Egypt

September 26, 2004

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Israeli occupation forces Sunday assassinated Jihad Hassan Abu Na’eem, 34, the commander of the Aqsa Martyrs Brigades, military wing of Fatah Movement

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An International Cosmetics Company decided to chose prominent Egyptian actress Muna Zaki within its jury in a contest to choose young talents in the field of elegance and fashion designing

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Prominent Egyptian actress Yusra has turned down an offer to star in the radio drama series “Wa Mar Al Seif” alongside Egyptian singer Hani Shaker

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Egypt's foreign currency reserves rose by $362 million in June compared to May, said the Central Bank of Egypt (CBE).   The CBE's monthly report indicated the total foreign reserves in June amounted t

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Morocco's industrial activity fell by 2%, while manufacturing rose substantially during the second quarter of 2004, a study of the planning department indicated.   The most significant decrease of 65%

September 25, 2004

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Iran said Saturday it successfully tested a "strategic missile" and delivered it to its armed forces, state-run radio reported.

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After the big dispute that arose between prominent Egyptian actor Mohammed Subhi and his colleague Wafa Amer during the filming of the TV drama “Mileh al-Ard”, Wafa made it a point not to show up for

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Egyptian folk singer Shabaan Abdul Rahim has been chosen to be the host of the program Candid Camera to be aired during the Muslim Fasting month Ramadan

September 24, 2004

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Gunmen nabbed six Egyptians working for Iraq's mobile phone company, seizing two in a raid on the firm's Baghdad office and the others outside the cap

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An intelligence service of an Arab state has recently passed Israel valuable information regarding Hamas leadership outside Palestine, the London-base

September 23, 2004

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Egyptian Parliament members have submitted an order to Government demanding that American singer Madonna be prohibited from entering Egyptian soil

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Scenarist Mohammad Rifat has offered Egyptian actors Muna Zaki and Ahmad Hilmi, who are married in real life, the leading roles in the new film “Sana Hilwa Ya Gameel” to be directed by Mohammad Ali

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The Yemeni GDP grew, during the first three years of the 2nd five-year plan (2001-2005), by 4.23%, which is 1.4% below the predicted 5.6%.   The semi-periodical report, reviewed by the Yemeni Parliame

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The European Investment Bank (EIB), the European Union’s financing institution, is providing EUR 200 million to Turkey for the first fixed rail connection of the European and Asian networks across the

September 22, 2004

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Six Egyptian have been executed for the killing of 23 members of the same family. The men were convicted of killing members of a rival family in Augus