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Hidden Cairo, part 5/5
14/08/2015 - International report

Hidden Cairo, part 5/5

Cairo's creative scene is having to learn to adapt to a new environment.
Hidden Cairo, part 4/5
13/08/2015 - International report

Hidden Cairo, part 4/5

In the fourth part of RFI's Hidden Cairo series, Ruth Michaelson reports from Egypt's National Museum which is undergoing a makeover aimed to entice tourists through its doors.

Hidden Cairo, part 3/5
12/08/2015 - International report

Hidden Cairo, part 3/5

Cairo's old historic hotels have their own struggles with depleted tourist numbers, themselves a result of four years of political upheaval.
Hidden Cairo, part 2/5
11/08/2015 - International report

Hidden Cairo, part 2/5

Street food in Egypt has its own kind of social scale as well.
Hidden Cairo, part 1/5
10/08/2015 - International report

Hidden Cairo, part 1/5

Tourism has been hit hard in Egypt since the revolution in January 2011, and recent signs of a revival have been threatened by increasing attacks by militants aligned with the Islamic State armed ...
08/08/2015

French press review 8 August 2015

Le Monde reports on Egypt's interest in the French warship Mistral.
Egypt inaugurates new Suez Canal
07/08/2015 - International report

Egypt inaugurates new Suez Canal

The new Suez Canal channel was inaugurated, and celebrated, yesterday in Egypt.
Hollande with Egyptian President al-Sisi as they leave the opening ceremony of the new Suez Canal in Ismailia.
07/08/2015 - Egypt - France

Egypt and Saudi Arabia 'eager' to buy Mistral warships from France

Egypt and Saudi Arabia are interested in buying two French Mistral warships that had been sold to Russia before Paris scrapped the deal, French media reported Friday.

07/08/2015

French press review 7 August 2015

Le Monde leads with the headline France compensates Russia for Mistral warships.
06/08/2015

French press review 6 August 2015

The inauguration of the expanded Suez Canal opens a new era in global trade, and Americans feel no remorse 70 years after the Hiroshima nuclear bomb that ended World War II.

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