Egypt

August 1, 2001

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Kakdu, the Saudi company for agricultural development recently stated that it plans to establish an agricultural trade center in Egypt in the near future

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The Suez Canal Authority has recently announced that beginning on July 26, large freight vessels carrying as much as 220,000 tons of cargo have been able to pass through the canal.

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Egyptian authorities recently decided to speed the privatization process of companies owned jointly by both the state and private individuals.

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On Monday, July 30, market activity rose in comparison to last week, as shares traded recorded at 3 million. The PAMI index started off well, rising at the beginning of the session to breach the 6,000

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Thirteen Arab countries, with the notable absence of Egypt, Jordan, Morocco and a handful of Gulf states, met Monday, July 30, for the second day to bolster the Muslim world's economic boycott of Isra

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A new government project, for the construction of 4,500 housing units in Cairo, is soon expected to commence. The project’s investment costs are estimated at approximately EP 500 million ($127 million

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Egyptian exports constitute a dramatically lower portion of the nation’s gross domestic product (GDP) than do exports in neighboring countries.

July 31, 2001

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Turkey wants to soothe Arab worries about its military ties with Israel, and could use its contacts with both sides to calm the Palestinian-Israeli co

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For the first time, the Bush administration has publicly expressed concern over the prospect that Egypt has developed a No-Dong-class intermediate-ran

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Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak will meet with Palestinian President Yasser Arafat at the northern seaside resort of Borg al-Arab, near Alexandria. T

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Egyptian Minister of Administrative Development Mohammed Zaki Abu Amer announced Monday that the national administrative reform project would begin in

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Egypt’s water ball team will take part in the world championship to be held in Turkey from August 7-20.

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An Egyptian police officer has had his pay slashed and been moved to another beat as punishment for physically and verbally assaulting two doctors.

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Qatar’s Arabi team will replace Bahrain’s Rifaa Gharbi in the soccer friendly tournament organized by the Egyptian Muqawiloon from August 25-September

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Cairo has been chosen to host a conference entitled Media for Children, to be held in June 2002.