July 9, 2000
Recently published statistics, reported in <I>Al-Iktissad Wal-Aamal</I> magazine have shown that the economic growth rate in Egypt dropped to nearly 4.5 percent in 1999, down from 5.3 percent in 1998.
The Suez Canal has contributed to the promotion of international trade between countries both north and south of it. The Suez Canal’s annual revenues as of June 1999 rose to $143.3 million compared to
Egypt has sufficient natural gas reserves for 100 years said the country’s minister of petroleum.
July 8, 2000
Iran's foreign ministry has organized a roundtable political discussion with Iranian and Egyptian experts to examine relations between the two countri
An Egyptian court handed a six-month suspended jail sentence Saturday to a writer who published a book describing Islam's holy book the Koran as the "
July 6, 2000
Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Barak is to meet with Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak before flying to the US summit, reported the Jerusalem Post, quotin
July 5, 2000
Forty-two jailed members of Egypt's Islamist militant group Jihad pledged Wednesday to support a ceasefire with the government and focus instead on "l
An Egyptian court Wednesday cleared 77 people charged with rioting on a highway near Cairo on March 5th, during which police opened fire on angry resi
Egypt and Iran have a "strong desire" to improve their relations and there are no big hurdles to clear, a senior Iranian parliament official said Wedn
July 4, 2000
Four more people have been arrested in connection with the case against an Egyptian-American human rights activist, bringing to 10 the number held in
US embassy official visited a human rights activist Monday three days after the US-Egyptian citizen was detained on charges of harming Egypt's image,
Egypt's state security court has sentenced 31 people, including three members of parliament from the ruling National Democratic Party (NDP), to jail sentences of up to 15 years for the parts they play
<b>Date:</b> Jul 4 - 7 2000 <b>Location:</b> Cairo International Conference Center, Egypt <b>Coordination by:</b> OK Trust
July 3, 2000
The Egyptian authorities arrested Monday four colleagues of an Egyptian-American human rights and democracy activist who was charged at the weekend wi
Egypt's national airline EgyptAir will resume flights to Libya at the end of this month after an eight-year break, a company official said Sunday. The