Egypt

June 3, 2001

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Jordan's mobile pioneer, Fastlink, stated that it is ready to invest some $130 million in the Aqaba Special Economic Zone (ASEZ) to establish, among other projects, a wireless local loop (WLL).

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Total investment in projects of drinking water, sanitation and roads in Egypt’s northwestern coast has reached 1.908 billion Egyptian pounds ($490.8 million), stated the minister of housing.

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Falafel, a universal food in most of the Middle East, was reincarnated Thursday, May 31, as McFalafel at Cairo branches of McDonald's.  The US fast food chain will serve falafel, a fried dish of chick

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Egyptian Prime Minister Atef Ebeid and Saudi oil minister Ali bin Ibrahim Al-Nuaimi studied Saturday, June 1, oil and gas cooperation between their two countries, the official SPA agency said.  After

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BP has discovered natural gas in the Mediterranean Sea off the Egyptian city of Alexandria that will have an initial production of 28 million cubic meters (980 million cubic feet) a day, the governmen

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A preliminary accord has been involving the construction of an overland pipeline to carry natural gas from the Egyptian gas terminal in El-Arish on the Mediterranean coast.

June 2, 2001

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Lebanese Foreign Minister Mahmoud Hammoud has invited his Egyptian counterpart, Ahmad Maher, to pay an official visit to Lebanon.

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A joint Egyptian-Sudanese marketing company will be set up soon in order to increase trade between the two countries.

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A British trade delegation will visit Cairo on Sunday for talks with Egyptian official and businessmen on boosting trade ties.

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Two men, a Lebanese and Egyptian, were seriously injured in separate neo-Nazi attacks following the latest wave of bloody anti-foreigner assaults in G

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Egypt to Face Morocco on June 29 in WC2002 Africa Qualifiers – Albawaba.com © 2001 Al Bawaba (www.albawaba.com)

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Ahmed Hossam Abandons Belgium’s Anderlecht for Dutch Ajax Amsterdam – Albawaba.com  © 2001 Al Bawaba (www.albawaba.com)

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Egyptian and US Marine forces will conduct maneuvers dubbed “Eagle Hunter 2001” on Sunday in Egypt.

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Egyptian Prime Minister Atef Ebeid will visit Jordan on Monday to deliver a message from President Hosni Mubarak to Jordan’s King Abdullah.

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In an unprecedented move, the Azhar Committee has approved the screening of the film Mohammed Khatam Al Anbiyaa (Mohammed the Last Prophet),