Egypt

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.

January 31, 2001

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Egyptian Minister of Labor and Immigration Ahmad al Amawi, has said that the work opportunities currently available for Egyptian workers in the Gulf s

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Orascom Telecom -OT (ORTE.CA) posted a net loss of LE15.8 million in its 9-month FY2000 results ending September, compared to a LE66.1 million profit in 1H FY2000. Meanwhile, revenues reached LE1,497.

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On Monday, January 29, the market’s rise slowed down, as investors took profits on gains realized last week. The reweighing of portfolios following Merrill Lynch’s upgrade of the Egyptian market conti

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Dismayed by a creeping devaluation of the national currency, the head of the Egyptian central bank has a announced a tightening of the more liberal exchange rate policy that was introduced last May.

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Egypt's Economy Minister Yussef Boutros-Ghali is to visit Cyprus in April to galvanise joint interests in exploiting oil and natural gas reserves in the Eastern Mediterranean, a government minister sa

January 30, 2001

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Egypt’s central bank released its annual report for the FY 1999/2000. According to the report, nominal GDP witnessed a 6.4 percent growth rate, up from 6 percent in FY99.

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Suez Cement (SUCE.CA) has responded to our questions concerning recent market rumors surrounding its upcoming capital increase. A company official declared that SUCE is still considering its options f

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On Sunday, January 28, the market got off to a strong start, continuing to gain ground from last week. Investor sentiment has become more confident coinciding with Merrill Lynch’s upgrade of the Egypt

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The Central Bank of Egypt held a press conference on January 28, during which Minister of Economy & Foreign Trade Youssef Boutros Ghali announced that the executive regulations of Law No.38 of 199

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<b>Date:</b> Jan 22 – Jan 25, 2001 <b>Location:</b> Le Meridien Cairo <b>Specifics:</b> The aim of this course is to increase control and improve performance and productivity in your back office

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<b>Date:</b> Jan 21 – Jan 25, 2001 <b>Location:</b> Le Meridien Hotel, Cairo <b>Specifics:</b> The event allows for the discovery of the benefits of E-Business and their financial influence. <b

January 29, 2001

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Water resource ministers from Ethiopia, Egypt and Sudan have been meeting to discuss projects for tapping the waters of the Nile River.