Tourism is a cornerstone of Egypt's economy
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Economics and Business in Egypt Part III

Industry Egypt is one of Africa’s largest industrialized countries, with a complex production both for a domestic market and for export. Especially after the revolution in 1952, industrial travel has been an important part of national development policy, and increased energy production has helped to establish heavier industry. After the revolution in 2011, industrialization has […]

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Economics and Business in Egypt Part II

Agriculture and fishing Egypt’s main trade route is traditionally agricultural, and until the first part of the 1970s the country was self-sufficient in food, while the sector produced goods for export. Egyptian agriculture is entirely dependent on water from the Nile. The water from here, combined with widespread use of irrigation and fertilization, makes the […]

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Events in Cairo

Wafaa Al-Nil Festival The River Nile has been celebrated at the Wafaa Al-Nil Festival since the Pharaohs. Back then, beautiful girls were sacrificed and thrown into the river; today, people celebrate with concerts, poetic readings and competitions for children. Date: August 15, 2020 – August 15, 2020 Place: Nilufer Muhammad’s birthday Every year on the 12th day of […]

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Stop African Slave Trafficking

The End of African Slave Trafficking was motivated by economic, humanitarian and religious reasons. Throughout the nineteenth century several European nations banned the slave trade and abolished slavery in their colonies due to a change in mentality and the mode of production. Abstract With the consolidation of the Enlightenment and liberalism, the ideas that judged black Africans […]

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African Dances

The African dances are part of the extensive culture of the African continent and represent one of many ways of cultural communication. This kind of manifestation is of utmost importance to its people, and is an essential part of life. It is a way of being always connected with your ancestors and carries a powerful spiritual, emotional and […]