UAE

May 24, 2000

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Iranian hardliners, stung by the confirmed victory of reformist candidates, shut down a newly launched newspaper Tuesday, the 19th paper closed in a c

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Iran released Tuesday 460 Iraqi prisoners captured during the 1980-88 war between the neighboring states, Reuters reported, quoting Iranian state tele

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As Israel completes its withdrawal from south Lebanon, ending nearly 20 years of occupation, new business challenges and opportunities emerge. Much of these consequences will depend largely upon the p

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The AGCC countries are rapidly becoming a lucrative market for German auto giant Mercedes-Benz (MB).  Boasting a 20 per cent jump in sales in the first quarter of this 2000, compared to the equivalent

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Morocco and Canada may soon conclude a cooperation agreement in electronic post, a system of electronic distribution that the Canadian posts company has devised for telecommunications and transactions

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The National Bank of Kuwait is set to introduce its online shopping card system to Egypt and the United Arab Emirates. NBK's online shopping card system, which was introduced last year, enables users

May 23, 2000

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US Vice President Al Gore vowed Tuesday to throw his "granite" support behind Israel if elected, push for the downfall of the Iraqi regime and battle

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Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak and Morocco's King Mohammed VI held trade talks here Tuesday on the sidelines of a meeting of their joint higher comm

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Lebanon will "cooperate unstintingly" with the United Nations after Israel completes its withdrawal from the south despite disagreement over the owner

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An Indian found guilty of murdering his Saudi employer and the man's son was decapitated by sword Tuesday, the interior ministry said. Miraj Khan Srou

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European football reaches its climax on Wednesday with a celebration of Spaniards talent as the European Champions League title for this season goes n

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Iran's volunteer fundamentalist militia called for a massive rally Tuesday at Tehran University, one day after thousands of students gathered to celeb

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Saudi Arabia plans to allow foreign lawyers to practice in the kingdom as part of an overhaul of the legal profession, a newspaper reported on Tuesday

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Iranian Foreign Ministry summoned Monday Turkish ambassador to Iran Turan Morali and lodged a strong objection to the mass arrest of Iranian nationals