Egypt

August 12, 2000

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The US National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) has released an extensive report into the crash of an EgyptAir Boeing 767 last October, but said it

August 11, 2000

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The nephew of an EgyptAir co-pilot, accused of deliberately crashing a Boeing 767 into the Atlantic last October, has dismissed FBI fresh allegations

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A US report says Egypt's projected economic growth of 6 percent is overly optimistic and that Egypt's "economy is in a grip of a downturn."

August 10, 2000

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Egyptian prosecutors ordered the release of activist Saadeddin Ibrahim and four colleagues on bail, ending over a month of detention.

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An Egyptian official says that Cairo will not let the United States dictate its policies or allow any interference in the case of the detained rights

August 9, 2000

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Responding to criticism from international human rights groups, Egypt's attorney general said Tuesday that activist Saadeddine Ibrahim has not been fo

August 8, 2000

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Egyptian government projections of the country's economy sustaining a 6 percent growth level are overly optimistic, according to a report by the US embassy in Cairo.

August 7, 2000

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Thomson Financial BankWatch, the bank agency rating, recently announced that it was cutting Egypt's Sovereign Risk Rating outlook down from positive to stable, although the country’s risk rating prese

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Misr International Bank (MIBank) presented its second quarter unaudited financial results with a one-percent growth in net profits.

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Bank Melli Iran and Bank of Industry and Mines are considering acquiring the remaining 79.64 percent of Cairo-based Misr-Iran Development Bank, presently held by Bank of Alexandria and Misr Insurance

August 6, 2000

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Egyptian prosecutors charges US-Egyptian rights activist Saadeddin Ibrahim with having contacts with US intelligence services, which carries up to 25

August 2, 2000

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(MEBG) - The overnight interbank rate for the Egyptian Pound more than doubled from 6 percent on Thursday July 27, to 12.25 percent on Sunday July 30.

August 1, 2000

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Kuwait's national squash team gears up for Arab Squash Championship, which to be launched in Cairo next Saturday

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Egyptian police arrest three brothers on suspicion of killing the man who murdered their father 17 years ago.

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(MEBG) - ENI's presence in Egypt began in 1954 in the Gulf of Suez. Today, he company is the second largest foreign oil company active in the country, and the largest natural gas operator. In 1999 ENI