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    1. February 5, 2016

      Egyptian artefacts at Two Temple Place, London

      For many visitors to London, the British Museum’s Egyptian Sculpture Gallery, with its monumental gods and pharaohs, is...

    2. February 3, 2016

      Egypt backs down on wheat imports ban

      In an abrupt reversal, Egypt’s agriculture ministry backed down on Wednesday from its previous restrictions on wheat...

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    1. February 2, 2016

      Egypt cancels wheat tender amid regulatory confusion

      Egypt has cancelled its tender for wheat in a move that has caught international grain traders unprepared. The world’s...

    2. February 2, 2016

      African private equity investment slides 69%

      The value of private equity deals in Africa fell by 69 per cent to $2.5bn last year, according to data released today....

    3. Fast FT

      February 1, 2016

      Ryanair announces €800m share buyback

      Irish low cost carrier Ryanair, which has been on a mission since 2013 to improve its reputation, missed profit...

    4. January 29, 2016

      Dome sweet dome: how I built my home in an Egyptian oasis

      FT starchitects edition Journalists do not like making the news. We prefer to stay behind the camera, notebook and...

    5. Fast FT

      January 27, 2016

      Wizz Air lifts profit guidance as growth continues

      Eastern-European airline Wizz Air continued its rapid growth in the last three months of 2015 and has lifted its profit...

    6. January 26, 2016

      Siemens shares jump on new profit target

      Shares in Siemens rose almost 9 per cent on Tuesday after Europe’s largest industrial conglomerate increased its profit...

    7. January 26, 2016

      EasyJet says demand for travel is lower after Paris attacks

      EasyJet has warned that revenues could continue to be impacted by weak travel demand following the terrorist attacks in...

    8. Fast FT

      January 26, 2016

      easyJet shares slide 3.4% after revenue dips

      easyJet shares have slipped 3.4 per cent to the foot of the FTSE 100 this morning after the low cost carrier said...

    9. Fast FT

      January 26, 2016

      EasyJet revenue dips in wake of Paris terrorist attacks

      EasyJet suffered a 3.7 per cent decline in revenue per seat in the three months to December, due to the impact of...

    10. January 18, 2016

      Xi faces diplomatic test on first Middle East visit

      Xi Jinping is due to begin his first presidential visit to the Middle East on Tuesday in what promises to be a tricky...

    11. January 15, 2016

      Openings: Revolution in the air at Egypt’s elite enclave

      The British established the Gezira Club when they occupied Egypt in 1882. The club’s membership was restricted to...

    12. January 8, 2016

      Tourists attacked in Egyptian resort hotel

      Armed militants stabbed three tourists at the entrance of a hotel in the Egyptian Red Sea resort of Hurghada on Friday,...

    13. January 1, 2016

      Hundreds disappear into secret detention in Egypt

      Nour Khalil did not recognise his brother, Islam, after he emerged from 122 days in Egypt’s secret detention centres....

    14. December 22, 2015

      Dark days for Egypt’s amateur vice squad

      Egypt’s revolution meant different things to different people. But, for most, it was a reason for optimism. After the...

    15. December 22, 2015

      Choppy waters for Egypt’s Suez Canal expansion

      Billboards on the streets of Cairo carried the message “We are changing the map of the world”, and visitors arriving at...

    16. December 17, 2015

      Cameron stops short of banning Muslim Brotherhood

      David Cameron, the UK prime minister, has used the final day of the parliamentary year to publish findings of a...

    17. December 16, 2015

      How the Russian rouble is resisting the oil rout

      The rouble has fallen 14.5 per cent against the dollar in the last two months. That may sound severe, but with oil...

    18. December 16, 2015

      Barclays: out of Africa

      Imagine you were building a bank from scratch. Start with retail banking. A credit card operation comes next — it...

    19. December 16, 2015

      Elegant Hotels group looks to expand

      Elegant Hotels, the Aim-listed owner of five high-end hotels in Barbados, says it will start making acquisitions after...

    20. December 15, 2015

      Saudi Arabia and allies establish anti-terror military body

      Saudi Arabia has unveiled a “military alliance” of Muslim nations to fight “terrorism,” another sign of the...

    21. December 10, 2015

      Tui shrugs off security concerns as bookings rise

      Tui, the world’s largest tour operator, has said UK demand is up and it is on track to increase profits despite fears...

    22. December 8, 2015

      Benjamin Netanyahu tries to end gas dispute with Egypt

      Benjamin Netanyahu, the Israeli prime minister, says he will send a special envoy to Egypt with the aim of resolving a...

    23. FT Photo Diary

      December 4, 2015

      Leaving Rafah

      Palestinians try to get in a bus to cross into Egypt at the Rafah border crossing between Egypt and the southern Gaza...

    24. December 4, 2015

      Firebomb attack on Cairo restaurant kills 16

      A firebomb attack in Cairo killed at least 16 people and injured two others after explosives were hurled into a...

    25. December 2, 2015

      Terror attacks on tourism hit poor countries the hardest

      Killings at a Tunisian museum and on a beach. The downing of a Russian aircraft flying home from Sharm el-Sheikh. And,...

    26. beyondbrics

      November 30, 2015

      Financing renewables: how Egypt and Jordan are attracting private capital

      While the world debates climate change at the COP21 talks in Paris, it is worth having a look at how the emerging...

    27. November 25, 2015

      Israel’s Leviathan agrees $10bn deal to export gas to Egypt

      Partners in Israel’s Leviathan offshore gasfield have reached a preliminary agreement to export gas to Egypt’s domestic...

    28. November 25, 2015

      Frontier markets struggle to break through

      Frontier markets are sometimes referred to as pre-emerging economies in the belief that they will one day graduate to...

    29. November 24, 2015

      Five killed in blast at Sinai hotel

      An explosion at a hotel housing judges supervising parliamentary elections in Egypt’s troubled north Sinai region...

    30. FT Photo Diary

      November 23, 2015

      Waiting to vote

      An Egyptian woman waits for an election worker to check her identification card inside a polling center during the...

    31. November 20, 2015

      EasyJet’s Carolyn McCall in for the long haul despite turbulent ride

      The past few weeks have been a big test for Carolyn McCall and the budget airline easyJet she has led for five years....

    32. November 19, 2015

      Paris attacks must shake Europe’s complacency

      There is an impulse in Europe’s political discourse, by no means the exclusive property of the left, that assumes...

    33. November 17, 2015

      Russia says terrorist bomb brought down Metrojet aircraft

      President Vladimir Putin has declared that Russia will intensify its air strikes in Syria after his intelligence chief...

    34. November 14, 2015

      A royal fortune lost and found

      The wedding photographs of Princess Fawzia of Egypt provide a snapshot of the heady days of a glittering era. Queen...

    35. November 13, 2015

      Egypt FDI survives turmoil but terror presents another test

      The political turbulence Egypt has experienced in the years since the Arab Spring has failed to dent investor interest....

    36. November 11, 2015

      Apache rejects Anadarko Petroleum’s takeover approach

      Anadarko Petroleum on Wednesday confirmed that it made a takeover approach to Apache, a fellow US oil exploration and...

    37. November 10, 2015

      Russia fears start of jihadi blowback as reprisal for Syria push

      The evidence suggesting the Russian airliner that crashed in Egypt’s Sinai desert last week was brought down by a bomb,...

    38. November 9, 2015

      Egypt reduces budget deficit with cuts to fuel subsidies

      Deep cuts to fuel subsidies have allowed Egypt to sharply reduce its budget deficit, according to Cairo’s oil minister,...

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