Egypt

November 4, 2004

12:59 GMT

Lebanese singer Diana Haddad’s husband has launched the new music channel Nojoum from Egypt and is now broadcasting on Nilesat

12:59 GMT

Thailand's prime minister vowed Sunday to keep his country's forces in Iraq despite calls from the opposition for a withdrawal following Saturday's de

12:58 GMT

Dubai's e-learning market, estimated at six million dollars in 2003, is set to grow to $24 million by the end of 2008, boosted by government-led education initiatives and a knowledge-conducive environ

October 25, 2004

03:00 GMT

The International Atomic Energy Agency on Monday confirmed a media report that Iraq's interim government had voiced concern over the disappearance of

03:00 GMT

Eight Egyptians have been detained and accused of plotting the car bombings of a hotel and tourist camp in the Sinai that killed at least 34 people ea

03:00 GMT

Egyptian actress Yusra has denied that her role in the Ramadan television drama series "Lika Ala Al Hawa" (Lika on Air) portryas the life of Egyptian television announcer Dr. Hala Sarhan

03:00 GMT

The Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics (PCBS) and the Palestinian Monetary Authority (PMA) said Saturday that the deficit in the current account amounted to US$ 459.0 million.

October 24, 2004

03:00 GMT

Amid various opposition boycotts and accusations of blatant vote rigging, some 4.62 million Tunisians are voting en masse in presidential and parliame

03:00 GMT

Algiers is scheduled to host the 27th ‏‏conference for the African Parliamentary Union to be held between November 27‏ - December 1.‏    Chairman of

03:00 GMT

Despite the sudden deterioration of Egyptian actor Ahmad Zaki's health condition over the death of his close friend Mamdouh Wafi, the actor is scheduled to begin shooting the first scenes of his upcom

03:00 GMT

Director Sherif Sabri denied the existence of a deal between him and director Muhsin Jaber to transfer Egyptian singer Ruby to Alam El-Phan Production Company

03:00 GMT

Iran's President Mohammad Khatami on Sunday said that the current rate of unemployment in the country has dropped to 10.4%.  He also said the reduction in the rate of unemployment was the result of go

03:00 GMT

The World Bank has awarded a Turkish company a tender to build Cairo Airport's third passenger terminal at a cost of $350 million, according to an Egyptian aviation official.

October 23, 2004

03:00 GMT

Egyptian pop-singer Hakim has presented Egyptian actor Nour El Sherif with the opening and ending songs for his Ramadan television drama “Eish Ayamak Eish Layaleek” (Live Your Days and Nights)

October 21, 2004

03:00 GMT

Teaching of the Berber language in Morocco, Aamazigh, received a boost with the creation of 930 "new" schools, which changed their main language of in