Egypt

July 26, 2001

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Egyptian actress Najlaa Fathi is gearing up to shoot her new film Qanoon Sukkar (Sugar Law), in which she experiments with an alternative lifestyle.

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A recently published economic report reveals that Egyptian exports to the United States increased by 19.8 percent during the first five months of 2001, reaching $402.9 million.

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A major economic conference will take place the coming September in Cairo. Among the issues on the participant’s agenda are globalization, e-commerce and their implications on the region.

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According to economic sources, Egypt needs approximately $3 to $5 billion yearly in foreign investments to maintain a six to seven percent rate of growth. Currently, direct foreign investments stand a

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For the first time, Egypt produced petrochemical products from Egyptian raw materials (natural gases) and will export polyethylene to 15 European and African markets.

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Al-Jazira TV: Egypt considers political, economic measures against Israel  Egypt is considering adopting political and economic measures against Israel to protest its crackdown on the Palestinians in

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Egypt’s Orascom Construction Industries (OCI) held its extraordinary general assembly today, which approved the company’s second issuance of non-convertible bonds to the value of LE300 million.   The

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According to economic sources, Egypt needs approximately $3 to $5 billion yearly in foreign investments to maintain a six to seven percent rate of growth. Currently, direct foreign investments stand a

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On Tuesday, July 23, the market rebounded, albeit on low volumes of 2.8 million shares, as the PAMI index rose 2.0 percent to 6,102.1. Market sentiment was positive as investors began accumulating blu

July 25, 2001

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Egyptian Foreign Minister Ahmed Maher reportedly said in an interview this week that the US was losing patience with Israel's current policies, seeing

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In response to an appeal by Egypt, Saudi Arabia has agreed to explore the prospect of military cooperation with Sudan and to help the country in other

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Israeli authorities on Tuesday allowed a medical relief shipment sent by the Egyptian Physicians Association to reach Palestinians after a week’s dela

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The Egyptian international referee Gamal Ghandour has been chosen to run Ahli’s friendly match against Real Madrid on August 4.

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Egypt’s boxer Mohammad Abdel Hamid won the gold in the Francophone Games, while his teammate Ramadan Abdel Ghaffar lost the final match and came up wi

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Egypt’s youth soccer team won the bronze medal in the Francophone Games after defeating Cameroon 3-0 in Canada.