Egypt

April 15, 2004

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Some of the region’s leading thinkers and decision makers will gather in Tunis in June to build a vision of the Arab World’s economic and technological development over the coming thirty years.    Or

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Egyptian billionaire and majority owner of Orascom Telecom Holding Naguib Sawiris plans to set up a private television channel in Iraq that will compete with the US-funded Al-Hurra channel. The new ch

April 14, 2004

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Shiite leader Moqtada al-Sadr has agreed to drop all his conditions in negotiations with the US-led occupation and abide by the guidance of the highes

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President Bush said Tuesday night (early Wednesday Middle East time) he is willing to send more American soldiers to Iraq.

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Egypt's latest sensation Ruby has announced that she will not sing at any wedding party, despite the numerous offers has been receiving from Egyptian businessmen

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Egyptian folk singer Shabaan Abdul Rahim has recently released a new song “Ya Am Ya Arabi”, in which he accuses Ariel Sharon of being behind the September 11th attacks on the US

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Lebanese singer Ragheb Alama was shocked when he heard of recent circulating rumors that a dispute between him and Egyptian singer Ehab Tawfiq had broken out over a song

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The Bahrain Monetary Agency has granted a license to the Bank of China to establish a Representative Office in Bahrain. The Bank of China is a wholly state-owned commercial bank, regulated by the Chin

April 13, 2004

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The arrest of a suspected "terror group" in Jordan thwarted an unprecedented attack that could have killed thousands of civilians, Jordan's King Abdul

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Egypt and South Africa have launched talks on creating a free-trade zone, which would include Nigeria and Kenya, Alaa Shalaby, Advisor to the Egyptian

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At least two Saudi policemen were killed in a shootout with armed men at a checkpoint on a road between Riyadh and Qassim, 40 kilometers north of the

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A Saudi security officer and an armed man were killed during a clash in an eastern neighborhood of Riyadh Monday evening, an Interior Ministry officia

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Egyptian actress Hala Shiha revealed that she had unfortunetly called off her engagement to resigned squash player Ahmad Baradah after realizing that it will not work out between them

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Egyptian actress Hanan Turk has denied circulating rumors that a dispute brokeout between her and her actress Muna Shalabi during the filming of "Ahla Al Awkat" (The Best of Times)

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An Egyptian parliament member sent a request to the Minister of Information demanding that Egyptian television should be prohibited from airing and sponsoring events held by singers like Lebanese sing