June 19, 2001
A recent survey revealed that 90 percent of Egyptians support strengthening inter-Arab economic ties. The government apparently agrees with public opinion, and has taken recent measures to further thi
An Egyptian ministerial committee chaired recently decided to offer local and international tenders for the construction of 11 new highways.
Compaq emerges a market force controlling 20 percent of the total computer sales in the region during the first quarter of 2001.
Iraqi Finance Minister and Deputy Prime Minister Hekmat Ibrahim met Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak in Cairo Monday, June 18, to explain Iraq's position on "smart" sanctions proposed by Britain and t
The Egyptian Minister of International Planning and Cooperation, Ahmed Al-Darsh, recently signed a project development contract with the Swiss Ambassador in Cairo, Plizer Judith.
On Sunday, June 17, the market kicked off with a negative tone with most blue chips heading south on depressed volumes. The active PAMI index sank 1.4 percent, while the broader PIPO index gained 0.3
June 18, 2001
Egyptian bank mergers have become a hot issue, and many discussions are underway as to how such moves could boost efficiency and develop capital bases
Lebanese Prime Minister Rafiq Hariri arrived in Tehran on Monday for talks with Iranian officials on bilateral and regional issues.
Egyptian Prime Minister Atef Ebeid said Sunday that his electricity minister would apologize for insulting a parliamentarian.
Egypt’s basketball team has bowed out of a friendly tournament in Spain due to Israeli participation.
Ahli’s newly appointed coach De Silva has said he will apply a new style to the club’s soccer plans, based on the Brazilian instead of the German scho
Despite its domination in the match, Egypt’s U-19 soccer team ended its late Sunday game in World Youth Cup against Jamaica with a 0-0 tie.
The United States is trying to stop Egypt from purchasing 50 No-Dong missile engines from North Korea.
Six Egyptian policemen were hurt in clashes on Sunday with thousands of Christians protesting against a graphic news story of a monk's alleged sexual
A police officer shot dead a young man during a confrontation that erupted when the officer intervened to break up a street fight in Al Agouza neighbo