Egypt

September 19, 2000

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With the ultimate goal of making Egypt the first Cisco Network Training Hub for the Arab and African region, the human-resources development program s

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Canada's Vanguard Oil Corporation has announced further oil finds after drilling the Tanan-1 well to a depth of 8750 feet.

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The latest quarterly report, Privatization in Egypt, has criticized the slow pace of selling off state-owned concerns. Egyptian economists say they too are unhappy with the situation.  "During the 2nd

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The European Investment Bank has decided to hold a meeting of its board of directors in Egypt - the first time such a meeting has been held outside Luxembourg, the headquarters state.

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A report issued by the India Information Center states that Egypt "has traditionally been India's largest trading partner in Africa" and the Middle East.

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As Egypt\'s IT sector continues to grow rapidly, a number of shortcomings are becoming evident, inhibiting Egypt\'s attempts to enter the global IT market.

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The Government of Egypt has requested a possible sale for co-production of 13 M88A2 heavy recovery vehicle kits and 13 M2 machine guns. The estimated cost is $73 million.

September 18, 2000

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Ilham Shahine’s latest movie has drained the actress of energy, so much that she has entered a hospital.

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As in the rest of the world, electronic commerce is changing the way people spend their money in Egypt, no less than e-mail is changing how they commu

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Egypt and the UN cultural body, UNESCO, are reviving the 2000-year-old Great Alexandria Library, one of the largest libraries in the world.

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Fifteen members of Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood have been arrested in Alexandria, a leader of the group said Monday, accusing the authorities of trying

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A conservative Iranian newspaper has charged that Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak's call for free elections next month is a sham because of the exclu

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Egypt's first female Islamist to run in a general election says security authorities arrested two of her aides on Sunday.

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In the Middle East, the potential to use gas pipelines to link nations and thereby promote strong bonds and stable relationships, is stronger than ever. The Israeli-Egyptian joint venture called East

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The Egyptian government has stepped up its efforts to privatize the power sector and all new electricity plants are to be built under the BOOT system, Minister of Electricity and Energy, Ali El Sa’id