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Telecom Egypt   11.48        GMC GROUP FOR INDUSTRIAL COMME   1.29        Ismailia Misr Poultry   2.45        El Arabia for Investment & Dev   0.34        Modern Company For Water Proof   1.03        Pioneers Holding   2.84        Ezz Steel   7.86        Egyptian Real Estate Group   6.85        Rakta Paper Manufacturing   4.39        Orascom Telecom Holding (OT)   3.92        Naeem Holding   0.19        Egyptian Iron & Steel   6.87        Universal For Paper and Packag   4.94        Northern Upper Egypt Developme   4.93        Canal Shipping Agencies   7.39        Misr Chemical Industries   5.65        United Arab Shipping   0.43        Egyptians Housing Development    1.94        Egyptian for Tourism Resorts   0.69        Modern Shorouk Printing & Pack   7        Upper Egypt Contracting   0.8        Egyptian Financial Group-Herme   7.42        Orascom Construction Industrie   240.82        Heliopolis Housing   21.65        Raya Holding For Technology An   4.57        United Housing & Development   8.93        International Agricultural Pro   2.1        Gulf Canadian Real Estate Inve   18.08        Alexandria Pharmaceuticals   45.71        Arab Cotton Ginning   2.46        National Real Estate Bank for    11.84        Egyptian Chemical Industries (   7.26        Six of October Development & I   15.03        National Development Bank   6.72        Oriental Weavers   20.66        Arab Gathering Investment   16.29        Egyptians Abroad for Investmen   2.75        Credit Agricole Egypt   9.04        Palm Hills Development Company   1.61        Remco for Touristic Villages C   2.13        Commercial International Bank    29.87        El Ezz Porcelain (Gemma)   1.9        Egyptian Starch & Glucose   5.4        Arab Real Estate Investment (A   0.41        South Valley Cement   3.12        Citadel Capital - Common Share   2.5        Union National Bank - Egypt "    3.25        Ceramic & Porcelain   2.88        Rowad Tourism (Al Rowad)   5.05        El Nasr Transformers (El Maco)   4.78        Egyptian Media Production City   2.31        GB AUTO   27        Egyptian Transport (EGYTRANS)   7.85        Sharkia National Food   3.78        El Kahera Housing   4.97        El Shams Housing & Urbanizatio   2.45        Egyptian Kuwaiti Holding   0.7        ARAB POLVARA SPINNING & WEAVIN   2.11        Cairo Poultry   8.32        Egyptian Financial & Industria   8        T M G Holding   4.03        Asek Company for Mining - Asco   10.66        Misr Hotels   27        Egyptian Electrical Cables   0.56        Medinet Nasr Housing   22.51        Mena Touristic & Real Estate I   1.21        ELSWEDY CABLES   18        Prime Holding   0.91        Al Arafa Investment And Consul   0.17        Alexandria Spinning & Weaving    0.74        Gharbia Islamic Housing Develo   8.41        General Company For Land Recla   16.6        Alexandria Cement   8.9        Arab Valves Company   0.94        Sidi Kerir Petrochemicals   12.4        TransOceans Tours   0.09        Egyptian for Developing Buildi   6.43        Egyptian Gulf Bank   1.24        Kafr El Zayat Pesticides   18.19        Faisal Islamic Bank of Egypt -   35.1        National company for maize pro   11.86        Delta Construction & Rebuildin   4.03        Zahraa Maadi Investment & Deve   48.25        Samad Misr -EGYFERT   3.52        Egypt for Poultry   1.41        Cairo Development and Investme   11.7        Cairo Pharmaceuticals   20.1        Maridive & oil services   0.9        Suez Canal Bank   3.75        Nile Pharmaceuticals   15.81        The Arab Dairy Products Co. AR   73.85        National Housing for Professio   14.39        El Ahli Investment and Develop   4.87        Egyptian Saudi Finance Bank   10.79        Ismailia National Food Industr   5.16        National Societe Generale Bank   25.52        Acrow Misr   19.16        Alexandria Mineral Oils Compan   63.63        Paper Middle East (Simo)   5.59        Egypt Aluminum   12.31        Giza General Contracting   13.12        Middle Egypt Flour Mills   5.82        Extracted Oils   0.6        Assiut Islamic Trading   4.56        Engineering Industries (ICON)   3.95        North Cairo Mills   15.3        Arab Pharmaceuticals   11.88        Grand Capital   5.38        El Ahram Co. For Printing And    10.68        Minapharm Pharmaceuticals   25.49        El Arabia Engineering Industri   13.52        El Nasr For Manufacturing Agri   9.71        Naeem portfolio and fund Manag   1.7        Faisal Islamic Bank of Egypt -   6.76        Natural Gas & Mining Project (   68.26        Housing & Development Bank   13.95        East Delta Flour Mills   31.5        Orascom Development Holding (A   3.22        Memphis Pharmaceuticals   11.12        Abou Kir Fertilizers   134.23        Delta Insurance   5        Cairo Investment & Real Estate   12.18        Cairo Oils & Soap   12.98        Egyptian Arabian (cmar) Securi   0.36        Egyptian Real Estate Group Bea   15.56        Alexandria Containers and good   85.51        Upper Egypt Flour Mills   45.78        Development & Engineering Cons   9.94        Sinai Cement   15.18        Medical Union Pharmaceuticals   28.01        Torah Cement   24.2        Alexandria New Medical Center   46.55        Export Development Bank of Egy   5.04        Egyptian Company for Mobile Se   92.02        Middle & West Delta Flour Mill   32.7        El Kahera El Watania Investmen   4.18        Mansourah Poultry   12.41        Delta Sugar   11.04        Misr Beni Suef Cement   41.21        Egyptian Satellites (NileSat)   6.14        Cairo Educational Services   17.75        Lecico Egypt   7.55        Sharm Dreams Co. for Tourism I   5.3        General Silos & Storage   10.77        Al Moasher for Programming and   0.66        UTOPIA   5.28        Arab Ceramics (Aracemco)   25.4        Barbary Investment Group ( BIG   0.98        


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Amwal Al Ghad English - 2016-08-09 10:24:19
The U.S. government said on Monday it plans to auction over 2,700 bitcoins that were forfeited during several cases, several of which stemmed from investigations of the online black market known as Silk Road. The U.S. Marshals Service said that the online auction would be held on Aug. 22, and that potential bidders must register by Aug. 18. The bitcoin are worth about $1.6 million, according to the Bitstamp exchange. The auction is the latest by the Marshals Service of the digital currency. It completed four prior auctions from June 2014 to November 2015 of bitcoins seized during the prosecution of Ross Ulbricht, who authorities say ran Silk Road. His case is one of nine criminal, civil or administrative matters from which the Marshals Service said the 2,719 bitcoins had been forfeited and are subject to the latest auction. More»
Amwal Al Ghad English - 2016-08-09 09:23:11
Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd is offering to help international technology firms such as SAP SE to enter China, a market where foreign tech companies face increased government scrutiny. Alibaba Cloud, the cloud computing arm of Alibaba Group, said in a statement on Tuesday it aims to assist technology firms overcoming business obstacles in China. It said it's offering foreign firms joint ventures and partnerships through its cloud computing programs. The company said its AliLaunch program has signed up 11 partners including German software maker SAP, Hitachi Data Systems - a unit of Japanese industrial group Hitachi Ltd - and AppScale Systems Inc of the United States. More»
Amwal Al Ghad English - 2016-08-09 09:10:05
The Ministry of Tourism, in cooperation with the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology, launched on Sunday an online portal in 14 languages and 250 touristic attraction points. The website can be accessed at beta.egypt.travel It aims at promoting tourism in Egypt and ‘showing the real image’ of the country, said Minister of Tourism Yehia Rashed, adding that Egypt must regain its position on the world touristic map. The launching of the website is part of a protocol between the ministries to promote tourism. Rashed said tourism in Egypt is characterized by diversity, which will be reflected on the portal. He added that modernising the tourism industry is necessary for it to be sustainable. More»
Amwal Al Ghad English - 2016-08-09 08:56:27
Another big security flaw in Android highlights just how messed up the Google ecosystem still is when it comes to security. This one, known as Quadrooter, was disclosed in recent days by security software maker Check Point. Quadrooter affects a whole host of top-end Android devices running one of Qualcomm's Snapdragon chips. That means hundreds of millions or even a billion devices could be at risk, including top-end models such as the Samsung Galaxy S7, HTC 10 and LG G5 and even Google's latest Nexus devices and security-focused devices like BlackBerry's Priv and Silent Circle's Blackphone. The problem is there are still so many hands in the pot when it comes to updating Android. Google updates its software, but device makers have to tailor it for their phones — and sometimes they get their software not from Google, but from chipmakers like Qualcomm. And then sometimes mobile carriers want to do their own testing to make sure they aren't inadvertently introducing other problems onto their network. More»
Amwal Al Ghad English - 2016-08-09 08:46:33
With the next Apple Watch, a well-known analyst said it will be the inside that counts, according to technology blog 9to5Mac. KGI Securities researcher Ming-Chi Kuo said the next watch will include a GPS, barometer, more robust waterproofing and a faster system, according to 9to5Mac. But the new smartwatch, slated to debut late this year and possibly as soon as next month, will likely keep the same physical design as the first model, 9to5Mac's Benjamin Mayo reported. Apple declined to comment, citing policy against commenting rumor or speculation. The internal update would mimic Apple's iPhone "S" upgrade system, which tends to improve the specs of a device while leaving the chassis intact, 9to5Mac reported. While the Apple Watch 3 should have "major external design changes," there could also be a "spec bumped" version of the Apple Watch 2 in the works, with a faster system but not the other features, 9to5Mac said. More»
Amwal Al Ghad English - 2016-08-09 08:35:06
Oracle detected malicious code in certain payment systems used in hospitality and retail, the company said. Details were first reported by cybersecurity writer Brian Krebs on Monday. All customers of Micros, known for cloud-based tablet and mobile payments for food, beverages and hotels, are being asked to reset their passwords for an online support portal after Oracle found the malicious code in legacy systems, Krebs wrote on his website, KrebsOnSecurity. Oracle's other cloud and corporate offerings were not affected, and the credit-card data is encrypted, Oracle told CNBC. "To prevent a recurrence, Oracle implemented additional security measures for the legacy MICROS systems," Oracle said in a letter to customers given to CNBC. Oracle did not respond to Krebs' direct question about the breach, he said. More»
Amwal Al Ghad English - 2016-08-08 14:47:23
Facebook rejected on Monday claims made by Germany's state authorities that it was reluctant to co-operate with them on criminal investigations, saying many of the requests it received for user data were incorrectly formulated. Several regional interior ministers have complained that the social media group is hesitant to respond to requests for data and have called on the Federal Justice Ministry to introduce new laws. But Facebook said it had provided "round the clock assistance" to the authorities in Bavaria following a spate of violent attacks in Munich, Wuerzburg and Ansbach last month. A spokeswoman for the Justice Ministry said it was examining whether there was a need to change the law or whether there was a problem with its implementation. More»
Amwal Al Ghad English - 2016-08-08 14:30:25
Egyptian Parliament’s committee of communications and Information Technology is holding a meeting Monday with heads of car-hailing companies Uber and Careem to discuss regulatory frameworks of using IT tools to improve transportation in Egypt. The meeting shall also address a new draft law that helps improves transportation in the country by using technological tools. On the other hand, the committee is going to meet with representatives of the Information Technology Industry Development Agency (ITIDA) to discuss the number of vacant jobs the new project of Asyut and Borj Al Arab technology parks is expected to create. ICT committee paid a field visit to check the workflow in this project last week. More»
Amwal Al Ghad English - 2016-08-08 12:58:35
Ideagen, a global supplier of GRC and information management software to organisations operating in highly regulated industries, announced acquiring  Covalent Software Ltd in a £3.6m deal. Founded  in 2003, Covalent is one of the UK’s leading cloud performance and governance management software vendors. It provides Corporate & Employee Performance Management and Governance, Compliance and Risk Management software solutions to both public and private sector organisations including the financial services market. Based in Taunton, Somerset, Covalent currently employs 37 staff and has approximately 200 customers. The acquisition from Covalent founder Peter McHugh and venture capital Investor Technology Venture Partners LLP is expected to be immediately earnings enhancing. Ideagen’s Chief Executive Officer, David Hornsby, said: “I am delighted to announce the acquisition of Covalent, which is a valuable addition to the Group and is in line with our strategy of acquiring business that have strong IP and healthy recurring revenues. More»
Amwal Al Ghad English - 2016-08-08 09:33:32
Israeli soldiers are being banned from playing Pokemon Go for fear it could expose military secrets. The country’s military has said that soldiers and officers won’t be allowed to play the game because of security concerns. Since the app requires access to people’s location and their camera to work, authorities are concerned that doing so could give away sensitive information like the locations of army bases and photographs of their insides. The military is also worried about fake versions of Pokemon Go that can trick people into exposing their details. Security experts have warned that the popularity of the app is leading people to download dodgy versions of it – and so potentially expose their phone. More»