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Dubai said to sign deal to develop Smart City Lagos project
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Dubai said to sign deal to develop Smart City Lagos project

Saturday, 25 June 2016 12:29 AM

Smart City Lagos will run along similar lines to other Dubai Holding schemes such as Kochi Smart City and Malta Smart City

Arabtec still unclear over Egyptian housing project
Construction»

Arabtec still unclear over Egyptian housing project

Thursday, 23 June 2016 10:33 AM

Dubai-based contractor proposed to build 13,000 homes of the scaled-down 100,000 project but has yet to hear from the Ministry of Housing

UAE aluminium giant says to launch Guinea mine ops in 2018
Construction»

UAE aluminium giant says to launch Guinea mine ops in 2018

Wednesday, 22 June 2016 4:04 PM

Emirates Global Aluminium says project will develop an initial 12 million tonnes per annum; to create about 4,000 jobs

Egyptian builder plans $2bn Kuwait projects
Construction»

Egyptian builder plans $2bn Kuwait projects

Wednesday, 22 June 2016 1:45 PM

Company plans to double its volume of business and open new branches in a number of countries as part of its global strategy

British Airways suspends flights to Sharm al-Sheikh 'indefinitely'
Transport»

British Airways suspends flights to Sharm al-Sheikh 'indefinitely'

Wednesday, 22 June 2016 9:30 AM

British and Russian governments banned their airlines from flying to Sharm al-Sheikh because of concerns about security at the local airport

Egyptian court rejects deal to hand over two Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia
Politics & Economics»

Egyptian court rejects deal to hand over two Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia

Wednesday, 22 June 2016 9:28 AM

Maritime demarcation accord to transfer Tiran and Sanafir islands to the kingdom caused public uproar and prompted rare protests in Egypt

Egypt's Al Ahly Bank raises depositor rates after central bank hike
Banking & Finance»

Egypt's Al Ahly Bank raises depositor rates after central bank hike

Monday, 20 June 2016 4:47 PM

National Bank of Egypt's retail banking arm raises rates on deposits by 0.75%

Algeria blocks Facebook, Twitter to stop exam cheats
Politics & Economics»

Algeria blocks Facebook, Twitter to stop exam cheats

Monday, 20 June 2016 8:59 AM

Tens of thousands of high school students were retaking part of their baccalaureate exams after details were shared over social media

Egypt's Suez Canal charging VLCCs coming from the Arabian Gulf $155,000
Transport»

Egypt's Suez Canal charging VLCCs coming from the Arabian Gulf $155,000

Monday, 20 June 2016 8:59 AM

President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi inaugurated an $8 billion expansion of the canal last year that aims to double daily traffic

Investigators examine damaged EgyptAir black boxes
Transport»

Investigators examine damaged EgyptAir black boxes

Monday, 20 June 2016 8:58 AM

Flight recorders were severely damaged, but memory units extracted

Egypt Orange offered 4G licence for $400 million in spectrum shake-up
Technology»

Egypt Orange offered 4G licence for $400 million in spectrum shake-up

Sunday, 19 June 2016 6:14 PM

Egypt is selling the 4G licences as part of a long-awaited plan to reform the country's telecoms sector

Egyptian court hands ex-president Mursi another life sentence
Politics & Economics»

Egyptian court hands ex-president Mursi another life sentence

Sunday, 19 June 2016 8:53 AM

Court also approved death penalty for six others, including three journalists sentenced in absentia

Egyptian court acquits 52 over Red Sea islands protests
Culture & Society»

Egyptian court acquits 52 over Red Sea islands protests

Tuesday, 14 June 2016 6:52 PM

More than 200 people initially faced trial for taking part in several protests over decision to transfer islands to Saudi Arabia

Emirates to cooperate with South Africa over ‘incentives’ claims
Transport»

Emirates to cooperate with South Africa over ‘incentives’ claims

Tuesday, 14 June 2016 10:57 AM

Airline accused of offering incentives to travel agents ‘to divert sales from competitors’

EgyptAir black boxes to emit signal until June 24, say investigators
Transport»

EgyptAir black boxes to emit signal until June 24, say investigators

Tuesday, 14 June 2016 9:32 AM

Committee approves request for United States' National Transportation Safety Board to join team


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