Egypt

February 5, 2001

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The Cairo & Alexandria Stock Exchange announced that February 1 was the final day for investors to submit their shares of Chipsy for Food Industries (CFIN.CA) to Chipsy International for Food Indu

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Indian Foreign Minister Jaswant Singh left Cairo for Abu Dhabi Sunday after talks with Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak on cooperation in information technology and other economic areas.

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Indian Foreign Minister Jaswant Singh left Cairo for Abu Dhabi Sunday after talks with Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak on cooperation in information technology and other economic areas.

February 4, 2001

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The Egyptian tourism sector issued a sign of relief last week when the Minister of Tourism Mamdouh Al Beltagui announced that he had received US confi

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Egypt’s new budget, which will be discussed this week by the Council of Ministers, has allocated 54 billion pounds ($14b approximately) for salaries,

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Performance of the Egyptian economy witnessed a remarkable improvement during the fourth quarter of 2000.

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Gitex Cairo, which will feature a range of international exhibitors and an Italian and Taiwanese Pavilion, will also offer learning an array of learning opportunities to visitors attending the exhibit

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Egypt\'s Orascom Telecom is emerging as a significant regional player as it buys up mobile phone licenses in Africa, the Middle East and Pakistan. Pioneering in new markets, much as Telefonica has don

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Orascom Hotel Holdings -OHH (ORHC.CA) will acquire Orascom Projects and Touristic Development –OPTD (OPTD.CA) to eliminate conflict of interest. The acquisition will be carried out through a stock swa

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On Wednesday, January 31, the market continued to consolidate in increased market activity. Exchange rate concerns and lower than expected earnings for Orascom Telecom – OT (ORTE.CA) continue to weigh

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Despite negative market conditions in 2000, recently publicized CBE figures cast a more favorable light on the overall economic conditions in Egypt.

February 3, 2001

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Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak ended Friday a three-day official visit to Oman, where he held talks with Sultan Qaboos on ways of enhancing bilatera

February 1, 2001

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Egypt\'s minister of economy, Youssif Boutros Ghali, will head a trade delegation on a visit to Baghdad from February 9-13 for talks with Iraqi offici

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Shell International Gas Ltd (Shell) and Egypt Kuwait Holding Company (EK Holding) today announced that they have finalized an Acquisition Agreement to transfer 18 per cent of NATGAS shares from EK Hol

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On Tuesday, January 30, the market surrendered some of the gains realized starting last week, as profit taking increased in a flurry of market activity.