Economy

New Smart City to be Built in Aswan

October 8, 2017 cairoherald 0

  Plans for the establishment of an environmentally-friendly ‘smart city’ in Egypt’s southern governorate of Aswan was announced on Sunday by governor Magdy Hegazy, al-Masry al-Youm reports. The new city, which is to be built on […]

Africa

Here’s why Egypt’s Nile River is in danger

September 30, 2017 cairoherald 0

  CAIRO — About 2,500 years ago, the Greek historian Herodotus called Egypt the “Gift of the Nile.” Today, Egyptians say their ancient ancestors would have done anything to protect their indispensable Nile River, and so should […]