Uber Technologies may roll out a new service in Kenya to help users book seats on minibuses that ply the streets of the congested capital, if tests on the product in Egypt and Mexico prove successful, a company executive said on Wednesday.
Reuters. Wed, 14 Nov 2018 08:29:29 -0500.
Hamas leaders announced the truce late Tuesday afternoon, thanking Egypt, Qatar, Norway and U.N. efforts. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said the cease-fire was "not easy," but "right."
Emily Sullivan. NPR. Wed, 14 Nov 2018 06:31:32 -0500.
Palestinian militant groups in the Gaza Strip have announced an Egyptian-brokered ceasefire with Israel after a severe escalation of violence threatened ...
Daily Mail. Wed, 14 Nov 2018 03:29:24 +0000.
An Egyptian man was held without bail Tuesday on federal charges of fraudulently collecting insurance payouts after driving his severely autistic children to their deaths when he sped off a pier into the Port of Los Angeles.
Brian Melley. Fox News. Wed, 14 Nov 2018 02:03:49 GMT.
Palestinian militant groups in the Gaza Strip announced an Egyptian-brokered ceasefire with Israel on Tuesday after a severe escalation of violence threatened to descend into full-blown war.
France 24. Tue, 13 Nov 2018 21:27:49 GMT.
Fighting died down at 5 p.m. (1500 GMT) and a Palestinian official briefed on the negotiations said Gaza factions ceased firing as part of a deal proposed by Egypt. ...
Yahoo. Tue, 13 Nov 2018 15:12:45 -0500.
Egypt and U.N. Mideast Nickolay Mladenov have been involved for weeks in trying to restore quiet to Gaza and were reportedly on the verge of stabilizing the situation.
Jerusalem Post. Tue, 13 Nov 2018 10:19:05 GMT.
Hamas and other militant groups say they've accepted an Egyptian-brokered ceasefire to end two days of intense fighting with Israel that had pushed the sworn enemies to the brink of a new war.
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Tue, 13 Nov 2018 04:11:21 EST.
Facts About Egypt
The Arab Republic of Egypt, located in northeast Africa, is governed by
a People's Assembly and by a President who appoints a Prime Minister and
a Cabinet. Egypt's capital city is Cairo, and its currency is the
Egyptian Pound. The primary spoken language of Egyptians is Arabic
and, in 2007, Egypt's estimated population was 80,335,000.
For more news and information about Egypt, visit this official
Egyptian government website. For detailed maps of Egypt, visit
this Egypt map website.