Egypt

May 10, 2001

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Egyptian Public Business Sector Minister stated that the Egyptian government has no intention of privatizing either the Suez Canal Authority, universities or railways, due to concern for repercussions

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Egypt’s giant Toshka irrigation project is 60 percent complete and water from the Nile will flow into the area of Upper Egypt in October 2002, according to the Minister of Water Resources and Irrigati

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Egypt’s giant Toshka irrigation project is 60 percent complete and water from the Nile will flow into the area of Upper Egypt in October 2002, according to the Minister of Water Resources and Irrigati

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The Egyptian cabinet has endorsed a multi-faceted plan for the oil sector, the goal of which is increasing Egypt's resources of foreign exchange.

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President Hosni Mubarak is scheduled to deliver the keynote address at the opening session of the sixth summit of the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA), which will open in Cairo o

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The National Egyptian Tunnels Authority recently concluded the required legal procedures to establish the first Egyptian joint stock company dealing with tunnels.

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The Egyptian minister of communication and information praised the a new Egyptian-British joint initiative to set up an information technology (IT) headquarters in London.

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On Tuesday, May 8, blue chips dominated trading pushing ahead in light of the MSCI inclusion at the end of this month. Market heavyweight MobiNiL (EMOB.CA) advanced 4.08 percent to LE67.39, as asks di

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The Misr-Iran Development Bank, the Misr International Bank and the Egyptian American Bank have recently offered new long-term investment options in the Egyptian markets.

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The National Egyptian Tunnels Authority recently concluded the required legal procedures to establish the first Egyptian joint stock company dealing with tunnels.

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Egyptian Public Business Sector Minister, Mukhtar Khatab, stated that the Egyptian government has no intention of privatizing either the Suez Canal Authority, universities or railways.

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Local banking sources expect the Egyptian Central Bank to lower the reserve rate from 15 to 10 percent in the near future, reports <I>Al-Sharq Al-Awsat</I> daily.

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At the beginning of the week, it was reported that the that the Egyptian government has decided to delay the signing of the association agreement with the European Union, which was expected to take pl

May 9, 2001

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A meeting on the setting up of an Arab free trade area opened proceedings in Rabat this Tuesday, gathering foreign minsters of Jordan, Egypt, Tunisia

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An advisor to the Egyptian minister of the economy, Mahmoud Mohiddin, has confirmed that Egypt is considering establishing a database on private secto