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Tunisia and Egypt cancel Libya flights amid unrest

The Tunisian ministry of transportation decided on Thursday to indefinitely suspend all flights from three Libyan cities for security reasons, Reuters news agency reported. Flights were cancelled from the cities of Mitiga, Misrata, and Sirte.

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Cooking gas shortage in Libyan capital

There is a crisis in the provision of cooking gas in the Libyan capital Tripoli, a senior member of the Ministry of Oil and Gas said.

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Al-Sisi exempts army institutions from real estate tax

Clubs, hotels, complexes and medical centres owned by the armed forces will be exempt from the property tax following a decree issued by Egyptian President Abdel Fatah Al-Sisi yesterday.

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Egypt: Jordanian and Israeli sentenced for spying

An Egyptian court yesterday sentenced a Jordanian to 10 years in prison and an Israeli intelligence officer, tried in absentia, to life imprisonment on charges of spying for Israel.

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Pro-Morsi alliance criticises Egypt's electricity crisis

The National Alliance criticised the power outage crisis in Egypt calling for a week of protests to mark the anniversary of the August 30 demonstrations.

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