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  Info and facts on 'Port Said'   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-18)
Port Said is a northeastern Egyptian (A native or inhabitant of Egypt) city near the Suez Canal (A ship canal in northeastern Egypt linking the Red Sea with the Mediterranean Sea), with an approx.
Port Said is also an important harbour both for exports of Egyptian products like cotton and rice, but also a fuelling station for ships that pass through the Suez Canal.
Port Said's twin city is Port Fouad, which lies on the eastern side of the canal.
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 Encyclopedia: Port Said
Port Said was designated to receive the gift of what is now known as the Statue of Liberty, then called "The Light Of Asia." When the current government decided that it was too costly of a project, "The Light of Asia" was shipped to New York City where it became an American landmark.
Port Said ist Sitz eines Teils der Sueskanal-Universität.
Port Said (31.25° N 32.29° EArabic بور سعيد, transliterated BÅ«r Saʻīd) is a northeastern Egyptian city near the Suez Canal, with an approx.
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 AllRefer.com - Port Said, Egypt (Egyptian Political Geography) - Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-18)
This resulted in a lack of food for the sardines that were the basis of the Port Said fishing industry, which has since virtually disappeared.
Situated on a narrow peninsula between Lake Manzala and the sea, Port Said was founded in 1859 by the builders of the Suez Canal and named for Said Pasha, then khedive of Egypt.
Port Said came under Israeli attack during the 1967 and 1973 Arab-Israeli Wars.
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 Port Said on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-18)
Ailing ports get management tonic: Nigeria is finally tackling the chronic problem of poor and inadequate port facilities with a degree of determination.
Suez canal, 8 km south of Port Said.
U.S. Ailing ports get management tonic: Nigeria is finally tackling the chronic problem of poor and inadequate port facilities with a degree of determination.
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 Encyclopedia article on Port Said [EncycloZine]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-18)
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