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Syrian bellydancer Reem al Khayam

Another performance by Syrian bellydancer Reem al Khayam filmed at the ‘Lord’ nightclub in Cairo many years ago.  In this performance she’s wearing a blue bedlah. 10 more words

Belly Dance

The Mogamma Odyssey

Day one in Egypt; one for the books. So much happened and at different ends of the crazy spectrum. Where else can you be exfoliated, temporarily blinded, rescued by a mirage, greeted by a ghost, and conned by a wanna-be doctor to the tune of appetizer, main, and sweet. 1,161 more words


Landmark to open 20 stores in Egypt

Dubai: Landmark Group is planning to open 20 stores in Egypt in the next 12 to 24 months, according to the group’s top executive.

The Dubai-based retail and hospitality group is investing around Dh400-500 million for the expansion, said Vipen Sethi, the group’s chief executive. 448 more words

The woman who would be king

Hatshepsut was a pharaoh in Ancient Egypt. The most interesting thing about this pharaoh is that he was a woman, and despite her nephew and successor’s efforts to eradicate inscriptions and monuments relating to her rule, we know enough about her for her to be the subject of this book. 590 more words


The Rebirth Of Egypt

By Merit Al-Sayed

If macroeconomic indicators are to be believed, Egypt’s economic growth has ground almost to a halt over the past three years. Inflows of foreign direct investment… 208 more words

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EGYPT: IDF patrol comes under fire on Egypt border

Gunmen in the Sinai Peninsula opened fire on an IDF patrol near the Egyptian border on Wednesday afternoon, injuring two soldiers.

The army said that the soldiers were wounded and were taken to Soroka Hospital in Beersheba. 31 more words


Sex on the beach

Finally, you are going on a holiday. These days, for many of us our financial situation is not very rosy, but by living on a tight budget you may have saved up just enough to enjoy a well-deserved holiday. 1,938 more words