Syria

April 2, 2002

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The General Corporation of the Syrian Radio and TV has recently put forward the plan for producing a number of new TV series to maintain the boom currently witnessed by the Syrian TV drama.

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The film al Wajaa' (Pain) by the Palestinian director Eyad al Daoud has recently won the shield of the Islamic Conference Organization’s first International Festival for TV Production.

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The Saudi Pharmaceutical Industries and Medical Supplies Company (Spimaco) recently opened new marketing outlets and representative offices in southern and eastern Asia, reported Al-Hayat . The compa

April 1, 2002

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U.S. Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld singled out Iraq, Iran and Syria as countries that are encouraging “terrorists” while oppressing their own popu

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President Bashar al-Assad held a meeting at the Damascus Airport Lounge Sunday with the Saudi Crown Prince on the deteriorating situation in the occup

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Turkey is sending a military delegation to Afghanistan in order to prepare to take over command of the UN-mandated international security force in the

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Gunmen fired from Lebanon on an Israeli military outpost on the border between the two countries on Monday, local witnesses and the Israeli army said.

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Israel's military adventure in West Bank town of Ramallah would never bring security and peace to Israelis and would lead Israeli Prime Minister Ariel

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Syrian actress Mona Wasef has agreed to participate in the first common Syrian-Iraqi series al Mutanabbi which depicts the life history of the poet Abu al Tayyeb al Mutanabbi.

March 31, 2002

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Morocco's King Mohammad telephoned Israel’s Prime Minister Ariel Sharon on Sunday to urge Israel to halt military operations against Palestinian citie

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The prominent Syrian actor Khaled Taja is currently shooting the starring role in the new TV series Radm al Asateer (Rubbles of Legends) directed by Haytham Haqqi.

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A new Syrian TV series entitled al Safinah (Ship) is currently being shot on board of a ship opposite Latakia port on the Mediterranean marking the first Syrian drama of its kind.

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Malta’s Bank of Valletta is set to launch a new online banking service for its customers. To this end, the bank opted for the Dubai-based Altitude contact center software and e-finance products. Conne

March 28, 2002

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A Qatari newspaper has described Abu Dhabi Crown Prince and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan's visi

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Producers of the cartoon film Mohammed, Last Prophet and Messenger agreed to screen it in five Arab states simultaneously in the first week of next June.