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Egypt unrest

2011 the year that was: January 25th-The Day of Rage

When we think of January 2011, the first thing that pops into our minds is the day of rage organised…

December 18, 2011 3:02

Egypt PM routed on live TV, sign of media upheaval

Media once faced censorship, security crackdowns.

March 4, 2011 12:07

Egypt’s prime minister quits after calls for purge

Former Transport Minister Essam Sharaf appointed.

March 3, 2011 12:52

After the carrot, Egypt military shows the stick

Military moves to ban strikes; Says labour unrest threatens national security; Taking state land must cease.

February 19, 2011 3:30

Labour unrest as Egypt moves towards democracy

First working day since military's appeal; Mubarak in Sharm, not well, says Saudi official; Further talks on transition to democracy; Constitutional committee meets for first time.

February 16, 2011 4:10
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Egypt may be going through its darkest days, but on the plus side – that means more tourists for Dubai!

February 9, 2011 4:20

Egyptian pound weakens slightly in early trade

The pound traded at 5.942 to the dollar on Monday, down from 5.93 at Sunday's close.

February 7, 2011 12:10

Protesters in Cairo square settle in for long stay

Muslims, Christians pray for those killed.

February 7, 2011 9:37
Egypt unrest may hit Middle East, Africa investment

Egypt unrest may hit Middle East, Africa investment

Egypt could be catalyst for MENA investment withdrawal; Youth unemployment, inflation potential flashpoints; Gulf markets, longer-term prospects still seen positive.

January 27, 2011 2:44