Tourism in Egypt has great potential and has traditionally been a major economic force in Egypt
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has pardoned 502 prisoners before the Eid al-Fitr holiday including prominent businessman Hesham Talaat Moustafa
About $352 million has been pledged to help Uganda cope with an influx of refugees fleeing conflict in South Sudan.
France's interior minister rejected calls from charities for a new migrant reception centre in the northern port of Calais.
The Finance Ministry said in March it aimed to raise revenues of $55mln - $82mln in the first year of the new stamp duty.
Parliament unanimously approved a three-month state of emergency in April
The lowest offer after accounting for shipping costs was presented by Cerealcom for 60,000 tonnes of Russian wheat at $207.09 per tonne.
- France has instructed local officials to show more humanity towards migrants, the government spokesman said.
The $1.25 billion disbursal, which will complete the first $4 billion loan tranche, was initially expected to come toward the end of June.