Egypt

June 16, 2004

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Egypt's Minister of Petroleum Sameh Fahmi on Monday stressed the importance of self-sufficiency in the oil industry.

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The Islamic Development Bank (IDB) has extended Morocco’s electricity office “ONE” two loans worth US$ 50 million to support the kingdom's electricity sector.   According to MAP, the loan agreements w

June 15, 2004

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Yusuf al Faisal, a member of the Central Command of Syria's Progressive National Front, the ruling political coalition in Syria was quoted as saying T

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Director of Egyptian singer Ruby’s upcoming film (Sabi’ Warak Qusheeh), Sharif Sabri, has decided to postpone the release of the film, which is scheduled for screening on the 23rd of this month, to su

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Prominent Egyptian director Mustafa Al Akkad has nominated Egyptian actress Muna Zaki for the leading role in his upcoming film “Al Khawana” (The Deceivers)

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The Ports Services Corporation started receiving the first batch of the new machinery purchased under an agreement signed between the corporation and the General Electronics and Trade Company and the

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The International Finance Corporation, the private sector arm of the World Bank Group, announced a $45 million investment in Egypt's growing natural gas sector.

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Leaders from Dubai’s tourism and hospitality sector have launched a joint initiative to promote the need for clean water, by supporting the regional launch of a branded water that donates a percentage

June 14, 2004

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The head of the U.N. atomic watchdog agency urged Tehran Monday to have "full cooperation" with his agency's probe of suspicious nuclear activities.

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Egyptian actor Ahmad Zaki, who is being treated for lung cancer, has taken off to Alexandria-Egypt for a short break escaping the tense atmosphere he was living in

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The power struggle between the Lebanese president, Emile Lahoud and prime minister, Rafic al Hariri is switching to an economic focus as the incumbent president is exerting efforts to promote constitu

June 13, 2004

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Voting started at 07:00 am (local time) in Cyprus for the election of six deputies who will be representing the country at the European Parliament, th

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Iran is not considering tourist cooperation with Egypt, said an informed source at the Foreign Ministry in Tehran on Saturday, IRNA reported.   "Stand

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United Arab Emirates Minister of Justice, Islamic Affairs and Awqaf Mohammed bin Nakhira Al Dhaheri arrived in Istanbul Saturday night, leading the UA

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A Cairo police station has set free prominent Egyptian actress Elham Shahin’s brother, Ameer Shahin, after paying a bail of 100 EGP for drink driving and hitting a parked police car