Egypt

June 3, 2001

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Total investment in drinking water, sanitation and roads projects in Egypt’s northwestern coast have reached LE1.908 billion ($490 million), said Mini

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Two Palestinian brothers were killed Sunday near the West Bank city of Ramallah when their car overturned on Sunday after it came under fire from Jewi

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Egypt is holding its biggest ever belly-dancing festival. The week-long event has attracted nearly 300 participants from 18 countries,

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Singer Mohammed Fuad has set up a big concert at Nadi el Shams in Cairo, which was attended by more than 1000 persons. Fuad sang for one hour and a half continuously

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Rehearsals for the new play “Talateen Youm Hubb” which began Saturday are underway, marking the welcomed return of the Egyptian actress Samah Anwar to the theater

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The Egyptian actresses, Hala and Maya Shiha, will also be sisters in a new TV series entitled “Al Mursal Ilaiha Zawjati Al Azizah”, directed by Said Al Rashidi.

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Invitations have been extended for the first time in Egypt for attending a film on a CD. The film is “Gala Gala,” costarring Gala Fahmi and the emerging singing star, Fares

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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, across the Sinai Desert to

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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.