May 3, 2001
Egyptian Yasmin al-Harbi is one of a handful of musicians who can skillfully play the al-hareb, an instrument whose origins go back to the days of the Pharaohs,
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
A German diplomat has revealed that the German Metro Retailing Group is intending to invest DM 200 million ($95 million) in Egypt.
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.
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
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
In a move to connect more institutions and firms to the information superhighway, Egyptian Internet companies are gearing up to provide free services.
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
Egypt’s streets now host two million homeless children, and many of them are prey to drug pushers, according to a recently released report.
Egyptian Foreign Minister Amr Moussa left Saudi Arabia on Tuesday after discussing the Israeli-Palestinian conflict with Saudi officials, following a
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
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
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,
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.
The celebrated Egyptian actress Samiha Ayoub has been honored in Kuwait for her remarkable work on behalf of the stage arts,