Egypt

April 12, 2004

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Egyptian comedian-actor Adel Imam began shooting the first scenes of his new movie in the neighborhood of Muhandiseen in Cairo without any police protection, refusing to create barriers between him an

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Officials at the Egyptian Broadcasting Production company were shocked when Egyptian belly dancer/actress Lucy presented them with a new request demanding a 10 thousand pounds raise in her wage for ea

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Egypt's Capital Markets Authority (CMA) has received a tender offer from pharmaceutical company Pfizer to acquire 15 percent of Pfizer Egypt at a price of four dollars per share, reported <i>CASE</i>.

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The US-led occupying authorities in Iraq announced on April 10 that the Saudi-Iraqi border at Arar will be reopened on June 1, boosting Saudi exports to the war-torn country. The Arar border post has

April 11, 2004

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Over 600 Iraqis have been killed in fighting in Fallujah since Marines imposted a siege on the city a week ago, the head of the city's hospital said S

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The images of two Americans purportedly killed by Iraqi resistance fighters were aired by the Qatar-based <i>Al-Jazeera TV</i> channel on Sunday.

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Lebanese singer Suzan Tamim has announced that she and her father, who has been arrested by Egyptian police for smuggling heroin into Egypt, that they are innocent of such accusations

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Egyptian singer Tamer Husni has denied most recent circulating rumors that he has been convicted of running away from paying his taxes and is facing a three-year jail sentence

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UAE singer Ahlam was shocked when she heard the circulating rumor of her giving birth to a baby girl stressing that she is still pregnant and has recently entered her seventh month

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Three countries in the Arab World, Egypt, Jordan and the UAE have adopted the concept of free zones for the media industry. Such free zones provide the investors and the media industry with a tax-free

April 10, 2004

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Italy's Premier Silvio Berlusconi made an unannounced visit to Iraq early Saturday to meet with Italian soldiers deployed in the southern city of Nasi

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Egyptian actor Ahmad Zaki was scheduled to head off to Paris – France in order to resume treatment of lung cancer, but was prohibited for leaving Egypt because his immunity was extremely low

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Glamorous Egyptian actress Ragda is currently participating in the Egyptian drama “al-karar al-Akheer” (the final decision), which is based on a story for the international author Nagib Mahfouz

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Producer Mohsin Jaber, owner of Alam El Phan Production Company, announced that he plans to sue Egyptian singer Angham for shifting to Rotana demanding that all his legal rights are met or at least co

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During a recent visit to Paris, prominent Tunisian singer Latifa signed a contract with the world-renowned production company Warner to be in charge of distributing her works in France and the world