Egypt

June 5, 2001

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The Egyptian Delta Bank recently commenced talks with four international financial associations regarding the acquisition of a $65 million loan package.

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Head of the Cairo and Alexandria bourses, Sameh Turgaman, asserted that wages of bourse employees are based on official labor rules and regulation lists.

June 4, 2001

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25 Palestinians were injured, two seriously, Monday when Israeli troops shelled areas at the southern Gaza Strip on the border with Egypt.

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The Arab Thought Institution (ATI) was officially launched in Cairo Sunday, as an initiative by Saudi Prince Khalid al Faisal.

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Egypt’s Youth National Team in Chile for Friendly Tournament -- Albawaba.com© 2001 Al Bawaba (www.albawaba.com)

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Egypt’s ruling National Democratic Party (NDP) has won 20 of the 24 seats in the second round of the Shura elections.

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Syrian President Bashar Al Assad and his Egyptian counterpart Hosni Mubarak discussed Sunday in a telephone conversation "threats directed against the

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Egyptian and US Marine forces conducted Sunday maneuvers dubbed "Eagle Hunter 2001" in Egypt.

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Egypt Beats Sudan, Advances to ANC’s Final -- Albawaba.com© 2001 Al Bawaba (www.albawaba.com)

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Youssef Shaaban, head of the Egyptian Actors Guild, toured liberated villages in south Lebanon on Tuesday and threw stones onto the Israeli side of the border.

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Major Egyptian producers Mohsen Jaber, Nasr Mahrouss and Tareq Abdulla are signing an agreement to coordinate the release dates for their albums this summer,

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The weekend stream of violence between Israelis and Palestinians drove the Cairo stock exchange three percent lower on Sunday, June 3. The Hermes Financial Index closed at 6,342.76 points—194.64 poin

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The chairman of the Egyptian Airports Company, Nagy Samuel, has recently confirmed that it has been decided to offer some of the company’s shares to the public.

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After maintaining a smoke screen for several days, the Israel-based Merhav announced that it was selling its stake in the Middle East Oil Refinery (Midor) in Egypt.

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All Egyptian diplomatic missions to member nations of the COMESA are now required to endorse the organization’s certificates in order to ease the exportation of goods into Egypt.