Egypt

August 13, 2001

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Artist Laila Ulwi has threatened to withdraw from the series Hadith Al Sabah Wal Masaa (Morning and Evening Speech) after the screenwriter Mohsen Zayed’s refusal to rewrite the script at her request.

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A technical delegation from Egypt arrived earlier this week in Ireland to decide on the future of beef trade between the two countries, following a ban imposed by the Egyptian government on all EU bee

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A new manufacturing plant to produce petroleum pumps is under construction in Egypt’s Suez Zone, according to Al-Ahram daily.   Sameh Fahmy, Egypt’s Minister of Petroleum, revealed that a joint projec

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According to Egyptian press reports, Australia’s Novus Petroleum recently sold its Egyptian holdings to the American Apache Oil Corporation for $62 million. The two companies had joint ownership of th

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German authorities recently disclosed reports that the RWE firm intends to invest nearly one billion dollars in gas and oil prospection in Egypt’s over the next five years.

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Due to increased production of cement and petroleum industries, air pollution levels in downtown Cairo are reportedly 10 to 100 times higher than those deemed safe by the World Health Organization.

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A technical delegation from Egypt arrived earlier this week in Ireland to decide on the future of beef trade between the two countries, following a ban imposed by the Egyptian government on all EU bee

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Egypt’s water and sanitation projects will not be privatized in the foreseeable future. The private sector would, however, participate in managing them, thereby freeing government subsidies to be redi

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Recent reports reveal that Egypt’s rice export increased during the current agricultural season of 2000/2001 reached approximately 357,000 tons.

August 12, 2001

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Egypt's Ahli won 3-1 its match Sunday against Angola's Petro Atlatico in the quarterfinals of African League Champions tournament.

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The threat of a wider Middle East conflict is growing, with extreme-right Israeli minister Avigdor Lieberman calling on his government to treat Egypt

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Egyptian prosecutor general Maher Abdel Wahab is demanding a quick trial and the death sentence for a man known as the Al Basateen killer, who is accu

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The executive committee of the Egyptian opposition Labor Party has chosen Mahfouz Azzam to be party deputy head and Talat Remaih, the current party se

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Egypt’s youth basketball team has been placed 9th in the Japan-hosted world cup after beating Qatar 91-76 on Saturday.

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Egypt’s Zamalek has wrapped up a camp in Alexandria in preparation for a Sep. 7 semifinal match against Tunisia’s Ifriki in Africa’s Cup Winners Champ