Egypt

April 2, 2001

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On Thursday, March 29, investor sentiment remained bearish, as stocks moved lower in weak trading. Lakah Group (HCFI.CA) saw the highest volumes during the session, but plunged 4.96 percent to LE1.34.

April 1, 2001

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Egypt’s economy ministry has adopted a new strategy for increasing Egyptian exports.

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Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak gave the new US administration an earful on the Middle East conflict and other issues as he arrived in Washington Sat

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The Film Association Festival jury has awarded Ahmad Zaki the best actor prize for his role in the film “Land of Fear” while Liblibah was awarded the best actress prize

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The United Arab Emirates, Egypt, Lebanon and Jordan are leading the way in building an Arab Internet economy by laying its legal, banking and communications foundations, a US consulting firm said Thur

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On Wednesday, March 28, investor sentiment remained decidedly bearish. The telecom sector was slammed, as MobiNiL (EMOB. CA) declined 4.02 percent to LE56.78 while Orascom Telecom –OT (ORTE.CA) fell 4

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NIRAB (UNAR.CA) announced FY2000 results ending December, in which NAI plunged 64 percent to LE8.8 million compared to LE24.4 million in FY99.The NAI drop came on the back of a 66.6 percent increase i

March 31, 2001

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Egypt's trade deficit dropped by nearly £E10 billion ($2.6 billion) last year.

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French President Jacques Chirac and his Egyptian counterpart Hosni Mubarak said late Friday they were "very worried" by the escalating Israeli-Palesti

March 30, 2001

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An Egyptian parliamentary delegation headed by Speaker Ahmed Fathy Srour left Cairo Friday for Cuba to attend the conference of the International Parl

March 29, 2001

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Fourteen Egyptian activists went into a hunger strike on Thursday to protest a decision by the authorities to bar them from delivering donations to th

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Hundreds of Egyptians will visit Israel this year to learn farming techniques, despite a cooling of political ties between the two countries, Israel's ambassador Zvi Mazel said here Wednesday, march 2

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A senior member of parliament in Canada's governing Liberal Party called Wednesday for one of his colleagues to resign from the cabinet after he was quoted as criticizing a Canadian company doing busi

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Orascom Construction Industries (OCIC.CA) announced that it will hold its FY2000 general assembly on April 10,2001. The GA will cover the year’s performance and amend financial results. Sinai Cement (

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On Tuesday, March 27, investor sentiment remained unchanged pressuring the PAMI downwards once again. The telecom sector was badly hit yesterday as MobiNiL (EMOB.CA) broke its major support level of L