Egypt

March 27, 2004

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A team led by Israel's State Prosecutor has decided to recommend indicting Prime Minister Ariel Sharon on corruption charges, Israel's Channel Two TV

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A meeting between Israel's Prime Minister Ariel Sharon and President George W. Bush has been set for next month as part of an intense period of person

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Israeli troops Saturday killed a 7-year-old child in the Balata refugee camp of Nablus, medics and Palestinian Security Sources said.

March 25, 2004

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Three Britons on Thursday were jailed for five years in Egypt after being convicted of attempting to revive a banned Islamic group.

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Swedish-Swiss power group ABB has signed a contract worth $30 million with the Dubai Electricity and Water Authority for a substation and heavy-duty gas-insulated switchgear to deliver electrical powe

March 24, 2004

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Egyptian Foreign Minister Ahmed Maher accused Israel Wednesday of sabotaging peace efforts in the Israeli-Arab conflict and said it acts as a "terrori

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Jordan will switch to summer time as of midnight Thursday, March 25. According to Petra, clocks will be moved forward by 60 minutes to run at three ho

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Egypt's President Hosni Mubarak and Senegalese President Abdallah Wade held a closing session of talks at the presidenial HQ in Heliopolis on Tuesday.

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Syria's Foreign Minister Farouk al-Shara on Wednesday received the Minister of Culture at the Palestinian Authority Yahya Yakhlof who handed him a let

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An earthquake measuring 4.6 degrees on the Richter scale rocked the Iranian city of Shahroud, in the northeastern province of Semnan Wednesday morning

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Former South African President Nelson Mandela left the Saudi capital of Riyadh Wednesday, according to SPA news agency.   At the King Khaled Internati

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The Egyptian Company for Chemical Industries (Kima) reported a net profit of 9.8 million Egyptian pounds ($1.5 million) for the second half of 2003 compared to a net loss of EP1.1 million during the s

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Egypt's Torah Cement has reported a net profit of 38.3 million Egyptian Pounds ($6.1 million) for the first nine months of 2003 compared to four million pounds during the same period earned during the

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Egypt has started recovering from the recession, said Egyptian Minister of Planning, Osman Mohamed Osman at a recent press conference. He said the Arab state recorded a real Gross Domestic Product (GD

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As part of a global learning process that aims to step up efforts in reducing poverty by assessing best practices and sharing valuable knowledge among developing countries, officials from the World Ba