Egypt

February 7, 2001

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Egyptian Economy Minister Yusef Butros Ghali is due to arrive in Baghdad Friday for talks on the free trade zone between Iraq and Egypt, Iraqi Trade Minister Mohammad Mehdi Saleh said Monday.

February 6, 2001

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Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak held Tuesday talks in Tunis with President Zein el-Abideen bin Ali on bilateral and regional issues. Mubarak is due t

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Egypt has started bilateral talks with individual European countries in an effort to foster economic ties following the initialing of the Egyptian EU economic agreement.

February 5, 2001

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Egypt’s first business-to-business e-commerce marketplace has been launched and will provide a full range of services for the country’s pharmaceutical sector.

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Egypt’s first business-to-business e-commerce marketplace has been launched and will provide a full range of services for the country’s pharmaceutical sector.

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On Thursday, February 1, the market remained stable with a slight downward bias. The telecom sector posted gains, as MobiNiL (EMOB.CA) edged up 2.60 percent to LE79.29 while Orascom Telecom –OT (ORTE.

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The Cairo & Alexandria Stock Exchange announced that February 1 was the final day for investors to submit their shares of Chipsy for Food Industries (CFIN.CA) to Chipsy International for Food Indu

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Indian Foreign Minister Jaswant Singh left Cairo for Abu Dhabi Sunday after talks with Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak on cooperation in information technology and other economic areas.

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Indian Foreign Minister Jaswant Singh left Cairo for Abu Dhabi Sunday after talks with Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak on cooperation in information technology and other economic areas.

February 4, 2001

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The Egyptian tourism sector issued a sign of relief last week when the Minister of Tourism Mamdouh Al Beltagui announced that he had received US confi

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Egypt’s new budget, which will be discussed this week by the Council of Ministers, has allocated 54 billion pounds ($14b approximately) for salaries,

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Performance of the Egyptian economy witnessed a remarkable improvement during the fourth quarter of 2000.

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Gitex Cairo, which will feature a range of international exhibitors and an Italian and Taiwanese Pavilion, will also offer learning an array of learning opportunities to visitors attending the exhibit

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Egypt\'s Orascom Telecom is emerging as a significant regional player as it buys up mobile phone licenses in Africa, the Middle East and Pakistan. Pioneering in new markets, much as Telefonica has don

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Orascom Hotel Holdings -OHH (ORHC.CA) will acquire Orascom Projects and Touristic Development –OPTD (OPTD.CA) to eliminate conflict of interest. The acquisition will be carried out through a stock swa