Choral event in Cairo mourns Japanese disaster victims

Mar 13, 2017

Choral event in Cairo mourns Japanese disaster victims

A choral event was held Sunday in Cairo to mourn victims of the March 11, 2011, Great East Japan Earthquake and tsunami. The event was attended by about 200 people, including Egyptian students studying Japanese as well as Japanese nationals living in Egypt. After ...

Mubarak acquitted in 2011 deaths

/ Mar 3, 2017

Mubarak acquitted in 2011 deaths

Egypt’s top appeals court issued a final ruling Thursday that effectively acquits former President Hosni Mubarak on charges of killing protesters during the 2011 uprising that ended his nearly three-decade reign. The Court of Cassation rejected an appeal by prosecutors, allowing an acquittal verdict ...

Cairo University to open new institute for Japan studies

Jan 27, 2017

Cairo University to open new institute for Japan studies

Cairo University will establish an institute for Japan studies in February for a broad spectrum of research in both arts and sciences, as well as to serve as a “bridge” to deepen understanding about Japan, university officials said. The institute’s launch is in line ...