Egypt

May 5, 2001

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Mad cow disease might have reached the Arab world, but there is no hard evidence of it yet, a senior official of the Food and Agriculture Organization

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Three Egyptians were killed Friday and 13 others were injured in Cairo when a bus collided with a taxi.

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Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak, Palestinian President Yasser Arafat and Jordan’s King Abdullah will hold a meeting Saturday in Sharm El Sheikh to di

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The famous Egyptian dancer Fifi Abdo has announced that she has quit dancing in nightclubs and public places but she will not object to dancing on stage in any of her plays

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Egyptian censors have recently approved the screening of the short narrative film “Lee…Lee,” which is based on a novel by prominent Egyptian writer Yousef Idris.

May 4, 2001

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Secretary-General of the Arab League Esmat Abdel Meguid is due in Kuwait on Friday in response to an invitation by the Kuwaiti emir, who will honor th

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The Egyptian-Libyan Joint Commission will hold its next session in Tripoli May 8-9 under the co-chairmanship of the premiers of the two countries.

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The Arab Banking Corporation (ABC) will sign a US$50 million loan with Egypt's Export Development Bank on May 14 in Berlin, according to reports.

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A local Egyptian paper has accused certain ads seen on Egypt's satellite channels of “corrupting children's minds."

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Egypt is said to have issued a pledge to help Syria in any war against Israel.

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Egypt continues to receive US aid for a project to co-produce a military heavy-lift system, says a report.

May 3, 2001

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Egyptian officials have failed to respond to Alexandrian commuters' pleas to upgrade the principal means of transport for most of the city's low-incom

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The Egyptian ministry of interior denied as baseless a press report claiming that the residence of the Israeli ambassador, Zvi Mazel, in Cairo was att

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EgyptAir will be the first airline to connect UAE’s Sharjah with Mumbai, India when its inaugural flight takes off on May 5.

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Palestinian President Yasser Arafat will meet Saturday with his Egyptian counterpart Hosni Mubarak in Egypt to discuss the Middle East crisis.