Egypt

July 11, 2001

03:00 GMT

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.

03:00 GMT

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

03:00 GMT

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

03:00 GMT

Russia is said to have tested a new defense system being marketed to Egypt, Greece, Iran and Libya and capable of ballistic missile interception.

03:00 GMT

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

03:00 GMT

Arab League Secretary General Amr Mousa has announced that Egypt will host next year’s Arab Economic Conference in Cairo.

03:00 GMT

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.

03:00 GMT

Egypt on Monday named 10 stars playing abroad for their World Cup qualifying team match against Namibia on Friday.

03:00 GMT

The upcoming Egyptian soccer season will kick off on September 14, with a match between league champion Zamalek and Goldy in Cairo.

03:00 GMT

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

03:00 GMT

Kuwait has failed to complete a deal for the purchase of anti-aircraft systems from Egypt, claims a report.

03:00 GMT

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,

03:00 GMT

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

03:00 GMT

Lebanese singer Waleed Tawfiq is gearing up to take a starring role in an Egyptian film along with the renowned Egyptian actress Yusra.

03:00 GMT

Rehearsals for the play Tiatro Lil Baya (Theater for Sale) directed by Sayyed Khattab, written by Mustafa Saad and costarring the popular singer Shaaban Abdel Rehim are underway.