December 21, 2000
Apache Corporation (NYSE: APA) announced today that the Neith S. 3X appraisal of its 2,634 barrel-per-day 1X discovery from earlier this year has confirmed the presence of commercial hydrocarbons on t
On Tuesday, December 20, Cairo’s stock market dipped in mixed trading, led lower as usual by large-cap stocks. GSM providers MobiNiL (EMOB.CA) and Orascom Telecom –OT (ORTE.CA) contributed to the down
December 20, 2000
An Egyptian court on Wednesday overruled a decision by EgyptAir to suspend a prominent pilot for barring Israeli security men from searching his plane
Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat warned on Wednesday that the latest Israeli \"aggressions\" would destroy peace efforts now underway in the United St
A recent study conducted by the Egyptian government revealed that Egypt comes second in the volume of e-trade after the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC)
The US ratings agency Standard and Poor\'s has issued a complimentary assessment of the Egyptian economy, noting that a growth rate of 5 percent during the past four years offers foreign investors the
Egypt’s tourism boom is on the verge of breakdown, a victim of the recent Israeli-Palestinian violence that broke out late September.
December 19, 2000
Egypt\'s national airline EgyptAir will launch a weekly charter flight to Baghdad after a Muslim holiday celebrated next week.
Pakistan Mobile Communication –Mobilink (38.7 percent owned by Orascom Telecom —OT (ORTE.CA)) has signed a $26 million network expansion contract with Motorola. Under the terms of the contract, Motoro
On Sunday, December 17, the market traded downward on lackluster volumes, as US and European investors were away from the market. Stocks shed value across the board—led lower by large-cap stocks. Loca
The “Anglo Egyptian Corporation,” a British company, has claimed that it is intending to acquire some of the largest private hospitals in Egypt, reported <I>Al-Sharq Al-Awsat</I>. These hotels include
Cairo had something to celebrate on Earth Day this year: tangible progress toward its goal of reducing pollution in one of the world’s smoggiest capitals.
December 18, 2000
German Defense Minister Rudolf Scharping said here Monday that Egypt and Germany will sign a deal here on exchanging military documents as part of inc
Egypt insisted Monday that the Jerusalem mosque compound must remain \"under exclusive Muslim sovereignty,\" on the eve of meetings in Washington aime
Yusra speaks frankly and freely about the ‘Time of Flowers.’