Egypt

July 27, 2001

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The Egyptian government has decided that all ministries, official bodies, and companies affiliated to the public enterprise sector, must use the servi

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An Egyptian diplomat on Thursday urged Arab states to ensure success for the World Trade Organization (WTO) meeting due in Doha next November, saying

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Egypt’s Ministry of Telecommunications and Information Technology is considering reducing tariffs for local and international calls before October, Mi

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Turkish Foreign Minister Ismail Cem will pay a visit to Egypt next Monday and Tuesday to discuss developments in the Middle East.

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Egypt’s ministry of economy and foreign trade is to establish a new Internet site to offer investors and businessmen adequate information on the Egypt

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Egypt has decided to open 100 youth centers in underdeveloped areas on a yearly basis.

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German Foreign Minister Joschka Fischer will hold talks Friday in Berlin with Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak to discuss the deteriorating situation

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Egypt’s youth soccer team will arrive home Saturday after three achievements: Chili’s friendly tournament, world cup and Francophone Games’ bronze med

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Egypt’s U-19 women squash team has qualified for the world cup final after defeating India 3-0. They will face Malaysia, the host, Friday.

July 26, 2001

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Coptic lawyer Mamdouh Nakhleh said Wednesday he planned to withdraw a complaint against the newspaper Sawt Al Ummah for articles allegedly inciting se

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An Egyptian state security court took a hard line on Wednesday, preventing the lawyers of 52 defendants accused of illegal sex acts from obtaining a c

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Iran has presented 1,000 books on Persian culture to the Egyptian library in Alexandria.

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Both Israeli and Egyptian officials denied Thursday a TV report that Cairo was leaning towards imposing diplomatic and economic sanctions on Israel.

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Egyptian Foreign Minister Ahmed Maher met on Tuesday with French President Jacques Chirac, bearing an high-level message on the Middle East crisis and

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Egyptian women’s youth team will meet India in the world squash championship’s quarterfinals in Malaysia. Reports expect an easy win for the Arab coun