Egypt

May 19, 2001

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Arab foreign ministers will meet Saturday in Cairo to discuss Israel’s attacks on the Palestinians.

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Accused Israeli spy Sharif Al Filali will be sentenced on June 13 by Egypt's state security court.

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Bahrain’s Crown Prince Sheikh Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa will visit Egypt on Monday for bilateral talks with Egyptian officials.

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Egyptian TV announcer Ayman Abdulla, a resident of Germany, has snared the Bavarian film award for best German TV program announcer in the field of culture and education

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In her first TV drama work, the director Wafaa Baghdadi has started filming “Jalisat Baba” (My Father’s Companion), a series written by Ahmed Abdel Rahman,

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Singers Medhat Saleh and Anoshka have inked an agreement with director Musa’d Foudah to costar in the new comedy series “Mawe’d Ma’a Al Shuhrah,”(Appointment With Fame)

May 18, 2001

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Egyptian tourism minister on Wednesday announced that the country's tourism sector had been negatively affected by the Palestinian Intifada, particula

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Egypt and Sudan have decided to reduce their forces in a disputed border area known as the Halaib Triangle.

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Despite rising criticism by lawmakers, the US Congress is reportedly unlikely to reduce the $2 billion in aid it sends to Egypt each year.

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The Egyptian government has recently admitted that it had failed in solving the current economic crisis in the country, claiming also that the former government is responsible for the difficulties.

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An Egyptian pharmaceuticals company has recently announced that it would soon begin marketing two new low-cost generic drugs for treating AIDS and Leukemia patients.

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Moscow is angling for a contract to build Egypt’s first nuclear power station in Egypt.

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Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak has issued a formal request to his government that it draw up a decree for an authority that will oversee the development of the country’s chemical industries.

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The Egyptian minister of petroleum, Sameh Fahmi, recently disclosed a newly adopted government strategy consisting of building 14 petrochemicals production complexes along with 50 petrochemicals manuf

May 17, 2001

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By Mahmoud Al Abed Albawaba.com – Amman  The essence of Greek tragedy, we are told, is a horrific fate lived out in the very act of trying to escape i