Wednesday,23 August, 2017
Current issue | Issue 1358, (24 August - 6 September 2017)
Wednesday,23 August, 2017
Issue 1358, (24 August - 6 September 2017)

Ahram Weekly

EGYPT

As preparations for Egypt’s next presidential election proceed opposition to constitutional amendments is gaining momentum, reports Gamal Essam El-Din

President Abdel-Fattah Al-Sisi completes a tour intended to signal a new role for Egypt in Africa, writes Reem Leila

Egypt and Russia say progress has been made on lifting the Russian ban on passenger flights to Egypt, Doaa El-Bey reports

This week’s Cairo meeting between the foreign ministers of Egypt Jordan and Palestine attempted to push forward the peace process, reports Doaa El-Bey

Moves are underway to allow private sector companies access to Egypt’s railway industry, reports Ahmed Morsy

Nevine El-Aref reports on an exciting archaeological week in Minya and Dakhla Oasis

Residents of Al-Warraq island have formed a 10-person committee to negotiate with the Armed Forces Engineering Authority which is seeking to develop the island, Ahmed Morsy reports

How did 32,000 artefacts apparently disappear from Ministry of Antiquities stores? , Nevine El-Aref investigates

The Higher Council for Media Regulation is establishing an agency to oversee TV ratings, reports Mohamed Abdel-Baky

Al-Azhar has rejected the Tunisian president’s call for legal equality between women and men when it comes to inheritance, reports Reem Leila

Assets of a chain of bookstores and IT shops were frozen on allegations of being linked to the Muslim Brotherhood, reports Safiya Mounir

Obituary: Refaat Al-Said (1932-2017)

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