Upper Egypt

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one of the two main administrative districts of Egypt

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Our visit to Assiut is part of the Bank's support for inclusive growth and sustainable development of the private sector in Upper Egypt.
The alliance won 55 per cent of the votes cast in Upper Egypt and 57 per cent in the Western Delta," said Mustafa Bakri, a former lawmaker and an official in the "For Love of Egypt".
5 billion, aims at maximising diesel production, and will introduce the most modern refinery technologies in Upper Egypt to meet the growing local demand for petroleum products.
Upper Egypt Electricity Production Company will have a grace period of up to 4 years on the funding, while payments on the loans will be made over a 12-year period, Amwal Al Ghad said.
The tomb was discovered in the Kom al-Ahmar region, between Luxor and Aswan, on the site of Hierakonpolis, the city of the falcon, which was the dominant pre-dynastic urban centre and the capital of the Kingdom of Upper Egypt.
I purposefully missed this round of celebrations, having chosen to sit it out in Upper Egypt.
Summary: In Sinai and Upper Egypt all sorts of guns, missiles and ammunition have a price tag depending on date of production, country of origin and condition of each item.
Topics include the marginalization of the small peasantry, spatial marginalization in a Cairo suburb, the class politics of the uprising against Mubarak, geographical targeting of poverty in Upper Egypt, marginalization in the context of commercial education, and the progress of disability rights.
Copts Protest to Deter Aggressors in Upper Egypt Maybe, but there is no joy in being a cynic.
The train was returning to the capital from Upper Egypt with more than 1,300 conscripts on board.
The train was traveling from Upper Egypt to Cairo when it derailed in the Giza neighborhood of Badrashin, a security source said, adding that the train was a military vehicle carrying conscripted youth on their way to an army camp.
Upper Egypt Operations: An increasing number of E&P blocks in Upper Egypt, since the 1990s a virgin area for explorers, have been awarded by the state-owned Ganoub al-Wadi Holding Petroleum Co.
When the writer - himself originally from Upper Egypt - met her, it turned out that she had never been to Upper Egypt, that "she was afraid of going there," according to the writer, because the people there live in "the utmost savagery".
Mousa, a candidate for the presidency in Egypt is conducting an election campaign in Upper Egypt.
Our team in Upper Egypt continues to work hard to enhance production from the Al Baraka Field with further development drilling planned in 2011, alongside our exploration programme to test the vast potential of the Komombo Concession," Al Arbeed said.
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