Latest Cairo Stories

2011-01-18 09:15:00

CAIRO, Jan. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Venture capital firm Sawari Ventures, LLC (www.sawariventures.com) announced its launch, as well as initial investments for its first fund, Sawari Ventures I, which focuses on early and growth stage technology companies.

2010-11-09 02:00:00

LONDON, November 9, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Cemtech Conference and Exhibitions invites all cement industry professionals to attend its Cemtech Middle East & Africa Conference, which takes place at the luxurious Semiramis Intercontinental hotel in Cairo, Egypt, during 19-22 February 2011. Over three days, leading cement industry experts will present the latest trends in cement technology as well as give valuable insights into the Middle East and African cement markets.

2010-11-02 02:00:00

DUBAI, UAE, November 2, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Egyptian development in recent years has been rapid, with the government investing heavily in infrastructure, meaning many key projects are construction or out for tender. In particular, Egypt's growing population and lucrative natural resources are both creating demand for additional parking and high quality construction projects. Construction IQ caught up with the Secretary General for the Egyptian Geotechnical Society Professor Moustafa...

2010-10-28 11:01:00

CAIRO, Oct. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- The Egyptian Prime Minister yesterday appointed Eng. Yasser ElKady as the new CEO of the Information Technology Industry Development Agency (ITIDA).

2010-10-18 10:09:00

DUBAI, UAE, October 18, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Egypt's ambitious Public Private Partnerships (PPP) program is well and truly underway.

2010-10-10 03:58:00

CAIRO, October 10, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Egypt is currently witnessing an unparalleled boom in tourism which is propelling this historic nation to the forefront of the developing tourism industry.

2010-09-20 12:30:00

DUBAI, UAE, September 20, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Rapid urban development and a growing population causes congestion challenges in many of the world's metropolis.

2010-09-01 05:17:00

DENVER, Sept. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- King Tut Package guests at The Westin Tabor Center and the Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel receive an overnight stay plus two VIP tickets to the blockbuster King Tut Exhibit at the Denver Art Museum.

2010-07-15 07:30:00

BOISE, Idaho, July 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- PCS Edventures!.com, Inc.

2010-07-06 10:12:00

HOUSTON, July 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Continental Airlines (NYSE: CAL) today announced plans to launch nonstop flights between Newark Liberty and Cairo, Egypt, beginning May 18, 2011, subject to government approval.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.