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Egypt Interesting Facts

Egypt Interesting Facts

In 3000 BC. Pharaoh Menes unites upper and lower Egypt into one country. The city of Tees (formerly Upper Egypt) became the capital. The Nile flows from south to north throughout the country – one of the longest (6671 km) rivers in the world. According to Findjobdescriptions.com, the monetary unit of Egypt is the Egyptian pound, which consists of 100 piastres. The exchange rate of 1 US dollar is approximately equal to 6 pounds. Dollars are accepted for payment, but…

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Egypt Education

Egypt Education

Training In 2008, 11.9% of the state’s expenditure on education was allocated. The general education system, which includes schools under the Ministry of Education and those under the Ministry of Islamic Affairs, comprises three stages: basic five years, preparatory three years and secondary school three years. Very extensive exams are crucial for students’ admission to higher education. Schooling is formally compulsory for eight years and should in principle be free of charge, but some fees have been introduced during the…

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