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Reuters
Egyptian police raid press syndicate, arrest two journalistsCAIRO Egyptian police on Sunday raided the press syndicate in Cairo and arreste
Egyptian police raid press syndicate, arrest two journalists
Reuters / Posted an hour ago
CAIRO Egyptian police on Sunday raided the press syndicate in Cairo and arrested two journalists critical of the government, a syndicate official and reporters said in what an opposition party called an unprecedented crackdown. The interior ministry... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Egyptian police raid press syndicate, arrest two journalistsCAIRO: Egyptian police on Sunday raided the press syndicate in Cairo and arrest
Egyptian police raid press syndicate, arrest two journalists
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 hours ago
CAIRO: Egyptian police on Sunday raided the press syndicate in Cairo and arrested two journalists critical of the government, a syndicate official and reporters said in what an opposition party called an unprecedented crackdown. The interior... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
EXHIBITIONSAl-Ahram Art Gallery Al-Galaa St, Ramses, the modern building, Tel 16545 “Al-
EXHIBITIONS
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
Al-Ahram Art Gallery Al-Galaa St, Ramses, the modern building, Tel 16545 “Al-Ahram Art Memory,” a thrilling exhibition of paintings and sculptures from Al-Ahram’s collection of modern Egyptian art (closing 28 April). 37B Ahmed Heshmat St, 1st... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Machar and Kiir procrastinateAs Al-Ahram Weekly went to press, news percolated of the arrival in the South S
Machar and Kiir procrastinate
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
As Al-Ahram Weekly went to press, news percolated of the arrival in the South Sudanese capital, Juba, of Reik Machar, Machar who fled Juba at the start of the civil war in December 2013 and he was warmly welcomed by South Sudanese President Salva... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
DigestThe international festival for drums and heritage art in Banha closed on Sunday
Digest
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
The international festival for drums and heritage art in Banha closed on Sunday with a show by the Toshka group named “Long Live Egypt”. The festival was organised by the Ministry of Culture. An award for the gifted It was no easy job for the jury... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Meeting with the presidentIn a meeting with representatives of diverse segments of society on 20 April, P
Meeting with the president
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
In a meeting with representatives of diverse segments of society on 20 April, President Abdel-Fattah Al-Sisi addressed various dimensions of the current situation in Egypt. Among his prime concerns were the repercussions of the Egyptian-Saudi... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Against the loud mouthsIn Egypt under then President Gamal Abdel-Nasser, nobody could open his mouth.
Against the loud mouths
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
In Egypt under then President Gamal Abdel-Nasser, nobody could open his mouth. But under President Abdel-Fattah Al-Sisi, everyone has a big loud mouth. This has been the case in “The Islands vs. Ignorance” case, ignorance compounded by the herd... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
A time for flowersThe beauty you see in their petals, the heavenly smell of their scent, and the
A time for flowers
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
The beauty you see in their petals, the heavenly smell of their scent, and the smiles they bring to many faces — these are all the gifts of flowers. Flowers are sought when you want to apologise and when you want to celebrate, when you send... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Islands agreement contestedpart in the 25 April demonstrations against the ceding of the Tiran and Sanafir
Islands agreement contested
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
part in the 25 April demonstrations against the ceding of the Tiran and Sanafir islands to Saudi Arabia is just one of several steps due to be taken by members of the Popular Campaign to Protect Land, a group set up to contest the agreement to cede... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Obama and Salmanthat overlapped with the last years of the reign of King Abdullah and the openi
Obama and Salman
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
that overlapped with the last years of the reign of King Abdullah and the opening years of the reign of King Salman. The period began with Obama’s affirmation of the importance of the alliance between the two countries when he met King... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Armenia 100+1Last year, the centennial of the Armenian Genocide bore the slogan “I remember
Armenia 100+1
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
Last year, the centennial of the Armenian Genocide bore the slogan “I remember and demand”, a message of struggle, enduring principles and reconciliation. This year, the calls and messages that came out of Armenia’s 5,000-year old civilisation were... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Quest for Yemeni peace in KuwaitUN Special Envoy to Yemen Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed appears to be the only perso
Quest for Yemeni peace in Kuwait
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
UN Special Envoy to Yemen Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed appears to be the only person in the world who is optimistic about the current Yemeni talks. He is steering negotiations between the Yemeni government and the insurgent alliance of the Houthi... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Awaiting parliament’s decisionAn agreement demarcating maritime borders between Egypt and Saudi Arabia is to
Awaiting parliament’s decision
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
An agreement demarcating maritime borders between Egypt and Saudi Arabia is to be presented to parliament for legal and constitutional review and — if all goes according to government plans — final ratification. But will MPs vote in favour? The... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Deciphering the messagesThe series of high-level visits to Egypt that started with the arrival of the S
Deciphering the messages
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
The series of high-level visits to Egypt that started with the arrival of the Saudi monarch, followed by the French president, US Secretary of State John Kerry and the UAE vice president, continues this week with the monarch of Bahrain. The visits,... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Halting desertificationDesertification, with its manifold environmental, social and economic impacts,
Halting desertification
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 3 days ago
Desertification, with its manifold environmental, social and economic impacts, has been a source of mounting international concern over the past two decades, especially in countries with arid and semi-arid climates. In Egypt, encroachment on state... Read more
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DW
Egypt's police disperse anti-government protests over Saudi islands |protesting Egypt's decision to hand over two Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia, r
Egypt's police disperse anti-government protests over Saudi islands |
DW / Posted 6 days ago
protesting Egypt's decision to hand over two Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia, reported state-owned news outlet al-Ahram. Riyadh has been a key ally to President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi since a military coup backed by popular protests... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Warnings issued over planned protests in Egyptof the protesters do not want to see the two Red Sea islands, Tiran and Sanafir
Warnings issued over planned protests in Egypt
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 6 days ago
of the protesters do not want to see the two Red Sea islands, Tiran and Sanafir, turned over to the Saudis. Egyptians have also been troubled by other aspects of Sisi's presidency including the troubled economy and the detention of political... Read more
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22 WSBT South Bend
Warnings issued over planned protests in Egyptof the protesters do not want to see the two Red Sea islands, Tiran and Sanafir
Warnings issued over planned protests in Egypt
22 WSBT South Bend / Posted 6 days ago
of the protesters do not want to see the two Red Sea islands, Tiran and Sanafir, turned over to the Saudis. Egyptians have also been troubled by other aspects of Sisi's presidency including the troubled economy and the detention of political... Read more
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My EastText
Warnings issued over planned protests in Egyptof the protesters do not want to see the two Red Sea islands, Tiran and Sanafir
Warnings issued over planned protests in Egypt
My EastText / Posted 6 days ago
of the protesters do not want to see the two Red Sea islands, Tiran and Sanafir, turned over to the Saudis. Egyptians have also been troubled by other aspects of Sisi's presidency including the troubled economy and the detention of political... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Warnings issued over planned protests in Egyptof the protesters do not want to see the two Red Sea islands, Tiran and Sanafir
Warnings issued over planned protests in Egypt
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 6 days ago
of the protesters do not want to see the two Red Sea islands, Tiran and Sanafir, turned over to the Saudis. Egyptians have also been troubled by other aspects of Sisi's presidency including the troubled economy and the detention of political... Read more
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6d
KTVZ Bend
Warnings issued over planned protests in Egyptof the protesters do not want to see the two Red Sea islands, Tiran and Sanafir
Warnings issued over planned protests in Egypt
KTVZ Bend / Posted 6 days ago
of the protesters do not want to see the two Red Sea islands, Tiran and Sanafir, turned over to the Saudis. Egyptians have also been troubled by other aspects of Sisi's presidency including the troubled economy and the detention of political... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Warnings issued over planned protests in Egyptof the protesters do not want to see the two Red Sea islands, Tiran and Sanafir
Warnings issued over planned protests in Egypt
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 6 days ago
of the protesters do not want to see the two Red Sea islands, Tiran and Sanafir, turned over to the Saudis. Egyptians have also been troubled by other aspects of Sisi's presidency including the troubled economy and the detention of political... Read more
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6d
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Warnings issued over planned protests in Egyptof the protesters do not want to see the two Red Sea islands, Tiran and Sanafir
Warnings issued over planned protests in Egypt
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 6 days ago
of the protesters do not want to see the two Red Sea islands, Tiran and Sanafir, turned over to the Saudis. Egyptians have also been troubled by other aspects of Sisi's presidency including the troubled economy and the detention of political... Read more
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6d
KTUU Anchorage
Warnings issued over planned protests in Egyptof the protesters do not want to see the two Red Sea islands, Tiran and Sanafir
Warnings issued over planned protests in Egypt
KTUU Anchorage / Posted 6 days ago
of the protesters do not want to see the two Red Sea islands, Tiran and Sanafir, turned over to the Saudis. Egyptians have also been troubled by other aspects of Sisi's presidency including the troubled economy and the detention of political... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Warnings issued over planned protests in Egyptof the protesters do not want to see the two Red Sea islands, Tiran and Sanafir
Warnings issued over planned protests in Egypt
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 6 days ago
of the protesters do not want to see the two Red Sea islands, Tiran and Sanafir, turned over to the Saudis. Egyptians have also been troubled by other aspects of Sisi's presidency including the troubled economy and the detention of political... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Warnings issued over planned protests in Egyptof the protesters do not want to see the two Red Sea islands, Tiran and Sanafir
Warnings issued over planned protests in Egypt
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 6 days ago
of the protesters do not want to see the two Red Sea islands, Tiran and Sanafir, turned over to the Saudis. Egyptians have also been troubled by other aspects of Sisi's presidency including the troubled economy and the detention of political... Read more
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6d
News Channel 12 New Bern
Warnings issued over planned protests in Egyptof the protesters do not want to see the two Red Sea islands, Tiran and Sanafir
Warnings issued over planned protests in Egypt
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 6 days ago
of the protesters do not want to see the two Red Sea islands, Tiran and Sanafir, turned over to the Saudis. Egyptians have also been troubled by other aspects of Sisi's presidency including the troubled economy and the detention of political... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Warnings issued over planned protests in Egyptof the protesters do not want to see the two Red Sea islands, Tiran and Sanafir
Warnings issued over planned protests in Egypt
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 6 days ago
of the protesters do not want to see the two Red Sea islands, Tiran and Sanafir, turned over to the Saudis. Egyptians have also been troubled by other aspects of Sisi's presidency including the troubled economy and the detention of political... Read more
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News 8000
Warnings issued over planned protests in Egyptof the protesters do not want to see the two Red Sea islands, Tiran and Sanafir
Warnings issued over planned protests in Egypt
News 8000 / Posted 6 days ago
of the protesters do not want to see the two Red Sea islands, Tiran and Sanafir, turned over to the Saudis. Egyptians have also been troubled by other aspects of Sisi's presidency including the troubled economy and the detention of political... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Warnings issued over planned protests in Egyptof the protesters do not want to see the two Red Sea islands, Tiran and Sanafir
Warnings issued over planned protests in Egypt
KTXS Abilene / Posted 6 days ago
of the protesters do not want to see the two Red Sea islands, Tiran and Sanafir, turned over to the Saudis. Egyptians have also been troubled by other aspects of Sisi's presidency including the troubled economy and the detention of political... Read more
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6d
KECI Missoula
Warnings issued over planned protests in Egyptof the protesters do not want to see the two Red Sea islands, Tiran and Sanafir
Warnings issued over planned protests in Egypt
KECI Missoula / Posted 6 days ago
of the protesters do not want to see the two Red Sea islands, Tiran and Sanafir, turned over to the Saudis. Egyptians have also been troubled by other aspects of Sisi's presidency including the troubled economy and the detention of political... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
Warnings issued over planned protests in Egyptof the protesters do not want to see the two Red Sea islands, Tiran and Sanafir
Warnings issued over planned protests in Egypt
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 6 days ago
of the protesters do not want to see the two Red Sea islands, Tiran and Sanafir, turned over to the Saudis. Egyptians have also been troubled by other aspects of Sisi's presidency including the troubled economy and the detention of political... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Warnings issued over planned protests in Egyptof the protesters do not want to see the two Red Sea islands, Tiran and Sanafir
Warnings issued over planned protests in Egypt
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 6 days ago
of the protesters do not want to see the two Red Sea islands, Tiran and Sanafir, turned over to the Saudis. Egyptians have also been troubled by other aspects of Sisi's presidency including the troubled economy and the detention of political... Read more
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9d
Al-Ahram Weekly
EXHIBITIONSThe 5th Edition of the Downtown Contemporary Arts Festival (D-CAF) “Sounds As
EXHIBITIONS
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 9 days ago
The 5th Edition of the Downtown Contemporary Arts Festival (D-CAF) “Sounds As If,”an interactive exhibition, is open on weekdays from 5-9pm and from 3-9pm at the Old French Consulate, 5 Al-Fadl Street, behind Al-Abd, off Talaat Harb Street,... Read more
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9d
Al-Ahram Weekly
Vote puts pressure on Brazilian presidentThe political chaos in Brazil stepped up a notch Sunday, after an impeachment v
Vote puts pressure on Brazilian president
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 9 days ago
The political chaos in Brazil stepped up a notch Sunday, after an impeachment vote on sitting Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff was held in the lower house of the National Congress. In a marathon vote that took around six hours, 367 of the 513... Read more
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9d
Al-Ahram Weekly
DigestAl-Ahram is showing 150 of a total of 850 of its collection of art acquisitions
Digest
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 9 days ago
Al-Ahram is showing 150 of a total of 850 of its collection of art acquisitions in an exhibition called ‘The Exhibition of the Artistic Memory of Al-Ahram’. It is showing art by pioneer artists like Ingy Aflaton, Gazebeya Sirry, Salah Taher, Sabri... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Dhahran understandingsThe Yemeni negotiations did not begin 18 April in Kuwait as scheduled because t
Dhahran understandings
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 9 days ago
The Yemeni negotiations did not begin 18 April in Kuwait as scheduled because the Houthi/Saleh delegation was late. The Yemeni government delegation, which had arrived in Kuwait on time, was angered by the tardiness of the Houthi/Saleh delegation... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Taking the Syrian pulseIt was no wonder that the third round of Syria talks in Geneva stalled. The Syr
Taking the Syrian pulse
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 9 days ago
It was no wonder that the third round of Syria talks in Geneva stalled. The Syrian regime delegation arrived for the third round of negotiations carrying just one proposal: the formation of a unity government between the regime and opposition under... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Gamaa Al-Islamiya: Limits and reachOn 6 April an American drone strike killed Rifaai Taha, leader of the terrorist
Gamaa Al-Islamiya: Limits and reach
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 9 days ago
On 6 April an American drone strike killed Rifaai Taha, leader of the terrorist wing of the Egyptian Al-Gamaa Al-Islamiya, in a district of Idlib, Syria. He was in a vehicle with four members of Ahrar Al-Sham. The incident sheds light on the... Read more
9d
Al-Ahram Weekly
Fresh French fundsFrench President François Hollande’s visit to Egypt this week has resulted in t
Fresh French funds
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 9 days ago
French President François Hollande’s visit to Egypt this week has resulted in the signing of financial and trade agreements worth some 1.8 billion euros in the fields of transport, renewable energy, vocational training and social... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Island protests: A turning point?For the past few days, in his daily column in Al-Masry Al-Youm, political scien
Island protests: A turning point?
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 9 days ago
For the past few days, in his daily column in Al-Masry Al-Youm, political scientist and member of the Al-Ahram Centre for Political and Strategic Studies Amr Al-Shobaki has shared his concerns about the management of the controversial handover of two... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Legal action pendingThe agreement ceding Tiran and Sanafir struck a nerve among Egyptians and provo
Legal action pending
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 9 days ago
The agreement ceding Tiran and Sanafir struck a nerve among Egyptians and provoked outrage on social networking sites. The decision was announced during the five-day official visit of the Saudi monarch King Salman bin Abdul-Aziz to Egypt, which ended... Read more
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9d
Al-Ahram Weekly
Support, French styleFrench President François Hollande finished a two-day visit to Egypt on 19 Apri
Support, French style
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 9 days ago
French President François Hollande finished a two-day visit to Egypt on 19 April after sealing dozens of arms and economic deals. Hollande’s visit to Cairo cast European divisions over relations with Egypt into sharp relief. He arrived in Cairo amid... Read more
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New Kerala
Obama attends US-GCC summit to reassure Gulf allies - newkerala.com #52734pledged to remain vigilant against Iran's destabilizing activities in the Middl
Obama attends US-GCC summit to reassure Gulf allies - newkerala.com #52734
New Kerala / Posted 10 days ago
pledged to remain vigilant against Iran's destabilizing activities in the Middle East, as he tried to comfort his Gulf allies after bilateral relations were strained by the nuclear deal reached with Iran last year. "When we entered into... Read more
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Aljazeera
Protest in Cairo over policeman killing of tea vendorHundreds of people took to the streets of Egypt's capital to protest after an E
Protest in Cairo over policeman killing of tea vendor
Aljazeera / Posted 12 days ago
Hundreds of people took to the streets of Egypt's capital to protest after an Egyptian police officer shot dead a street vendor and injured two others, state media said, in what was the latest in a series of incidents that have triggered public... Read more
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DW
German vice chancellor meets with Egypt's 'impressive' president |German Vice Chancellor and Economy Minister Sigmar Gabriel met with Egyptian Pr
German vice chancellor meets with Egypt's 'impressive' president |
DW / Posted 14 days ago
German Vice Chancellor and Economy Minister Sigmar Gabriel met with Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sissi in Cairo, offering Germany's help boosting Egypt's border security. Egypt wants to improve its borders defenses to prevent weapons... Read more
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Zawya
Inflation upEgyptrates by 1.5 per cent last month, a move that is not expected to be repeated in
Inflation upEgypt
Zawya / Posted 14 days ago
rates by 1.5 per cent last month, a move that is not expected to be repeated in the coming meeting of the CBE's monetary policy committee due to the decline in annual inflation rates. © Al Ahram Weekly 2016 © Copyright Zawya. All Rights Re... Read more
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Zawya
Rebranding EgyptTravel & Tourismcampaign job, but I doubt that this will fix things. You need to rebuild the br
Rebranding EgyptTravel & Tourism
Zawya / Posted 14 days ago
campaign job, but I doubt that this will fix things. You need to rebuild the brand and what it represents. You need to tell people they are buying into a dream and redefine what that is. © Al Ahram Weekly 2016 © Copyright Zawya. All Rights Reser... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
German French foreign ministers in Libya in show of supportsaid Saturday while on a joint visit to Libya that the country's new U.N.-broke
German French foreign ministers in Libya in show of support
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 15 days ago
said Saturday while on a joint visit to Libya that the country's new U.N.-brokered unity government has the international community and Europe's full support. German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier told reporters in Tripoli, the... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
German, French foreign ministers in Libya in show of supportsaid Saturday while on a joint visit to Libya that the country's new U.N.-broke
German, French foreign ministers in Libya in show of support
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 15 days ago
said Saturday while on a joint visit to Libya that the country's new U.N.-brokered unity government has the international community and Europe's full support. German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier told reporters in Tripoli, the... Read more
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