Egypt

November 6, 2000

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The number of American tourists visiting Egypt during the first nine months of 2000 reflected an impressive 48 percent increase compared to the corresponding period of the previous year.

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Egypt\'s tourist industry, a major part of the country\'s economy, has been hurt by the continuing violence in the Palestinian territories, Egypt\'s tourism minister was quoted as saying Wednesday.

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This September, the value of Egypt’s crude oil exports grew to $118 million, compared with the $104 million of the previous month.

November 5, 2000

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President Hosni Mubarak\'s party on Sunday secured more than 80 percent of the seats contested so far in Egypt\'s legislative elections, a day after t

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At least 14 people drowned on Sunday when two buses plunged into a canal in southern Egypt.

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Islamists have bolstered their foothold in Egypt's parliament, while President Hosni Mubarak's party has won at least half of the seats contested so f

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Poussy’s full name is Safinaz Mohammad. The actress, married to Nour El Sharif (Watch out for HIS real name next week), comes from a long line of aristocracy. Her grandmother is one of the Turkish ari

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Sharihan’s full name is Sharihan Khourshed. Her father Ahmad Khourshed is one of Egypt’s pioneers in the realm of media production and her brother Omar Khourshed was one of the first guitarists to sta

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Sabreen’s full name is Sabreen El Hilou. Believe it or not, the actress comes from a long line of talented relatives. Her entire family owns one business, the best of its kind; a circus. The family ow

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The beautiful young actress, Farah, is returning to the Silver Screen with a novel idea.

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Yusra has been invited to participate in this year’s Toronto Film Festival.

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Ihab Tawfiq will be a rich man in love in his debut movie.

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The father acts while the son directs. What Hollywood has witnessed throughout the 90’s, Egypt will be witnessing now. Legendary actors throw their children into the movie-making arena.

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Egypt is a significant oil producer and a rapidly growing gas producer. The Suez Canal and Sumed Pipeline are strategic routes for Persian Gulf oil shipments, making Egypt a focal point in world energ

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Egypt is a significant oil producer and a rapidly growing gas producer. The Suez Canal and Sumed Pipeline are strategic routes for Persian Gulf oil shipments, making Egypt a focal point in world energ