Egypt

May 11, 2001

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During his visit to Egypt Thursday, Israeli Minister Without Portfolio Danny Naveh visited Azzam Azzam, the Israeli citizen sentenced in 1997 to 15 ye

May 10, 2001

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The United States has asked Egypt about reports of arms smuggling from Egypt to the Gaza Strip, and has been told that Egypt is strongly opposed to an

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Egypt says its military is stronger than it was on the eve of the 1973 war with Israel.

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Egypt’s prosecutor general plans to refer 15 Egyptians to the state’s Higher Security Court on charges of embezzling and otherwise misusing 68.5 milli

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Jordan expressed displeasure on Wednesday with Israel's reaction to a Jordanian-Egyptian initiative to end the escalating situation in the Palestinian

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The French University in Egypt is scheduled to open next October.

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Israeli Cabinet Minister Dan Naveh was scheduled to travel to Cairo on Thursday to meet with Egyptian officials to explain his government’s position r

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Egypt's permanent delegate to the UN, Ahmed Abul Gheit, has said that Africa has the right to two permanent seats on the UN Security Council.

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Atef Salem has managed to finish directing his new film “Fares Dhahr Al Khail” (Horseback Knight) despite a crushing illness that forced him to use a wheelchair

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Syrian drama director Mohammed Fardos Atasi is embarking on his first joint Syrian-Egyptian TV drama. The script is hammered out by Egyptian writer Samir Al Jamal.

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The chairman of Egyptian TV’s Economic Department, Medhat Zaki, has agreed to allocate 4 million pounds for the production of the series “Rajol Fi Zaman Alawlamah”

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Egyptian workers employed outside their homeland will soon be afforded insurance, according to a plan announced last week by Egyptian Prime Minister Atef Obeid.

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The joint Egyptian-Moroccan Committee will convene May 10 in Rabat under the supervision of both states’ ministers of economy to discuss further cooperation between the two countries, which has grown

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Egyptian economists have been voicing criticism over the government’s contracting strategies and policies for handling the present economic recession in local markets.

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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