Latest Cairo Stories

2009-05-13 06:55:00

KANSAS CITY, Mo., May 13 /PRNewswire/ -- As a child of a Coptic orthodox family growing up in Cairo, Egypt, during the late '30s and '40s, Aziz Anis did not grasp the significance of the blue-painted and taped windows and the searchlights lighting the dark night sky, nor could he relate the dull thumping sounds he heard to anti-aircraft artillery.

2009-05-11 06:00:00

BOSTON, May 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Stream Global Services, Inc., (AMEX: OOO), is pleased to announce the opening of its newest solution center in Cairo, Egypt.

2009-05-04 12:45:00

Authorities in Egypt are following through with the nationwide slaughter of thousands of pigs in order to protect citizens against the swine flu virus despite criticism from the UN.

2009-04-29 14:51:00

CAIRO, April 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Phoenix Intelligence Support Services, Inc. - Anti Piracy Unit, Managing Director Mr.

2009-02-19 10:00:00

First Ladies and Royalty from Seven Nations Collaborate on the Global Problems of Missing and Sexually Exploited Children CAIRO, Feb. 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Her Excellency Mrs.

2009-01-29 06:55:00

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla., Jan. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- "Project Egypt: A Politically Incorrect View" (published by AuthorHouse), a new book by Patrick Roelle, offers a no-holds-barred account of his time working and living in Cairo as a construction project director.

2009-01-28 04:00:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Phoenix Ancient Art has stated that the information published by the Thomson Reuters news agency regarding Mr. Ali Aboutaam, dated January 15, 2009, is incorrect. The story stated that Mr. Aboutaam was under arrest in Sofia, Bulgaria. In fact, Mr.

2008-11-03 12:00:26

Egyptian health officials say a rock slide in early September that killed more than 100 residents of a Cairo slum is now threatening the lives of the survivors.

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.

2008-09-27 15:00:22

"A blaze has caught parts of the Egyptian National Theatre in Cairo", Al-Jazeera ran a "urgent" screen caption quoting its Cairo correspondent at 1640 gmt, on 27 September. Originally published by Al-Jazeera TV, Doha, in Arabic 1640 27 Sep 08. (c) 2008 BBC Monitoring Newsfile.

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