Egypt

August 24, 2001

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Egypt’s soccer federation might punish Ahli in case the club refuses to play the Sep. 14 super match against Zamalek, protesting against the date set.

August 23, 2001

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Egypt Telecom plans to complete the installation of 256,000 new telephone lines nationwide in August, company chairman Akil Bashir announced on Wednes

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A Japanese expedition digging for antiquities north of the Egyptian city of Sagarah has found a painting that goes back to the era of King Thutmose.

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The Egyptian judiciary has promoted 581 courtroom officials, judges and prosecutors to higher positions, the daily Al Akhbar said on Thursday.

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Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon only believes in using force to achieve his political objectives, the deputy chief of the Egyptian Shura Council f

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Holland’s soccer federation apologized to Egypt not sending referees to run Ahli-Zamalek Super Cup on Sep. 14, a match customarily administered by for

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Egypt’s youth handball team has moved a step forward after beating Algeria 23-21 in the world cup in Switzerland on Wednesday.

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Zakaria Oweiss, a suburban Washington gynecologist charged with murdering his wife a week ago, is due to appear in a US court on September 14.

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The celebrated Egyptian film director Yousef Shahin presents this week his new film “Lights, Camera, Action,” a foray into the topsy turvey world of musical comedy

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Egyptian singer Ghada Rajab flies to Tunisia this week to participate in a number of concerts, in which she will perform some of Um Kulthoum and Mohammed Abdel Wahab’s songs

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The young actress and renowned Egyptian ballet dancer Nadeen has announced that she will quit acting and continue as a ballet dancer with the Egyptian Opera Troupe.

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Egyptian actress Wafaa Amer will begin shooting her series Mawe’d Maa’Al Shuhrah (Appointment with Fame), scripted by Al Sayyed Radhi and directed by Musaad Foudah

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The Egyptian Central Bank recently instructed all commercial banks in Egypt to provide any foreign currency sum required by local customers.

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Shops situated along Alexandria’s boardwalks reported record sales this past July, averaging between 80 and 100 million Egyptian pounds ($18.8 to $23.5 million) daily.

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The Saudi Ajwa Food Industries Group has reportedly acquired 80 percent of Egypt’s Misr Gulf Oil Processing Co. earlier this summer. The company also revealed intentions to withdraw from Syrian market