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Egypt halts trial online exams after severe problems

The Ministry of Education announced on Monday that online trial exams for the first secondary stage have been halted after students from all over the country complained about the lagging server. Students were supposed to take a biology exam via an online server where they would use their electronic tablets to answer the questions. However, …

Adham Youssef

AUC, Tällberg discusses youth’s leadership struggles in 21st century

With the aim of tackling and discussing the challenges struggles standing in the way of young leaders, preventing them from achieving their goals, the American University in Cairo’s School of Global Affairs and Public Policy (GAPP) and The Tällberg Foundation will hold a forum on Sunday to discuss the details of leadership in Egypt. At …

Daily News Egypt

Parliament to discuss protection of personal data in Egypt

The parliamentary committee of telecommunications, headed by MP Ahmad Badawi, will start on Monday to discuss a government-drafted bill concerning the protection of personal data. The committee will listen to different views to decide the next procedure that will satisfy all parties. The bill consists of 49 articles to ensure the provision of legal and …

Sarah El-Sheikh

Diaa Rashwan elected as head of Egypt’s Press Syndicate

Renowned journalist Diaa Rashwan won the presidency of Egypt’s Press Syndicate in the mid-term election held on Friday, according to a committee supervising the election, headed by Gamal Abdel Rahim. Rashwan received 2,810 votes while his closest competitor Refaat Rashad, board member of Akhbar Al-Youm, had 1,585 votes. Despite the fact that the number of …

Sarah El-Sheikh