Egypt

February 19, 2001

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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

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Egypt’s mobile phone operator, Click GSM Vodafone, said it plans to make an initial public offering (IPO) in the second half of this year.

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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 in Cairo stated.

February 18, 2001

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The economic group of eight developing Muslim countries, known as the D-8, is scheduled to hold its third annual summit on 25 February in Cairo.

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A number of US telecom companies and institutions are willing to train 100,000 Egyptians annually and employ them in the United States.

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An estimated six to eight billion dollars were smuggled from Egypt last year due to high exchange rates of the US dollar and a state of unstability th

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Egypt's President Hosni Mubarak starts Sunday a three-day official visit to Italy for talks on bilateral relations, development of the peace process a

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Egypt and Algeria signed 12 deals Saturday to expand and develop cooperation in various fields.

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Egyptian Prime Minister Atef Ebeid said Thursday that the country's two-year-old recession was due to excessive bank lending in the three years preceding the downturn.

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Central Bank of Egypt Governor Ismail Hassan announced that the exchange rate remains at LE3.85/$1 with a permitted fluctuation of one percent while pointing out that no changes were introduced to the

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This week, ending February 16, the market was somewhat bearish in light of a lack of substantiated market developments. Instead, MSCI exclusion rumors abounded accompanied by regional political tensio

February 17, 2001

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Egyptian Foreign Minister Amr Moussa arrived Friday in Algeria on a two-day visit during which he will hold talks with Algerian officials and attend t

February 15, 2001

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Yemen and Egypt have agreed on nominating Egyptian Foreign Minister Amr Moussa for the post of the Arab League secretary general.