Cairo

Cairo is both daunting and exhilarating. With a population of more than 17 million, Egypt's capital city is crowded, noisy and polluted. It is also one of the most vibrant and complex cities in the world. Skyscrapers and five-star hotels loom over the River Nile, mosques fill even the most westernis...

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Cairo International Book Fair.

Cairo international book fair is underway in the Egyptian capital. First established in 1969, the annual event is the second in importance only to the Frankfurt book fair in Germany and is the largest...
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Free Egyptian music CD launched.

Cairenes and visitors to the city should keep their eyes and ears open for the first offering from a newly founded local music production company Kawalis-Misr or
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Congestion and pollution in Cairo.

With an official population of 15.2 million people and a population density of 36,618 people per square kilometre, Cairo has the second highest level of population congestion in the world after Manila...
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Starbucks opens in Cairo.

United States coffee giant Starbucks has opened its first coffeehouse in Africa in Cairo