Tamer Farhat
104 Articles
International Date Festival in Egypt
Egypt accounts for about 18% of global date production
Tamer Farhat
April 6, 2022
After suspension due to COVID-19, Al-Fustat Market’s handicrafts festival resumes with participation of 35 exhibitors
Al-Fustat Market is next to the Amr Ibn Al-Aas Mosque, the first mosque built in Africa in the Islamic era. Adjacent to the market, there is also a church built from the Roman era, and the Ben Ezra Synagogue which dates back to the era of the Tulunid State.
Tamer Farhat
December 30, 2021
Upper Egypt’s Jarajus village showcases ceramic crafts in heart of Cairo
The exhibition showcased the cultural heritage of their village, and its famous ceramic artworks and carpets.
Tamer Farhat
December 19, 2021
3rd Egypt Honey Festival concludes after huge turnout
More than 100 bee honey exhibitors, producers take part in biggest event for ‘Liquid Gold’
Tamer Farhat
December 1, 2021
4th El-Azbakeya Wall Book Fair: No better place to find books at affordable prices in Cairo
Book prices in El-Azbakeya Wall mostly range between EGP 5 and EGP 30
Tamer Farhat
September 10, 2021
29th Citadel Festival for Music & Singing brings joy amid pandemic
Festival runs for 16 days, comprising 31 concerts
Tamer Farhat
August 24, 2021
Photos: Egypt lights up Ramadan with traditional lanterns
Idea of ‘Ramadan Lantern’ dates back to Fatimid state era
Tamer Farhat
April 20, 2021
Orman Botanical Garden launches Spring Flowers Exhibition with over 200 exhibitors
Exhibition is meeting point for specialists and those interested in plants
Tamer Farhat
March 27, 2021
61st Diyarna Exhibition: Showcasing Egyptian Handicrafts
These products were distinguished by their quality and affordable prices, and included products created by people with disabilities.
Tamer Farhat
March 2, 2021
Egypt maintains poverty growth at 1.7% over past 5 years: Social Solidarity Ministry Adviser
Country shifted from “cruel” state to “merciful” state in 1960s, to state of just development in modern era, says Salah Hashem
Tamer Farhat
December 29, 2020
Hanan Motawie: Growing up in artistic family and creating her own legacy in TV show industry
‘I just finished shooting Cairo – Kabul series and it’s a promising experience,’ says actress Hanan Motawie
Tamer Farhat
December 15, 2020
Donytna Association: When fingertips see and create impressive handicrafts
Association helps visually impaired buck social stigmatisation to help them have independent, fully functional lives as good as their sighted counterparts
Tamer Farhat
December 9, 2020
Damietta continues to spread its sails as Egypt’s ship-building centre
Egyptian-made boats are globally competitive due to high quality and low prices, says shipbuilder Salah Al Sambskani
Tamer Farhat
November 22, 2020
Laughter Yoga: Non-conventional exercise brings health and wellness to its practitioners
Laughing, even for no reason, can only be good, and when mixed with yoga as Laughter Yoga, it helps patients overcome illnesses such as cancer and depression
Tamer Farhat
November 1, 2020
International monitoring of parliament elections to give high credibility to process: Ayman Okeil
Using drugs, lack of experience are main reasons for high number of exclusions from upcoming elections
Tamer Farhat
October 20, 2020
Operation Lotfi in 1973 War showed real strength of Egyptian soldier: Al-Manduh
Egyptian Armed Forces have been army of people for thousands of years, and their mission is to maintain homeland security
Tamer Farhat
October 6, 2020
The Egyptian Arabesque artist of the Al-Aqsa Mosque
As the only Egyptian to participate in restoration work on the Al-Aqsa Mosque’s minbar, Magdy Al-Adawy gives further details on the work carried out
Tamer Farhat
September 23, 2020
Egyptian handcrafted carpets tell history at Al-Harraniyya’s Wissa Wassef Centre
Combining ancient techniques and inborn creativity, Egypt’s artisanal weavers create magical story-telling carpets
Tamer Farhat
September 9, 2020
Location View: Egyptian creative youth turn scrap, cast-offs into art
Large-scale Pharaonic cat statue was made using 500kg of scrap, while another statue of Cleopatra was made of forks, spoons, and knives, says sculptor Salah
Tamer Farhat
August 25, 2020
Renewing religious discourse aims to improve image of Islam: Grand Mufti Adviser
Up to 2,000 hours of audio and video lectures produced to renew religious discourse
Tamer Farhat
August 6, 2020
COVID-19 causes significant drop in Arab import bill: CAEU Secretary General
In response to rumours, Ambassador Mohamed Al-Rabei says he remains in his position until 2022
Tamer Farhat
August 3, 2020
Paramedics are ‘unknown soldiers’ on COVID-19 frontline: syndicate chief
Adjusting salaries, inclusion in medical profession allowance are top demands for ambulance workers
Tamer Farhat
June 11, 2020
Citizens not wearing face masks will face EGP4,000 penalty, imprisonment: Radwan
Egypt has world-class healthcare infrastructure, with many alternatives
Tamer Farhat
May 21, 2020
Face mask price soars due to Covid-19: Cairo Chamber of Commerce
Egyptian medical masks are still among world’s cheapest
Tamer Farhat
April 1, 2020
Egypt’s EGP 100bn coronavirus emergency fund part of 2019/20 budget: MP Hussein Eissa
138 budget recommendations to be announced in two weeks
Tamer Farhat
March 23, 2020
Automating the government will greatly assist corruption fight: Judge Abdullah Qandil
Administrative Prosecution balances state’s administrative apparatus
Tamer Farhat
March 10, 2020
Parliament has worked on files for all former officials deferred for years: MP Salah Hassaballah
Handing investment portfolio to prime minister eliminated many problems
Tamer Farhat
February 27, 2020
Egyptian Space Agency to open first satellite assembly centre March 2021
“We have started working on the project three years ago. We completed the construction works and the equipment installation and operation would begin in the second half of the year,” Al-Qousi said.
Tamer Farhat
February 25, 2020
House of Representatives wronged, history would do it justice: Deputy Speaker of Soliman Wahdan
Parliament to continue until 9 January 2021
Tamer Farhat
February 16, 2020
Mortgage financing programmes encouraged citizens, investors to pump funds: EBA member Ahmed El Zayat
We are worried about implementation mechanism of CBE’s mortgage financing initiative
Tamer Farhat
February 15, 2020

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