Egypt

August 14, 2001

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World bodybuilding champion, Egyptian Anwar Amawi, is in Japan to defend his title that he won in Finland in 1997.

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Ahli’s defender Ibrahim Said is expected to join England’s Bradford after Charlton deal failed. Turkey’s Bursaspor is interested in his teammate, Same

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A high-ranking Egyptian delegation is poised to travel to Washington under the directives of President Hosni Mubarak for consultations on the deterior

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From drug Mafias and prostitution rings in the films Al Embrator (The Emperor) and Al Basha, the director Tareq Al Erian has taken a turn towards a simple love story in the film Al Sullam Wal Thuaban

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Egypt’s festival bureaucrats have chosen four films to participate in the formal competition of the International Montpellier Cinema Festival on October 26

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Saudi promoters in the Gulf states began hyping the album Ana Qalbi Masaken Shaabiyyah (My Heart Is a Popular Dwelling) by the Egyptian singer Mohammed Munir last week

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A new ready-to-wear clothing manufacturing plant is planned at the Ismailia Free Zone. Capital for the plant’s establishment is estimated at five million dollars.

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On Sunday, July 12, the CASE continued its upward trend adding to its gains made last week. The PAMI index added 67 points or 1.11 percent to close at 6,090.0.   Most stocks posted gains excluding Lak

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Egypt’s decision to raise the price of the dollar against the Egyptian pound has been deemed a success, according to the Governor of Egypt’s Central Bank, Ismail Hassan.

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A new ready-to-wear clothing manufacturing plant is planned at the Ismailia Free Zone. Capital for the plant’s establishment is estimated at five million dollars.

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Land rental rates in the Domiat and Ismailia free zones will drop by 50 percent, for investment projects which export at least 50 percent of their output to foreign markets.

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Egyptian authorities will soon allocate residential land at no charge to low-income families throughout the country. These real-estate subsidies are provided by the new Mortgage Leasing Law, recently

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Egypt’s Prime Minster Atif Ubaid recently visited the new port of Sukhna, located 54 kilometers south of Suez. Ubaid's visit aimed to clarify the state role in the first port to be managed by the priv

August 13, 2001

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The Dubai Court of First Instance on Sunday sentenced an Egyptian housecleaner to three months in jail for harassing a Palestinian woman.

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The Egyptian Telecom Co. is gearing up to launch phone cards, dubbed Marhaba (Hello) cards, which are expected to hit the market nationwide in the nex