Egypt activist verdict criticised
BBC News, UK -
Human rights activists in Egypt have criticised as undemocratic a two-year prison sentence handed down to a prominent civil rights campaigner. ...
US decries verdict against Egyptian-American activist
Human Rights Activist Convicted For Defaming Egypt
Egypt court sentences rights activist to prison for 'defaming' country
Israel offers Egypt help rebuilding wall on Gaza border
Ha'aretz, Israel -
By Barak Ravid Israel has offered to help Egypt build a technologically advanced wall on the Gaza Strip border, an Israeli defense source said Monday. ...
Israel demands Gaza patients be informants-report
Activists: Israel bullying ill Palestinians to spy
Middle East: Israel's secret police pressuring sick Gazans to spy ...
The Canadian Press
Grass-roots effort in Egypt fights 'cutting' girls
The Associated Press -
SULTAN ZAWYIT, Egypt (AP) — In this small Nile River farming village, Maha Mohammed has started to doubt whether she should circumcise her two daughters. ...
ATTEMPTS MADE TO END FEMALE CIRCUMCISION
CORRECTED - Inflation, global stock decline hit Egypt's bourse
CAIRO, Aug 4 (Reuters) - Concerns about inflation and the decline in global stock markets dragged Egypt's benchmark CASE 30 .CASE30 index to its lowest in ...
BLOM Bank Egypt H1 net profit up 10 percent
CAIRO, Aug 4 (Reuters) - BLOM Bank Egypt MRBK.CA, a subsidiary of Lebanon's BLOM Bank BLBD.BY, reported a 10 percent rise in first-half 2008 net profit to ...
Egypt to supply 200 MW of power to Lebanon
BEIRUT (AFP) — Egypt is to supply power-starved Lebanon with 200 megawatts (MW) of electricity to help it meet a drastic shortfall, Lebanon's Energy ...
Ancient treasure returned to Egypt
Scotsman, United Kingdom -
A FIGURINE stolen from a warehouse has been handed back to Egypt by Dutch authorities. The 3000 year-old ushebti statue was found in 1985 by Dutch and ...
Al-Qaida says 4 leaders killed in Afghanistan
The Associated Press -
CAIRO, Egypt (AP) — Al-Qaida has posted a statement on the Internet saying four of its Afghanistan commanders have been killed, including an explosives ...
Zawahiri not believed to be dead or wounded: US intelligence
Death of al-Qaeda explosives expert confirmed
Islamists Analyze the Death of Al-Qaeda's Abu-Khabab
EGYPT: Enough with sexual harassment!
Los Angeles Times, CA -
Under the slogan “Respect yourself: Egypt still has real men,” the campaign tries to dissuade men from committing sexual harassment and in the meantime push ...
Dubai firm buys Egypt bank stake
Gulf Daily News, Bahrain -
Dubai Capital Group, part of government-owned Dubai Holding, had accumulated the stake of Egypt's largest publicly traded lender from the Egyptian and ...
Dubai group buys 5.24 pct stake in Egypt's CIB
Egyptian stocks fall despite foreign interest
Dubai Capital takes CIB stake