Red Sea Newsletter
26th January 2004
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jobs and hints & tips for easy living in The Red
to 10th February
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Full Board (with a 2 night min/DBL room )
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Marsa Alam, Red Sea, Egypt
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The resort was built in a authentic
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Abo Nawas Resort is in a pristine area in
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dive sites, with its exclusive 300 meter private
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Enjoy the panoramic views of the
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Fax: (065) 444 463
Court Rejects Foreign Belly Dancers' Appeal
Cairo court has rejected an appeal by a Russian
and an Australian belly dancer against a ban
on working in the country they consider the
home of the dance. Lawyers for the Russian and
Australian dancers had asked the court to overturn
the ban so their clients could resume their
nightclub work. However, the administrative
court at the Council of State ruled that the
Ministry of Manpower had the authority to prevent
non-Egyptians from working in certain professions,
including what Egyptians call Oriental dancing.
dancers could now take their case to a higher
Cup of Nations 2004
24th African Cup of Nations kicked off
in Tunisia on Saturday 24th January, with
the final being held on 14th February.
an arduous qualifying campaign, 16 nations
line up. Defending champions Cameroon and
hosts Tunisia automatically qualified for
the tournament and they are joined by the
14 qualifiers: Egypt, Nigeria, Morocco,
South Africa, Benin, Rwanda, Democratic
Republic of Congo, Guinea, Senegal, Burkina
Faso, Kenya, Mali, Algeria and Zimbabwe.
For more information and regular updates
On ... in Cairo
Cairo International Book Fair
21st January - 30th January
in the Fairgrounds between Mamdouh Salem Street,
Esmail El Fangary Street and Salah Salem Street.
Direct buses linking the main Squares (El Tahrir,
Ataba & Ramses) are available to take people
to the Fairgrounds, and there are 40 Microbuses
for the transportation within the Fairgrounds.
Open from 10am to 8pm
more information on Exhibitors, Seminars, Contests,
etc. go to : http://www.cibf.org/en/index.cfm
On ... in Sharm
entertainment in the form of a live six-piece
band from the UK. MELT
play a mixture of all genres of music from
modern to classic soul and rock and roll.
Thursday 29th January
heard, you’ve danced, and you’ve
gone crazy to his spins and now ... he's
back! The one and only John Kelly will play
another sensational session.
26th January 1788 Captain Arthur Phillip took
formal possession of the colony of New South
Wales and became its first Governor. The colony
soon began to celebrate the anniversary of
this date in the traditional manner with "drinking
first official celebrations were held in 1818
to mark the 30th anniversary of white settlement.
Day today is a community day, with formal ceremonies
combined with local events and fun activities.
Celebrations actively encourage participation
of all Australians regardless of age, ethnicity
and culture - the day belongs to the people.
act like an "Aussie" ... dig out your
"barbie" and "russle"
up a steak or two for all your "mates"
and "rellies" and have a
"ripper" of a time!!
Marinated Flank Steak
cup soy sauce
3 tablespoons honey
2 tablespoons white vinegar
1/2 teaspoon ground ginger
teaspoon garlic powder
1/2 cup vegetable oil
1 1/2 pounds steak
In a blender, combine soy sauce, honey, vinegar,
ginger, garlic powder and vegetable oil. Blend
for 15 seconds. Lay steak in a shallow glass or
ceramic dish. Pierce flesh all over front and
back with a sharp fork. Pour marinade over steak,
then turn and coat the other side. Cover, and
chill in the refrigerator 8 hours, or overnight.
Preheat an outdoor grill for high heat.
grate on highest level, and brush lightly with
oil. Grill steak for 15 to 20 minutes, turning
GMC 95 as new, wheel drive, auto transmission,
ABS, heavy duty
suspension, elec driver seat, velour
miters, dark red metallic, central locking,
rear wiper. Please
contact Wessam El Sebai : 010 578 3697
or Dr Dia El Sebai : 012 733 3322.
Dodge Crysler, 1982 model with A/C,
power steering, central locking, electric
windows. Excellent condition, contact
012 747 2899 (Hurghada)
Dive Centre for Rent.
The centre includes:
18 metre boat with Caterpillar engine
- 250 horse power
Compressor - Power K14
50 Aluminium Bottles
Complete Diving Equipment
Boat Permission for 25 tourists
Tourist Permission for Dive Centre Operation
for 12 Months
Accommodation - 2 Studio Apartments
Total Centre Size - 350 square metres
- including newly built equipment room
PER MONTH: 3800 EUROS. For further
details, please email: email@example.com
for sale in Moubarak 2 area, Hurghada.
Fully furnished, 1st floor flat with
3 bedrooms. A/C, satellite TV, telephone
and automatic washing machine. Please
contact : 012 747 2899
with the following specifications :
Power : 80 to 115 HP
Size : 17 to 22 feet
Polyester or semi-rigid.
Please contact : Hervé Siegrist
in El Gouna - firstname.lastname@example.org
hand Jeep Wrangler
wanted as soon as possible. Please contact
Andy. 010 356 4925. Hurghada.
lady required to work as Nursery
Assistant, to work with children
aged 3-4 years. Nursery experience preferred,
but not essential as full training will
be given. Salary dependent on experience.
Please contact: Marika 012 393 4407
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