to accompany his father on a medical trip ... .

Cairo airport worker jailed for photographing woman

The New Arab 18 Jun 2021
An airport worker in Egypt has been sentenced to three years in prison for taking photos of a woman without her consent, a Cairo court ruled on Thursday ... He was referred to a misdemeanour court in Cairo on Wednesday, and similar photographs of other female travellers were also discovered his mobile phone, prosecutors said.

Head of program - Strategy (National vacancy)

Reliefweb 18 Jun 2021
F. June 2021. .. How does this post support Plan’s strategy and mission?** ... two urban (Cairo and Alexandria) and five rural (Giza, Beheira, Kalyoubia, Damietta, Qena, Assuit and Sohag, Port Said and Luxor) ... The position will be based in the Country Office (Cairo, Egypt) with frequent in country travel and some international travel. **. ... .

Israeli delegation to travel to Egypt to explore Hamas truce

The New Arab 17 Jun 2021
An Israeli delegation is to travel to Cairo at the end of this week to explore the possibility of a renewed truce with Gaza militant group Hamas ... The station said the new government had previously sent messages to Cairo explaining that it wishes to secure de-escalation ... The Gaza Strip has been under siege since 2006 ... ....

‘Cairo Airport Pervert’ Referred to Criminal Trial

Egyptian Streets 16 Jun 2021
Egypt’s Public Prosecution announced on Wednesday 16 June that it had referred a Cairo International Airport employee to criminal trial for taking photographs in way that violated a female traveler’s privacy ... The statement added that similar photographs of other travelers were also found on the man’s mobile phone.

Cairo Airport joins list of global airports for safe healthy travel

Egypt Independent 16 Jun 2021
The Cairo International Airport joined the list of global airports approved for safe, healthy travel by the Airport Council International World.

Egyptian siblings claim five guinness world records

Gulf Daily News 16 Jun 2021
Kenzy Defrawy, Guinness World Records Adjudicator, presented Huda and Mohamed with the official titles at a medical clinic in Cairo, Egypt, while adhering to all social distancing and travel restrictions in place ... Rouhiya Abdulaziz, in a small village 90 minutes outside the Egyptian capital, Cairo ... "I was not used to the new lifestyle of tall people.

Ministry of Youth launches Nation Builders Leadership Conference in cooperation with US embassy

Egypt Today 15 Jun 2021
CAIRO – 15 June 2021 ... embassy in Cairo to help enhance young people’s leadership skills and unleash their talents. The program will be held in the Civic Education Center in Gezira district in Cairo, where ... students, and five Egyptian winners will travel to the U.S.

Middle East’s hip hop artists Felukah and The Synaptik release single on acceptance

Egypt Today 15 Jun 2021
CAIRO – 15 June 2021 ... The first single, “Nefsi,” was released on Thursday ... The two young artists met in Cairo in 2019 for the first time and collaborated digitally for six months, producing their two songs.  . Born and raised in Cairo, Felukah traveled to the U.S ...  . .

Egypt's international drum festival kicks off in Cairo: 'African music is unrivalled'

The National 15 Jun 2021
The festival, which is an important staple of Cairo’s events roster, was almost cancelled this year because of Covid-19 travel restrictions that prevented many of the guest performers from being able to attend ...For the first time, we have chosen some of Cairo’s hidden cultural gems to host the groups this year,” says Yousef.

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Heads to Qatar for First Time Following Reconciliation

Egyptian Streets 14 Jun 2021
Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry with Qatari Foreign Minister Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani in Al-Tahrir Palace, Cairo, 25 May 2021 ... Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry traveled from Cairo to Doha, Qatar on Sunday to send a message from President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi to Qatari Emir Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani ... ....

Over 500K tourists from 20 countries visited Egypt in April: minister

Egypt Independent 14 Jun 2021
Anany mentioned that he was surprised by Britain’s decision to deny travel from Egypt, especially after Cairo announced that it had vaccinated all tourism workers in South Sinai and the Red Sea. He stressed that the Egyptian Foreign Ministry is working to clarify the facts about the travel restrictions with his British counterpart ... ....

This Day in History (June 15)

Kayhan 14 Jun 2021
786 lunar years ago, on this day in 656 AH, the famous Arabic poet, Baha od-Din Zuhayr Abu’l-Fazl Ibn Mohammad al-Muhallabi, died in Cairo at the age of 74. Born in Mecca, he travelled to Egypt where he became a poet at the court of the Ayyubid Kurdish dynasty, and finally became vizier of the ruler, Sultan as-Saleh ... Palmer in 1876-77 ... ....

AUC Press releases ‘Bilhana:Whole Food Recipes From Egypt, Lebanon And Morocco’ book

Egypt Today 13 Jun 2021
In 2016 she became a certified health coach and recipe developer for healing and nutritious dish combinations. Yehia  El-Alaily is a Cairo-based food and travel photographer with ...