Egypt

June 27, 2001

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A Saudi sheikh has been ordered to pay his estranged wife $270 million in a legal dispute spanning two decades.

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At least 10 people have been killed, six of them over the weekend, in Sudanese government bombing raids on the southern town of Raga, which fell to re

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Jordan’s state security court plans to review the case of an alleged terrorist ring, after a higher court in April overturned the life sentences hande

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80 Egyptian members of parliament will arrive in Rabat Saturday to support their national soccer team in their 2002 world cup heat match against Moroc

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Egypt’s basketball team will play a friendly match against Qatar in Cairo Wednesday in preparation for the African Nations Cup to be held in Morocco i

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Egypt’s soccer team will face North Korea on Wednesday in the World Military Cup finals.

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Egypt and Tunisia have agreed to join forces to combat organized crime, international terrorism and drug trafficking.

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A group of 80 Egyptian lawmakers will arrive in Rabat Saturday to support their national soccer team in their 2002 world cup heats match against Moroc

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A special Egyptian committee on Wednesday stood poised to prevent a film entitled The Days of Sadat from being screened at 35 movie theatres across the nation

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Egyptian actor Noor Al Sherif has accepted an offer to perform the role of Saif Al Dawlah Al Hamadani in a historical television series.

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Egyptian singer Ehab Tawfiq has postponed the shooting of his first screen role until he finishes defending his doctoral thesis, Music and Singing in the 20th Century

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Iraqi Deputy Premier and Minister of Finance Hikmat Al-Azawi has praised Egypt’s efforts to alleviate the suffering of the Iraqi people at a recent meeting in Egypt.

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In association with the International Unilever Company, the Egyptian Rashid Investment Group recently established two new companies costing 375 million Egyptian pounds ($94 million).

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On Monday, June 25, market sentiment was lukewarm, despite the positive news from Suez Cement. The PAMI remained nearly flat at 6,466.6 while the PIPO index inched down 0.45 percent to 1,564.1.  The c

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Egyptian Electricity and Energy Minister Ali Fahmy al-Saidi will visit Cyprus in late July to discuss the tapping of lucrative oil and gas reserves off the eastern Mediterranean island, officials said