• Short Summary

    A number of leading personalities in the Egyptian government were present when the President, Colonel Gamal Abdel Nasser, opened the Cairo fair on Sunday, July 14.

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    A number of leading personalities in the Egyptian government were present when the President, Colonel Gamal Abdel Nasser, opened the Cairo fair on Sunday, July 14.

    Held in the Palace of Agriculture, the fair presented a varied display of modern Egyptian products and was viewed by delegations from Italy, Turkey, the Sudan, Tunisia and the Lebanon.

    Among those wishing to greet the President was the Minister of Commerce, Mahamed Aly Reza, who was joined by the Minister of Health, Dr. Nour Eddine Tarraf.

    Mr. Mahdi Hassanein, administrator of the new Al Tahrir (The Liberation) province, waited together with the Apostolic delegate, Mrg. Silvio Oddi; the President's political aide, Wing Commander Aly Sabri; the Minister of Agriculture, Dr. Aly Sayed Marey; the Indonesian delegate; the Minister of Rural Affairs; Hussein El Chadei; the secretary of the Islam congress, Anouar El Sadat; the Minister of Finance, Abdel Moneim El Kayssouny; and the ambassadors of China, Japan and Turkey.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA2JN1GTVO1PACR8Q48W33Q0C5Y
    Media URN:
    VLVA2JN1GTVO1PACR8Q48W33Q0C5Y
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    17/07/1957
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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