El Alamein

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a village to the west of Alexandria on the northern coast of Egypt

a pitched battle in World War II (1942) resulting in a decisive Allied victory by British troops under Montgomery over German troops under Rommel

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The Rixos Alamein villa experience is complete with a private butler and chef, a fully-stocked fridge, a fresh fruit basket and traditional and international desserts.
Turkoglu commented, "Rixos Alamein is the ultimate paradise for families who can benefit from our ultra all inclusive concept that caters to guests across all age groups.
15 towers are being built as part of Phase One of the project, while Phase Two will comprise 10 towers, said Mohamed Zaghloul, head of projects department at the Council of New Alamein City.
One of the new generation millennium cities, the New Alamein City will boast a mix of residential, tourist, educational, and services projects, reported Mubasher, citing a top official.
"The refurbishment of Al Alamein Hotel provides an example of our determination to offer a hotel that is on a par with, or rather superior to, world-class resorts," said Mohamed Alabbar, Chairman of Emaar.
Al Alamein Hotel is part of a residential and tourist community Emaar is developing in Marassi, the company's flagship Mediterranean landmark in Egypt.
The all-new Al Alamein Hotel, which will be located in Marassi, the master-planned lifestyle and tourism destination by Emaar Misr, will maintain its cultural context and heritage under a new design.
UAE investment company Global Sphere has signed a contract for its first tourism project in the Egypt's Al Alamein area.
In the Alamein region, south-west of al-Hamra terminal, two trends of oil and gas fields can become important: the Alamein-Razzak fields and the parallel Alamein West Structural Ridge, where Apache has many prospects.
El Alamein and the struggle for North Africa; international perspectives from the twenty-first century.
Selon le ministre, une superficie de 500 000 feddans, deja deminee, au Littoral Nord et dans la nouvelle cite d'Al Alamein, fera l'objet d'appels d'offres pour y encourager l'investissement.
"Closer than brothers we were were," said Northumbrian Robert Lay at an Alamein service at Westminster Abbey.
A NORTH veteran of the Battle of El Alamein said a special ceremony in London to mark its 70th anniversary at weekend was a "timely opportunity" to remember those who fought in the battle.
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