Red Sea Newsletter
17th May 2004
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EU at a Glance
or EU is an international organisation of European
states, established by the Treaty on European Union
(the Maastricht treaty).
The European Union is a customs
union and a single market. It has a single currency,
the Euro (though some member states retain their
own), and has a Common Agricultural Policy and a
Common Fisheries Policy, and various initiatives
to co-ordinate activities of member states.
Original EU Member States - Austria, Belgium,
Denmark*, Finland, France, Germany, Grece, ireland,
Italy, Luxembourg, The Netherlands, Portugal, Spain,
Sweden*, United Kingdom*.
EU Members - Cyprus, Czech Republic, Estonia,
Hungary, Latvia, Eithuania, Malta, Poland, Slovakia,
The EU is already
Egypt’s largest trading partner, accounting
for 31 percent of Egyptian exports in 2001, including
oil products, textiles, clothing, agricultural products
and chemicals, while also exporting power-generating
machinery, chemicals, food, agricultural products
and transportation equipment. Within the EU, Italy,
Germany, France and the United Kingdom alone account
for over 70 percent of EU-Egyptian trade. There
are several ways Egypt stands to gain from the expansion
of the EU member states, specialty agricultural
products and tourism.
Egypt also stands
to benefit from the new member states by importing
everything from milk to expertise.
Africa will host the 2010 FIFA World Cup
The announcement was made on 15th May by FIFA
President Joseph S. Blatter at the World Trade
Center in Zurich, Switzerland.
Zealand to Open Embassy in Cairo
Zealand Prime Minister Helen Clark has announced
that New Zealand is to open a new embassy in
Egypt in 2006.
Alam International Airport has announced it's
commencement of domestic flights from and to
Cairo which started on 10th May. Flights operate
on Mondays and Thursdays, departing Cairo at
17:00 and arriving Marsa Alam at 19:15, and
departing Marsa Alam at 20:00 and arriving Cairo
School for Hurghada
de France souhaite ouvrir une école française
à Hurghada et dans ce but cherche à
recenser les personnes intéressées
par le programme scolaire français. Merci
de contacter Hélène (012 24 67
395) ou Valérie (012 74 58 443).
The French Embassy wishes to open a French school
in Hurghada and is looking for people interested
in the French curriculum. Please contact Hélène
(012 24 67 395) or Valérie (012 74 58
The Return of the King
What's On ...
Zen Tarot Course
to read the Osho Zen Tarot cards and gain
an insight into your future.
Course dates are 4th, 7th, 14th, 21st
& 28th June.
more information call 010 668 7203 or
is the second largest continent in the world.
Only Asia is bigger.
it has very few jagged coasts and bays, Africa
has the shortest coastline of all the other
of Africa is in the tropics.
is almost an island. Its only connection to
other land is the tiny Sinai Peninsula in
is four times the size of the United States.
includes Madagascar, which is the fourth largest
island in the world (Greenland is the largest).
one of the world's largest mountains, is actually
Point: Mt. Kilimanjaro, Tanzania 19,340 feet
Point: Lake Assal, Djibouti 512 feet below
longest river: The Nile, length 4145 miles
is so large that a full population census
has never been made. Estimates say that the
continent and its nearby islands may be home
to as many as 748 million people.
are over 1,000 different languages in Africa.
people have more physical variations than
on any other continent in the world.
has some of the shortest and the tallest people
in the world.
1st floor in El Opour Building, Nacer
City, beside Alfa Market, Cairo. 130
square metres. Super luxury with telephone
& private entrance. Price 165,000
LE. Please contact Mr Gamal Elraay.
010 601 5514.
(upper floor) in Kafr El Gouna, El Gouna
resort. Two bedrooms, 1 full bathroom,
1 guest bathroom, open kitchen, large
reception, balcony. Overlooks the sea
and Club House. Including A/Cs and possibly
almost new furniture. Please call :
010 500 0625.
EOS-50E with lens 19-35. Plus
lens 28-50. Plus lense 100-300. Plus
electronic strobe. Package deal - 1000
Euro. For information call: 065 444675.
New long-john, Dacor, Size 4
Monosuit with hood, Coltri Sub,
Monosuit, Easyjet, Green/Black,
Shorty, Size 3
2 piece suit, Cressi Sub, Size
Woolly Bear, Mares, Size XL
Long-John, Size 2, Pink
2 piece, Pink/Green, Size XS
Monosuit, Protype, Size 3
For information contact: 012 563 0130
Underwater Camera Systems for SALE:
Pro Set including:
Camera MM2ex (black), Strobe YS120TTL,
Viewfinder 16-35mm, 2 x Wide Angle Lense
16mm & 20mm, 2x Makro Lense 1:3
& 1:2, Color Filter 20mm, Lense
Holder, Multi Stay Set, Strobe Arm S&S
160cm, Lense holder and Camera Case
1x Limited Set including:
Camera MM2ex (yellow) , Strobe YS120TTL,
Viewfinder 16-35mm, Multi Stay Set,
Strobe Arm 6 and S&S Camera Bag.
For more info and price please call
: 010 546 8800. Hurghada.
- Home in El Gouna.
Looking to purchase or
rent a villa/house in El Gouna. Furnished
or unfurnished. Please contact: Wendy
012 243 9945
Dive Club & Hotel is looking for
2 young, dynamic SALES
PERSONS to join our busy Reservation
Office in Sharm el Sheikh, South Sinai.
The applicants must have: Minimum 2
years travel sales experience /Ability
to work within a team/Excellent communications
skills/Basic computer skills –
MS word, Excel, Outlook/Licensed to
Scuba Dive/ Native English with a 2nd
language preferred/ Native German with
English requested. Please send applications
by Email to: email@example.com,
or call 069/600 046.
- Bridge players.
We would like to form a Bridge Club.
If you are interested, please email
me on: firstname.lastname@example.org
Belly Dancing teacher wanted
for intermediate level student. Please
contact Susann: 010 699 2513 or email@example.com
Club House, El Gouna, is looking for
If you are qualified for this position,
012 311 3434 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
wanted for a half breed Rhodesian Ridgeback
Needs lots of space and needs to be
walked daily. If you are interested
call : 012 273 7859
Nawas Resort, Marsa Alam, Egypt is seeking
a House Keeping
Manager for immediate employment.
Good work environment and good employment
opportunity. Please contact us by fax
at (2) 012 249 3448 or email to email@example.com
Please include a current contact telephone
**** World Class Abo Nawas Resort
in Marsa Alam, Opening New Season
April 2004 - employment
opportunities in all departments.
For more info contact us by fax at
(2) 012 249 3448 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Nawas Resort **** world class resort,
located in pristine Marsa Alam, Egypt,
is seeking foreign resident for public
relation & secretary position.
English a must and some Italian and
computer experience preferred. Good
work opportunity. Please contact us
by fax (2) 012 249 3448 or email us
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