March 19, 2001
The Egyptian opposition MPs took advantage of the sessions held to respond to the government statement by condemning its policies
Noble Affiliates, Inc. announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, Samedan, Mediterranean Sea, Inc., and its partners have been selected by Israeli Electric Corp.
Egypt's minister of electricity Ali al-Saidi announced Sunday that one or two electrical power distribution companies will be privatized later this year.
March 18, 2001
The Union of Egyptian Banks is considering setting up a security control mechanism for e-banking.
Although most of the Gulf Arab markets ended the week on a positive note, the Cairo Stock Exchange followed the negative trend of international markets, and ended the week 7.5 percent lower.
The Royal Dutch/Shell Group of Companies (Shell) announced today that it has finalised a Concession Agreement with the Egyptian General Petroleum Corporation (EGPC) to allow the Fayum Gas Company, a S
Misr International Bank –MIBank (MIBA.CA –MIBDq.L) released FY2000 results ending December, in which net in-come plunged 19.9 percent to LE204.85 million compared to LE255.75 million in FY99. The bott
This week the CASE was decidedly in the red with all major stocks heading south. Lack of news and major stock markets declines pushed investors to liquidate their positions to stand on the sidelines t
Kuwait's foreign population, which vastly outnumbers its own citizens, dropped by 4.7 percent last year, according to an official report published Saturday, March 17. The number of foreigners living
Egypt expanded security around tourist sites Saturday, March 17, in the pharaohic city of Luxor after a three-day hostage ordeal, the state news agency MENA said. "Any person or car entering or going
March 17, 2001
Egyptian exports to Germany increased by 14 percent between January and October 2000, compared to the same period of 1999.
Egypt’s Engineering Consultants Group (EGC) won a bid to design and build Al Ahram Village, the first smart village in Egypt, to be located on the Des
The Egyptian Internet company Encube has won a Microsoft prize for the construction of a website about Egyptian cities (www.misrcities.com) that emplo
An Egyptian stabbed on Saturday a Japanese tourist, a 40 year old lady, in the Jiza area.
In the Egyptian film Kalam Al-Leil, filmmaker Inas al-Degheidi characteristically chooses a topic full of potential for explicit scenes and sexually loaded dialogue.