Egypt said on Thursday it had yet to see any major U.S. effort to prepare for the Middle East peace conference which President George W. Bush has proposed to convene in the United States later this year.
CAIRO, 8:09 a.m. Sept. 13 (REUTERS): Egypt has told a rights group that aids torture victims it will be shut down for financial misdeeds, the group said on Thursday, in what activists called a government effort to quash criticism.
MOSCOW, September 13 (RIA Novosti) - Avtovaz [RTS: AVAZ], a large Russian carmaker based in Togliatti, in southern Russia, said Thursday it is planning to launch production of four wheel drive Niva vehicles in Egypt in 2008.
A local professor spent about a month last summer doing research in Egypt on an academic fellowship, and is encouraging other people to visit the Islamic nation as well — in spite of the Middle Eastern turmoil.
Instead of being reunited with her husband at the airport, a Winnipeg woman is now pleading for help. Ahmed Afifi, 29, has been missing since Sept. 9, when he was scheduled to return to Winnipeg after visiting his parents in Egypt.
Foot-tapping melodies set the perfect backdrop for the celebration that took place at the Sirifort auditorium. Organised by the Embassy of Arab Republic of Egypt, the evening comprised couple of performances put together by a folk dance troupe from Egypt - SIWA.
New York, September 13, 2007 —The Committee to Protect Journalists condemns a Cairo court’s ruling today that sentences four independent editors to one-year jail terms for publishing “false information.”
Egypt's consumer price index rose 8.5% in the year to August, up from 8% in July, above central bank and market expectations, reported the Bahrain Tribune.
Cairo: An Egyptian court yesterday sentenced four editors of independent newspapers to a year in prison each after convicting them of slandering President Hosni Mubarak, his son Jamal and other ruling party officials.
Egypt inflation at 8.5 per cent