June 9, 2001
In a sign that the government has won this round of a battle over a new tax, hundreds of Egyptian merchants have started reopening their shops on Cair
The first woman to head Egypt’s television station, Tumader Tawfiq, died Friday at the age of 80.
A lawmaker from Egypt’s Ahrar opposition party, Ragab Hilal Hamidah, has asked that Prime Minister Atef Ebeid be brought before Parliament to answer q
CIA chief George Tenet, on a regional tour aimed at bolstering the Palestinian-Israeli ceasefire, met in Cairo Saturday with Egyptian President Hosni
At a cost of EP10 million, an Olympic swimming pool was inaugurated in Luxor, Egypt, with the aim of promoting sports tourism in the fascinating old c
Russia beat Egypt Friday in the Paris four-team basketball tournament, in which France and Slovenia are also taking part.
Egypt’s national basketball team is due to meet their Jordanian and Qatari counterparts in two friendly matches in Cairo on June 22 and 27 respectivel
Ahli and Ghazal Mahilla will meet for the Egypt Cup soccer final next Friday after they snatched wins Friday from Kanaa and Maaden respectively.
The speaker of Egypt’s Parliament, Ahmed Srour, on Friday denied reports that he would hold talks with Israel’s representative to a meeting on interna
The London-based human rights watchdog, Amnesty International, said Friday it was "gravely concerned about the ongoing detention" of 54 young Egyptian
The Arab economic conference due in Cairo in November is set to discuss a proposal to establish an Arab bank to provide financing for joint Arab inves
CIA chief George Tenet was to hold talks in Cairo with Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak on Saturday after meeting with Israeli and Palestinian securit
Egyptian comedy actor Yunes Shalaby suffered a stroke in Al Medinah Al Munawarah yesterday after performing Umra rituals, according to Saudi press reports.
Popular Egyptian singer Shaaban Abdel Rahim has decided to skip the services of his songwriter, Islam Khalil, who penned his smash hit Ana Bakrah Israel
Retired artist and current producer Huda Ramzi has convinced singers Kathem Al Saher and Nawal Al Zughbi to debut in the romantic film Zeedini Eshkan