This Week in Egypt: Week 4-2019 (Jan 20-26)

Top Headlines

  • Egypt’s FM Shoukry heads to Washington in final round to secure agreement over the Ethiopian Dam
  • US dollar is weakening in Egypt as economy improves
  • Egypt’s Foreign Minister visits Algeria for meeting of Libya’s neighboring countries
  • Egypt starts screening travelers from China for new coronavirus

 Main Headlines







  • Egypt denies rumours of decrease of Nile water level
  • 2,957 inmates pardoned, 2,957 released on parole in Egypt
  • Egypt’s police celebrates 68th National Police Day with chocolates and roses
  • Egypt’s Sisi gets Germany’s St. George medal for peace-making in Africa
  • Orange Egypt to build new data centre in Cairo



  • ‪Nine years after Egyptian revolution started, Tahrir Square icon languishes in jail. France24
  • Greenback weakening in Egypt as economy improves. Ahmed Elleithy
  • First Nuban language dictionary is published by volunteers. Ahmed Megahid
  • Egypt Consumer Appliances Market AP



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