Egypt sees revenue in Suez Canal corridor project

CAIRO (Reuters) – Straddling one of the world’s great sea routes, the Suez Canal corridor is set to become a bridge connecting Africa with Asia if a grand plan by Egypt’s new government comes to fruition. President Mohamed Mursi’s administration is reviving and expanding a series of projects initiated in the late 1990s under former President Hosni Mubarak to turn the banks of the Suez Canal into a world trading and industrial centre, hoping it will earn billions of dollars and address a growing unemployment crisis

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UPDATE: Palestine woman fatally wounded while crossing the road identified

UPDATE (3:05 p.m.) – A womanfatally woundedWednesday nightbyvehicle as she crossed the roadway in Palestine has been identified as 49 year old Sherri Thorton. The occupants of the Chevy were taken to the Palestine Regional Medical Center by private car. They were treated at the local hospital for minor injuries from broken glass

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Palestine woman killed by car identified

UPDATE: The Palestine Police Department has identified the victim as 49-year-old Sheri Thornton of Palestine. Officials say that a witness stated Thornton ran in front of the incoming vehicle. The investigation into the incident continues.

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Carolina Herrera Store Opening in Tel Aviv | FashionTV – FTV – Video

07-01-2012 07:28 SUBSCRIBE: TEL AVIV – The brand CH Carolina Herrera comes to Ramat Aviv, Israel! Guests checked in, drank champagne, and ate snacks and hors d’oeuvres to welcome the high-end brand’s new location at the top of the Ramat Aviv Mall north of Tel Aviv. The store has pieces…

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May 15, the Return to Palestine March: the preparations continue …

I am posting on the Return to Palestine March blog in preparation for the May 15 event that will bring together Palestinians and lebanese and whoever would like to join to a location at the border. …

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