Egypt

February 25, 2001

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Al Ahly Bank has launched five new projects to facilitate online purchasing, money transactions and banking services

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The D-8 summit opened Sunday in Cairo with leaders of eight developing countries preparing to address the challenges of globalization and the importan

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Egypt is in the midst of a drive costing two billion dollars or more to revamp its old airports and build new ones as it anticipates millions more tourists in the next few years.  Many of the projects

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Sainsbury’s, the British supermarket chain, may be looking for a way out of Egypt, but that does not mean that the North African country is no longer attractive to European supermarket chains.

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At the start of its summit in Cairo, the leaders of the D-8, a group of eight developing Islamic nations, prepared Saturday, February 24, to address the challenges of globalization and the importance

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Egyptian Company for Mobile Services, ECMS, announced on February 15 that the company has signed an agreement with Nokia.  Egyptian Company for Mobile Services ECMS announced on February 15 that the c

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On Wednesday, February 21, the market retreated amid profit-taking and lower volumes. The top gainer was Orascom for Projects & Touristic Development (OPTD.CA), which jumped nearly limit up to LE8.94.

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The Ministry of Finance announced a 91-day T-bill auction with a total face value of LE500 million. The issue date was February 22 and the maturity date is May 24.The final date for bids was February 

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<b>Date:</b> Feb 19 – Feb 22, 2001 <b>Location:</b> Egypt <b>Specifics:</b> The 4 days International Project Finance program will focus on the following topics: Structuring project finance deals

February 24, 2001

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Iranian foreign minister, Kamal Kharrazi, held Saturday in Cairo talks with Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak.

February 22, 2001

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Ever since it became known that Egyptian Foreign Minister Amr Moussa was slated to become the next secretary general of the Arab League, speculation h

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Two Egyptians were jailed Wednesday in Cairo for setting up a gay website.

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Shareholder businessmen in the Egyptian channel “ Al Mihwar” have chosen the Lebanese artist Madeline Tabar to supervise the channel programs. It is anticipated that Madeline will assume the post of c

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Amereya Cement (AMRI.CA) will hold its ordinary and extraordinary general assemblies on March 8 to approve FY2000 financial statements and the distribution of profits.   Alexandria Flour Mills (AFMC.C

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On Tuesday, February 20, the market posted healthy gains, as telecoms appeared poised for a rebound after last week’s drubbing. Prices had been crawling downward all of last week to attractive levels,