Egypt

July 10, 2001

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A senior executive in the Egypt Aluminum Company, the sole crude aluminum manufacturer in the country, recently announced that it intends to expand its production by 25 percent in the 2003 fiscal year

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On Sunday, July 8, the market appeared on hold as investors remained on the sidelines waiting for market bellwether, MobiNiL, 1H FY01 results due out today. Accordingly, volumes were low recording at

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Official reports state that the World Bank recently approved $150 million in loans to Egypt to be provided within the next three years.

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Official reports state that the World Bank has recently approved $150 million in loans to Egypt to be provided over the next three years. Possible beneficiaries of the grant will be discussed at a fut

July 9, 2001

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Israeli Foreign Minister Shimon Peres said Monday that he would visit Egypt next week at the invitation of Cairo.

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A British woman who claims her two young children were abducted by her estranged husband in Egypt has been offered foreign office support in her fight

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Egypt’s blue chips led a wave of decline amid sluggish trading in the first half of 2001.

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Money laundering and drug trafficking could create an illusory business boom in Egypt and seriously harm the economy.

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Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak warned Israel on Monday to stop making threats to get rid of Palestinian President Yasser Arafat, saying it would be

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Egypt and Iran are holding talks on visa procedures for Iranians who want to visit the Arab country's Islamic sites.

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Egypt’s Ahli and Zamalek will face off in the first ever Super Cup match, scheduled on the new season’s kick-off on August 31.

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Egypt’s weightlifting teams have moved ahead at the world level as they achieved 4th-8th positions among 55 participants in the world championship in

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Egypt’s youth team made history Sunday by defeating Paraguay 1-0 and winning the third seat at the FIFA’s World Youth Championship.

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An Egyptian court will examine next Thursday a case filed by eight members of the opposition party Al Wafd against the party leader, Noman Goma’h, dem

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An Egyptian court is due to hear on Monday the case against the controversial feminist writer Nawal Al Saadawi, who is accused of insulting Islam.