Egypt

June 7, 2001

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Egyptian artist Samir Sabri has convinced the Art Voice Company to produce a television series based on the life history of the late actor Anwar Wajdi.

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After returning home from the June 7-17 Shanghai Film Festival, Egyptian actor Hussein Fahmi will try to reach an agreement with actress Najlaa Fathi and screenwriter Atef Bishai

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A recent article in the <I>Washington Post</I> sent a chill though the headquarters of the Israeli Electric Corporation.

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Eight Egyptian IT companies will participate in the annual International IT and Telecom exhibition, organized by the German-Arab Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Cairo.

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The Egyptian Ministry of Irrigation and Water Resources has recently begun conducting four studies to develop the vast South Valley (Toshka) National Project.

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An Egyptian member parliament, Kamal Ahmed, has made a charge in which he stated that he is holding documents that prove corruption to be taking place at the Cairo and Alexandria stock exchanges.

June 6, 2001

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Kuwait will purchase an air defense system from Egypt before the end of this month, said Kuwait’s Defense Minister Sheikh Jaber Al Mubarak Al Sabah on

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Mohammad Abdul Wahed, Egypt’s Tarasana defender, intends to become a soccer professional in a Lebanese club. After his contract ends, he hopes to play

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Renowned Egyptian soccer referee Gamal Ghandour will run the Confederations Cup semi-final match between Brazil and France scheduled for Thursday in S

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France’s Montpellier club has refused a $100,000-demand by the Egypt’s Ahli to renew the contract of handball star Ashraf Awwad, now playing with the

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Egypt will host the Arab youth tennis tournament for the seventh consecutive year. 15 Arab teams will take part in the event, scheduled for July 13-20

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Egyptian equestrian teams will embark on a three-month tour of east Europe to take part in ten competitions in Hungary, Slovakia and Czech.

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Egypt has announced that its ban on Irish beef imports will remain in force until at least October.

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During a visit to Cairo on Tuesday, the head of the US Joint Chiefs of Staff, Henry Shelton, said that his country had no intention of withdrawing US

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The intervention of outside mediators at a conference of lawyers on Tuesday just barely headed off fistfights between supporters and opponents of the