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Telecom Egypt   11.48        GMC GROUP FOR INDUSTRIAL COMME   1.29        Ismailia Misr Poultry   2.45        El Arabia for Investment & Dev   0.34        Modern Company For Water Proof   1.03        Pioneers Holding   2.84        Ezz Steel   7.86        Egyptian Real Estate Group   6.85        Rakta Paper Manufacturing   4.39        Orascom Telecom Holding (OT)   3.92        Naeem Holding   0.19        Egyptian Iron & Steel   6.87        Universal For Paper and Packag   4.94        Northern Upper Egypt Developme   4.93        Canal Shipping Agencies   7.39        Misr Chemical Industries   5.65        Egyptians Housing Development    1.94        United Arab Shipping   0.43        Egyptian for Tourism Resorts   0.69        Modern Shorouk Printing & Pack   7        Upper Egypt Contracting   0.8        Egyptian Financial Group-Herme   7.42        Orascom Construction Industrie   240.82        Heliopolis Housing   21.65        Raya Holding For Technology An   4.57        United Housing & Development   8.93        International Agricultural Pro   2.1        Gulf Canadian Real Estate Inve   18.08        Alexandria Pharmaceuticals   45.71        Arab Cotton Ginning   2.46        National Real Estate Bank for    11.84        Egyptian Chemical Industries (   7.26        Six of October Development & I   15.03        National Development Bank   6.72        Oriental Weavers   20.66        Arab Gathering Investment   16.29        Egyptians Abroad for Investmen   2.75        Credit Agricole Egypt   9.04        Palm Hills Development Company   1.61        Remco for Touristic Villages C   2.13        Commercial International Bank    29.87        El Ezz Porcelain (Gemma)   1.9        Egyptian Starch & Glucose   5.4        Arab Real Estate Investment (A   0.41        South Valley Cement   3.12        Citadel Capital - Common Share   2.5        Union National Bank - Egypt "    3.25        Ceramic & Porcelain   2.88        Rowad Tourism (Al Rowad)   5.05        El Nasr Transformers (El Maco)   4.78        Egyptian Media Production City   2.31        GB AUTO   27        Egyptian Transport (EGYTRANS)   7.85        Sharkia National Food   3.78        El Kahera Housing   4.97        El Shams Housing & Urbanizatio   2.45        Egyptian Kuwaiti Holding   0.7        ARAB POLVARA SPINNING & WEAVIN   2.11        Cairo Poultry   8.32        Egyptian Financial & Industria   8        T M G Holding   4.03        Asek Company for Mining - Asco   10.66        Misr Hotels   27        Egyptian Electrical Cables   0.56        Medinet Nasr Housing   22.51        Mena Touristic & Real Estate I   1.21        ELSWEDY CABLES   18        Prime Holding   0.91        Al Arafa Investment And Consul   0.17        Alexandria Spinning & Weaving    0.74        Gharbia Islamic Housing Develo   8.41        General Company For Land Recla   16.6        Alexandria Cement   8.9        Arab Valves Company   0.94        Sidi Kerir Petrochemicals   12.4        TransOceans Tours   0.09        Egyptian for Developing Buildi   6.43        Egyptian Gulf Bank   1.24        Kafr El Zayat Pesticides   18.19        Faisal Islamic Bank of Egypt -   35.1        National company for maize pro   11.86        Delta Construction & Rebuildin   4.03        Zahraa Maadi Investment & Deve   48.25        Samad Misr -EGYFERT   3.52        Egypt for Poultry   1.41        Cairo Development and Investme   11.7        Cairo Pharmaceuticals   20.1        Maridive & oil services   0.9        Suez Canal Bank   3.75        Nile Pharmaceuticals   15.81        The Arab Dairy Products Co. AR   73.85        National Housing for Professio   14.39        El Ahli Investment and Develop   4.87        Egyptian Saudi Finance Bank   10.79        Ismailia National Food Industr   5.16        National Societe Generale Bank   25.52        Acrow Misr   19.16        Alexandria Mineral Oils Compan   63.63        Paper Middle East (Simo)   5.59        Egypt Aluminum   12.31        Giza General Contracting   13.12        Middle Egypt Flour Mills   5.82        Extracted Oils   0.6        Assiut Islamic Trading   4.56        Engineering Industries (ICON)   3.95        North Cairo Mills   15.3        Arab Pharmaceuticals   11.88        Grand Capital   5.38        El Ahram Co. For Printing And    10.68        Minapharm Pharmaceuticals   25.49        El Arabia Engineering Industri   13.52        El Nasr For Manufacturing Agri   9.71        Naeem portfolio and fund Manag   1.7        Faisal Islamic Bank of Egypt -   6.76        Natural Gas & Mining Project (   68.26        Housing & Development Bank   13.95        East Delta Flour Mills   31.5        Orascom Development Holding (A   3.22        Memphis Pharmaceuticals   11.12        Abou Kir Fertilizers   134.23        Delta Insurance   5        Cairo Investment & Real Estate   12.18        Cairo Oils & Soap   12.98        Egyptian Arabian (cmar) Securi   0.36        Egyptian Real Estate Group Bea   15.56        Alexandria Containers and good   85.51        Upper Egypt Flour Mills   45.78        Development & Engineering Cons   9.94        Sinai Cement   15.18        Medical Union Pharmaceuticals   28.01        Torah Cement   24.2        Alexandria New Medical Center   46.55        Export Development Bank of Egy   5.04        Egyptian Company for Mobile Se   92.02        Middle & West Delta Flour Mill   32.7        El Kahera El Watania Investmen   4.18        Mansourah Poultry   12.41        Delta Sugar   11.04        Misr Beni Suef Cement   41.21        Egyptian Satellites (NileSat)   6.14        Cairo Educational Services   17.75        Lecico Egypt   7.55        Sharm Dreams Co. for Tourism I   5.3        General Silos & Storage   10.77        Al Moasher for Programming and   0.66        UTOPIA   5.28        Arab Ceramics (Aracemco)   25.4        Barbary Investment Group ( BIG   0.98        


Citizen Journalism - Review

Amwal Al Ghad English - 2016-09-01 08:19:29
Egypt’s parliament gave a final approval on Monday to the implementation of the long-delayed value-added tax (VAT) at a rate of 13 percent for the current fiscal year. Parliament also increased the list of exempted goods and services to 56 from 52 items. In the next fiscal year, which starts in July 2017, the VAT rate will increase to 14 percent, according to the law, which Ahram Online obtained a copy of. The VAT aims at reducing tax evasion, as it will be applied to each member of the production chain of goods and services at the final retail stage, instead of the current sales tax that is imposed as a one-off on the final sale to customers. More»
Kevin Lee - 2016-04-06 10:03:40
Laptops are on the rise again thanks to Windows 10's arrival, Nivida's efficient Maxwell graphics cards, and fresh new Skylake processors from Intel. Notebooks once thought to be replaced by tablets are more plentiful and diverse than ever between gaming laptops that hook up to liquid-coolers, thin and light Ultrabooks to incredibly affordable Chromebooks. Even Microsoft has gotten into the game with the Surface Book, the company's first ever laptop. With so many options to choose from, picking the best laptop for your needs is more important than ever. Those who crave fast boot up times and a lightweight machine to carry might drool over an Ultrabook. Serious gamers will gravitate towards gaming laptops tailored to their processing and graphical needs, meanwhile those after flexibility might fancy a convertible laptop-tablet hybrid. It might seem overwhelming at first – what with all of the available choices – but we're here to help you find the best laptop for you. Believe us when we say that there is a perfect laptop out there for you. With this guide, you'll find the absolutely best machines available today. More»
Amwal Al Ghad English - 2015-05-03 13:02:49
The Art of Egyptian Film Posters collects together old Egyptian film posters from the 1930s to the 1990s, when they were painted by hand, and did not depend on graphic design. After a first volume of 190 film posters published in September 2014, a second volume now shows an extra 200 posters, without chronological order, accompanied by enlightening articles such as “Posters and censorship”, or even “The Greek period and its influence on the art of posters in Egypt”. Though still young, Fathy unveils the long-forgotten artists behind these works of art. More»
Noha Gad - 2015-04-18 11:32:22
In 17 days, the James Wan’s Furious 7 currently has made $273.7 million in the U.S. and another $735.2 million overseas.  "Furious 7" is now the fastest film to hit the $1 billion mark ever topping "The Avengers," "Avatar" and "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2" which accomplished it in 19.  Overall, the "Fast & Furious" franchise has now grossed a combined $3.392 billion. "Furious 7" just won't slow down.  Universal Pictures announced today that the seventh installment in the "Fast & Furious" franchise has now earned $1.009 billion in just 17 days.  That's an amazing accomplishment for a series many thought was dead in the water less than 10 years ago. More»
Noha Gad - 2015-03-19 10:28:52
"1980 and above" (youth who were born in the 1980s) is a play, written and performed by a group of Egyptian youth, whose the eldest is 35 years old. A LE10 - ticket gives you a marvelous extraordinary potion of different feelings; happiness, sadness, nostalgia for old days, and hope. The play, by different sketches, shows life from youth's perception in Egypt, it presents their daily life satirically, criticizes the negative aspects of nowadays society in the light of the country’s political situation since 2011. Despite the humble and simple decorations, the young women and men’s performances were great! They make you feel extremely happy and then you find your heart deeply crying inside! The actors’ performance is so real to the extent that you feel that they are talking about you, they make you feel as if your life is presented in front of your eyes. More»
Amwal Al Ghad English - 2015-03-05 10:17:41
“This is the most important transition in human evolution” said Prof Brian Villmoare University of Nevada Scientists have unearthed the jawbone of what they claim is one of the very first humans. The 2.8 million-year-old specimen is 400,000 years older than researchers thought that our kind first emerged. More»
Amwal Al Ghad English - 2015-02-16 09:28:27
French Defense Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian is due in Cairo Monday to sign off on a $5.9 billion purchase by Egypt of 24 French Rafale fighter jets and a frigate. The deal boosts France's struggling economy and helps bolster Egypt's military arsenal in the face of rising insecurity. Some are questioning why France is going ahead with the sale to a country with a poor human rights record. After years of trying to sell its Rafale fighter jets overseas, France finally has some good news. In announcing Egypt's agreement to purchase two dozen of the aircraft, French President Francois Hollande said Cairo wanted a quality air force and a quick deal…and it got both. He said Egypt wanted the planes quickly because of threats surrounding the country. Those threats include turmoil in neighboring Libya but also Islamist terrorism in the Middle East and North Africa. The sale gives the French defense industry a boost after Paris was forced to put on hold the sale of two warships to Russia, amid the standoff over Ukraine. It also comes at a time when the government is cutting defense spending. Paris correspondent for Defense News said France is cutting down on buiying the jets. "The French government is committed to cutting down the domestic orders of the Rafale. To make up for the cut, France needs to find export customers for the Rafale. So Egypt is the first export customer - yes, indeed, that's important, that's significant. But for jobs and the economy, this is very important." That's especially important for Dassault Aviation, which manufactures the fighter jets. "We're very proud," Dassault's head Eric Trappier told French radio.  He said the Egyptian army has seen the jets in operation and they're satisfied with their performance. Egypt's "alarming" human rights abuses But not everybody is pleased. Emmanuelle Cosse, who heads the EELV greens party, says the Rafale sale is great for France's accounts and for Dassault. But in an interview on France Info radio, she asked if selling the planes to Egypt is a good idea, given the country's economic and social difficulties. And after Egyptian police have fired on peaceful protesters. Amnesty International also criticized the sale to a country with what it calls "alarming" human rights abuses. Aymeric Elluin, who heads the arms and impunity campaign for Amnesty France, notes that France has ratified a new international Arms Trade Treaty, aimed at keeping weapons out of the hands of human rights abusers. Who's to say, he asked, whether Egypt - which hasn't signed the treaty - will use the French-made weapons in a lawful manner? Some observers also suggest the sale marks an effort by Egypt to reduce its military dependance on the United States.  Relations between Cairo and Washington have been strained since Egypt's military led by army chief Abdel Fattah el-Sissi deposed the coutry's first freely elected President Mohamed Morsi.  Sissi has since been elected president. Defense News correspondent Pierre Tran wondered why Cairo was on a rush to buy Rafale. "The question is why (did Egypt) go to France so fast? And I would venture to point out that after this present government seized power..the US held up the delivery of four F16 (fighters) as a sign of disapproval…So perhaps going to buy French fighters, which cost a lot more - a great deal more, might be a sign to Washington," he said. The U.S. State Department has downplayed the Rafale sale, saying Egypt is a sovereign country and Washington has its own security relationship with Cairo. But in France, questions about the Rafale sale are likely to linger long after the deal is signed. More»