Egypt

May 2, 2001

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Kuwait has turned down an Egyptian proposal to invest in an oil refinery because it is partly owned by Israel and "unfeasible" economically, Kuwaiti Oil Minister Adel al-Sebeih said in a report publis

May 1, 2001

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Egypt is seeking the Bush administration support to use US military aid for the purchase of two European-designed submarines.

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The main opposition Egyptian group, the Muslim Brotherhood, has repeated its accusations that the authorities have arrested three of its members to pr

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Kuwait will not take part in any projects involving Israel, said Oil Minister Adel al-Sabeeh on Monday.

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Egypt’s bickering opposition parties put aside their differences on Monday to attend a conference in solidarity with the Palestinians and Lebanese.

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The military wing of the Islamic resistance movement Hamas, Ezziddine el-Qassam, on Tuesday claimed responsibility for the death of a Jewish settler i

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Young director Amr Bayyoumi has proposed that actress Shireen Riad co-star with Hanan Turk and Tareq Lutfi in the upcoming movie “Kul Shaie Sahl”

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Singer Majedah al-Roomi plans to co-star in a romantic film with actor Ahmed Zaki, once screenwriter Ahmed Bahjat finishes turning out the script,

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The Holding Company for Housing, Tourism and Cinema officially announced its intention to sell its 70.54 percent stake in Misr Hotels –Hilton (MHOT.CA). The HC will begin to review bids starting June

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On Sunday, April 29, the market started weak on lack of news to stimulate buying. Helwan Cement (HELW.CA) was the exception, as April 29 was the record date for its LE5/share cash dividend. The share

April 30, 2001

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Egyptian education authorities have finished with preparations to cope up with 745.000 Egyptian students due to sit for the General Secondary School E

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Asia Pacific national tourism organizations (NTOs) representatives in the Gulf claim that Gulf travelers are looking more to the Asia-Pacific as again

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Egyptian and Saudi Air Forces will hold on Tuesday war games with live ammunition at King Fahd Air Base in Taef.

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Jordan’s security agents have arrested 13 Islamists, including an Egyptian, for allegedly plotting to carry out terrorist acts against Israeli and Wes

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The Egyptian singer and actor Mohammed Fuad is making preparations to star an action film entitled “Rihlat Hubb” (Love Journey), which he wrote.