Egypt

March 13, 2001

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Jordan's King Abdullah II and the Egyptian and Syrian presidents, Hosni Mubarak and Bashar Al-Assad, will inaugurate a trilateral electricity network in Damascus Wednesday, March 14, a diplomatic sour

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Delegates at a Middle East Cruise conference have voiced criticism of the high levies on ships crossing the Egyptian Suez Canal, saying that such high impositions hinder the growth of the cruise touri

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Egyptian Export Development Bank released 1H FY2001 results ending December, in which net income increased 5 percent to LE82.7 million compared to LE78.8 million in 1H FY2000.

March 12, 2001

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The British Barclays’Card Corporation and Egypt Bank (public sector) have recently signed a banking partnership agreement.

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A three-day conference on Egyptian women and the national plan organized by the National Council for Women will be held next Tuesday, March 13.

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Unrecognized officially, Egyptian MPs belonging to Muslim Brotherhood decided to reply to government statement on their own way.

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Amnesty International has recently released a report on torture in Egypt criticizing its government’s failure to fulfill its national and internationa

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Egyptian Foreign Minister Amr Moussa said Sunday that his country will not invite Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon to visit Cairo unless the latter

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Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak will visit Moscow in the first half of this year.

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The 11th international children cinema festival will start on Tuesday in Cairo under the title of “One Heart” in which 33 countries are taking part.

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Egyptian industry must take measures to increase its exports, said Yusef Butros Ghali, the Egyptian minister of economy and foreign trade, in effect improving the rate and quality of production.

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Egypt has invited Jordan to set up a four-way free trade zone that would also involve Tunisia and Morocco, Jordanian Trade and Industry Minister Wassef Azar said Sunday, March 11.  "We have received a

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Arab foreign ministers arrived in Cairo Sunday, March 11, amid intense diplomatic activity ahead of two days of meetings to discuss what position to take on Iraq at the Arab summit planned for March 2

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

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On Thursday, March 8, the Cairo exchange remained flat as low volumes remain the order of the day.