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Black gold

CAIRO: With oil prices skyrocketing across the world, and with the Middle

Farah El Alfy Farah El Alfy

Calyon, HSBC bid for Egypt's EAB, says executive

CAIRO: France's Calyon and Britain's HSBC have submitted bids for Egyptian American

Daily Star Egypt Staff Daily Star Egypt Staff

Egyptian market boosted by Telecom Egypt IPO

CAIRO: Money left over from an IPO of Telecom Egypt shares pushed

Daily Star Egypt Staff Daily Star Egypt Staff

Untold stories

CAIRO: The intense tension felt in advance of a meeting with Morgan

Sarah El Sirgany Sarah El Sirgany

Court extends detention of Nour – lawyer

An Egyptian court extended the detention of liberal politician and former presidential

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Toddler latest to die in Sudanese protest

CAIRO: Alongside the grassy park which lies in front of the Moustafa

Vivian Salama Vivian Salama

Egypt: 26 percent turnout in elections

CAIRO: Just one quarter of registered voters cast ballots in the month-long

Daily Star Egypt Staff Daily Star Egypt Staff

Authorities mull recommendations on airline deregulation

CAIRO: With the government aiming to increase the annual number of tourists

Waleed Khalil Rasromani Waleed Khalil Rasromani

Direct link to Asia

CAIRO: Raya Telecom signed an agreement, Saturday, with Telekom Malaysia Berhad (TM)

Aida Nassar Aida Nassar

Many honored at film festival

CAIRO: While at work in London, Finnish producer Ilkaa Y. L. Matila

Sarah El Sirgany Sarah El Sirgany