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Wednesday, August 5, 2015
Six Quick Facts About the New Suez Canal
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Six Quick Facts About the New Suez Canal

  CAIRO, Aug 5 (Reuters) – Egypt on Thursday opens the New Suez Canal, an extension which flanks the existing 145-year-old waterway and part of a

August 5, 2015
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Tuesday, August 4, 2015
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Did the World Actually Need a New Suez Canal?

  By Ahmed Feteha (Bloomberg) — The Suez Canal took 10 years to build and cost thousands of workers their lives. When planners suggested three years

August 4, 2015
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Wednesday, July 29, 2015
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Egypt Completes Work on New Suez Canal

  By Eric Knecht ISMAILIA, Egypt, July 29 (Reuters) – Egypt has finished building its New Suez Canal, its overseer said on Wednesday, a project

July 29, 2015
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Tuesday, July 28, 2015
Egypt to Increase Access to East Port Said With New Channel
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Egypt to Increase Access to East Port Said With New Channel

  CAIRO, July 28 (Reuters) – Egypt plans to allow smaller vessels in the Mediterranean direct access to East Port Said around the clock instead of

July 28, 2015
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Monday, July 27, 2015
Ship Photos of the Day – First Ships Cross New Suez Canal
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Ship Photos of the Day – First Ships Cross New Suez Canal

  The first cargo ships crossed the new Suez Canal on Saturday in a test-run before it is officially inaugurated August 6th. [contextly_sidebar

July 27, 2015
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Saturday, July 25, 2015
First Cargo Ships Take Trial-Run Through New Suez Canal
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First Cargo Ships Take Trial-Run Through New Suez Canal

  By Yusri Mohamed ISMAILIA, Egypt, July 25 (Reuters) – The first cargo ships passed through Egypt’s New Suez Canal on Saturday in a test-run

July 25, 2015
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Thursday, July 16, 2015
Islamic State Affiliate Claims Rocket Attack on Egypt Navy Vessel – PHOTOS
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Islamic State Affiliate Claims Rocket Attack on Egypt Navy Vessel – PHOTOS

By Eric Knecht and Ali Abdelaty CAIRO, July 16 (Reuters) – Egypt’s Islamic State affiliate said on Thursday it fired a rocket at an Egyptian naval

July 16, 2015
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Monday, July 6, 2015
Egypt Busts Suez Terror Plot – Sources
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Egypt Busts Suez Terror Plot – Sources

  CAIRO, July 6 (Reuters) – Egyptian authorities have arrested 13 members of the Muslim Brotherhood on suspicion of planting bombs around the Suez

July 6, 2015
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Saturday, June 13, 2015
New Suez Canal to Open in August, Egypt Says
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New Suez Canal to Open in August, Egypt Says

Egypt's New Suez Canal will open on Aug. 6, its overseer said on Saturday, a project President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi sees as a potent symbol of national pride

June 13, 2015
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Monday, June 1, 2015
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Egypt signs $2B offshore exploration deal with Italy’s Eni

by Ehab Farouk and Ahmed Aboulenein (Reuters) – Egypt’s oil ministry said on Monday it had signed an energy exploration deal with Italy’s Eni

June 1, 2015
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Tuesday, April 14, 2015
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Egypt to Import $3.55 Billion Worth of LNG via FSRU Höegh Gallant

Egypt will import around $3.55 billion worth of liquefied natural gas (LNG) in the 2015-2016 financial year, an official at state-owned Egyptian General

April 14, 2015
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Saturday, December 20, 2014
Containership Captain, First Officer Charged With Manslaughter in Egypt
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Containership Captain, First Officer Charged With Manslaughter in Egypt

Egypt's public prosecutor charged the captain and first officer of a Kuwaiti container ship with manslaughter in connection with a collision in the Red Sea

December 20, 2014
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Sunday, December 14, 2014
At Least 13 Killed in Collision Involving Containership and Egyptian Fishing Vessel
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At Least 13 Killed in Collision Involving Containership and Egyptian Fishing Vessel

At least 11 fishermen have drowned and as many as 23 were missing after a containership collided with an Egyptian fishing boat in the Gulf of Suez early Sunday

December 14, 2014
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Thursday, October 23, 2014
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BG Group Seeks Revival of Egyptian LNG Business

British energy company BG Group is in talks with BP to link their two gas developments off Egypt's coast, as part of BG's drive to breathe life into its

October 23, 2014
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Sunday, August 3, 2014
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Egypt Awards Suez Logistics Hub Project Contract

Egypt has chosen a consortium that includes the Egyptian army and global engineering firm Dar al-Handasah to develop an international industrial and logistics

August 3, 2014
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Thursday, July 10, 2014
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Egypt in Talks With Excelerate for LNG Regasification Ship

Egypt has missed a window to avert gas shortages this year as plans to secure a floating import terminal from a Norwegian firm hit snags, causing officials to

July 10, 2014
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Thursday, June 12, 2014
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Egypt Pushes Ahead With Suez Port Expansion Plans

Egypt is pressing ahead with plans to develop a new wheat storage facility and expand port operations at two terminals in the Suez area as the country looks to

June 12, 2014
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Monday, May 12, 2014
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Höegh Gallant Slated for Installation Off Egypt

Currently under construction at Hyundai Heavy Industries, the 170,000 m3 FSRU Höegh Gallant has gained the interest of the Egyptian Natural Gas Holding

May 12, 2014
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Wednesday, March 12, 2014
North Korea Denies Ties to Tanker Loaded with Rebel Oil
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North Korea Denies Ties to Tanker Loaded with Rebel Oil

North Korea said the tanker violated its laws, and a contract with the Alexandria-based company by carrying contraband

March 12, 2014
Total Views: 8

Wednesday, February 26, 2014
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Suez Canal Terrorists Receive Death Sentences

An Egyptian court handed down death sentences to all but one of the 26 perpetrators involved in an alleged scheme to form a terrorist group and to attack the

February 26, 2014
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