Egypt

September 27, 2000

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Egypt's telephone directory is to go online in January. The "Easy Call" electronic directory CD containing Egypt's telephone numbers, addresses and Web sites, will be available for only EL15($6).

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EgyptCall began offering its cell-phone news service, coinciding with the launch of several touted Egyptian Internet portals.

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The head of the General Authority for Investment in Egypt, Mohamed El-Ghamrawi, has announced that the government is considering a new financial and administrative package to attract more investors. H

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The chairman of the Federation of the Egyptian Chambers of Commerce says the poor performance of the country\'s exports is alarming and is one of the factors aggravating the economic recession. Khaled

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The CMA Index went down by 2.39 points or -0.39% to reach 603.9 points as compared to 606.29 points

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<b>Date:</b> Sep 27 - Sep 29, 2000 <b>Location:</b> Cairo, Egypt <b>Specifics:</b> <b>Coordination by:</b> IIR Exhibitions <b>Contact:</b> <b>Send e-mail:</b> <a href=mailto:jhassett@iir-du

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<b>Date:</b> Sep 27 - Sep 29, 2000 <b>Location:</b> Cairo, Egypt <b>Specifics:</b> <b>Coordination by:</b> IIR Exhibitions <b>Contact:</b> <b>Send e-mail:</b> <a href=mailto:jhassett@iir-du

September 26, 2000

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An Egyptian air force pilot was killed when his training plane exploded in mid air and plunged into a canal near Miniya in southern Egypt.

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The director of Um Kulthum is getting ready to embark on her latest project, a series starring first time screen actress, Angham.

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In a trend that is growing, Egypt is adamant on implementing the intellectual property rights law.

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Egypt's main opposition Labor Party has said it could boycott next month's parliamentary elections in protest against a crackdown on its members and s

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Contractors working on a multi-story parking complex were forced to stop work after they found part of a medieval wall and an adjoining sentry tower i

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Egyptian security forces have arrested a leader of the Jihad group. He was hiding in Al Salam City, east of Cairo, after fleeing from a prison sentenc

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The French administered Champollion private School in Alexandria has caused an uproar by banning a 12-year-old girl wearing a headscarf from classes.

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This song has come a long way baby! After debuting at No.10, Nari Narein was able to shoot up the charts to dominate the No. 1 Arab top 10 spot. The r