Earthtimes (press release)
Egypt summons Iran envoy over Hezbollah spat
CAIRO (AFP) — The foreign ministry summoned an Iranian official on Tuesday after Iran criticised Egypt's claim that it had arrested members of Lebanon's Hezbollah for allegedly planning attacks in the country. Foreign ministry official Mohammed ...
Egypt protests Iran support for Hizbullah
Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood supports Hezbollah
Egypt: Lebanese security forces gave Hizbullah fake visas
United Press International
Egypt invites Lieberman to visit, despite boycott threats
Suleiman and Lieberman issued a joint statement after the meeting saying that they agreed to continue working together and that they both saw the relations between Israel and Egypt as vital to maintaining peace and security in the region. ...
Egypt spy chief to visit Israel
Egypt, Israel to talk 'Iran' in Tel Aviv
Egypt breaks boycott of Lieberman
New ancient Egypt temples discovered in Sinai
The Associated Press
CAIRO (AP) — Archaeologists exploring an old military road in the Sinai have unearthed four new temples amidst the 3000-year-old remains of an ancient fortified city that could have been used to impress foreign delegations visiting Egypt, ...
Archaeologists discover new ancient temples in Egypt
Savola seeks to double Egypt edible oil exports
SE, seeks to roughly double exports of vegetable oils from Egypt in 2009, an executive said on Wednesday. The firm was seeking to offset declining market share as its products compete with cheaper government subsidised alternatives in Egypt, ...
Avian Flu Cases in Egypt Raise Alarms
New York Times, United States
A woman in Menoufia, Egypt, bringing a chicken for a vaccination. Bird flu still exists in poultry in Egypt, Indonesia, China, Vietnam and on the India-Bangladesh border. By DONALD G. McNEIL Jr. An unusual pattern of avian flu cases in Egypt — almost ...
UPDATE 1 - Egyptian woman dies of bird flu - MENA
Egypt reports 25th bird flu death
Egypt reports 24th bird flu death
Egypt's Ezz Steel 2008 profit rises 9 percent
L), Egypt's largest steel producer by sales, said on Wednesday its 2008 profit rose 9 percent driven by local demand. The company said it made 1.2 billion Egyptian pounds ($213 million) in the year as net sales gained 35 percent to 21.8 billion pounds. ...
Italian judge asked to toss out CIA kidnap trial
Twenty-six Americans, almost all believed to be working for the CIA, are accused along with Italian spies of abducting Muslim cleric Hassan Mustafa Osama Nasr in Milan in 2003 and flying him to Egypt. There, Nasr, who is also known as Abu Omar, ...
Israel's Lieberman invited to visit Egypt - source
JERUSALEM, April 22 (Reuters) - A top Egyptian envoy invited Israeli Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman to visit Egypt during a meeting between the two on Wednesday, an Israeli political source said. Lieberman, who previously stirred anger in Cairo for ...
Egypt, Somalia pledge to jointly fight piracy
People's Daily Online, China
The Egyptian Foreign Minister Ahmed Abul Gheit said Tuesday in a press release that the Egyptian-Somali ties are deep-rooted and Egypt keeps an eye on what is happening in Somalia. Abu Gheit noted that Egypt will support Somalia to fight against piracy ...
Egypt: Mubarak, Sheikh Sharif discuss combating piracy
Somalia's leader asks Egypt for military assistance
Egyptian, Somali Presidents Agree to Fight Pirates
Mideast economies will not be spared – IMF
ArabianBusiness.com, United Arab Emirates
Regarding monetary policy, the IMF says central banks across the region have reacted appropriately by providing liquidity, cutting reserve requirements, and lowering interest rates (Egypt, Jordan, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, UAE). ...