Egypt

July 5, 2001

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On Tuesday, July 3, the market continued to rally extending yesterdays rise as investors continue to gain confidence after Egypt’s oversubscribed bond issue. The active PAMI index rose 1.95 percent to

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Although the Egyptian Assistant Minister of Public Business Sector, Sabri Ajlan, recently stated that the public business sector has benefited a great deal from the country’s privatization scheme, Egy

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Private funds have been secured for building a German university here aimed at giving young Egyptians the technical and management skills needed in a global economy, project directors said Wednesday,

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Egypt and the European Union recently signed an economic partnership agreement following prolonged negotiations over the past few years.

July 4, 2001

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Diplomatic sources in Jordan say Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon has sought US help with his plan to change the peace treaty signed with Egypt in

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The editor in chief and managing director of the Cairo-based Al Ahram daily on Tuesday announced that he had won his sixth term as the head of the Egy

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Egypt and North Africa are preparing to counter a potential security threat from Libya, claims a report by Stratfor Strategic Forecasting.

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Pirating of computer products fell 56 percent last year in comparison with 19 percent the year before.

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The ruling Sudanese National Conference Party leadership has unconditionally agreed to an Egyptian-Libyan peace initiative calling for the creation of

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Spain’s Real Madrid has agreed to meet Egypt’s Ahli soccer team in the first week of August for two million dollars to be paid by a private company.

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Egypt’s team will meet the Greek army team in the World Military Cup final match on Friday.

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Egypt’s soccer team will on Wednesday face a challenge in their semifinal match against Ghana in the FIFA’s World Youth Championship in Argentina.

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Kuwaiti Defense Minister Jaber Mubarak Al Sabah arrived in Cairo Tuesday to complete a $120 million deal for an Egyptian air defense system.

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Director Wafiq Wajdi is working on a series of television episodes portraying the modern history of Egypt.

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The value of French exports to Egypt during the current year 2001 was estimated at 10 billion francs ($1.3 billion), by the economic and commercial Advisor of the French Embassy in Cairo.