Egypt

August 4, 2001

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Against all expectations, Egypt’s Ahli, Africa’s club of the century, had a historic victory over Europe’s number one Real Madrid, 1-0 on Saturday, ta

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The Egyptian Central Bank will announce changes to the foreign exchange mechanism on Sunday.

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Egypt’s basketball youth team lost its Australia match Friday with a 20-score gap in the world championship hosted by Japan.

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Real Madrid is in Cairo for the awaited friendly match with Africa’s century team, Al Ahli at Cairo Stadium 9:00 p.m. local time.

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An American citizen married to an Egyptian woman committed suicide last week at his home in the Al A’gamy area in Alexandria.

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Egypt denied Friday it threatened to oust the Israeli ambassador in Cairo, Zvi Mazel, and to close its borders with the Jewish state, describing such

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The follow-up committee on the Palestinian crisis formed at last year’s Arab summit in Cairo will meet there again next month, during a regular sessio

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Egypt and Libya will set up a $100 million joint venture for transporting oil and natural gas between the two countries, Egyptian Oil Minister Sameh F

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Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak may send his advisor Osama Al Baz or Foreign Minister Ahmed Maher on an urgent mission to Washington to discuss ways

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Thousands of people took to the streets in Jordan, Egypt, Lebanon and Qatar after Friday prayers to condemn Israel, three days after the assassination

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Box office receipts from Egyptian plays have been dismal for the year to date, sinking 50 percent compared to last year

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Egyptian actress Yusra has wrapped up shooting the video for her song Khalli Al Nas Thebb (Let People Love), directed by Enas Al Degheidi and filmed by Mohsen Ahmed

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Egyptian actor Ahmed Zaki is currently preparing to shoot a film about the Egyptian scientist Ahmed Zweil who won a Noble Prize in 1999

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Egyptian director Yasin Ismail Yasin is set to start shooting his new film Jarima Fi Fajr Al Khamis, costarring Safiyya Al Omari, Yehia Al Fakhrani and Ezzat Al Alayli

August 3, 2001

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Egypt’s Zamalek has asked the soccer federation to postpone its Super Cup match against Ahli to a later date.