Egypt

May 13, 2001

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The Egyptian Public Business Sector minister, Mukhtar Khattab, has recently stated that, to date, half of Egypt’s 314 public companies have been privatized.

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The Egyptian Minister of Public Enterprise has recently stated that, to date, 50 percent of Egypt’s 314 public companies have been privatized.

May 12, 2001

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Syrian President Bashar Al Assad, who arrived in Oman on Saturday, will discuss the ongoing Israeli-Palestinian clashes with Egypt's President Hosni M

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Middle Eastern Arab countries moved toward launching a major regional transport network at a ministerial session in Beirut calling for more coordinati

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Egypt's state-owned Telecom Egypt has picked an inopportune time to seek a strategic investor, with global telecom operators slowing down expansion in

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Egypt plans to increase joint military exercises with Arab and Western countries.

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Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak has sent US President George W. Bush a message on the "deteriorating situation in the Middle East."

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Syrian President Bashar Assad will visit Egypt “in the coming days” for talks with his Egyptian counterpart Hosni Mubarak on the latest situation in t

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The Special Olympics, an international athletic competition for the disabled, has chosen Egypt for its Middle East and North Africa (MENA) headquarter

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The Arab League’s Higher Committee will meet in Cairo at the end of May to discuss the joint Egyptian-Jordanian peace initiative aimed at quelling the

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Egyptian singer Hakim is feeling the sting of his colleague Mohamed Al Helou. Helou criticized Hakim of being ignorant of the importance of English vocalist Sting

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The United Nations plans to host a screening of the Egyptian film "Sadat Days," which examines the life of the assassinated Egyptian president.

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Egyptian actresses Nadia Al Jundi and Elham Shahin have agreed to heat up the silver screen in “Al Raghbah”, based on the American play “A Streetcar Named Desire”

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In a coup for Egyptian director Mohammed Fadhel, singer Mohammed Fuad has agreed to costar in the TV series “Amira from Abdeen” which is written by Osama Anwar Ukashah

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Music videos from industry legends and rising stars in 18 Arab countries will hit the screen at the second Oscar Video Festival, which will be held in Alexandria