Egypt

July 28, 2001

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A joint private Egyptian-Saudi-Syrian company has been set up to build a cement factory in Syria to take advantage of laws barring cement imports, des

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A large American construction company and an affiliate have been indicted on charges of participating in a vast criminal conspiracy to cheat the US go

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The 3,000-year-old sculpted head of a statue of an Egyptian queen has been returned after being smuggled to Britain almost a decade ago.

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Egyptian singer Mohammed Munir has spent the past few months in Greece, Germany and Egypt, shooting the video for a folk song called Soyaso

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Tunisian singer Latifa opened the second Arab Video Festival in Alexandria on Thursday with bits of songs from her new film Sukout Hansawwar (Quiet, We’ll Shoot)

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Egyptian director Mohammed Mishaal has given the Egyptian Broadcasting Corporation a TV series, Al Nawares (Seagulls), to be broadcast next Wednesday.

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The Egyptian song Rami has won the 9th Mic Golden Award at the Arabic Song Festival organized by the Arabic Radio Stations Union in Damascus

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