Egypt

July 30, 2001

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Egyptian director Khairi Bshara has nominated the actress Sharihan to star in his new film Raqs Al Rih (The Dance of the Wind) written by Yehia Azmi

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Kuwaiti singer Abdualla Al Ruweished earned the title of Best Arab Singer for his tune Akher Habeb (The Last Lover) at the Arab Video Festival held in Alexandria this week

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Egyptian director Asmaa Al Bakri is currently preparing for the new film Al Unf Wal Sukhriyah (Violence and Sarcasm), based on the story of the Egyptian writer Albeir Qseiri.

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A number of young Egyptian actors have recently appeared on the big screen. Some of these have become stars very quickly, while others have quietly captivated the audience.

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Egyptian actress Muna Zaki is planning an intimate gathering with family and close friends to celebrate her engagement to the young comedy star Ahmed Hilmi.

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Arab countries, with the notable exception of Egypt and Jordan, ploughed ahead Sunday, July 29, with plans to publish a blacklist of Israeli firms, and foreign companies doing business with the Jewish

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The Omani minister of industry and trade recently stated that a free trade zone between Oman and Egypt would soon be established

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The Egyptian Youth Ministry has allocated 93 million Egyptian pounds ($23.5 million) to establish youth centers throughout the country.

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<b>Date:</b> Jul 24 – Jul 25, 2001 <b>Location:</b> Cairo, Egypt <b>Specifics:</b> The conference will have participants from the Pan Arab countries and will discuss the e-business and technology

July 29, 2001

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An Egyptian IT and network security expert has warned that a computer virus that forced the Pentagon to close down its internet sites will emerge next

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Iraqi Foreign Ministry Undersecretary Nabil Najem arrived in Cairo late Saturday on a three day visit.

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A bomb threat on EgyptAir’s Munich-Cairo route delayed a flight for six hours on Saturday.

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A confessed Egyptian secret service agent, Adnan Shaker Sultani, who assassinated a key Lebanese publisher during the rule of the late Jamal Abdel-Nas

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Over 80 percent of Egyptians support warmer relations with Iran, according to a recent opinion poll conducted by the Al Ahram Center for Political and

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Egypt’s Zamalek has renewed its offer to buy Tarasana’s midfielder Mohammad Abdul Wahid. Tarasana has previously turned down the deal.