Egypt

March 30, 2004

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A mini Arab summit is likely to be held in Egypt Wednesday, gathering Saudi Arabia, Syria, Bahrain and the host country, according to reports on Tuesd

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Egyptian director Sharif Sabri has strongly denied recent circulating rumors that he has secretly married Egyptian singer Ruby

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A religious scholar in Kuwait issued a fatwa demanding the banning of the film “The Passion of the Christ”, by Mel Gibson from being screened in the Islamic world

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TST Sales & Marketing (TST), a young, international group of German high-tech companies, has now set up operations in the Middle East under the name TST Arabia, beginning with offices in Dubai and

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Injazat Technology Fund, a venture capital firm in the Middle East North Africa region, has announced its investment of five million dollars in Raya Holding, the largest IT holding company in Egypt.

March 29, 2004

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Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak on Monday said that the postponement of a summit of Arab leaders scheduled for Monday was unwarranted and urged that

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Tehran summoned Ireland's charge d'affaires Monday after Dublin accused Iran of violating human rights in the 60th United Nation's human rights comiss

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American troops in the northern city of Mosul shot and killed fourIraqis suspected of involvement in attacks in the region, the US military said Monda

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Lebanese singer George Wassouf will submit his last album "It'akharit Ikteer" (You Are Too Late) to the Music Production Company Rotana by the end of April, which is when his contract with the company

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The Egyptian Musicians Association has demanded that Egyptian sensation Ruby be placed under arrest and legal actions be taken against her for breaking the law and singing without obtaining a permit f

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Days after Egyptian singer Angham signed her contract with the Music Production Company Rotana, producer Muhsin Jaber owner of her previous production company Alam El Phan dropped an unexpected bombsh

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Egypt's private carrier Luxor Air has been banned from French skies after one of its planes last week took "a completely abnormal" route at low altitude over the city of Nantes.

March 28, 2004

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Yemen's President Ali Abdullah Saleh phoned on Sunday to the Egyptian President Mohammad Hosni Mubarak. The two leaders discussed the consequences of

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Mohammed bin Nakhira Al Dhahiri, UAE's Minister of Justice, Islamic Affairs and Awqaf, has underlined the Ministry's determination to proceed in devel

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The new leader of Hamas in the Gaza Strip on Sunday called President Bush the enemy of Islam and said that "God declared war" against Bush, the United