Egypt

June 6, 2001

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Renowned Egyptian soccer referee Gamal Ghandour will run the Confederations Cup semi-final match between Brazil and France scheduled for Thursday in S

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France’s Montpellier club has refused a $100,000-demand by the Egypt’s Ahli to renew the contract of handball star Ashraf Awwad, now playing with the

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Egypt will host the Arab youth tennis tournament for the seventh consecutive year. 15 Arab teams will take part in the event, scheduled for July 13-20

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Egyptian equestrian teams will embark on a three-month tour of east Europe to take part in ten competitions in Hungary, Slovakia and Czech.

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Egypt has announced that its ban on Irish beef imports will remain in force until at least October.

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During a visit to Cairo on Tuesday, the head of the US Joint Chiefs of Staff, Henry Shelton, said that his country had no intention of withdrawing US

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The intervention of outside mediators at a conference of lawyers on Tuesday just barely headed off fistfights between supporters and opponents of the

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Egypt formally consented on Tuesday to accept newly appointed Israeli ambassador Gideon Ben-Ami.

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In a few days, actress Hala Sudki will begin shooting the new film Wa Hanat Sa’at Al Intiqam (The Hour of Revenge Has Come), about a female French language teacher

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Adel Imam, Said Saleh and Yunes Shalabi who achieved great success in the play Madrasat Almushaghibeen, their paths will cross again this year in the film Ameer Althalam

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After a five-year break from television, Egyptian actress Laila Ulwi is preparing to costar in a television series based on the writings of Nobel Prize-winning writer Najeeb Mahfouze.

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Cairo’s bourse continues its downward trend with trading volumes remaining low, mainly due to the turbulent regional politics, the general feeling of a deep recession and the continuous instability in

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An Athens Chamber of Commerce and Industry delegation is presently in Cairo to discuss joint projects in the sectors of raw building materials, textiles, food products and chemicals.

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Egyptian Minister of Transportation has instructed the National Railways Authority to execute maintenance operations for all local rail networks.

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A recent article in the <I>Washington Post</I> sent a chill though the headquarters of the Israeli Electric Corporation. Referring to a natural gas pipeline, which when complete would stretch from Egy