Egypt

June 27, 2001

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Iraqi Deputy Premier and Minister of Finance Hikmat Al-Azawi has praised Egypt’s efforts to alleviate the suffering of the Iraqi people at a recent meeting in Egypt.

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In association with the International Unilever Company, the Egyptian Rashid Investment Group recently established two new companies costing 375 million Egyptian pounds ($94 million).

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On Monday, June 25, market sentiment was lukewarm, despite the positive news from Suez Cement. The PAMI remained nearly flat at 6,466.6 while the PIPO index inched down 0.45 percent to 1,564.1.  The c

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Egyptian Electricity and Energy Minister Ali Fahmy al-Saidi will visit Cyprus in late July to discuss the tapping of lucrative oil and gas reserves off the eastern Mediterranean island, officials said

June 26, 2001

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Sudanese opposition leaders opened a meeting in Cairo on Tuesday in what a spokesman described as a "last-chance" bid to coordinate African and Arab i

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Lebanese Prime Minister Rafiq Hariri said Tuesday in Cairo that the occupied Shabaa Farms were Lebanese, adding that “Israel should immediately withdr

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Egypt's defense chief has pledged that the army will keep pace with changing technology and combat doctrine in the West.

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An Egyptian beauty contest company is accusing the paper An Nabaa, already under fire for sparking Coptic Christians to riot, with labeling its execut

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The Egyptian Pilot Association has denied as baseless a Newsweek report claiming that Egyptian officials admitted to American investigators that the c

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Egypt’s national soccer team has left for Rabat to face Morocco in an elimination match on Saturday in World Cup qualifiers.

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Egypt’s football league will not take part in the September 2-16 Mediterranean Games hosted by Tunisia due to member teams’ commitments during that pe

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Egypt’s soccer team has moved on to quarterfinals in the World Military Cup after beating Cyprus 2-1 on Monday.

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Ahead of a court hearing in Egypt to decide whether the Israeli Shas Party's spiritual leader, Rabbi Ovadia Yosef, could be indicted for anti-Arab rem

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The first United Nations General Assembly special session on HIV/AIDS was plunged into disarray Monday by a filibuster by Muslim states over the parti

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Egyptian officials say the country's former ambassador to Israel, Mohammed Bassiouni, who was recalled last year, has tendered his resignation just af