Egypt

April 30, 2001

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Egypt’s ministry of transportation plans to inaugurate for testing purposes a 217-kilometer stretch of railway link between Ismailia and Rafah. The project aims to end the isolation of Sinai from the

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Egyptian Prime Minister Atef Obeid has approved the opening of South Kantara Bridge, which traverses the Suez Canal, for testing purposes.

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On Thursday, April 26, investors were inclined towards cashing in on their profits made throughout the week, ahead of the weekend break. Market bellwether MobiNiL (EMOB.CA) inched down 1.27 percent f

April 29, 2001

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Dozens of Egyptian lawyers staged a rally on Sunday in solidarity with the Palestinian Intifada, while opposition parties and other professional assoc

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Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak abruptly returned home from economic and defense cooperation talks with President Vladimir Putin without completing a

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Israel and the Palestinians have agreed to a ceasefire, Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak told reporters Sunday after a meeting with Israeli Foreign Mi

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It has been reported that Kuwait has discussed with Egypt, last week, buying a share in Egypt's Midor oil refinery.

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The angry reaction of Egyptian at a decision by the Archaeological authorities to hold disco parties for foreigners in Luxor sites has led to a debate

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Egyptian Foreign Minister Amr Moussa will visit on Monday Saudi Arabia and Syria on a mission described by the Emirati daily, Al Bayan, as “urgent.”

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Israeli Foreign Minister Shimon Peres heads Sunday to Cairo and Amman to discuss the Egyptian-Jordanian peace initiative, equipped with the demand tha

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Few people would talk about the landmark composer, Mohammad Al-Qasabji, and his achievements in the modern Arab music history,

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The Egyptian singer Mustafa Amar participated in demonstrations organized Saturday by Palestinians at the refugee camps in south Lebanon,

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The general assembly of the actors’ associations, under the chairmanship of Yousef Shaaban, has unanimously voted against accepting belly dancers as members in the body

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The Egyptian actress Elham Shahin has been bitterly criticized for her role in the movie “Souq Al Mutaah“ (Pleasure Market).

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The foreign ministers of Egypt, Morocco, Tunisia and Jordan plan to meet next month in Rabat to discuss setting up a free trade zone among their countries, the Moroccan embassy said Thursday, April 26