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Presentation of Egypt : Geography

Country's official name :
Egypt
Capital:
Cairo
Population of main cities:
Cairo (9,293,700) ; Alexandria (5,107,600) ; Giza (4,212,800) ; Subra Al-Haymah (1,187,800) ; Port Said (760,200) ; Suez (740,900) ; Mansoura (570,300) ; El Mahalla El Kubra (543,300) ; Tanta (528,700)
Area:
1,001,450 km²
Type of Climate :
Egypt has two seasons: summer and winter. Summer extends from May to October and is hot and dry. Winter is from November to March and, although milder than summer, still quite warm. The temperatures vary from 14°C to 37°C along the coast and between 6°C and 46°C in desert regions.These drastic temperature fluctuations are due to the desert climate, which leaves the night cold and exposed.
Local Time:
It is %T:%M %A In Cairo
Summer Time Period :
Summer time from May to October.
Official Language:
Classic Arabic is the official language of the State; however, only about 50% of the population understands it. Egyptian Arabic (Masri) is the language spoken by the entire population.
Other Languages Spoken:
Armenian, Domari, Nubian and Dongola.
Business Language(s):
Egyptian Arabic and English. Some members of the business community also speak French and German.

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