Egypt

April 1, 2001

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The United Arab Emirates, Egypt, Lebanon and Jordan are leading the way in building an Arab Internet economy by laying its legal, banking and communications foundations, a US consulting firm said Thur

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On Wednesday, March 28, investor sentiment remained decidedly bearish. The telecom sector was slammed, as MobiNiL (EMOB. CA) declined 4.02 percent to LE56.78 while Orascom Telecom –OT (ORTE.CA) fell 4

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NIRAB (UNAR.CA) announced FY2000 results ending December, in which NAI plunged 64 percent to LE8.8 million compared to LE24.4 million in FY99.The NAI drop came on the back of a 66.6 percent increase i

March 31, 2001

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Egypt's trade deficit dropped by nearly £E10 billion ($2.6 billion) last year.

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French President Jacques Chirac and his Egyptian counterpart Hosni Mubarak said late Friday they were "very worried" by the escalating Israeli-Palesti

March 30, 2001

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An Egyptian parliamentary delegation headed by Speaker Ahmed Fathy Srour left Cairo Friday for Cuba to attend the conference of the International Parl

March 29, 2001

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Fourteen Egyptian activists went into a hunger strike on Thursday to protest a decision by the authorities to bar them from delivering donations to th

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Hundreds of Egyptians will visit Israel this year to learn farming techniques, despite a cooling of political ties between the two countries, Israel's ambassador Zvi Mazel said here Wednesday, march 2

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A senior member of parliament in Canada's governing Liberal Party called Wednesday for one of his colleagues to resign from the cabinet after he was quoted as criticizing a Canadian company doing busi

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Orascom Construction Industries (OCIC.CA) announced that it will hold its FY2000 general assembly on April 10,2001. The GA will cover the year’s performance and amend financial results. Sinai Cement (

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On Tuesday, March 27, investor sentiment remained unchanged pressuring the PAMI downwards once again. The telecom sector was badly hit yesterday as MobiNiL (EMOB.CA) broke its major support level of L

March 28, 2001

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Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak will hold discussions with the President of the World Bank, James Wolfenson, regarding the bank’s plan to finance pro

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Lebanese artist Diana Haddad was selected by the Egyptian Organization for Cinema Critics and Writers as the best female singer of the year 2000

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Housing & Development Bank (HDBK.CA) held its ordinary general assembly on March 25, which approved FY2000 financial statements and the distribution of coupon #21 of LE4.00/share starting April 1

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On Sunday, March 25, the market recovered slightly in relatively quiet trading. Investors focused on blue-chip shares, which generally moved higher across the board. Telecoms contributed to the market