Wars of civilization

The Egyptian Museum came up with a wonderful idea some years ago. They launched a summer art class for children on the museum's premises. The children would be taken on…

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Series celebrates great film director

Ingmar Bergman film tribute opens at AUC I shall remember this moment: the silence, the twilight, the bowl of strawberries, the bowl of milk. Your faces in the evening light,…

Joseph Fahim Joseph Fahim

Business competition first step in creating an innovative culture, EBF chairman says

CAIRO: Amr El-Abd, the young chairman of the Alexandria-based Entrepreneurs Business Forum, has big plans. Only a year old, EBF is organizing an ambitious nation-wide business plan competition which wraps…

Renovating an old favorite Renovating an old favorite

Privatization of Biscomisr has led to product improvementCAIRO: The Egyptian company for foods, Biscomisr, which has recently undergone full privatization, is ready to launch new products and expand on its…

Pakinam Amer Pakinam Amer

Minister sees China overtaking U.S. as Egypt's largest trading partner

BEIJING: Egypt is reaching out to China to help develop a range of heavy industries as part of a rapid blossoming of trade and investment ties, Trade and Industry Minister…

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Euromoney Conference kicks off tonight

CAIRO: The consortium of who s who in Egypt s financial affairs will all be found at the 11th annual Euromoney Egypt Conference opening tonight at the Semiramis InterContinental in…

Deena Douara Deena Douara

9/11 Footnote: Egyptian, security guard and a false accusation

Associated PressCAIRO: They were different men going in different directions - one a visiting Egyptian student on scholarship, the other an ex-cop in a dead-end job as a hotel security…

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Egypt and Jordan back renewed Arab peace drive

AMMAN: President Hosni Mubarak and Jordan s King Abdullah on Sunday urged the international community to work for a speedy resumption of Middle East peace talks, officials said. They said…

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About 30 Egyptian asylum-seekers flee Czech holding center

PRAGUE: About 30 Egyptian asylum-seekers have escaped from a holding center near the Czech capital Prague, sparking tight security measures, the interior ministry said Sunday. Their escape late Saturday from…

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Stocks slip in low-volume trade

CAIRO: Stocks slipped in low-volume trade on Sunday and brokers said investors would be watching a big investment conference in Cairo this week for clues to the future of the…

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