Egypt

July 3, 2001

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In a mixed week for the Arab stock markets, Jordan’s ASE index gained 2.3 percent closing at 140.86 points, while the Egyptian Hermes Financial Index continued its downward trend falling 2.8 percent t

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An international conference for Investment Opportunities and Trade in Egypt is soon to be held in London.

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Thursday’s market halted its losing streak and gained some ground. The active PAMI index edged up 0.79 percent to 6,346.6, while the PIPO index inched down 0.36 percent.   Telecom companies lead the r

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The Deputy Governor of the Egyptian Central Bank, Mahmoud Abu Al-Oyoun, and the Egyptian Minister of Treasury, Medhat Hassanein, will soon begin a tour to promote a $2 billion denominated bonds issuan

July 2, 2001

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By Mahmoud Al Abed  English News Editor Albawaba.com - Amman  In Arab culture, there is nothing so humiliating as having to beg for your daily bread f

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Egypt’s Arab Manufacturing Authority has chosen July 11 to roll out its first set of A-8 advanced training aircraft, which it has manufactured in coll

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Egypt’s soccer team will face Ghana in the FIFA’s Youth Championship’s semifinals after its dramatic 2-1 victory over Deutschland Sunday.

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Egypt’s soccer league has decided to file an official complaint at the African federation against the referee who ran its Saturday match against Moroc

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Iran on Monday gave an upbeat assessment of normalization talks with Egypt, but stopped short of giving an exact date for full restoration of ties.

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Against a backdrop of rising regional tensions, Egypt and Libya will hold a summit before the end of this week.

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Palestinian President Yasser Arafat will travel to Egypt's Mediterranean city of Alexandria on Monday for talks with President Hosni Mubarak and visit

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Egypt’s cash-strapped Cassette Producers Society is studying the possibility of lowering the pay of singers starting next winter season.

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Negotiations are currently underway to resume the Ramadan comedy episodes Nas Wa Nas (People and People), centering on the duo Mustafa Hussein and Ahmed Rajab

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President Hosni Mubarak has awarded Arts and Sciences Medals to the stars of the film Ayyam Al Sadat (Sadat Days).

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The European Commission (EC) recently announced that it has decided to drop the temporary ban imposed on Egyptian potatoes.