Arts, Briefly Egypt Requests Coffin’s Return
New York Times, United States
Egypt is expected to make an official request to the United States this week for the return of a Pharoanic coffin smuggled out of the country 125 years ago, The Associated Press reported. The wooden coffin, right, is more than 3000 years old and ...
Egypt Seeking Return of Smuggled Pharaonic Coffin
Egypt seeking return of ancient coffin from US
Egypt wants a 3000-year-old coffin back from US
Egypt won't boycott peace celebrations
Jerusalem Post, Israel
"There was no question mark," said Amira Oron, director of the Foreign Ministry's Egypt Desk, at a Sunday press conference commemorating the opening of the exhibit "Echoes of Egypt" at Jerusalem's Bible Lands Museum. "It seems that there was much ado ...
Egypt envoy to attend Jerusalem ceremony, despite boycott threats
Israel's upcoming gov't scrambles to mend ties with Egypt
Netanyahu seeks to reassure Egypt over FM pick
Mashaal: Israel tricked Hamas, Egypt
Jerusalem Post, Israel
By JPOST.COM STAFF Palestinians in Gaza erected a protest tent in front of the Ministry for Prisoner Affairs in Gaza on Sunday, demanding that kidnapped IDF soldier Gilad Schalit not be set free before their relatives held in Israeli jails are also ...
Video: Israeli soldiers claim attacks on Gaza civilians were permitted
Cairo calls factions back to Egypt in wake of meeting with Washington
MIDEAST: Pressure Mounts on Egypt to Deliver Results
Egypt index gains slightly, small caps in focus
CAIRO, March 22 (Reuters) - Egypt's benchmark index .EGX30 rose slightly on Sunday in light trade with retail investors moving into selected small caps, and investment bank EFG-Hermes (HRHO.CA)(HRHOq.L) surged as investors saw it as undervalued. ...
Egypt's Mobinil says on track for revenue target
CA), Egypt's largest mobile operator by subscribers, said on Sunday it was on track to meet a 10 percent target for revenue growth and that a dispute between shareholders should be resolved "soon." "The first two months of the year we can't say it has ...
Earthtimes (press release)
Palestinian factions wait Egypt to launch second round of unity talks
GAZA, March 22 (Xinhua) -- Palestinian factions on Sunday said Egypt did not yet set up the date of the next round of Palestinian national reconciliation talks. The first round ended this week while the factions did not reach an agreement on the key ...
Hamas, Fatah consider resuming unity talks in Cairo
Genocidal jihadist terror group is step away from international ...
Hamas urged to accept Cairo unity talks' proposals
EGYPT: A new call for national strike
Los Angeles Times, CA
“Egypt witnesses a state of public outrage in light of the terrible economic conditions that the lay citizen faces. ... The main problem that hinders the progress of this country and the achievement of a reasonably decent life for the people is ...
IFC buys 9.75 pct in Egypt's Bank of Alexandria
CAIRO, March 22 (Reuters) - International Finance Corporation (IFC) bought a 9.75 percent stake in Egypt's Bank of Alexandria (BALX.CA) for 1.106 billion Egyptian pounds ($196.6 million) on Sunday, state news agency MENA said. The bank, which reported ...
Egypt's 1st female mayor wins praise
Boston Globe, United States
By Jeffrey Fleishman KOMBOHA, Egypt - Her father's chair sits beneath the window to catch the morning light, where he once held forth with villagers who wanted him to discipline their sons, chase away thieves, and settle land and dowry disputes on the ...
Egypt blocks Hamas cash at Rafah border
ISMAILIA, Egypt (Reuters) - Egyptian security forces blocked two Hamas officials on Tuesday from entering the Islamist-run Gaza Strip with night-vision goggles and around $900000 in cash, security and customs sources said. The Hamas officials were ...
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