Egypt's Foreign Reserves -8.5% yoy To $31.2B In May
Wall Street Journal
CAIRO (Zaywa Dow Jones)--Egypt's foreign reserves fell 8.5% year-on-year to $31.2 billion in May amid drop in remittances and capital inflows, the central bank said Sunday on its Web site. Economic growth in Egypt, the most populous Arab country, ...
EGYPT: To publish or burn
Los Angeles Times, CA
Hosni is trying to untangle himself from comments made last year when asked if there were Hebrew-language books in Egypt's Alexandria library. He reportedly said: “If there are any, I will burn them myself.” The quip fit the spirit of the artistic war ...
Brazil wary of unknown Egypt in Confederations Cup opener
The Canadian Press, South Africa
"If Egypt is the African champion, it's because it has merits. It showed on the field that it has quality, you have to respect that." Brazil has faced the Egyptians four times, but the last match was more than 46 years ago. In four friendlies played ...
Brazil v Egypt
Confederations Cup Preview: Brazil - Egypt
Beleaguered Egypt look to impress Brazil
Egypt to 'prove' Germany stole Nefertiti bust
BERLIN (AFP) — Egypt will soon provide evidence that the 3400-year-old bust of Queen Nefertiti was taken illegally out of the country by Germany, Egyptian antiquities chief Zahi Hawass said on Sunday. "We are still gathering information, ...
Egyptian tells Berlin paper he'll 'prove' Nefertiti was stolen
Review: Arab experts have their say on the Obama speech in Egypt
There is no doubt that President Obama's speech in Egypt elicited an avalanche of reactions; most positive, some negative. Many saw the choice of a dictatorship country from which to address the Muslim world with a blasé attitude.Egypt and Mubarak made ...
Video: Netanyahu Endorses Palestinian Independence
Change promises into action for US-Muslim ties
Obama a Mid-East saviour?
Israel targets smuggling tunnels in Gaza
Israel routinely targets the tunnels under the Gaza-Egypt border, which it says are being used by Gaza's Hamas leadership to smuggle weapons into the Palestinian territory. Palestinians claim the tunnels are necessary to get basic food supplies that ...
Video: Gazans feel effects of humanitarian crisis - 13 Jun 09
Four hurt in Israeli raids on Gaza tunnels
Israel fires missiles at Palestinian neighborhood in Rafah ...
People's Daily Online
Ruling parties of China, Egypt vow to cement ties
CAIRO, June 15 (Xinhua) -- The ruling parties of China and Egypt, the Communist Party of China (CPC) and Egypt's National Democratic Party (NDP), are committed to taking their relations to a new high. The message came out of the talks between He ...
China, Egypt pledge stronger ties on anti-graft chief's Cairo visit
DIARY - Egypt/Sudan - June 13
All events/times provisional and in GMT (local time is GMT +3 for Egypt and Sudan). CAIRO - Court expected to rule on dispute over Israeli gas. *CAIRO - EU foreign policy chief Javier Solana due to meet Egyptian officials and Arab League chief Amr ...
Yemen denies Guantanamo inmates heading to Saudi
The Associated Press
SAN'A, Yemen (AP) — Yemen on Sunday denied reports that it has agreed to a US proposal to transfer almost 100 Yemeni inmates at Guantanamo Bay prison to terrorist rehabilitation centers in Saudi Arabia. The statement comes days after US officials said ...
Yemen aims to halt next generation of terrorists
Yemeni tribesmen kidnap 24 medics
Yemen fighters free abducted medics
Egypt Reserves 64 Parliament Seats for Women
Parliament speaker Safwat Al-Sharif characterized this as a historic day for Egypt's democracy and reform process. Your donation helps keep our online services free. MEMRI is a 501(c)(3) organization, and your donation is tax deductible. ...