May 17, 2001
Egypt's Amriyah Cement has awarded Orascom Construction Industries (OCI) and its partner a $112-million contract to build a new production line, OCI said in a statement on Wednesday, May 16. It said
On Tuesday, May 15, the new EFA trading system experienced disruptions during its second session, triggering frustration among investors. Volume was very light, only over 2 million shares changed hand
The Egyptian Petroleum Public Authority has recently proposed using 32 offshore and onshore zones for oil excavation.
Egypt is currently conducting negotiations with the African Development Bank in an effort to acquire a $400 million loan package on favorable terms, reports <I>Al-Hayat</I> daily.
The American Merrill Lynch Investment Bank will soon file a lawsuit against one of its former Egyptian employees, according to <I>Al-Quds Al-Arabi</I> daily.
National economic indicators recently publicized by Egyptian central bank, show that the country’s trade deficit dropped to $11,474 million during the 1999/2000 fiscal year.
An economic cooperation summit of the Common Market For Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) will open in Egypt at the end of May.
May 16, 2001
Egyptian judicial sources have revealed that 36 alleged members of the banned Muslim Brotherhood were arrested before Shura Council elections on Wedn
Syrian President Bashar Al Assad cut short talks with Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak on efforts to end Israeli attacks on Palestinians and left earl
Egypt's former foreign minister, Amr Moussa, started his new job as the secretary general of the 22-member Arab League by calling for an urgent meetin
The appointment of the former Egyptian ambassador to the US, Ahmad Maher, as the new foreign minister, has received mixed reviews from Egyptian opposi
Dozens of Egyptian political activists marched on Tuesday to the offices of the Arab League on the 53rd anniversary of Nakba.
Jordanian Foreign Minister Abdel-Ilah Khatib is to send an emissary to his Israeli counterpart Shimon Peres on Wednesday with Jordan's and Egypt's res
The first stage of the elections for the Egyptian Shura Council will start Wednesday in eight governorates, where 232 candidates will be contesting 30
The movie “Jahim Tahet Al Ard” (Underground Hell), costarring Samir Sabri, Raghda and Kamal Al Shinnawi, will represent Egypt in several international festivals