Egypt

April 4, 2004

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Dubai Healthcare City (DHCC) has started on the construction of a center for specialized clinics and labs in line with its commitment to deliver healthcare facilities for the region by 2006.  The prop

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The International Finance Corporation, the private sector arm of the World Bank Group, has signed a $10 million loan facility to Garanti Leasing in Turkey. Turkey accounts for about five percent of IF

April 3, 2004

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A Syrian military court has sentenced 14 human rights activists to jail for belonging to an outlawed organization after they participated in a lecture

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A spokesman for the Iraq's top Shiite cleric, Grand Ayatollah Sistani rejected any contact between the Ayatollah and American occupiers

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Young Egyptian actress Mai Ezzidin has filed a complaint to the Egyptian actors association against the producer of her last film “Farah” for placing large advertisements for the film of her head on a

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The final episode of the weekly popular show “Star Academy” ended with announcing Egyptian contestant 20-year-old Mohammad Attia the winner of Star Academy defeating his Kuwaiti opponent 21-year-old B

April 1, 2004

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Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak on Thursday canceled meetings with the Syrian and Sudanese presidents on rescheduling a postponed Arab summit and ret

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An Israeli military unit early on Thursday abducted 12 wanted Palestinians in a psychiatric hospital in the West Bank city of Bethlehem, <i>WAFA</I> r

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Ruby, who is studying law at one of Egypt’s universities, has received a warning from the dean of her college stating that she may not attend classes, since she has failed in three courses, and should

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Tunisian actress Hind Sabri has denied recent circulating rumors that she resigned from the profession of acting after the launching of her last film, stressing that she merely took time off to prepar

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Egyptian doctor Yasser Abdul Kader, who is currently supervising the health condition of Egyptian actor Ahmad Zaki has revealed that the actor is responding positively to the new phase of chemotherapy

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Prominent Egyptian actor Hussein Fahmi has announced that he is currently looking for a Lebanese actress to take part in his upcoming new film on the condition that she had not previously appeared in

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The Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) has welcomed the new federal law allowing financial free zones to be established within the United Arab Emirates (UAE).  The law allows for the establis

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Emirates, the Dubai-based international airline, will fly to Christchurch from June 10, marking its second footprint in New Zealand after Auckland, which joined the Emirates route network in August la

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Centurion has reported that the El Wastani-3 Appraisal well spudded on March 29 and is currently drilling ahead. The well is being drilled on Centurion's El Wastani Development Lease situated in the N