Egypt

July 14, 2004

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A massive car bomb exploded Wednesday at a checkpoint near the area housing the U.S. Embassy and offices of the interim government in Baghdad, killing

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In the coming few days, prominent Egyptian actress Yusra will start filming the first scenes of her movie “Kalam fi Al-Hob” (Love Talk), which will mark her return after a three-year absence

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Prominent Egyptian actor Ahmad Zaki requested writer Mahfouz Abdul Rahman to complete the script of the movie “Al Andaleeb”, which will mark the actor’s return to the cinema after months of agonizing

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Egyptian latest sensation Ruby revealed that she does not listen to everything written about her, and the only thing that concerns her is her fans and their reactions towards her work

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Iran's Khodro Vehicle Production Company is expected to open its largest overseas branch office in Beirut with the main goal of promoting export of its products.   The official in charge of Iran Khodr

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Egypt's General Authority for Investment and Free Trade Zones (GAFI) agreed recently to the establishment of a new joint stock company.

July 13, 2004

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In a videotape aired by <i>Aljazeera</i>, an Iraqi group calling itself Al-Tawhid wa Al-Jihad said Tuesday it executed one of the two Bulgarian captiv

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Yemen's President Ali Abdullah Saleh received on Tuesday a letter from the Italian President Carlo Azeglio Ciampi. In his letter, Ciampi invited Saleh

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The Egyptian censorship approved the scenario for the new movie “God's Hand” starring Egyptian prominent actor Nour El Sharif, which tells the story of the attempts to assassinate the Egyptian Preside

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The latest musical album for prominent Egyptian singer Amr Diab entitled “Laili wa Nahari” (My Night and Day) made significant changes in the record market in Egypt after hours of its release

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Egypt's Minister of Electricity Hassan Younis has recently met with a technical delegation from the Comoros Islands to discuss timetable and executive programs drawn up by the Middle Egyptian Company

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The mobile handset market in the Middle East and Africa grew by almost 26% last year, with shipments surpassing 40 million units across the region.

July 12, 2004

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The Libyan leader arrived late Sunday in Cairo where he met with President Hosni Mubarark. He congratulated president Mubarak on his safe return home

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Hussein bin Ali al-Hilali, Oman's Public Prosecutor said Sunday new directorates will be established at the Public Prosecution to ease litigation.  

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France and Iraq resumed diplomatic ties broken off 13 years ago by Saddam Hussein at the start of the first Gulf War in 1991, France's foreign ministr