Egypt

July 1, 2001

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Egypt’s Mohammad Abdul Fattah has won the 160-km gold medal of the Arab Biking Tournament in Idlib, Syria.

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An Egyptian newspaper editor has landed an extra two weeks in jail for allegedly accepting bribes in exchange for halting his paper’s “defamation camp

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The United States is warning that Egypt and Israel may soon be slapped with sanctions that would affect the transfer of technology to these Middle Eas

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An Egyptian trade fair currently being held in Tehran will improve economic and political relations between Egypt and Iran, said the head of the Egypt

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Egyptian military liaison officers crossed into Israel on Saturday to participate in a joint investigation into how an Egyptian border policeman was k

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The Ukraine has been awarded the contract for a project to produce and launch Egypt's first reconnaissance mini-satellite.

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Director Ahmed Khader has not decided yet who will perform the role of the late artist Suad Hosni, Cinderella of Arab cinema, in an upcoming film, but is circulating the famous glass slipper.

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The Egypt Distribution Company is asking three comedy stars, Adel Imam, Mohammed Heneidi and Alaa Waley Eddin, to postpone the release of at least one of their films to lessen box-office competition t

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The seventh Cairo Radio and TV Festival will kick off on Monday evening at the Information Production City. The festival will include an opera, A’lam A’rabi Wahed

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Egypt and France recently signed an agreement providing 25,000-tons of French wheat to Egypt, according to <I>Al-Gomhuria</I> daily.

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In a recent meeting attended by Prime Minister Atef Ebeid and several Egyptian business figures, various ways of promoting the country’s industrial sector were discussed.

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Egypt and France recently signed an agreement providing 25,000-tons of French wheat to Egypt. The shipment is due to arrive in Egypt this coming August.

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Bilateral cooperation between Egypt and China is expanding at leaps and bounds, according to Nomaan Galal, Egypt’s ambassador to China.

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The Small Industries Association in Egypt’s Ramadan 10th industrial city has demanded exemption from registration fees for manufacturers, such as that offered to residential associations of the city.

June 30, 2001

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Egypt lost its last chance to qualify to FIFA World Cup finals, as it was defeated 0-1 by Morocco Saturday night