Egypt

July 29, 2001

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Recent reports reveal that the gap between Egypt’s foreign currency reserves and spending dropped dramatically over the past three years.

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Egypt's Orascom Telecom (OT) has signed a deal in Cairo with France's Alcatel to supply equipment and solutions for OT's expanding mobile telephone network in Africa and the Middle East, the firms sai

July 28, 2001

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Egypt’s Copts are accusing security authorities of encouraging young women from their minority Christian community to flee their homes and marry Musli

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An itinerant clover vendor was beaten to death this week when he clashed with a customer over a bundle of the greens.

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The Egyptian Sports Club has trained a number of “police” dogs and is giving them the run of the facility in order to sniff out drug dealers and addic

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Turkish Foreign Minister Ismael Cem will arrive in Cairo next Monday for talks with his Egyptian counterpart, Ahmad Maher, on regional issues, particu

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Egypt’s Zamalek is mulling to invite England’s Manchester United for a friendly match in May at the opening ceremony of the club’s Hilmi Zamoura stadi

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Egypt’s women’s squash team will play Saturday for the world bronze against the USA, after they were defeated Friday by the host, Malyasia by 2-1.

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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