This Week in Egypt: Week 28-2018 ( July 9-15)

Top Headlines 

  • Egypt denounces reports that 2016 Paris-Cairo Egypt Air crash was due to cockpit fire
  • Hamas said it had reached a ceasefire with Israel brokered by Egypt
  • Italian company Eni reveals second oil discovery in Egypt’s Western desert
  • Egyptian hospitals are ordered to play the national anthem daily
  • Senior US lawmaker urges US Congress to designate the Muslim Brotherhood group as a terrorist organization

Main Headlines



  • Egypt’s annual urban consumer price inflation surged to 14.4 percent in June
  • Egypt’s foreign minister heads to Belgium for the ‘mini-summit’ on Syria
  • Egypt in talks with World Bank for additional $500 million fund for social housing projects
  • Head of Egypt’s customs authority is detained for 4 days on corruption charges
  • Three children found slaughtered and wrapped in garbage bags in Giza
  • Egypt to receive 500,000 Thomas Cook tourists in 2018 in 2018






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