Egypt

April 1, 2004

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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

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Fitch Ratings has downgraded Bank Aljazira's Individual rating to D from C/D and changed the rating Outlook on the bank's Long-term rating to Negative from Stable. At the same time, the bank's Long-te

March 31, 2004

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Jordan's security forces have arrested a number of suspects planned to carry out "terror" attacks in the Kingdom, a security source told Petra news ag

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Visiting Iranian Foreign Minister, Kamal Kharrazi, said in Ghana on Tuesday that Iran is prepared to share its experience in various economic sectors

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Egypt's President Hosni Mubarak and Saudi Crown Prince Abdullah met in the Egyptian seaside resort of Sharm el-Sheikh Wednesday as Arab leaders strugg

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An Egyptian lawyer was sentenced to 15 years behind bars for spying for Israel.

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Palestinian prime minister Ahmed Qurei, also known as Abu Ala, on Wednesday expressed hope for the first time that an Israeli "withdrawal" from Gaza c

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A group of at least 15 settlers invadad an Arab village east Jerusalem early on Wednesday, occupying one Palestinian building and sparking clashes wi