updated Wed. January 31, 2024
March 1, 2018
CAIRO – 2 March 2018: Mostakbal Wattan Party (Nation's Future) will organize a mass conference on Friday in Menya governorate to promote the ... The National Election Authority (NEA), headed by counselor Lashin Ibrahim, has announced the final list for Egypt's upcoming presidential election due in March 2018. The listÃâÃÂ ...
December 24, 2017
CAIRO – 24 December 2017: The Ministry of Transportation implemented a plan to develop railways in 2017 that included purchasing new railcars; restoring existing railcars, railroads and stations; and introducing more automatic signaling systems. The following is a summary of what has been achievedÃâÃÂ ...
November 3, 2017
African giants Egypt will grace the 2017 COSAFA Under-20 Championship in Kitwe, Zambia to be staged from December 6-16. COSAFA announced in a statement on Friday that Egypt and Uganda will be guest teams at the regional youth competition. “North African powerhouse Egypt will be sending theirÃâÃÂ ...
October 3, 2017
The Menya site is a breeder farms complex with 100 half-acre poultry sheds. According to KarmSolar, this is the largest ever private PPA in Egypt. “KarmPower, our subsidiary, is going to become through this deal the largest private sector solar energy provider in the country. Not only that, but it will provideÃâÃÂ ...
October 2, 2017
Egyptian PV firm KarmSolar has signed a power purchase agreement (PPA) with two subsidiaries of major food exporter Dakahlia Group for two solar projects totalling 23.5MW in Egypt. The US$23 million projects at Menya and Wadi Natroun will provide agricultural food and poultry producers DakahliaÃâÃÂ ...
The Indian Express
August 29, 2017
The bus, which was travelling from Cairo to the Upper Egyptian city of Menya, was carrying 62 passengers. Hospital sources said that some of the injured are in a serious condition. Egypt has one of the world's highest accident rates owing to careless driving and poor road and vehicle conditions. The WorldÃâÃÂ ...
May 30, 2017
Victims of ISIS' deadly attack on a bus in Egypt were asked to renounce their Christian faith and when they refused they were shot dead, a senior Coptic bishop has confirmed. Girls as young as two were among the 29 killed as militants targeted pilgrims en route to a monastery near the town of Menya inÃâÃÂ ...
May 26, 2017
At least 28 are reported dead and 22 injured after unidentified gunmen opened fire on buses carrying Coptic Christians in Egypt's Minya, announced Egypt's Health Ministry. According to Coptic Church officials, the buses were carrying dozens of children and other adults to a trip to a Monastery in Minya.
September 3, 2014
Menya, on the banks of the Nile River 150 miles south of the Egyptian capital, has more than 300 quarries employing 15,000 people. Many of them are children as young as 10; the youngest workers follow the stone-cutting machines, stacking bricks and bagging the ever-present dust. Nothing in the minesÃâÃÂ ...
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