Issue: November 2008



  • Echo of Collapse

    Since the globalization ideology has been adopted, the whole world has turned into one small village; connected in every aspect of life, whether socially, politically, economically...etc. therefore, if a disaster in the western hemisphere occurs, it will consequently have its negative effects on the eastern hemisphere! And, that is the case with the current world economic collapse! Though the Egyptian economy is still categorized as a developing one, the echo of this dramatic collapse will, possibly, impose its negative impact on the country

  • Flow rate high at Suez Gemsa

    Britain-based Circle Oil and Premier Oil have struck oil and natural gas in their onshore North West Gemsa Concession in Egypt

  • Back to Iraq

    After years of Egyptian absence from Iraq, Egypt sent its foreign minister Ahmed Abul-Gheit to Iraq for the first time in nearly two decades in a sign of a growing Arab acceptance of the country’s Shiite-led government. It was the first visit to Iraq by an Egyptian foreign minister since former Iraqi president Saddam Hussein invaded Kuwait in 1990

  • Oil in disequilibrium

    The turbulence in oil markets in the past couple of months was, perhaps, a shock for many speculators. It was only a few months ago that oil traded at $147 a barrel. Today, it trades around $70 a barrel (if not less), a fall of more than 50%

  • The Truth about Tape (Part I)

    Over the last few decades, the IT industry has been the battleground for a number of heated debates concerning the future of technology. One of the most interesting debates revolves around "Tape versus Disk" that has raged for years. Disk defenders have claimed that tape is dead for many years, while tape defenders claim that tape is strong and growing up, neither dead, nor dying like foot soldiers in the Civil War

  • British Airways announces FIRST upgrade for price of Club World

    British Airways is offering a free one-way upgrade to FIRST for customers purchasing a Club World return ticket departing from Cairo to London, USA or Canada. The offer is valid for tickets purchased / journeys between the 7th of October 2008 and the 31st of March 2009.

  • Monthly News

    News of the month, know more about the recent activities this industry has shown during October 2008.