Egypt

February 21, 2001

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Yahya Al Fakhrani is not an ordinary star by any standards. He is a human being with a big sense of humor

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The crowded capital of Cairo looks forward toward an expanded subway after a French firm and the Egyptian authorities signed a deal to study how to lay the first stretch of a third line.

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On Monday, February 19, the market crept upwards, as prices had dipped to attractive levels, encouraging investors to extend their participation in the market.

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Orascom Construction Industries –OCI (OCIC.CA) announced FY2000 results ending December. Net profit after minority interest and inter-companies elimination grew 46.9 percent to LE279.1 million compare

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Egypt is prepared to provide technical assistance to the Palestinians to develop newly discovered natural gas fields off the Gaza Strip shore, Oil Minister Sameh Fahmi said Tuesday.

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Continuing its growth story, Orascom Construction Industries –OCI (OCIC.CA) released FY2000 results ending December, in which consolidated net income jumped 46.5 percent to LE279.1 million (13.8 perce

February 20, 2001

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The free trade agreement between Iraq and Egypt, which calls for the end to all customs barriers between the two countries, is now in force, Iraqi Trade Minister Mohammad Mahdi Al-Saleh stressed Monda

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Egyptian British Bank –EBB (EBBK.CA) announced FY2000 results ending December, in which NAI rose 18.1 percent to LE56.3 million compared to LE47.6 million in FY99. Net interest income increased 22.7 p

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On Sunday, February 18, the market’s downward trend carried over from the previous week. Prices have dipped to attractive levels, which may encourage investors to come back into the market for the rem

February 19, 2001

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The Egyptian actress Shireen Saif Alnaser has decided to postpone her artistic projects until the filming of the TV serial “And Love is Still Continuous” edited by Mohammed Al Basousi is finished.

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Two hundred and fifty thousand Egyptian pounds were allocated to film the song “Titrajja Fiyya”, written by Bahaeddin Mohammad and composed by a friend of the singer Ihab Tawfiq as a video clip

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Agreements are currently signed with the Lebanese singer Majda AlRoomy to perform a number of musical shows in Cairo next March

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With top secrecy, the Egyptian actor, Ahmad Zaki, gave a special showing for his film “ Sadat Days”

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Egypt and Italy will sign an agreement in Rome to produce and launch a satellite aimed at protecting Egypt's desert environment and cultural heritage, the Italian embassy said here Sunday, February 18

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Egyptian Company for Mobile Services – ECMS (EMOB.CA) announced on February 15 that the company has signed an agreement with Nokia Corp (NYSE:NOK). The agreement requires Nokia to provide ECMS with eq