Egypt

July 28, 2004

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Egypt and the United States demand from the Palestinian president, Yasser Arafat, to get down to work with his prime minister after the two reached an

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Israeli occupation forces wounded Wednesday six Palestinians in the West bank city of Nablus, witnesses and Palestinian medics said.

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A car bomb went off on Wednesday outside a police station in the town of Baquba, north of Baghdad, killing at least 68 people and injuring scores more

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For the tenth time in a row, the United Nations (UN) has reassigned prominent Egyptian actress Sofia Al Omari as UN Goodwill Ambassador for Egypt and the Arab region

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Egyptian singer Shireen Ahmad is preparing to enter her second acting experience, in the hope that it will be more successful than her first in the movie “Mido Trouble”, which proved to be a complete

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15 Coptic clergymen and 10 lawyers and advisors filed a lawsuit demanding the immediate stoppage of the movie “Baheb el Cima” (I Love the Cinema) starring Egyptian actress Laila Elwi

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The premiere screening of Egyptian comedian-actor Adel Imam's new movie “Arees Min Jiha Amnia” will take place at the Metro cinema in down town Cairo

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Morocco's Cherifian office of Phosphate (OCP) and Pakistan's Fauji Fertilizer Company Limited (FFCL) signed Monday a partnership accord to establish a phosphoric acid production plant in Jorf Lasfar (

July 27, 2004

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Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and his Egyptian counterpart Mohammed Hosni Mubarak on Tuesday reviewed the latest developments in the region, partic

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Ikrimah Sabri, the Grand mufti of Jerusalem, described Tuesday’s decision by Israeli police not to allow Jews into the Al Aqsa mosque area as "insuffi

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Radio Tarifa, the internationally acclaimed world-music group from Spain, held a groundbreaking concert in Ramallah on Sunday July 25th at the newly inaugurated Palace of Culture

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A Cairo court has cancelled a lawsuit against Egyptian singer Ruby, which was filed by musician Ahmad Al Jabali demanding that all the singer’s entertainment activity must be halted after he failed to

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A number of Arab and international financial institutions agreed on allocating $ 225 million for establishing Talkha generating station. The local component of the project is estimated at L.E. 120 mil

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At present, the capacity of Iran’s cement industry is about 30 million tons per annum, but the figure should rise to 72 million tons by 2021, news reports said on Monday.   The Ministry of Industries

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The Israeli cabinet Monday approved horse racing in the north and south of the country, including betting at the race tracks.