Egypt

July 20, 2004

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Ahmad Izz is facing problems with Adel Group, whom he had previously signed a contract with, for not fulfilling his commitment to the group and playing the leading part in the movie “Walad wi Bint” (B

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Egypt's Minister of Petroleum Sameh Fahmy said that the oil sector must attract multi-national companies to prospect for oil.

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Jordan Kuwait Bank reported net profit of US$16.75 million for the half-year ended June, 2004. This result reflects a 50 percent increase over net profit of US$11.15 million reported for the same peri

July 19, 2004

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After the previous verbal war that broke out between Egyptian folk singer Shabaan Abdul Rahim and Lebanese singer Diana Haddad when the latter accused him of being a monologist, a new one erupted but

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A group of Arab Gulf and other Middle Eastern investors on Sunday declared a joint venture with Sudanese government bodies to establish Al Salam Bank in Khartoum with an estimated capital of $75 milli

July 18, 2004

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Two car bombs targeting police detonated in the city of Tikrit on Sunday morning, killing two police officers and wounding five others, Iraqi authorit

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Hundreds of armed Fatah fighters traded fire Sunday evening in Rafah with Palestinian military intelligence troops loyal to Palestinian president Yass

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Dr. Yasser Abdel Qader, head of medical team supervising prominent Egyptian actor Ahmad Zaki's health, denied circulating rumors that the actor has experienced a sudden deterioration to his condition

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A decision was adopted to establish an Egyptian-Iraqi joint stock company with a capital of $ 10 million to undertake rebuilding operations in Iraq and drawing up feasibility studies for new projects.

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Iran's deputy economic minister for economic affairs has said that the Islamic Republisc's annual economic growth amounted to six present in the past three years.

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The US House of Representatives has overwhelmingly rejected a measure aimed at punishing Egypt for airing an allegedly anti-Jewish television program and restricting its anti-terrorist cooperation wit

July 16, 2004

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A group of Philippine soldiers started pulling out from Iraq Friday. By this, Manila hopes to gain a release of a Filipino worker held hostage by Iraq

July 15, 2004

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Egyptian director Sharif Sabri and business manager of Egyptian controversial singer Ruby finally gave his approval to Mazzika music satellite channel to host Ruby in her first public interview

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Prominent Egyptian actress Nadia Al-Jundi intends on going back to the cinema through starring in the new film “Khiayana Mashrou’a” (Legal Treason)

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Lebanese singer Alissa has denied circulating rumors that she is living a romantic love affair with a Prince from one of the Gulf countries and that the two plan on getting married in the very near fu