July 19, 2001
Egypt’s antiquities police in Minia governorate have uncovered the base of an lotus-shaped obelisk with Pharaonic inscriptions in a baker's backyard.
The Dinamo Bucharest football team beat Egypt’s Zamalek 3-2 Wednesday at the end of the International Friendly Football Championship in Romania.
Seven Egyptian tennis players advanced to the second round of the Arab Tennis Championship for youth under 18, underway in Cairo.
Egypt’s basketball team will face his Ukrainian rivals Thursday at Alexandria’s World Friendly Championship.
Iraqi Minister for Foreign Affairs Naji Sabri Al Hadithin on Wednesday reiterated Iraq’s pride in the Arab nation’s opposition, spearheaded by Egypt,
British Minister for Middle East and North Africa Affairs Bin Bradshow arrives in Egypt Thursday for talks with top Egyptian officials on the Palestin
A new study says that Nile flooding, not earthquakes, sank two ancient cities that have been recently discovered just off Egypt's Mediterranean coast.
The trial of 52 Egyptian men accused of having gay sex was adjourned till August 15 to allow the defense more time to prepare for the case.
The new Egyptian TV series Nafaqah Wa Talaq Wa Muakhar Sadaq explores the problems and hardships faced by young men in their quest for a wife after graduation.
Egyptian actor Emad Rashad has begun shooting his romantic drama series Awqat Masrouqah Min Al Zaman (Moments Stolen from Time),
For reasons as yet murky, Lebanon’s Future TV has rejected the idea of inviting Egyptian belly dancer Dina to be a guest on the program Ya Umri
Director Ibrahim Al Shuqanqiri has begun shooting the comedy series Hanrouh Al Esm (We Will Go to the Police Station),
The establishment of a joint Arab pharmaceuticals market was recently suggested by the head of the Egyptian Pharmaceuticals and Medical Supplies Manufacturing Chamber, Jalal Ghurab.
The Egyptian cabinet will soon discuss implementing a five-year tax exemption to businesses benefiting from the country’s modernization program, in an effort to further promote the new plan.
July 18, 2001
Kenya has rejected a bid from Egypt's Orascom Telecom Co. to acquire a stake in the Kenyan Communication Co., said press reports on Tuesday.