Tag: Egypt

Egypt kills 15 militants in North Sinai shootout: ministry

Egyptian security forces have killed 15 suspected militants in a shootout in restive north Sinai. The militants shot live rounds forcing troops to deal...

FIA facing issues in obtaining data of cyber criminals

ISLAMABAD: The Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) is facing numerous hardships in obtaining data of alleged cyber criminals from the US government as the federal government

Egypt sells 610mn euros in euro-denominated t-bills

CAIRO: Egypt sold 610 million euros in one-year euro-denominated treasury bills on Monday at an average yield of 1.49pc, data from the central bank showed. The

Egypt receives final $2bn tranche of IMF loan

CAIRO: Egypt has received the final $2 billion tranche of its IMF loan, state television said on Monday. Last month, the IMF said Egypt could draw...

Nearly 1 in 3 Egyptians live below poverty line: state media

CAIRO: Nearly a third of Egyptians live below the poverty line, up from 27.8 percent in 2015, Egypt's flagship state-owned newspaper Al Ahram reported on...

IS attacks kill 6 in Egypt’s North Sinai

CAIRO: A suicide bombing claimed by the Islamic State group in North Sinai killed two people including a civilian Thursday, a day after the extremists...

Egypt aims to tap debt markets for up to $7bn in new financial year

LONDON: Egypt will tap debt markets for between $4 billion and $7 billion in the coming financial year starting in July and is in talks...

Egypt to auction $715 million in one-year dollar T-bills

CAIRO: Egypt will auction $715 million worth of one-year dollar-denominated treasury bills on June 10, the central bank said. The auction will be settled on June

Egypt unfreezes assets of Mubarak-era interior minister

CAIRO: Egypt has unfrozen the assets of its Mubarak-era interior minister, who was acquitted on all corruption-related charges earlier this month, a judicial source confirmed...

Egypt says 16 suspected militants killed in Sinai

CAIRO: Egypt's interior ministry said Tuesday 16 suspected militants have been killed in North Sinai, where security forces have for years been battling a local...