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Egyptian Islamists plan big rally as referendum looms
The Muslim Brotherhood called for the rally after a violent confrontation between Islamists and the liberal, secular opposition in Egypt's second city last week ended with a Muslim preacher besieged inside his mosque for 14 hours. Rival factions were ...
Intimidation, fear keep Egypt's Christians away from polls on disputed charter
Egypt's Chief Prosecutor Retracts His Resignation
Egypt Prosecutor Retracts Resignation
Scholars wrestle with Shariah law in proposed Egypt constitution
CAIRO -- Peppered throughout Egypt's constitution, which is expected to pass in a referendum vote Saturday, is a renewed emphasis on Islamic law, or Shariah, as a guiding principle of the state. But some judges here said they don't know how to enforce ...
Egypt's cabinet approves draft law on Islamic bonds
Egypt's top prosecutor stirs new tensions by withdrawing resignation
CAIRO — Egypt's top prosecutor retracted his resignation on Thursday, a decision that could cause a new uproar in the country after he was accused of pressuring a judge not to release protesters opposed to the Islamist president. The prosecutor ...
Egypt says will boost gas supply to Jordan to up to 210 million cubic feet per day
AMMAN, Jordan – Egypt's prime minister says his country will boost deliveries of natural gas to Jordan, which had seen supplies dwindle since Egypt's uprising nearly two years ago. Hesham Kandil told reporters after talks with his Jordanian counterpart ...
Egypt fully resumes gas supplies to Jordan
Egypt Resumes Natural Gas Exports to Jordan, Petra Says
Egypt's PM in Amman to boost trade and energy ties
Egypt prosecutor Talaat Ibrahim retracts resignation offer
Egypt's new public prosecutor Talaat Ibrahim has retracted an offer to resign made following protests about his appointment, Egyptian media say. Mr Ibrahim is quoted as saying he made the offer under pressure on Monday, and that it was up to the ...
ENBD signs deal to buy BNP's Egypt operations
Gulf Daily News
MANAMA: BNP Paribas will sell 95.2 per cent of its stake of its Egyptian operation to Emirates NBD (ENBD). The French banking group has signed a definitive agreement regarding the sale, which is subject to regulatory approvals by the Central Bank of ...
Gulf capital hungry for Egypt banks
Emirates Bank to Buy BNP's Egypt Assets
Egypt shares up 0.4 pct on country's BNP bank acquisition
Report: Al Qaeda emir's hand in Egypt and Syria
Long War Journal
Die Welt, a German daily, has published an interesting report on al Qaeda's plans for Syria and Egypt. The original can be found here and Worldcrunch has produced a translation of the article, "Has Syria become Al-Qaeda's New Base for Terror Strikes on ...
A hollow victory likely in Egypt
WITH major human rights groups reporting widespread electoral fraud and violation of process in Egypt's constitutional referendum, it's hard to see how President Mohammed Morsi and the Muslim Brotherhood are headed for anything but a hollow victory ...
Egypt's Referendum: As Second Vote Nears, National Unity Nowhere in Sight
... of Egyptian flags for sale while supporters of. MARCO LONGARI / AFP / Getty Images. A street vendor holds a bunch of Egyptian flags for sale while supporters of Egypt's opposition take part in a demonstration in front of the Presidential Palace in ...
Egypt's Islamists call for Friday rally 'to defend scholars and mosques'
The Islamist forces blamed the liberal Constitution Party, headed by Mohamed ElBaradei, and the opposition group Egyptian Popular Current, led by former presidential candidate Hamdeen Sabbahi, for spearheading the attacks on the mosque.
Brotherhood, Salafis Call for Mass Protest in Alexandria