Egypt

May 8, 2000

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A Syrian ship carrying 165 tons of nitric acid lost a part of its load Saturday before sinking off the Egyptian Mediterranean coast, the Egyptian pres

May 7, 2000

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Zamalek's unconvincing 2-1 victory over Ethiopia's Bon disappointed the Egyptian spectators who expected to enjoy a one-sided match similar to that of

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Harsh criticism of a Syrian writer, dubbed the new Salman Rushdie for an allegedly blasphemous novel, was described as intellectual terrorism and misi

May 5, 2000

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Egypt is to sign a treaty legalizing the status of the Arab Organization for Human Rights, the first of its kind between Cairo and a regional non-gove

May 4, 2000

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The US administration has accentuated the Egyptian government's success in fighting terrorism and promoting international cooperation in the fight aga

May 3, 2000

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<b>Date:</b>May 3 - 5 2000 <b>Location:</b>Cairo International Conference Center, Egypt <b>Coordination by:</b>Prestige

May 2, 2000

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Egypt's state electricity body is to become a limited company, enabling the government to privatize it 49 percent, the government daily Al-Gomhuriya s

May 1, 2000

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Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak tried Monday to reassure his people that the country's liquidity problems were under control, saying there would be n

April 30, 2000

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Egypt is preparing to sell off a stake in fixed-line telecom monopoly Telecom Egypt, Prime Minister Atef Obeid said in comments published Saturday. "T

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Egyptian Foreign Minister Amr Mussa said Saturday that a meeting on Arab-Israeli peace with his counterparts from Saudi Arabia and Syria should take

April 29, 2000

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Egyptian Prime Minister Atef Ebeid said his government will meet every day "for the next two weeks" starting immediately to tackle a monetary crisis p

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   A new car appears every nine minutes on Cairo's traffic-choked roads, according to traffic department statistics published Friday.  Last year,

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Assistant U.S Secretary for Near Eastern Affairs Edward Walker said Friday that there was still hope for the Syrian-Israeli part of the peace process

April 28, 2000

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The 350-year-old Beit Seheimi, an architectural jewel in the heart of Islamic Cairo, is soon to open its doors to tourists after six years of restorat

April 27, 2000

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Egypt's grand mufti, Sheikh Nasr Farid Wassel, branded smokers as "sinners" in remarks published Wednesday and announced the launch of a countrywide a