Egypt

August 29, 2004

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The northern coast port of Al-Hamra will be the main outlet for oil exports after being upgraded, said Egypt's Minister of Petroleum Sameh Fahmi.   The port is now being used to export part of crude s

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Revenues and foreign grants reached JD 1443.8 million for the first seven months of the fiscal year 2004 versus 1409.2 during the same period of 2003, indicating an increase of JD 34.6 million or 2.5

August 28, 2004

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Egyptian folk-singer Shabaan Abdul Rahim has revealed that he is in the process of forming a new music band with his sons

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Prominent Iraqi singer Kathem El Saher was forced to stop singing during a private concert for the Egyptian television after a sudden pain in his abdominal

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Tunisian singer Latifa does not consider herself a singer that belongs to one nationality, but rather an Arab singer who does not recognize boundaries between Arab countries

August 26, 2004

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A mortar attack on the main mosque in the city of Kufa, near Najaf, killed 27 people and injured 60 others Thursday, hospital officials and witnesses

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Lebanese singer/actress Nicole Saba has apologized to prominent Egyptian actress Yusra for not being able to accept the offer to star in her new film (Love Talk), due to the fact that she is occupied

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Egyptian actor Farouq Al Fishawi has been immediately transferred to Al Salam hospital in Cairo after his health condition deteriorated and he fell into a coma

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Sharif Sabri is rushing to have Ruby's new video clip ready as soon as possible to have it aired on Infinity music satellite channel exclusively, which is a new channel partially owned by Sharif himse

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Sharif Sabri is rushing to have Ruby's new video clip ready as soon as possible to have it aired on Infinity music satellite channel exclusively, which is a new channel partially owned by Sharif himse

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Saboteurs have attacked some 20 oil pipelines in southern Iraq, reducing exports from this major oil producing region by at least one third, a top oil official said Thursday.

August 25, 2004

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Iraq's top Shiite cleric, Grand Ayatollah Ali al-Sistani, on Wednesday arrived back in the country.

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Egyptian singer Angham has announced that she will begin shooting the scenes for her new move “Hikayet Madina” (City Story), marking her first acting experience and leading role

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Director Sherif Sabri stated that he has started filming Ruby's new video clip, adding that Ruby will have a new look and a new style that is totally different than her fans are used to

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The annual Tunisian summer Music Carthage Festival held its grand finale earlier this week, where an honoring of the late Tunisian singer Thikra was witnessed as singers from around the world sang som