Egypt

March 18, 2001

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The Royal Dutch/Shell Group of Companies (Shell) announced today that it has finalised a Concession Agreement with the Egyptian General Petroleum Corporation (EGPC) to allow the Fayum Gas Company, a S

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Misr International Bank –MIBank (MIBA.CA –MIBDq.L) released FY2000 results ending December, in which net in-come plunged 19.9 percent to LE204.85 million compared to LE255.75 million in FY99. The bott

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This week the CASE was decidedly in the red with all major stocks heading south. Lack of news and major stock markets declines pushed investors to liquidate their positions to stand on the sidelines t

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Kuwait's foreign population, which vastly outnumbers its own citizens, dropped by 4.7 percent last year, according to an official report published Saturday, March 17.  The number of foreigners living

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Egypt expanded security around tourist sites Saturday, March 17, in the pharaohic city of Luxor after a three-day hostage ordeal, the state news agency MENA said.  "Any person or car entering or going

March 17, 2001

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Egyptian exports to Germany increased by 14 percent between January and October 2000, compared to the same period of 1999.

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Egypt’s Engineering Consultants Group (EGC) won a bid to design and build Al Ahram Village, the first smart village in Egypt, to be located on the Des

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The Egyptian Internet company Encube has won a Microsoft prize for the construction of a website about Egyptian cities (www.misrcities.com) that emplo

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An Egyptian stabbed on Saturday a Japanese tourist, a 40 year old lady, in the Jiza area.

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In the Egyptian film Kalam Al-Leil, filmmaker Inas al-Degheidi characteristically chooses a topic full of potential for explicit scenes and sexually loaded dialogue.

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<b>Date:</b> Mar 17 - Mar 20, 2001 <b>Location:</b> Meridien Hotel, Cairo, Egypt <b>Specifics:</b> Exhibition and Seminars for Water, wastewater, Waste and Alternative Energy <b>Coordination b

March 16, 2001

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Saudi Arabia and Egypt have extended an offer to help reduce Pakistan's huge $37 billion foreign debt burden.

March 15, 2001

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EgyNet has struck a deal with an international company to establish the biggest cyber data center in Egypt, with an overall investment of $120 million

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Egypt, Syria, Jordan and Lebanon decided Wednesday to construct an overland gas pipeline to transport Egyptian gas to the three other countries and Tu

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The Egyptian travel guide who kidnapped four German tourists and arrived in Cairo on Thursday to be interrogated by a prosecutor could be sentenced to