Reuters South Africa
Egypt stock index gains 1.3 pct as OT climbs
CAIRO, March 19 (Reuters) - Egypt's main stock index .EGX30 climbed 1.31 percent on Thursday led by gains in Orascom Telecom (ORTE.CA)(ORTEq.L), despite institutional profit-taking that set in late in the session, dealers said. ...
OCI Awarded US$ 258 million Abu Qir Power Contract
Egypt's OCI wins $258 mln power plant contract
Orascom Telecom leads Egypt indexes up
Egypt's SODIC 2008 consolidated net profit plunges
CAIRO, March 19 (Reuters) - Egypt's Sixth of October Development and Investment (SODIC) (OCDI.CA) consolidated net profit plunged over 90 percent to 26.8 million Egyptian pounds ($4.8 million) in 2008, the company said on Thursday. ...
Egypt: Israel has made no efforts to renew Shalit negotiations
By Avi Issacharoff and Anshel Pfeffer Egyptian sources said Thursday that Israel has made no efforts to renew talks on abducted soldier Gilad Shalit's release since the Israeli announcement the negotiations had reached an impasse. ...
Video: War on Gaza relived on stage - 18 March 2009
Hamas allows Gazans to travel to Egypt through Rafah
Egypt opens Gaza border to aid, Palestinians
Voices falling silent in Egypt sound out in Berlin
International Herald Tribune, France
You might say ‘‘Radio Muezzin’’ was as much about Germany promoting diverse voices as it was about Egypt’s silencing them. Not that there aren’t plenty of ethnic and religious troubles in this country. Berlin alone is home to 220000 Muslims, ...
Let Christians adopt, Egypt baby trial lawyer says
By Cynthia Johnston CAIRO (Reuters) - A lawyer for a US couple jailed in Egypt in an adoption case said Egypt should pass a law allowing Christian families to adopt, because a legal gap that disallows the practice is pushing them to do so in secret. ...
Egypt women blog for their rights
BBC News, UK
Despite making up only 24% of the workforce in Egypt, 30% of women use the internet. But it is the middle and upper classes that have really taken to the internet as an alternative way to discuss topics and exchange information and air what many ...
World Cup, NCAA Style (East Region)
Washington Post, United States
By Steve Goff | March 19, 2009; 12:34 PM ET FIFA , Poll Egypt vs Ghana is a good 8 v 9 matchup. Ghana has more famous players at the big Euro level but Egyptians are starting to show up on those rosters now, too and they do very well at the African Cup ...
Will Egyptian envoy boycott event celebrating peace?
Jerusalem Post, Israel
The envoy has already declined an invitation to the opening of a Bible Lands Museum exhibit on Egypt. New Egyptian Ambassador to Israel Yasser Reda Aly Said and President Shimon Peres during the presentation of credentials ceremony at Beit Hanassi. ...
Video: Inside Story - Netanyahu's choice - 17 March 09 - Part 1
Egypt ready to forget Lieberman's 'go to hell' remarks
Egypt denies its envoy plans a boycott of peace treaty anniversary
Louis makes its foray into Egypt with new hotel
CY said it will manage a five-star Louis Tiran Sharm hotel, which is set to open in Egypt in June. The 346-room property, on a private 1500 metre stretch of Sharm El Sheikh's coast, is owned by Egyptian firm Tower Group. The inauguration of Louis's ...
UK museum is relying on 'Egypt' to pull in crowds
By Mary Meehan - firstname.lastname@example.org Excavating Egypt: Great Discoveries From the Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology, opening Sunday at The Art Museum at the University of Kentucky, has been the arts equivalent of a Miley Cyrus concert tour ...
Egyptian impact on Giacometti displayed in show of sculptor's work
Exhibit provides an education in ancient Egyptian life