Egypt

July 24, 2001

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In an effort to promote the import of Egyptian goods to Uganda, Egypt recently offered the African State a six month, $10 million credit line.

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Egyptian Prime Minister Atef Ebeid recently described the newly implemented state budget as “The biggest…in Egypt's history”. The new budget is part of an aggressive campaign, initiated by President H

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Increased economic cooperation between Egypt and Jordan was recently discussed at an Arab economic and industry conference held in Cairo.

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The Egyptian Minister of Health recently announced that the government would cover the cost of medical care for those who could not afford it through the end of the current year.

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On Sunday, July 22, market sentiment proved mixed, with a weak start pushing the PAMI index down to touch a new low of 5930.2. Fortunately, bottom fishers soon emerged managing to lift the active inde

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Egyptian authorities recently announced that 25 businesses were privatized last year resulting in profits of approximately 2.5 billion Egyptian pounds ($633 million).

July 23, 2001

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Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak’s political advisor, Osama Al Baz, said on Sunday in Cairo that Iran and Egypt had no conflicting interests.

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Some 135 Egyptians have been killed and 929 injured in the last three years during rural clashes related to government “reform” policies, economic res

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The editor in chief of the Cairo-based weekly Sawt Al Ummah on Sunday denounced a Coptic Christian lawyer for accusing the paper of inciting sectarian

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The United Nations should be restructured to become more representative of all member states, human rights activists said Sunday at the end of an anti

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Egyptian Foreign Minister Ahmad Maher on Sunday underlined the need to send international observers to the occupied Palestinian territories “regardles

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Egypt’s table tennis star Sayyed Lashin has snatched the gold in the Francophone Games after defeating Romania’s champion in the final.

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Four Egyptian boxers have qualified for the finals in the Francophone Games, thus securing at least four silvers.

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Egypt’s youth team has lost its match against Morocco in the Francophone Games by penalty kicks 3-5, and will play for the bronze against Cameroon on

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Egyptian actor Yunes Shalabi is headed to Alexandria to take the stage in the play Shawerma, after recovering from a stroke.