Egypt

March 18, 2004

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A delegation from Egypt's Ministry of Foreign Trade arrived in Israel this week for the conclusion of talks on an agreement for producing joint tax-free exports for the United States. Contacts between

March 17, 2004

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At least 17 Kurds were killed in northern Syria in clashes with Arabs, as unrest among the Kurdish population spread to more towns and villages, an of

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Lebanese singer Carol Samaha has for the first time reached the number one spot on the popular show "Voda Phone Top Ten" on the Arabic music satellite channel Mazzika defeating Egyptian singers Amr Di

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Egyptian actress Hanan Turk has accepted a leading role in the film “Dunia” by Lebanese director Josleen Saab, which has been rejected by the Egyptian Censorship Committee more than once due to the se

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Lucy goes overboard in her latest music video by wearing extremely revealing outfits and dancing seductively in order to be able to compete with other singers who use the same methods to gain populari

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Amongst all this fuss of music videos being inappropriate for the Arab audience, Egyptian singer Ruby invaded the scenes and offered the most amount of seduction ever, to be presented to Arab fans

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UAE Minister of State for Finance and Industry Dr. Mohammed Khalfan Bin Kharbash and US Trade Representative Robert B. Zoellick signed Tuesday a Trade and Investment Framework Agreement (TIFA) in Wash

March 16, 2004

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An Israeli helicopter early Wednesday fired a missile at an empty building a group of Palestinians had been standing near, killing two and wounding ni

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Egyptian singer Mohammad Muneer, who recently reached his 25th year in the entertainment world, decided to enter the acting world once more in the new film “Dunia” (World), marking his comeback to the

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Egyptian actresses Nabila Obeid and Yusra are both nominated for the leading role in a new TV drama series, in which one will be chosen depending on her qualifications and manner of portraying the par

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American Express and Carrefour in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) recently signed up an agreement for accepting American Express cards at all Carrefour Stores in the country.  The deal between American

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Executive Chairman of the Dubai Ports, Customs and Free Zone Corporation (PCFC) Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem has laid the foundation stone for the 220 million Emirati dirham ($59 million) Dubai Textile Ci

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Indian engineering and construction firm Larsen & Toubro has won a $15.6 million dollar contract for the construction of a 15-storey hotel and service apartments in Bahrain. The new buildings will be

March 15, 2004

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President Muhammad Hosni Mubarak of Egypt arrived in Damascus on Sunday for a short visit to Syria. Mubarak was received at Damascus international air

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The Israeli army spokesman early Monday confirmed that helicopters carried out strikes against "targets in Gaza City," Israel Radio reported.