Egypt

September 20, 2004

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Jordan Commercial Bank announced that Dr. Jawad Al-Hadeed was elected as the new Chief Executive Officer and General Manager by the Board of Directors, effective September 1, 2004.   Dr. Al-Hadeed bri

September 19, 2004

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A videotape showing men seated at gunpoint - purportedly kidnapped Iraqi soldiers - was aired on an Arabic television station Sunday, and it said they

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Khaled Mishaal, Hamas political bureau chief, is currently in Cairo on a few days visit, well informed Palestinian sources said Sunday.  The sources s

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Nawal Al Zoughbi is preparing to shoot a new song classical from her latest album in the form of a video clip, but the singer is confused on which one to choose

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Egyptian singer Tamer Husni is currently preparing to film a new music video for the song “Albi Shail Minak” (My Heart is Hurt by You) under the direction of Nasr Mahrous

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The Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) has issued a decision merging the small Misr Exterior Bank into the giant Banque Misr. The Misr Exterior Bank (MEB) will continue it services through its branches befor

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Algeria is expected to boost its production capacity to 1.5 million barrels per day (bpd) during this year, Algeria's Energy and Mining Minister Chakib Khelil said in an interview with the London-base

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The Australian "Fruit of the Loom" company decided to close two factories in Ireland and to relocate them to Morocco, the Sydney-based <i>Morning Herald</i> newspaper reported.

September 18, 2004

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U.S. President George W. Bush has warned that deadly attacks in Iraq and Afghanistan could worsen in the coming weeks as the two countries move toward

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Egyptian singer Shireen Ahmad is scheduled to head to Dubai, where it has been confirmed that she will take part in the launching of the new Arab satellite television channel Infinity

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Prominent Egyptian actor Ahmad Zaki is currently on a strict diet in order to perfectly portray the role of late Egyptian legendary singer Abdul Halim Hafez in his upcoming film “Al Andaleeb”

September 17, 2004

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A suicide bomber on Friday activated a car packed with explosives in downtown Baghdad as a police convoy passed by, killing at least 13 people, offici

September 16, 2004

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Samsung Electronics has launched the SGH-E800 slide-up camera phone for customers in Middle East. The new phone is equipped with the latest in mobile features including the world’s first voice-clarity

September 15, 2004

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Egypt's President Mohammed Hosni Mubarak of Egypt arrived in Damascus on Wednesday, and was received by President Bashar al-Assad. Later, the two lead

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A car bomb went off in a town south of Baghdad on Wednesday, killing two people and wounding 10.