Saturday,17 November, 2018
Current issue | Issue 1310, (1 - 7 September 2016)
Saturday,17 November, 2018
Issue 1310, (1 - 7 September 2016)

Ahram Weekly

EGYPT

The economy will figure high on the president’s agenda during his upcoming visits to China and India, writes Niveen Wahish

The floods in Ethiopia can slightly reduce the filling of the reservoir of the Renaissance Dam, at least this year, reports Doaa El-Bey

Argentinian Foreign Minister Susana Malcorra, a candidate for the post of UN secretary-general, emphasised that Egypt was a safe place for foreign visitors on her visit to Egypt

A new law regulating the construction of churches is passed by MPs after heated debate, Gamal Essam El-Din reports

A long awaited law regulating the building of churches triggered controversy to erupt in the Coptic community, writes Michael Adel

The latest Russian security delegation to Egypt may herald an end to Moscow’s ban on flights landing at Egyptian airports, Dina Ezzat reports

Samia Fakhry talks to Sherif Khaled, CEO of the National Falcon Company for Airport Security, which is taking over security at Egypt’s airports

The government’s appeal against the Administrative Court ruling overturning the maritime border agreement with Saudi Arabia is delayed following the recusal of the court panel,

Outgoing minister of supply Khaled Hanafi is expected to be investigated with after MPs filed complaints with the prosecutor-general, reports Gamal Essam El-Din

Parliament has approved Egypt’s new value added tax after sometimes acrimonious discussion, reports Nesma Nowar

The recent killing of a young girl on Cairo’s Ring Road has sparked demands to improve Egypt’s traffic laws, reports Nesma Nowar

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