July 29, 2001
Egyptian director Raafat Al Mihi's literary debut, published recently in Paris, was banned on entry to Egypt.
The 58th Venice International Film Festival will honor Egyptian director Yousef Shahin as part of a special program entitled (Greetings to Three Bosses).
Egyptian singer Hisham Abbas has filed a slander suit against a newspaper demanding compensation of two million dollars
A protocol aiming to promote business cooperation between Egypt and Poland is expected to be singed this coming September.
Exports from Egypt’s Port Said free trade zone (FTZ) have reached $115 million in the year 2000, according to the head of the General Authority for Investment and Free Zones (GAFI).
In a positive week for Arab stock markets, the Saudi, Lebanese and Palestinian bourses were the best performers. Saudi Arabia’s NCFEI all-share index rose 2.9 percent to reach 2,468.97 points, its hig
Egypt recently began intensive negotiations with various Arab funds regarding a $1.5 billion loan for the current fiscal year 2001/2002.
Recent reports reveal that the gap between Egypt’s foreign currency reserves and spending dropped dramatically over the past three years.
Egypt's Orascom Telecom (OT) has signed a deal in Cairo with France's Alcatel to supply equipment and solutions for OT's expanding mobile telephone network in Africa and the Middle East, the firms sai
July 28, 2001
Egypt’s Copts are accusing security authorities of encouraging young women from their minority Christian community to flee their homes and marry Musli
An itinerant clover vendor was beaten to death this week when he clashed with a customer over a bundle of the greens.
The Egyptian Sports Club has trained a number of “police” dogs and is giving them the run of the facility in order to sniff out drug dealers and addic
Turkish Foreign Minister Ismael Cem will arrive in Cairo next Monday for talks with his Egyptian counterpart, Ahmad Maher, on regional issues, particu
Egypt’s Zamalek is mulling to invite England’s Manchester United for a friendly match in May at the opening ceremony of the club’s Hilmi Zamoura stadi
Egypt’s women’s squash team will play Saturday for the world bronze against the USA, after they were defeated Friday by the host, Malyasia by 2-1.