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Egypt, the fourth largest producer of strawberries in the world, produced 240,000 tonnes of strawberries in 2010. The US Embassy valued strawberry production at $330m a year (AFP Photo)

European Commission cancels additional tests on Egyptian strawberries

The European Commission issued a decision to cancel additional tests on Egyptian strawberries, which was initially applied, according to a press statement on Wednesday. The Agriculture Export Council (AEC) said in a statement noted that the decision came after the reassurance of the European Union on the safety measures taken by Egypt, during the last period …

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Delta, Etihad under scrutiny as EU probes foreign airline holdings

Reuters – The European Commission is examining several foreign holdings in European airlines, including Delta Air Lines’ stake in Britain’s Virgin and Etihad’s stake in Germany’s Air Berlin, to see if they comply with rules for operating an airline within Europe. A spokesman for Siim Kallas, the European Union commissioner for transport policy, said on …

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EU aid to Egypt under attack

Minister of Planning and International Cooperation Amr Darrag discussed a €200m grant to support Egypt’s public budget (currently running a 10.6% of GDP deficit) with EU delegation head James Moran

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