|5/5/2016 - || Safir Hotels Group to acquire four hotels: Safir Cairo manager, Daily News Egypt|
|(MENAFN - Daily News Egypt) the beginning of the next year, Safir Hotels Group plans to expand by acquiring three hotels following their development in Dahab and Hurghada, in addition to another one ...|
|5/5/2016 - || Egypt- Prosecutor-general orders media gag on Badr, Al-Saqa case, Daily News Egypt|
|(MENAFN - Daily News Egypt) Prosecutor-General Nabil Sadek lifted on Tuesday a gag order on the case involving the security raid of the Press Syndicate, where journalists Amr Badr and Mahmoud Al-Saqa ...|
|5/5/2016 - || Egypt- Stand of solidarity at AUC demanding justice for classmate, Daily News Egypt|
|(MENAFN - Daily News Egypt) A stand of solidarity was organised on Wednesday by students and professors at the American University in Cairo (AUC) for detained student Ibrahim Tamer Ibrahim, known as ...|
|5/5/2016 - || Phone records of 13 Egyptians sent to Italy in Regeni case: Italian state media, Daily News Egypt|
|(MENAFN - Daily News Egypt) The phone records of 13 Egyptian citizens that were requested by Italian prosecutors over the murder of Italian PhD candidate Guilio Regeni were sent to Italy on Wednesday ...|
|5/5/2016 - || HRW calls on Egyptian authorities to release Taher Mokhtar, his two roommates, Daily News Egypt|
|(MENAFN - Daily News Egypt) Human Rights Watch (HRW) demanded on Tuesday that Egyptian authorities release the head of the Doctors Syndicate Freedoms Committee Taher Mokhtar, and his two roommates, ...|
|5/5/2016 - || Egypt- Activist Sanaa Seif receives 6 month prison in absentia for 'insulting the judiciary', Daily News Egypt|
|(MENAFN - Daily News Egypt) The Sayeda Zeinab Misdemeanor Court sentenced on Wednesday political activist Sanaa Seif to six months in prison in absentia on charges of insulting the ...|
|5/5/2016 - || Egypt- Former prime minister Nazif is now 'free of all charges', Daily News Egypt|
|(MENAFN - Daily News Egypt) The Cairo Appeal Court acquitted former prime minister Ahmed Nazif on Wednesday from charges of illicit gains, state-owned media reported.|
Following this decision, ...
|5/5/2016 - || Egypt- 22 'Friday of the land' protesters released, Daily News Egypt|
|(MENAFN - Daily News Egypt) The Qasr Al-Nil Misdemeanour Court released on Wednesday 22 detainees who were arrested on 15 April during 'Friday of the land' protests.|
Despite the defendants ...
|5/5/2016 - || Al-Sisi renews state of emergency in North Sinai for 3 months, Daily News Egypt|
|(MENAFN - Daily News Egypt) President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi issued a declaration on Wednesday to extend the state of emergency in North Sinai for an additional three months, according to the state's ...|
|5/5/2016 - || Egypt sets up first education fund with USD 11.23mn, MENAFN|
|(MENAFN) Tahya Misr Fund launched the first fund for investment in education at a cost of USD 11.23mn in the first phase.|
Furthermore, the goal is to increase the fund to USD 56.17mn in the ...
|5/5/2016 - || Saudi's USD 22.5bn Riyadh Metro project on track, MENAFN|
|(MENAFN) A USD 22.5bn rail and bus system for KSA is on track, which is going very well, while there is still a rectangular hole in the ground.|
Accordingly, one-third of the Metro is finish, ...
|5/5/2016 - || Egypt- German ambassador astonished by security's storming of Press Syndicate, Daily News Egypt|
|(MENAFN - Daily News Egypt) Germany's Ambassador to Egypt Julius Georg said on Wednesday he was "astonished" by Egyptian security's storming of the Press Syndicate, emphasizing the necessity of press ...|
|5/5/2016 - || Egypt- Pro-government protesters assault journalist Khalid Dawood, Daily News Egypt|
|(MENAFN - Daily News Egypt) Journalist and Press Syndicate member Khalid Dawood said on his Facebook page Wednesday that he was assaulted by pro-government protesters near the Press ...|
|5/5/2016 - || Egypt- Anti-police stance marks unprecedented decisions in historic journalist gathering, Daily News Egypt|
|(MENAFN - Daily News Egypt) spite restrictions on mobility and security forces and pro-government demonstrators' harassment, Egypt's Press Syndicate held a historic general assembly on Wednesday to ...|
|5/5/2016 - || UAE- Forbes announces top Indian leaders in the Arab region, Khaleej Times|
|(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) Low oil prices conflict in Syria Yemen unrest -despiteallthe factors that may challenge economic growth in the UAE expats have continued to arrive for employment in huge ...|
|5/5/2016 - || Muslims in UAE to fast for over 15 hours this Ramadan, Khaleej Times|
|(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) Muslims across the UAE are expected to fast 15 hours and 10 minutes this holy month of Ramadan which is expected to begin on June 6. |
According to Ibrahim Al ...
|5/5/2016 - || Dubai to get landmark stadium worth Dh3 billion, Khaleej Times|
|(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) His Highness Shaikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai was briefed on the innovative model pilot design of ...|
|5/5/2016 - || UAE- Mahdi calls up Ambar Yaqoob for King's Cup, Khaleej Times|
|(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) UAE coach Mahdi Ali has called up 26 players for a training camp to prepare for the 44th King's Cup to be held in Thailand next month. The Football Association of ...|
|5/5/2016 - || UAE- Chions League: Bale-force propels Real Madrid to final, Khaleej Times|
|(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) Real Madrid reached their 14th European Cup final and crushed Manchester City's hopes of a maiden title after Gareth Bale's deflected effort secured a 1-0 victory in the ...|
|5/5/2016 - || Saudi food manufacturing industry to grow at USD 146.6mn, MENAFN|
|(MENAFN) MEFSCO, the joint venture between Arabian Agriculture Services firm (Arasco) and Cargill formed in 2013, invested USD 146.6mn in expanding its operations in KSA.|
Moreover, Cargill ...