Egypt

April 10, 2001

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Despite announcing the development of an independent Nile water policy last year, Egypt has carefully avoided being drawn into controversy with other countries of the Nile basin.

April 9, 2001

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One of Britain's largest food retailers, Sainsburys, has announced it is pulling out of Egypt with expected losses of more than a hundred-and-fifty mi

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Oman and Egypt will sign a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to enhance cooperation the agriculture field.

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Syrian director Mohammad Malas is currently producing a film about the late Egyptian composer Sayed Darwish.

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At the Arab Cinema week festival hosted by Kuwait recently, the Egyptian actor and star of the film “the City” Basem Samrah, former critic and censor Ali Abu Shadi,

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Egypt is working to seal a contract to sell Iraq 300 buses within the UN oil-for-food program, an Egyptian transport official said Friday, April 6.  "We hope to sign a contract to sell 300 buses withi

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The Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA), a trade group of 20 countries, will hold its sixth summit May 22-23 in Cairo, the Egyptian president's office said Friday, April 6.  Several

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Egypt faces a greater need to adopt economic and trade reform as it moves toward signing a free-trade agreement with the European Union (EU), both EU and Egyptian officials say.  The agreement, which

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Trade Line, Schweppes’ Egyptian sales and distribution partner, along with Gargour Technologies, have announced the implementation of a new high-tech automated sales and distribution system.

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The Egyptian government has announced that in cooperation with Microsoft Corp. it is launching an e-government initiative for enhanced government services and intra-government collaboration.

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Organizers of the third annual GITEX Cairo event, which closed Saturday, said the exhibition attracted more than 10,000 visitors while its retail component, GITEX Cairo Computer Shopper, attracted mor

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As Europe and the US moves increasingly to electronic commerce, importers will increasingly refuse goods that do not comply with international identification standards.

April 8, 2001

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The Egyptian State Information Service has reacted to criticism of Cleopatra by the British Museum by issuing a statement saying emphatically that "Cl

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North Korea has sold more than 500 missiles over the last 15 years to such Middle East clients as Egypt, Iran, Iraq and Libya.

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A three-member Egyptian defense delegation will arrive in Islamabad on Monday for bilateral talks.