Egypt

May 3, 2001

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Plans for a joint Egyptian-South Korean economic cooperation committee were discussed in Cairo recently. The Korean mission, which will continue on to Algeria and South Africa, is the first Korean sal

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A German diplomat has revealed that the German Metro Retailing Group is intending to invest DM 200 million ($95 million) in Egypt.

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Egypt is hoping to raise 25 billion Egyptian pounds in foreign investments over the next five years to help offset the economic slowdown it is experiencing.

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Since its acquisition of 66 percent of Torah Cement (TORA.CA),Suez Cement (SUCE.CA /SUCEq.L) for the first time recognized Torah Cement and Suez Bag Company (SBAG.CA).  Suez Cement released its FY2000

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On Monday, April 30, the CASE remained stable with most investors eyeing Helwan Cement (HELW.CA). The stock distributed a cash dividend of LE5.0/share, but only dropped LE2.98 to LE41.85. Other cement

May 2, 2001

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In a move to connect more institutions and firms to the information superhighway, Egyptian Internet companies are gearing up to provide free services.

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Sudanese President Omar Bashir will pay a short visit to Cairo in the middle of next week to discuss the regional and international developments in ad

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Egypt’s streets now host two million homeless children, and many of them are prey to drug pushers, according to a recently released report.

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Egyptian Foreign Minister Amr Moussa left Saudi Arabia on Tuesday after discussing the Israeli-Palestinian conflict with Saudi officials, following a

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Convening for the first time in the Occupied Territories, Israel's "security cabinet" met Wednesday in the West Bank settlement of Ofra, where on Tues

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Egypt’s international film company powerhouse, Yousef Shahin, plans to produce a number of short narrative films exploring the lives of the most prominent women

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Hanan Tork, the ballet dancer and actress, with her expressive brown eyes, lustrous dark hair and flawless olive skin, burst onto the scene in 1991,

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Laila Elwi has decided to back out of directing after witnessing the directorial debacle of Nour al-Sherif, whose work failed to hit the box office.

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The celebrated Egyptian actress Samiha Ayoub has been honored in Kuwait for her remarkable work on behalf of the stage arts,

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Khaled Youssef, director of "Al Assefah" (The Storm), is currently filming the movie "Gawaz Bekarar Gomhoury" (Marriage by Presidential Decision).