July 11, 2001
Head of the Egyptian Parliament, Ahmed Fathi Sror, recently introduced a new law proposal criminalizing the practice of “renting” wombs, whereby a woman may receive payments for carrying another coupl
Egyptian businessman Ahmad Issa Badir was reportedly detained in Suez for supposedly attempting to forge commercial ties with Israel.
The US-based ITT Industries has won a $143 million contract for the sale of six SPS-48E three-dimensional radar systems to the Egyptian army.
On Monday, July 9, the market was split with the PAMI value weighted index losing a marginal 0.06 percent. Orascom Telecom lost approximately 9 percent of its GDS value yesterday to close at US$2.95/s
July 10, 2001
Syria's Abdul Hamid Sarraj, famed for overseeing the liquidation of the Syrian Communist Party as the head of the Deuxieme Bureau internal security fo
Russia is said to have tested a new defense system being marketed to Egypt, Greece, Iran and Libya and capable of ballistic missile interception.
The Egyptian Ministry of Interior said on Monday that fugitive Abd Rabboh, one of those accused of riddling a high-ranking intelligence officer with b
Arab League Secretary General Amr Mousa has announced that Egypt will host next year’s Arab Economic Conference in Cairo.
Kuwaiti Defense Minister Sheikh Jaber Al Hamad Al Sabah said Monday that he "does not rule out" an Egyptian role in a recent Gulf Arab defense pact.
Egypt on Monday named 10 stars playing abroad for their World Cup qualifying team match against Namibia on Friday.
The upcoming Egyptian soccer season will kick off on September 14, with a match between league champion Zamalek and Goldy in Cairo.
Egypt’s squash star Wageeh Amir will end his career Tuesday with a match against former world star Jahangir Khan, and a farewell festival on the occas
Kuwait has failed to complete a deal for the purchase of anti-aircraft systems from Egypt, claims a report.
Egyptian actor Hisham Abdel Hamid is boning up on history to perform the character of the late Egyptian writer Yousef Al Sibeai in a TV series,
Despite his short lifetime, Sayyed Darwish is viewed as one of the most prominent musicians of the 20th century. He had a huge impact on the development of Arab music