Egypt

May 16, 2001

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The movie “Jahim Tahet Al Ard” (Underground Hell), costarring Samir Sabri, Raghda and Kamal Al Shinnawi, will represent Egypt in several international festivals

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Following the steps of many other singers from the stage to the silver screen, Egyptian singer Hisham Abbas has decided to debut in the movie “Haddoutet Hubb” (Love Story)

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The Egyptian government will soon submit a new integrated tax plan to the People’s Assembly Committee for Planning and the Budget in an attempt to create a more sound economic system.

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The Egyptian authorities have recently stated that the application of the new General Sales Tax may boost the country’s economy.

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Egyptian Oil Minister Sameh Fahmi has rejected claims that the objective of his visit to the United Arab Emirates was to discuss the Middle East Oil Refinery (Midor) oil refinery project with Gulf inv

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Gulf Air said on Tuesday, May 15, it had agreed with its insurers to pay $125,000 in compensation for each adult and $75,000 for each child killed in last year's Gulf Air crash in which all 143 people

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With its rapidly growing and largely impoverished population, Egypt’s government faces a massive obstacles when it comes to housing.

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On Monday, May 14, market activity declined as investors cautiously observed the new EFA trading system become operational. Overall, the market was slightly over-bought, directing the CASE into negati

May 15, 2001

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Egypt has obtained components for guidance systems from German companies in a renewed effort to complete a medium-range ballistic missile, reported th

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Morocco will offer to host the 2010 World Cup soccer finals, marking the North African country’s fourth such bid.

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Egypt’s former ambassador to Washington, Ahmad Maher, has been appointed as the new foreign minister in Egypt to succeed Amr Moussa.

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Israel has formally endorsed Washington's selection of career diplomat Daniel Kurtzer as the next ambassador to Israel, clearing the way for a formal

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Palestinian President Yasser Arafat’s visit to Egypt on Tuesday is aimed at “avoiding being in the Palestinian territories when the violence escalates

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The US has suggested changes to the Egyptian-Jordanian peace initiative, but Jordan thinks the changes are unnecessary, Jordanian Prime Minister Ali A

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Israeli army and security forces are on high alert Tuesday following Israeli warnings of “Palestinian intentions to carry out terror attacks” to mark