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Egypt to reopen border with Gaza

Egypt will reopen its border crossing with the blockaded Gaza Strip at the end of the Islamic Eid holiday period, security sources said on Sunday. The Rafah crossing in the Sinai peninsula will be open in both directions to Palestinians … read more

Egypt bans 149 Chinese exporters

Egypt Minister of Trade and Industry, Rashid Mohammad Rashid issued a decree that bans dealing with 149 Chinese exporters for procuring shipments with falsified licenses to the Egyptian market. Such shipments may jeopardize the health and safety of consumers. Rashid … read more

Barge leaks 100 tons of gasoline into Nile

A barge has leaked some 100 tons of gasoline into the Nile River in southern Egypt after it became partially submerged while workers unloaded its cargo. The vessel docked Saturday in Aswan, about 700 miles (1,100 kilometers) south of Cairo, … read more