Egypt

July 12, 2001

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Preparations are currently underway to produce an ultramodern animated film based on an opera called Al Layla Al Kebira (Great Nights)

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On the 57th anniversary of the death of the late singer Asmahan on July 14, Faisal Al Atrash, her nephew, repaired her grave.

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Pop singer Shaaban Abdel Rehim has asked his lawyer to sue the international fast food chain McDonald’s for 250,000 pounds

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Sudan and Egypt have signed a series of agreements, the central of which involves the implementation of a joint agricultural strategy.

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Treasury bonds continue to be the major player on the Egyptian Securities Market, where in recent weeks they have accounted for 66 to 70 percent of all exchanges on the local bourse.

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Energy giant British Petroleum (BP) recently acquired shares of the French Total Fina Company in a gas excavation privilege off Egypt’s Mediterranean coasts.

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On Tuesday, July 10, the market backpedaled, trading slightly lower on light volumes, after market bellwether MobiNiL released expected earnings of LE110.0 million for its 1H FY01. The PAMI index fell

July 11, 2001

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Reports of leadership disputes within the Egyptian Labor Party over an alleged government offer to lift the ban on the organization are untrue, the pa

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By Mohamad Baali Albawaba.com - Cairo  The editor in chief of the Cairo-based An Nabaa newspaper, which is locked in a lawsuit over an article on an e

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An EgyptAir plane made an emergency landing at Bahrain Airport on Tuesday after a passenger fell ill.

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A Scotch mother whose daughter was kidnapped by her Arab ex-husband two years ago has used another recent case to raise the issue of the need for a go

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Ahli’s striker Mohammad Guda has left to Switzerland following a row with his club. He’s signed with FC Arad and is demanding his contract with Ahli b

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Egypt’s youth soccer team, the world’s third place winner, will face Bulgaria on Thursday in the Francophone Championship hosted by Canada.

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Mustafa Khaleel, a retarded Egyptian swimmer snatched the third place of Florida Masters competition in which 60 healthy competitors raced for 325 km.

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The Sudanese opposition Umma Party on Tuesday asked Egypt and Libya to pressure neighboring countries to back peace efforts in Sudan and to close thei