Egypt

December 4, 2000

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Twenty-seven employees of the Japanese firm Toshiba, near Cairo, were poisoned by the food they were offered during a meal served to break the Ramadan

December 3, 2000

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Nine weeks into the Egyptian cotton export season, private companies have won the lion\'s share of contracts at the expense of public enterprise compa

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The Egyptian State Information Service (ESIS) announced on November 23rd that the Egyptian government is building a special museum in the Sinai city o

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Sheikh Mohammed Sayed Tantawi of Al-Azhar, the highest authority for the world\'s Sunni Muslims, called for a boycott of products that benefit Israel over the Palestinians.

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A legal dispute has stalled plans by the National Bank of Kuwait (NBK), Kuwait’s largest commercial bank, to take over Egypt’s Misr America International Bank (MAIB), reported the <I>Bahrain Tribune</

December 2, 2000

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Egypt has begun modernizing its Mediterranean port at Alexandria with a series of projects costing around 250 million dollars to attract tourists and

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Six people were killed and four seriously injured in when a building collapsed Friday in the northern Egyptian city of Alexandira.

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The actors of Awan El Ward have no clue about the ending.

December 1, 2000

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Sheikh Mohammed Sayed Tantawi of Al-Azhar, the highest authority for the world\'s Sunni Muslims, called for a boycott of products that benefit Israel

November 30, 2000

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Egyptian General Petroleum Corp. disclosed that bids for as many as 10 deepwater concessions offshore Egypt will be due June 28. The bid deadline previously was been in mid-November.

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The Holding Company for Housing, Tourism and Cinema held a meeting yesterday, November 28, to discuss investors’ bids for a 50 percent stake of Misr Hotels -Hilton (MHOT.CA), which represents the HC's

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On Tuesday, November 28, the market continued to slide, following usual trading patterns in the early days of the Islamic holy month of Ramadan.

November 29, 2000

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Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak said he remains committed to Arab-Israeli peace despite the deteriorating situation in the Palestinian territories an

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A falcon smuggler was caught red handed at Cairo airport Tuesday night when his bag began to move of its own accord in front of customs inspectors.

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Unusually heavy rains flooded streets in the Egyptian capital on Wednesday, creating enormous traffic jams and a slew of minor accidents.