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Business Monthly

Business Monthly, published since 1985 by the American Chamber of Commerce in Egypt , is the highest-circulation English-language business magazine in Egypt. The magazine is self-supporting and is guided by an independent, news-driven editorial policy.

Ahdaf Soueif

Ahdaf Soueif (Arabic: أهداف سويف‎) (born March 23, 1950) is an Egyptian short story writer, novelist and political and cultural commentator.

Abdel-Wahab Elmessiri

Abdel-Wahab Elmessiri (Arabic: عبد الوهاب المسيري‎, 1938-July 2, 2008) was an Egyptian scholar, author and general coordinator of the opposition organization Kefaya.

Zahi Hawass

Zahi Hawass(Arabic: زاهي حواس‎) (born 28 May 1947 in Damietta, Egypt) is an Egyptian archaeologist and Egyptologist and the current Secretary General of the Egyptian Supreme Council of Antiquities. He has also worked at archaeological sites in the Nile Delta, the Western Desert, and the Upper Nile Valley.


Gamal el-Ghitani

Gamal el-Ghitani, (Arabic: جمال الغيطانى) (born May 9, 1945) is an Egyptian author of historical novels and cultural and political commentaries and is the current editor-in-chief of the literary periodical Akhbar Al-Adab ("Cultural News").


Ahmed Hosam (Mido)

Ahmed Hossam Hussein Abdelhamid (Arabic: احمد حسام حسين عبد الحميد‎) (born 23 February 1983), more commonly known as Mido, is an Egyptian footballer who plays for Wigan Athletic as a striker, on loan from Middlesbrough.

Amr Zaki

Amr Zaky (Arabic:عمرو زكى) is a famous international soccer player from Egypt. He started his career at Al-Mansoura, his native town based club before moving to Enppi for the 2003-2004 season. Zaky played in his first league division with Al-Mansoura while he was only 18 years old.

Yalla Kora

Yalla Kora is a portal full of news and multimedia about Egyptian and world soccer. You will find a section where you can play fantasy games related to soccer.

Omar Sharif

Omar Sharif (Arabic: عمر الشريف‎; born April 10, 1932) is an Academy Award-nominated and Golden Globe-winning Egyptian actor who has starred in many Hollywood films. He has acted in Egyptian, French, and English language feature films. Sharif is most famous for his roles in Doctor Zhivago, Funny Girl and Lawrence of Arabia.

Omar Khairat

Omar Khairat (Arabic: عمر خيرت; also spelled Omar Khayrat) is an Egyptian musician. He was born in Cairo in 1949 and belongs to an artistic family. His uncle the composer Abu Bakr Khairat, was the founder of the Egyptian Conservatory institution and was its first dean.

Luxor Museum

Luxor Museum is located in the Egyptian city of Luxor (ancient Thebes). It stands on the corniche, overlooking the River Nile, in the central part of the city.


Luxor4U is a site dedicated to Luxor, Egypt. The site has the goal of providing information for planning and booking your holiday, finding accommodations and
places to eat or even living in Luxor, Egypt.

Digital Karnak

The Digital Karnak Project aims to make the site of Karnak more accessible to students and instructors in the English-speaking world.

Theban Mapping Project

Since its inception in 1978, the Theban Mapping Project (TMP, now based at the American University in Cairo) has been working to prepare a comprehensive archaeological database of Thebes. With its thousands of tombs and temples, Thebes is one of the world's most important archaeological zones.

Luxor Airport

Luxor is well known tourist destination and welcomes 2.4 million passengers yearly. Luxor ranks fourth amongst the Egyptian airports and covers a surface area of 300 ha.

Luxor Official Website

This is the official Egyptian government website about the city of Luxor. The site contains information about attractions in the west and east side of the city. Overall, the site is a little bit dated, but still has relevant information.


Luxor (in Arabic: الأقصر al-Uqṣur) is a city in Upper (southern) Egypt and the capital of Luxor Governorate. Its population numbers 376,022 (1999 survey), and its area is about 416 square kilometres (161 sq mi).

Egyptian Chronicles

The population of Bloggers from Egypt has been on the rise. Yet with this increase in the number of blogs, none have risen to the level of Egyptian Chronicles when it comes to the breadth and the depth of the content being published.

Port Said Online (Arabic)

Port Said Online is a community website for those living and interested in visiting the lovely Egyptian city. The site contains sections for forums, attractions, history, advertising, news and local events. It is a nice example of how a city can bring together its residents in an online sharing experience.

Port Said

Port Said (Arabic بورسعيد) is a northeastern Egyptian city near the Suez Canal, with an approximate population of 500,000. The economic base of Port Said is fishing and industries, like chemicals, processed food, and cigarettes.