Egypt

May 1, 2001

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The military wing of the Islamic resistance movement Hamas, Ezziddine el-Qassam, on Tuesday claimed responsibility for the death of a Jewish settler i

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Young director Amr Bayyoumi has proposed that actress Shireen Riad co-star with Hanan Turk and Tareq Lutfi in the upcoming movie “Kul Shaie Sahl”

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Singer Majedah al-Roomi plans to co-star in a romantic film with actor Ahmed Zaki, once screenwriter Ahmed Bahjat finishes turning out the script,

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The Holding Company for Housing, Tourism and Cinema officially announced its intention to sell its 70.54 percent stake in Misr Hotels –Hilton (MHOT.CA). The HC will begin to review bids starting June

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On Sunday, April 29, the market started weak on lack of news to stimulate buying. Helwan Cement (HELW.CA) was the exception, as April 29 was the record date for its LE5/share cash dividend. The share

April 30, 2001

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Egyptian education authorities have finished with preparations to cope up with 745.000 Egyptian students due to sit for the General Secondary School E

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Asia Pacific national tourism organizations (NTOs) representatives in the Gulf claim that Gulf travelers are looking more to the Asia-Pacific as again

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Egyptian and Saudi Air Forces will hold on Tuesday war games with live ammunition at King Fahd Air Base in Taef.

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Jordan’s security agents have arrested 13 Islamists, including an Egyptian, for allegedly plotting to carry out terrorist acts against Israeli and Wes

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The Egyptian singer and actor Mohammed Fuad is making preparations to star an action film entitled “Rihlat Hubb” (Love Journey), which he wrote.

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Yussra and Yahya al-Fakhrani will costar, for the first time, in the movie “Ahibbak Tani” (I Love you again),

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Egypt’s ministry of transportation plans to inaugurate for testing purposes a 217-kilometer stretch of railway link between Ismailia and Rafah. The project aims to end the isolation of Sinai from the

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Egyptian Prime Minister Atef Obeid has approved the opening of South Kantara Bridge, which traverses the Suez Canal, for testing purposes.

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On Thursday, April 26, investors were inclined towards cashing in on their profits made throughout the week, ahead of the weekend break. Market bellwether MobiNiL (EMOB.CA) inched down 1.27 percent f

April 29, 2001

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Dozens of Egyptian lawyers staged a rally on Sunday in solidarity with the Palestinian Intifada, while opposition parties and other professional assoc