May 27, 2001
The Business Software Alliance (BSA) has called on the US Trade Representative to remove the UAE from its software piracy watchlist. The next best piracy rate in the region was Egypt’s.
The Egyptian ministry of interior affairs is currently drafting a new law that will regulate the operations of local security companies.
May 26, 2001
Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak arrives Saturday in Abu Dhabi for talks with UAE President Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan.
Mohammed Al Baali-Cairo Almost a year has passed since the Egyptian government banned the Islamic Labor party and closed its newspaper, Ashaab. Many
Jordan’s King Abdullah has postponed until Sunday his scheduled visit to Yemen.
An urgent meeting of the Organization of the Conference (OIC) will be convened Saturday in Doha to discuss the Palestinian crisis.
The head of the Egyptian Coptic Church has urged all Arab nations to find an “effective” way to reduce the violence in the Palestinian territories.
Former Russian prime minister Yevgeny Primakov will set off for a two-week tour of Arab states on Saturday, taking with him a message from President V
Four people, including two German tourists, were killed Friday and seven others were injured when a micro-bus collided with a car on the Cairo-Suez ro
Bucking a nine-year ban, Egyptian play El Nass elli fi Al Talet (The People on the Third Floor) opened on Wednesday at the National Theatre in Cairo,
Egyptian actress Lebleba has recently finished shooting her latest film Al Na’ama wa Al Tawooss (Ostrich and Peacock), costarring Mustafa Sha’aban and Bassma,
Golden Globe winner Omar Al Sherif was born Michel Dimitri Shalhoub in 1931 to a wealthy Alexandrian family of Christian Lebanese origin.
Ten Egyptian films will be screened at the 9th Art Film International Festival, which will be held in Slovakia June 22-29,
After 15 years away from the cinema, actor Mohammed Subhi is gearing up for a new movie in which he has the starring role.
May 25, 2001
A landmark traveling exhibition features masterworks from the British Museum's collection of ancient Egyptian art, according to Smithonian magazine.