Egypt

August 27, 2001

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Israelis accused of slave trading are smuggling their victims through Egypt to Israel, says a report.

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Egypt won Sunday the men and women gold in Lebanon’s international tennis junior tournament.

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Libyan youth basketball team has moved to the finals of the Arab Championship after beating Egypt 80-75 in Tripoli on Sunday.

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Zamalek on Sunday defeated Kuwait Club 2-0 in a friendly tournament organized by Egypt’s Muqawiloon. The organizer lost its match against Ahli Dubai 0

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Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak said Sunday that Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon was "a man who only knows war and nothing about politics," and a

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Egyptian pop star Shaaban Abdel Rehim has decided to sue a female fan he accuses of being a stalker.

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Egyptian artists Madlin Tabar and Khaled Zaki meet in the new TV series Quloub Saghira (Small Hearts), which tackles marital woes and their negative effects on the children.

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Egyptian director Ahmed Saqer has nominated the actor Ibrahim Yusri to star in the series Hadith Al Sabah Wal Masaa (Morning and Evening Speech), replacing Kamal Abu Rayyah.

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A 25 percent increase in the flow of American direct investments to Egypt over the year 2000, made Egypt the fourth largest regional recipient of American direct investments.

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On Thursday, August 23, the market got off to a slow start, with most active shares opening slightly lower than the previous day’s close. However, heavier demand gradually emerged later in the day, an

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The Economist Intelligence Unit recently predicted that Egypt’s economic future seemed promising, with the nation’s GDP rising to 5.4 percent by 2005, from the current 3.2 percent.

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Recent reports reveal that Egyptian Prime Minister Atef Obeid estimates the overall national income from petroleum, tourism and taxes at the Suez Canal at 65 billion Egyptian pounds ($15.2 billion) pe

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Malaysian trade authorities recently announced that Egypt’s ban on livestock imported from Malaysia would have almost no economic impact on either country, save for ice-cream exports.

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A new social service facility, due to open in Alexandria soon, will include a center training young women in cottage cheese manufacturing, a computer center for some 550 trainees, a library and a dayc

August 26, 2001

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Saudi Arabia has launched an upgrade of its fleet of US-made airborne early-warning systems.