Egypt

August 26, 2001

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Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak is planning a tour of European and Arab nations in early September, as part of Egypt’s "political and diplomatic cont

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Decades of overwhelming military superiority in the Middle East have made Israel wary of upstarts, and recent US refusals to share information on its

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Egyptian and Libyan officials will hold a joint meeting in the Libyan capital of Tripoli on Sunday to discuss ways of activating an initiative aimed a

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The legal consultant of the Egyptian Composers Society has decided to cancel the registration of a large number of songs in her records because their tunes were allegedly borrowed from international s

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Egyptian actress Dalal Abdel Aziz has unveiled a TV series entitled Beitak Beitak (Your Home), which is being written especially for the couple Dalal and Samir Ghanem.

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The Egyptian Sirocco Aerospace Company has disclosed plans to purchase several new Russian Tupolev Tu-204-120 aircrafts.

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Egypt’s Minister of Public Business Sector, Mukhtar Khattab, recently revealed that 17 companies and factories were sold in entirety to private investors during the fiscal year 2000/2001.

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The number of tourists visiting Israel in the first seven months of 2001 fell more than half from a year earlier, as violence from the Palestinian uprising scared visitors away, the tourism ministry s

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Egypt has launched an invitation to tender to expand Borg Al-Arab airport near the northern Mediterranean port of Alexandria, Transportation Minister Ibrahim Al-Dumairi told reporters Thursday, August

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On Wednesday, August 22, the market continued to slide on lack of stimulating news. The PAMI index fell 61 points or 1 percent to 6,054.9. Orascom Telecom, OT, declined 2.27 percent to LE17.68 still p

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Egyptian and Palestinian businessmen set up a joint chamber of commerce in Cairo Saturday, August 25, to counter the closure by Israel of a Palestinian chamber of commerce in Jerusalem, they told repo

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Egypt’s Prime Minister Atef Ebeid estimates the value of overall savings of Egyptian citizens at local commercial banks at 280 billion Egyptian pounds ($66 billion), compared with EP 252.4 billion in

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Egypt’s Prime Minister Atef Obeid estimates the value of overall savings of Egyptian citizens at local commercial banks at 280 billion Egyptian pounds ($66 billion), compared with EP 252.4 billion in

August 25, 2001

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Egyptian Prime Minister Atef Ebeid ha said that increasing the country's resources of foreign currencies leads the government's priorities.

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The Egyptian Minister of Planning and International Cooperation, Ahmed Al Darsh, narrowly escaped death after his car collided with another at Port Sa