Palestinians end talks in Cairo without deal
Egypt's intelligence chief Omar Suleiman, who has mediated for nearly a year now without visible success, had expressed frustration at the continuing impasse, they added. "He told negotiators the world was not going to wait forever for them to unite ...
'Egypt entices Palestinians to unite with Gaza crossings pledge'
Egypt demands Palestinian reconciliation deal be reached in July
Hamas wants acceptance without changing ideology
Egypt YouTube pig cull clip sparks outrage
CAIRO (AFP) — A YouTube video clip showing pigs being culled in Egypt as part of swine flu measures has caused outrage at the apparent barbarity of the method of slaughtering the animals. The clip posted by independent newspaper Al-Masri Al-Yom ...
PRESS RELEASE: Egypt: Total Enters into an Offshore Exploration ...
Wall Street Journal
This award brings Total back to Exploration and Production in Egypt, where it was previously present between 1975 and 2001. Total intends to bring its experience of deepwater developments to Egypt. Total is also present in downstream, ...
France's Total wins Egypt offshore gas block
A joint venture including ENEL awarded with exploration block in ...
Egypt: Death Sentences Over a Gunfight
New York Times, United States
By REUTERS An Egyptian court sentenced 24 people to death on Monday for taking part in a gunfight last year in a dispute over agricultural land in the Nile Delta in which 11 people were killed, court officials said. The gun battle was between two ...
Egypt 2009 cement exports seen lower-CI Capital
By Cynthia Johnston CAIRO, May 18 (Reuters) - Egypt will see declining cement exports in 2009 due to the global slowdown coupled with a government decision to ban cement exports for four months from April, Egypt's CI Capital Research said on Monday. ...
Egypt index jumps 2 pct as investors eye Mobinil
CAIRO, May 18 (Reuters) - Egypt's benchmark stock index .EGX30 gained 2.2 percent on Monday as investors bought telecom firms on talk that a row between shareholders in Mobinil (EMOB.CA) could be resolved soon, traders said. ...
Telecom Egypt climbs after results, index flat
Egypt court sentences 24 to die over land clash
Land disputes are not uncommon in Egypt, where arable land is limited to a thin sliver along the Nile and the river delta in the north. Many absentee landlords hire armed guards to drive out or prevent squatters from settling on the land. ...
Egypt reports 27th death of bird flu
Egypt: 24 get death sentence on murder charges
24 sentenced to death in Egypt
In Egypt, old fingerprints linger in dusty rooms
Los Angeles Times, CA
Now Egypt is eagerly awaiting a new Western visitor: President Obama. By Jeffrey Fleishman Reporting from Cairo -- The stone villa off the Nile, with its musty curtains and unswept balconies, has the feel of a neglected summer retreat of a pasha or a ...
Egypt Cut to 'Equal-Weight' at Morgan Stanley; Israel Raised
Investors should switch out of Egypt into Israel, as “Israel has underperformed Egypt by -34 percent since Feb. 6 2009. Valuations rankings have therefore improved in Israel and deteriorated in Egypt,” Morgan Stanley's Jonathan Garner wrote in a note ...
Morgan Stanley raises Israeli shares to "Overweight"
Morgan Stanley ups India
Bombers held over Egypt tourist attack
It was the first deadly attack on tourists in Egypt since 2006. Shehab said without elaborating that those held belong to "a cell comprising Egyptians and people of various other nationalities." In the wake of the attack police said they had arrested ...
Egypt 'makes arrests' in February attack