Egypt

August 19, 2001

03:00 GMT

The European Investment Bank (EIB) recently presented the Egyptian Industrial Development Bank with an offer to cooperate with, and finance certain projects of, Egyptian companies looking for partners

August 18, 2001

03:00 GMT

The commander in chief of the US Central Command for the Middle East, Gen. Tommy R. Franks, met Saturday with Egypt's Defense Minister Mohammed Hussei

03:00 GMT

A recent interview with Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak has had its desired effect on the Israelis, according to the Jewish state's foreign minister,

03:00 GMT

Two Egyptians and three Lebanese allegedly involved in forging work permits have been arrested by the Egyptian authorities.

03:00 GMT

Egypt’s Zamalek has added former Ahli striker, Ghanian Ahmad Felix, to its team after paying his Liberty Club $150,000. Felix got a $100,000 deal for

03:00 GMT

The new US ambassador to Egypt, David Welch, arrived in Cairo Friday to take up his post, replacing Daniel Kurtzer who has moved on to Tel Aviv.

03:00 GMT

Egyptian young athletes have snatched two more gold medals in Africa’s Youth Champinship. The achievemnt was made in women’s pole vault and javelin.

03:00 GMT

The German distribution company, Metro AG, has announced it will invest $90 million in Egypt's wholesale markets.

03:00 GMT

The US investments in Egypt increased by 25 percent last year, reaching $2.735 billion.

03:00 GMT

Egypt has banned the import of live animals and meat products from Malaysia and Turkey over fears of foot-and-mouth disease.

03:00 GMT

The United States and Egypt on Friday mulled new ideas for resolving the current Middle East crisis, and a senior Egyptian official said the plans cou

03:00 GMT

Egyptian actor Yahia Al Fakhrani is currently gearing up for roles in two plays, Hallaq Baghdad (Baghdad Baber) and Al Malek Lear (King Lear).

03:00 GMT

Singer Medhat Saleh and actor Sharif Munir, who are reputedly close friends, have met again in their new film Melyon Sanat Hobb (Million Years of Love).

03:00 GMT

Egyptian stars Kamal Al Shinnaawi and Hussein Fahmi are meeting for the first time in the TV series A’alam Bidoun Asrar (World Without Secrets).

03:00 GMT

The German TV has sent a work group to Cairo to shoot a documentary film about the Sudanese artist Stuneh’s life history who is known for her folkloric songs and skills of henna variegation