Egypt

May 17, 2004

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A report recently released by the Central Bank of Egypt said that the Egyptian economic indications showed good performance during the first eight months of the current fiscal year 2003/2004, as the v

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Sonoran Energy, Inc. President and CEO Peter Ostenfeld-Rosenthal announced Monday that the Company has submitted bids for two addition Iraqi oilfield contracts.

May 16, 2004

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Egyptian dancer Dina has been kicked off the set of the play “New Look” by the producer after she demanded to be paid a very high wage for her performance

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Deputy Chairman of the Ports Company in Hodiedah, Moraed Abdullah Ojeli, said that Hodiedah port witnessed in 2003 an increase of 120 percent in marine movement.  Ojeli said in an interview with Ath-T

May 15, 2004

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The U.S. military on Saturday declared the deaths of five soldiers - two from wounds suffered in attacks, one in a vehicle accident and one from "natu

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Prominent Egyptian actress Sharihan has finally returned home after a long period of being treated for cancer and undergoing chemotherapy in France

May 13, 2004

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U.S. intelligence officials have concluded that al Qaeda activist Abu Musab al-Zarqawi was the person shown on a video beheading an American civilian

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Israel's Prime Minister Ariel Sharon spoke Thursday afternoon with Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak and thanked him for Egypt's assistance in returnin

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Israeli Apache helicopters fired Thursday morning four missiles at block "O" Refugee Camp of Rafah City, killing four Palestinians and injuring at lea

May 12, 2004

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Egyptian singer Ruby is scheduled to stand trial after being accused of practicing the profession of singing without obtaining a permit from the Egyptian Music Syndicate

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Al-Jazirah Car Company has a 10 percent share of the total Saudi car market, according to <i>Al-Eqtisadiah</i>.

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Jordan and the United States Tuesday laid the cornerstone for a water treatment plant that will increase potable water for Amman and the Dead Sea tourist area by 40 per cent, the US embassy said.

May 11, 2004

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Turkish coastguard vessels were searching Tuesday for two people missing after a ship sank off northern Cyprus.   Anadolu news agency quoted coastguar

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The head of Egyptian actor Ahmad Zaki’s medical team, Hassan Al Bana, who is supervising Ahmad’s health condition, has threatened to quit after three months of treating the actor for lung cancer

May 10, 2004

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Egyptian actress Elham Shahin has publicly vowed to never act alongside actress Nadia Al Jundi, due to the fact that the latter refuses the idea of acting with another leading actress in fear of loosi