May 29, 2001
Palestinian and Israeli security officers are due to hold a security meeting Tuesday amid seemingly unstoppable tit-for-tat attacks. Two Palestinians
Composer Issam Karika has wrapped up the music for the play Raqasni Ya Sahbi (Get Me to Dance, Buddy) written by Ahmed Afifi and directed by Samir Al Asfouri.
Director Mustafa Al Shal last Saturday began shooting the first scenes of the new historical and religious series Al Imam Iben Majah, written by Ayed Al Ribat
Egyptian artist Mohammed Munir is currently visiting Tunisia to bone up on his starring role in a documentary film about the life history of the late artist Paul Klee,
Egyptian Prime Minister Atef Obeid said on Monday, May 28, that his country would sign a trade liberalization pact with the European Union after the government starts implementing a plan to overhaul t
Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak is expected to approve the second and third phases of Egypt’s VAT law in the near future. The first phase of the the General Sales Tax Law went into force nearly a dec
On Monday, May 28, the Egyptian Finance Ministry offered 91-day Treasury bills valued at LE 400 million for auction on May 30. The issue is to take place the following day.
The Egyptian Industrial Parliamentary Committee has recently demanded a review of prices of gas purchased from foreign companies.
Egyptian minister of agriculture and land reclamation estimated that the total arable land currently available in the Arab world to be 198 million hectares.
A new joint Egyptian-American project aims to add Egypt to the list of countries permitted to export pharmaceutical products to the US and other industrialized nations.
May 28, 2001
The Arab Fund for Social and Economic Development signed Sunday a loan agreement offering 27 million Kuwaiti dinars ($88 million) to Egypt in order to
By Jon Pattee Senior English Editor Albawaba.com - Amman Egypt's sentencing of a prominent human rights activist to a seven-year jail term has reaped
The head of the Egyptian Coptic Church, Pope Shenouda III, urged all Arab countries on Sunday to unite in order to combat Israel’s policy of aggressio
The Egyptian celebrated actor Noor Al Sharif has shown great enthusiasm for the new series “Nuqtet Nizam” (Point of Order) by director Magdi Abu Amirah,
The Egyptian actress Mervat Amin is currently reviewing the script of a TV series on the life of the Lebanese writer, May Zayadah, who was renowned for setting a literary salon