Egypt

May 2, 2001

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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).

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Russia's Prime Minister Mikhail Kasyanov has issued an edict that gives an official stamp of approval to a series of agreements with Egypt, concluded last week during the visit to Moscow by President

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Kuwait has turned down an Egyptian proposal to invest in an oil refinery because it is partly owned by Israel and "unfeasible" economically, Kuwaiti Oil Minister Adel al-Sebeih said in a report publis

May 1, 2001

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Egypt is seeking the Bush administration support to use US military aid for the purchase of two European-designed submarines.

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The main opposition Egyptian group, the Muslim Brotherhood, has repeated its accusations that the authorities have arrested three of its members to pr

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Kuwait will not take part in any projects involving Israel, said Oil Minister Adel al-Sabeeh on Monday.

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Egypt’s bickering opposition parties put aside their differences on Monday to attend a conference in solidarity with the Palestinians and Lebanese.

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The military wing of the Islamic resistance movement Hamas, Ezziddine el-Qassam, on Tuesday claimed responsibility for the death of a Jewish settler i

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Young director Amr Bayyoumi has proposed that actress Shireen Riad co-star with Hanan Turk and Tareq Lutfi in the upcoming movie “Kul Shaie Sahl”

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Singer Majedah al-Roomi plans to co-star in a romantic film with actor Ahmed Zaki, once screenwriter Ahmed Bahjat finishes turning out the script,

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The Holding Company for Housing, Tourism and Cinema officially announced its intention to sell its 70.54 percent stake in Misr Hotels –Hilton (MHOT.CA). The HC will begin to review bids starting June