Egypt stocks rebound strongly on Monday

Egypt stocks rebound strongly on Monday

The Egyptian Stock Exchange (EGX) rebounded strongly at the close of Monday's trading session.Market capitalization hiked to 515 billion LE (1US$=7.63 LE) compared to 509.2 billion ...

Egypt’s budget deficit increased by 32.9 percent in six months

Egypt’s budget deficit increased by 32.9 percent in six months

Egypt's budget deficit has increased to reach about 6.9 percent of GDP (LE159 billion), compared to 6 percent, LE119.6 billion (1US$=7.63LE) during July-January 2013/2014, the ...

Sudan bans reporting on Ebola

Sudan bans reporting on Ebola

The Sudanese authorities have prohibited local media from covering any news related to the Ebola virus.Press sources who asked not to be mentioned for security reasons confirmed to ...

Egypt: Court adjourns lawsuit against Qatar, Turkey over terror

Egypt: Court adjourns lawsuit against Qatar, Turkey over terror

Egyptian Court for Urgent Matters adjourned a lawsuit on Monday until 6 April 2015 that demands Qatar and Turkey to be labeled as terrorism-supporting countries.Lawyer Samir Sabry ...

Egypt’s prosecutor orders release of 120 students

Egypt’s prosecutor orders release of 120 students

Egypt's top prosecutor ordered on Monday the release of 120 preventively-detained students and elderly people. Prosecutor General Hisham Barakat said in a statement that the release ...

Zimbabwe surgeons to perform operation on conjoined twins

Zimbabwe surgeons to perform operation on conjoined twins

Zimbabwean surgeons will next week perform the country's first major operation to separate conjoined twins, an official said Wednesday.Harare Central Hospital clinical director ...

Paris Chamber of Commerce urges French investment in Senegal

Paris Chamber of Commerce urges French investment in Senegal

The Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Paris (CCIP) has urged French companies to up their investments in Senegal. CCIP President Pierre Antoine Gailly told an investors' forum ...

S/Leone VP urges vigilance over Ebola

Sierra Leone's Vice President in quarantine over the deadly Ebola virus Monday called for vigilance amidst concern over his health.Vice President Alhaji Samuel Sam Sumana said people should not be complacent amidst reports of a drop in cases given that one case was still as threatening as any number. He was  more...

March 2, 2015 at 4:30 pm UTC

Egypt’s prosecutor orders release of 120 students

Egypt's top prosecutor ordered on Monday the release of 120 preventively-detained students and elderly people. Prosecutor General Hisham Barakat said in a statement that the release order comes in accordance to a decision he issued in November 2013 mandating a technical committee to study and revise the  more...

March 2, 2015 at 5:34 pm UTC

Egypt stocks rebound strongly on Monday

The Egyptian Stock Exchange (EGX) rebounded strongly at the close of Monday's trading session.Market capitalization hiked to 515 billion LE (1US$=7.63 LE) compared to 509.2 billion EGP on Sunday. The benchmark EGX30 edged up by 1.86 percent, registering 9,456 points, compared to 9,283 on Sunday. It is the  more...

March 2, 2015 at 6:03 pm UTC

S/Africa: Breast cancer problem for African women –Zuma

Breast cancer, affecting thousands of African women, remained a serious problem and it was crucial that South Africa also gave the disease its utmost caring attention, South African President Jacob Zuma has said.The President said this Monday at the launch of the Warriors Walk for Cancer initiative led by  more...

March 2, 2015 at 10:52 am UTC

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