Latest Cairo Governorate Stories

2014-03-13 16:26:10

Short Film Competition Encourages Dialogue CAIRO, March 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Saturday, March 8th, filmmakers celebrated at an awards ceremony for the Egyptian short film competition, "Dialogue without Walls." SAT-7 and national television stations aired the ceremony live from the Nile Hall in downtown Cairo, Egypt. Through the competition, SAT-7 aims to encourage conversation and build bridges between people of different political and religious backgrounds. It also...

2011-12-06 19:15:00

Fans of Eden Unger Bowditch's middle grade Young Inventors Guild trilogy lined up outside the Cairo American College Book Fair a half hour before it even opened. Learn more about the series at http://www.younginventorsguild.com. Cairo, Egypt (PRWEB) December 06, 2011 There was a touch of chaos at the Cairo American College Book Fair on Sunday, December 4. Before the event begun, young readers lined up outside, anxious to meet one of their favorite authors: Eden Unger Bowditch, whose The...

2008-10-02 15:00:30

Parks and beaches opened its doors since early morning to welcome visitors and the good weather as well as moderate temperature help people to spend a nice time. Weather forecasters said that the weather would be ideal during the Eid where there will be a moderate temperature in all areas and the weather is moderate autumnally. On the meantime, good sea surface temperature will allow visitors to spend a nice time and practice swimming while sea waves will be one to two meters in the...

2008-09-22 09:00:35

"The kidnappers demand a ransom to release the tourists," Egyptian Channel 1 TV reported in an urgent screen caption at 1105 gmt on 22 September. Originally published by Channel 1 TV, Cairo, in Arabic 1105 22 Sep 08. (c) 2008 BBC Monitoring Newsfile. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All rights Reserved.

2008-09-17 15:00:36

President Hosni Mubarak inaugurated on Monday 15/9/2008 El- Zaytoun Specialized Hospital in Cairo's El-Amiriya district which was built at the cost of LE 150 million to serve four million citizens. The seven-storey hospital which occupies 2,900 square meters accommodates 203 beds and houses various wards. It will serve the residents of the districts of Kobri El-Qubba, El-Zaytoun, El- Amiriya, El-Matariya and El-Kablat area. Minister of Health Hatem El- Gabali gave a presentation before the...

2008-08-06 12:00:29

Please note that the Egyptian radio commentary was not broadcast on 6 August. Originally published by Arab Republic of Egypt Radio, Cairo, in Arabic 1145 6 Aug 08. (c) 2008 BBC Monitoring Middle East. Provided by ProQuest Information and Learning. All rights Reserved.

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