Egypt

May 20, 2001

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The Cairo-based Land Center for Human Rights (LCHR) has released a report blasting the Egyptian government’s social and economic policies.

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Egypt's military is preparing for a major exercise meant to test its ground-based offensive capabilities.

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Egypt’s two mobile companies, MobiNil and Click, are stepping up their criticism of Egypt Telecom for its plan to establish a third mobile company, ac

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A British citizen of Egyptian origin has announced that he will run as an independent in the upcoming general elections in the country.

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The Egyptian government on Saturday called for an immediate halt to the escalating conflict in the Palestinian Territories and a resumption of peace t

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After eight years of see-sawing deliberations, a Qatari court has decided to throw out the case filed by artist Hala Sudki against her husband,

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Artist Mohammed Munir is preparing to return to the big screen in the new movie Uns Alwujud, which costars Hanan Turk and a large group of young actors,

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Zaki Juma’h, the name on the lips of lovers of the play “Madrasat Al Mushaghibeen” for decades, surprised party-goers by appearing at an event honoring comedian Adel Imam

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The CASE rose again this week, ahead of the inclusion of Egypt in the MSCI EMF Index at the end of May. The market managed to squeeze out gains despite disruptions in the new EFA trading system, which

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A new pipeline will soon be constructed to export Egyptian natural gas to Jordan and Syria through the Gulf of Aqaba, a recent report in Cairo’s <I>Al-Ahram</I> stated.

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Officials from Egypt and Sudan have agreed to implement measures aimed further promoting trade cooperation between the two countries.

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Thye Egyptian PM has recently reviewed a comprehensive plan to modernize and develop the local textile, thread spinning and clothing industries.

May 19, 2001

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Arab foreign ministers recommended on Saturday that political contacts with the Israeli government should be suspended until Israel stopped its milita

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Palestinian President Yasser Arafat said on Saturday that the Palestinian people would not kneel down to Israel.

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Newly appointed Egyptian Foreign Minister Ahmed Maher told his Israeli counterpart Shimon Peres Friday that the Jewish state must stop its aggression