Egypt

July 7, 2001

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Two human rights groups have blasted the Egyptian government's decision to prosecute 52 men before an Emergency State Security Court on charges of "ob

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A plan to develop Africa which will be presented to an Organization of African Unity (OAU) summit in Lusaka next week, calling on African leaders to "

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Belgian Prime Minister Guy Verhofstadt and his foreign minister, Louis Michel, will soon embark on a tour of the Middle East.

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The Egyptian-Sudanese Joint Higher Committee convenes Saturday in Khartoum to discuss ways of enhancing bilateral ties, as well as the latest developm

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Egyptian Electricity and Energy Minister Ali Al Saeedi is due to visit Cyprus in late July to discuss the tapping of oil and gas reserves off the east

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Egypt's debts have dropped by 50 percent over the last ten years, according to a recent study issued by the Center for Studies and Research of Develop

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The World Bank has approved a three-year program for Egypt, potentially providing the Arab African country with up to $1.5 billion in loans.

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Syrian actress Raghda has been tapped for the role of a martyr’s mother in a new movie about the Palestinian uprising, or Intifada, against 34 years of Israeli military occupation.

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Egyptian singer Anoshka and his Lebanese counterpart Wael Kfouri will make their debut on the big screen in the film Jahim Fawq Al Sahab, costarring Laila Taher and Salah Abdulla

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Egyptian director Yousef Shahin has refused to enter his latest film, Sukout Hansawwar, in the Cairo film festival in October, saying the only appealing international film fest for the screening would

July 6, 2001

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The International Hotel & Restaurant Association launched at the annual congress in Egypt “the Young Hotelier of the World Award 2001, the Environment

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A regional bureau responsible for coordinating Nile river development among Sudan, Ethiopia and Egypt would be opened in the Ethiopian capital

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Egypt’s Foreign Minister Ahmad Maher left Friday for Lusaka, heading Egypt’s delegation to the seventh session of the summit of the Organization of Af

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Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak has denied US intelligence reports that his country aims to produce intermediate-range missiles, saying Cairo does no

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BP Egypt announced Thursday that is has reached agreement to purchase TotalFinaElf’s 50 percent interest in the West Mediterranean Deep Water Area Con