Egypt

June 11, 2001

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Renowned actor Mohammed Riyadh is currently shooting the outdoor scenes of the new series Al Madhi Yaoud (The Past Returns), directed by Mohammed Al Naqly.

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Wael Nour may have secured his first-ever lead role in the film Al Tifl Al Umlaq (The Giant Child), the story of a kindergartener who suddenly becomes the size of a grown-up

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In another sign of warming ties between Cairo and Damascus, Syria’s recent Egyptian Film Week kicked off a film aptly entitled The Lovers.

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Tareq used to feel that he was a stranger to the masculine world. Outwardly, he was a man, but his behavior and conduct were decidedly feminine.

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Actor Ahmed Adam has turned to theater production for the first time. The Egyptian star plans to startle his audience by directing just like Mohammed Subhi,

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The Arab Radio and Transistor Company, Telemisr, has contracted a British firm to assist the company’s restructuring and development plans, announced Telemisr chairman.

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A delegation representing the Public Exporters Association of the Egyptian Chamber of Commerce is scheduled to visit Moscow this coming July.

June 10, 2001

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The National Bank of Egypt (NBE) has bought the shares of the Israeli Merhav Company in the Middle East Oil Refinery (Midor) for 600 million pounds ($

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The Egyptian Press Association plans to celebrate Journalist's Day on Sunday with sits-ins and a ceremony to honor high achievers in their field.

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A Kuwaiti parliamentary delegation arrived in Egypt on Saturday to bolster cooperation between the two countries’ legislative bodies and discuss regio

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Egypt’s Ismaili has agreed to sell its soccer star Rida Sika to Belgium’s SC Charleroi, while Al Masri hasn’t reached a deal over Mohammad Abu Greisha

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Egypt’s Zamalek is secretly probing a corruption case after EP100,000 disappeared over six months of the basketball team and the club’s sports schools

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Egypt’s handball team lost again, this time to Slovenia 24-25, in Paris four-team tournament after their defeat before Russia on Friday.

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Egyptian Premier Atef Ebeid recently denied as baseless reports that the chief of the country's bourse had resigned over corruption charges, but confi

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Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak will review an Egyptian-European Union association agreement and set a date for its conclusion during a meeting to be