The Cheapest School Supplies in Egypt Will Still Cost You a Fortune

The Cheapest School Supplies in Egypt Will Still Cost You a Fortune

  It’s the beginning of a new school year and every parent in Egypt is broke. The insane increase in products’ prices   has badly affected every corner of our lives. Yet, any education related fees still remain the most painful for everyone involved.   Parents had the shock of their lives this week while […]

VIDEO: Parents Break into Europa Schule Kairo School Due to Rise in Fees

VIDEO: Parents Break into Europa Schule Kairo School Due to Rise in Fees

  Egyptians are not having a good time this week. A new set of prices is turning our lives upside down, and everyone is losing it. Whether it’s electricity, car gas, transportation or school supplies, social media is flooding with rants. However, this video takes it up another notch.   Facebook user, Sherif Asaad, posted […]

Actress Emy Salem Rants About AIS Fees to President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi

Actress Emy Salem Rants About AIS Fees to President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi

Every parent in Egypt has been in shock ever since the Egyptian pound floatation decision was made. While every citizen is suffering in their own way, parents — in particular — are finding it challenging to offer their children the best of what Egypt has to offer.     The rise in school fees is […]

Central Bank of Egypt’s Fake Facebook Page Is Everything You Could Ever Ask For

Central Bank of Egypt’s Fake Facebook Page Is Everything You Could Ever Ask For

We’ve been coming across some very hilarious Facebook posts by the Central Bank of Egypt Facebook page for months, and only recently have they confirmed that the page, along with every statement they’ve made, is fake. We still chose to keep following it, just to feel a little bit closer to the establishment that is […]

Egypt’s Population Council: ‘Each Citizen Needs a EGP 5700 Salary to Live Above Poverty Line’

Egypt’s Population Council: ‘Each Citizen Needs a EGP 5700 Salary to Live Above Poverty Line’

  The National Population Council just told us what we already knew all along. According to Youm7, The council just released some pretty scary numbers. Our dear Egypt is currently graced with 2.6 million children a year. If the reproductive rate is four children per woman, we will end up with a population of 122 […]

10 Egyptian Things That Are Way More Mostafeza Than ElSela3 ElEstefzazeya

10 Egyptian Things That Are Way More Mostafeza Than ElSela3 ElEstefzazeya

By Katrina ElGahsh

We here in Egypt have been bombarded with lots of price tags these past couple of months that are causing some serious damage to our mental health. The prices of TVs have hit the roof, only adrenaline junkies would actually consider buying cars after the Egyptian pound floatation. Grocery shopping has become a painful experience, […]

14 Items Egyptians Don’t Deserve After Today’s Painful Tax Increase

14 Items Egyptians Don’t Deserve After Today’s Painful Tax Increase

How the hell are we going to survive another increase in prices? The whole country is struggling. Everyone is somehow affected by the events following the Egyptian pound floatation. Now add to it today’s news published in ElAkhbar and we’re done.   Just this morning, the newspaper released a vicious table of 320 products that we […]

Hope Floats: Floatation Therapy In Dubai

Hope Floats: Floatation Therapy In Dubai

It’s been a bit of a rough patch for me lately, having injured my back, yet again. Luckily, it’s only a muscular issue, however I really do feel like I know what it’s like to be 85 years old and unable to stand up straight from back pain. And man, am I majorly appreciating my […]