Egypt dissidents ask Obama to push Arab democracy
"We are astonished with the approach that ignores civil society and political parties," said Egypt's best-known dissident Ayman Nur, who ran and lost against veteran President Hosni Mubarak in a 2005 election. The US authorities are tight-lipped about ...
Obama will try to form a personal connection in Middle East
Commentary: Egypt visit poses dilemma for US
A Record That Can't Be Ignored
Russian students detained in Egypt
United Press International
CAIRO, June 1 (UPI) -- Several dozen Russian students were detained in Egypt in a document check days before US President Barack Obama's visit to Cairo, Russian officials said. Foreign Ministry spokesman Igor Lyakin-Frolov said Cairo police last week ...
Video: Russian students to be deported out of Egypt
Egypt to deport at least 13 Russian students
Egypt has no plans to stop Russian wheat imports
Egypt's Ghabbour Auto to launch GDRs in NY, London
CA), Egypt's largest listed auto maker and assembler, will soon launch global depositary receipts (GDRs) in London and New York that will trade over the counter, the company said on Monday. The firm said it planned to issue the GDRs without a capital ...
The Bank of New York Mellon Appointed Depositary Bank by GB Auto
Egypt's OCI subsidiary starts ammonia exports
CAIRO, June 1 (Reuters) - A subsidiary of Egypt's Orascom Construction Industries (OCIC.CA)(OCICq.L) has begun exporting ammonia from its facilities at Sokhna Port on the Red Sea Coast, the firm said on Monday. OCI said in a statement that its Egypt ...
OCI-Replacement: OCI Exports First Ammonia Shipment
Egypt Needs Democracy and Term Limits
Wall Street Journal
Egypt may very well be a good place to start. Egyptians at home and abroad have been clamoring for change. Kefaya, which literally means "enough," is a slogan, an outcry, and a grassroots movement that has been organizing to reform our antique regime. ...
Egypt mufti issues fatwa on use of WMD
BBC News, UK
Grand Mufti of Egypt Ali Gomaa said using such weapons would violate Islamic teachings as Muslims as well as non-Muslims could be killed. He issued the religious ruling, or fatwa, following reports that the use of such weapons was legitimate, ...
Egypt's Grand Mufti bans Muslim use of WMDs
Egypt mufti says no to WMD against non-Muslim states
Obama's interfaith dialogue: Let's talk persecution
Egypt steel firms lose share to imports -Ezz Steel
CAIRO, June 1 (Reuters) - Egyptian steel producers have lost market share to imports so far in 2009 because they were unable to keep up with surging demand, Egypt's largest producer Ezz Steel (ESRS.CA) (aezdq.L) said on Monday. "Local producers lost 35 ...
Egypt steel makers lose share to imports - Ezz Steel
Family axes wedding plans, Egyptian cuts off organ
The Associated Press
The young man came from a prominent family in the southern Egyptian province of Qena, one of Egypt's poorest and most conservative areas that is also home to the famed ancient Egyptian ruins of Luxor. The man was rushed to the hospital but doctors were ...
The ultimate protest
Man chops off his penis
Man Dislikes Bride to Be, Cuts Off His Penis in Protest
Israeli-Palestinian Accord Needs Egypt, Jordan, Too
The effort now should be to form not only the two independent states but also a larger economic union, similar to the European Union, to include Egypt and Jordan, with the Egyptian and Jordanian military working with the Palestinian police to achieve ...
Bringing Peace to Middle East Possible, Says Former Egyptian First ...
During His Trip to Egypt, Obama Should Visit Gaza
Netanyahu defies Obama call for settlement freeze
Egypt cbank to sell stake in British Arab bank
CAIRO, May 31 (Reuters) - Egypt's central bank is seeking to sell its minority stake in British Arab Commercial Bank, the third planned bank stake sale announced in a week in the Arab country, the financial daily al-Alam al-Youm reported on Sunday. ...