3 Suspects Arrested in Deadly Egypt Bomb Attack
Sunday night's explosion from a homemade bomb raised worries in Egypt of wider damage to the country's vital tourism industry, which is already suffering from the global economic meltdown. The blast went off in the busy main square of the sprawling ...
Video: French woman killed in Cairo tourist area blast - 23 Feb 09
Cairo blast overshadows Egypt's tourism industry
Bombs threaten Egypt tourism industry anew
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Hamas calls on Egypt to open Gaza borders forever
23 (Xinhua) -- The Palestinian Islamic Resistance Movement (Hamas) on Monday called on Egypt to immediately open its border with the Gaza Strip freely and forever. Hamas spokesman in Gaza Fawzi Barhoum said that this step is needed to respond to Israel ...
Video: Amnesty urges UN to ban arms to Israel and Hamas - 23 Feb 09
US to give '$900m in Gaza aid'
Egypt Temporarily Opens Gaza Crossing
Al-Bashir seeks Egypt's help on Darfur warrant
The Associated Press
CAIRO (AP) — Sudan's president is seeking Egypt's help to "delay or halt" the International Criminal Court from issuing an arrest warrant for his role in suppressing the Darfur rebellion, Sudan's ambassador to Cairo said Sunday. ...
Sudan's Beshir in Egypt for Darfur talks
Sudan President Bashir Arrives In Egypt For Darfur Peace Talks
Arrest ruling on Bashir next week
Egypt's Maridive rises on dollar hopes, Egypt index up
CA) posted its sharpest single-day gain in almost two weeks on Monday, lifting Egypt's index as investors bought its US dollar-denominated shares on hopes the dollar would gain. The main index .CASE30 rose 1.23 percent to 3572.06 points, shrugging off ...
World Briefing | Middle East Egypt: Five Detained in Deadly Cairo ...
New York Times, United States
By NADIM AUDI Security officials said Monday that they had detained three men and two women a day after an explosion killed a 17-year-old French tourist in Cairo and wounded at least 20 other people. The explosion, in crowded Hussein Square, ...
Egypt: Israel wrong to tie soldier to Gaza truce
International Herald Tribune, France
AP CAIRO: Egypt's foreign ministry spokesman says Israel's latest demand that a captured Israeli soldier be released before a long-term Gaza truce deal with Hamas is struck is a blow to Egyptian mediation efforts between the two sides. ...
Egypt recalls delegation in Jerusalem
Egypt says Palestinian dialogue delayed
Egypt recalls commerce delegation to Israel
US report: Saudis replacing Egypt as regional leader
By Amir Oren A recent US National Security Council report suggests Egypt has lost its superior status among Arab states, and that leadership in the Middle East is passing to Saudi Arabia despite the kingdom's efforts to avoid it. ...
In Egypt, Muslim Brotherhood Condemn Attack In Cairo
Send an email to Blog@memri.org Egyptian blogger Abdelkareem Nabil Suleiman was arrested for allegedly "defaming the President of Egypt" and "highlighting inappropriate aspects the harm the reputation of Egypt" on his blog. A petition calling for his ...
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Egyptian Economists Worry About Falling Suez Canal Revenues
Voice of America
"The importance of the Suez Canal for Egypt, from an economic point of view, makes itself felt in two ways: one, as a source of foreign exchange to the country, and two, as revenue for the government, and hence it does have clear fiscal implications," ...
Suez Canal quieter in January
Dana discovers gas in Egypt
Gulf Daily News, Bahrain
The Azhar-1 well is set to add up to 100 billion cubic feet (bcf) to the company's reserves in Egypt. This comes soon after the announcement of a dry gas discovery at the West Manzala-2 well and three gas and condensate discoveries at the El Basant-1, ...
UAE's Dana Gas announces new Egypt find
Dana Gas makes further gas discovery in Egypt
Dana Gas makes 'significant' gas discovery in Egypt