CAIRO— Al-Jazeera is suing Egypt over its crackdown on the Qatar- owned broadcaster's activists and journalists following the 2013 overthrow of Islamist President Mohammed Morsi, the network said Wednesday. It said in a statement posted online that it had "no other option" but taking legal action through the International Centre for Settlement of Investment...
CAIRO— Egypt will allow importers to keep larger amounts of foreign currency in banks, the Central Bank said Tuesday, in a move that will be welcomed by businesses. "It's positive news for the business community," said Mohamed Abu Basha, an Egyptian economist at regional investment giant EFG Hermes. "The central bank has lately shown itself ready to resolve the issue...
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Former U.S. Ambassador to Morocco Marc Ginsberg discusses the future of U.S. aid to Cairo. "The Muslim Brotherhood and the military are involved in an existential combat over the future of Egypt; the U.S. has an opportunity here to be a more supportive role in helping the Military provide a transition," he says.
Clashes between protestors and security forces continue in Egypt as police arrest a spiritual leader accused of inciting violence, reports CNBC's Yousef Gamal El-Din, with the latest from Cairo.
NBC's Richard Engel reports on more violence and deadly clashes in Egypt; and Michael Rubin, American Enterprise Institute, and Gov. Scott Walker (R-WI), discuss how they think the U.S. should react.
The violence in Egypt doesn't seem to be impacting the oil markets. Helima Croft, Barclays, does not see a real threat of the Suez Canal closure.
CNBC's Yousef Gamal El-Din reports Former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak could be freed this week. He was convicted last year for failing to stop killings of protesters. Also, 2 buses carrying police in Sinai were ambushed.
According to Egyptian judiciary officials, former President Hosni Mubarak could be freed this week. CNBC's Yousef Gamal El-Din has the details.
Violence is continuing in Egypt this week with over 800 people dead, reports CNBC's Yousef Gamal El-Din.
Hundreds of Muslin Brotherhood members were arrested on Sunday in raids by securities forces, reports Yousef Gamal El-Din, with the latest details from Cairo.
Suspected militants ambushed two buses carrying security forces in Sinai, killing 25 police, reports CNBC's Yousef Gamal El-Din on the latest details from Cairo.
At least 36 people were killed in a riot aboard a prison truck on Sunday and militants killed 25 policemen in an ambush, reports CNBC's Yousef Gamal El-Din, with the latest details from Cairo.
The crisis in Egypt is delaying the completion of a lucrative deal selling Lockheed Martin F-16s. CNBC's Jane Wells has the details.
NBC's Richard Engel reports on the divide and violence in Egypt. Gen. Barry McCaffrey, U.S. Army retiree; Keith Boykin, Former Clinton White House aide; and Robert Traynham, Former Bush-Cheney senior advisor, discuss.
Over 600 people are dead as supporters of deposed president Mohammed Morsi clash with police in Cairo. NBC's Ayman Mohyeldin has the latest developments in Egypt.
The Muslim Brotherhood is protesting again today throughout Egypt. CNBC's Yousef Gamal El-Din reports Saudi Arabia has now come out and says it "stands with Egypt in the fight against those who'd like to destabilize the country."
The Muslin Brotherhood calls for 'day of rage' today with over 600 deaths reported. CNBC's Youseff Gamal El-Din is live from Cairo with the latest details on the uprisings.
Over 600 deaths have been reported in Egypt as protests spark more violence, reports CNBC's Youseff Gamal El-Din, live from Cairo with the latest details on the uprisings.
CNBC's Yousef Gamal El-Din reports the Muslin Brotherhood is calling for nationwide protests in response to a security crackdown that killed hundreds in Egypt.