Daily Archives: May 17, 2020

NTRA Develops System for Tracking Telecom Complaints

In its keenness to improve the quality of telecommunication services and enhance the users’ experience in obtaining high quality and affordable services, the National Telecom Regulatory Authority (NTRA) has issued a report on “Telecom Service Users Complaints Tracking and Follow-up …

Egypt: World Bank Provides US$ 50 million in Support of Coronavirus Emergency Response under new Fast-Track Facility

CAIRO– The World Bank approved US$50 million for Egypt as an emergency response under the World Bank Group’s new Fast Track COVID-19 Facility — a global effort to help strengthen the COVID-19 response and shorten the time to recovery.

The …

Egypt Tightens Coronavirus Restrictions for Eid Holiday

Egypt will bring forward the start of its curfew by four hours to 5 p.m. and halt public transport from May 24 for six days during the Eid holiday, as it seeks to curb the spread of the new coronavirus, …

Egypt Editor Detained Outside Cairo Jail

Egyptian security services on Sunday detained the editor-in-chief of prominent independent news outlet Mada Masr, its lawyer said, the latest in a crackdown against journalists.
Lina Attallah was arrested outside Cairo’s Tora prison as she was interviewing rights activist Laila …