Egypt

March 24, 2001

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After an absence of two years, the great Egyptian singer Ali al-Hajjar returns to his audience in a new album featuring his own music and lyrics

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Inspite of winning international awards for his movie Jannat al-Shayateen, the famous Egyptian star Mahmoud Hemeida is suffering both physical and mental pain

March 23, 2001

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Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon said Friday that he did not ask US President George W. Bush's administration to stop Washington's aid to Egypt, af

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Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak said Egypt will adopt a new stance toward Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon if there is any substance to reports he

March 22, 2001

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Six Egyptian newspapers have decided to halt printing as of March 31 if the authorities remain intransigent regarding lifting a ban imposed on Asha’b

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Britain's BP Amoco PLC said it has agreed with Italy's ENI SpA and Egyptian General Petroleum Corp. to build a gas-liquefaction plant in Egypt.

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Arab health ministers will hold their regular 25th session on March 28 in Cairo.

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Six journalists working for Egypt’s Al Aalam Al Yawm started Wednesday an open sit-in at the Press Association offices in Cairo in protest against wha

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Ehab Tawfic has released his latest album entitled “Habib Alkalb”.

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Hani Shaker has released his latest album entitled ”Jarhi Ana”.

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Italy’s Eni and BP Amoco have reached an agreement to build a natural gas liquefaction plant in Egypt, according to an Eni source on March 21st.

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The US aircraft manufacturer Boeing announced Wednesday, March 21, that it would upgrade 35 Apache attack helicopters for Egypt in a deal worth $400 million.  A statement from Boeing's aircraft and mi

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Arab leaders are expected to make progress on economic issues as they stumble over endemic political differences when they meet next week in Jordan for a summit, officials and analysts said.  "Politic

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Alexandria Cement (ALEX.CA) announced FY2000 results ending December, in which NPAT fell sharply by 81.7 percent to LE7 million compared to LE38.6 million in FY99. The huge drop in NPAT came as a resu

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On Tuesday, March 21, the market continued its recovery initiated earlier in the week. Investors focused on blue-chip shares. Helwan Cement (HELW. CA) gained 1.07 percent to close at LE42.49. Eastern