Algeria

February 2, 2003

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Technip-Coflexip to design GTL complex in Qatar and Sasol South Africa, awarded Technip-Coflexip an EPC contract, worth about $675 million, for the design and construction in Qatar of a natural gas-t

January 30, 2003

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The decomposing body of a missing Algerian MP has been found in the boot of his car in Paris.   Abdelmalek Benbara, a member of the prime minister's p

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Israel is scheduled to receive a German consignment of two anti-missile batteries by mid-February, loaded with 128 rockets. The American Patriot defense systems, designed to intercept surface-to-surfa

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Anadarko Petroleum Corporation, Sonatrach and partners Maersk Olie Algeriet and Eni/Lasmo Oil announced an oil discovery at the Hassi Berkine North East prospect on Block 404 in Algeria.

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Turkey's state-owned Turkish Petroleum Corporation (TPAO) has decided to pull its 60-strong staff out of Iraq within three weeks, anticipating a possible US strike against its southeastern neighbor. T

January 29, 2003

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The Canaccord Capital Corporation plans to increase its current equity offering to First Calgary Petroleums by an additional $9.8 million. Net proceeds of the offering will be used for exploration exp

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Dolphin Energy has awarded a mandate to Mitsui & Company of Japan for procurement of the line pipe for the Dolphin Project. The energy initiative has been established to produce, process and supply Qa

January 23, 2003

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Egyptian belly dancer Dina appeared on a satellite TV station in an interview to talk about the rumors of her escape from Egypt for her indecent involvement in pornographic videotapes with a businessm

January 21, 2003

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The man behind the failed hijacking of an Algerian airliner asked to be flown to North Korea, the head of Algeria's national security agency said Mond

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The Polisario Front fighting to end Moroccan rule over the occupied Western Sahara on Monday rejected the latest United Nations proposal for a settlem

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Iraqi President Saddam Hussein said Monday he was not losing any sleep over a possible U.S. invasion of his country.

January 20, 2003

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Three men attempted to hijack a passenger aircraft of Algeria's Air Algerie company on a domestic flight late Sunday, but were overcome by security st

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In line with Mohammed Jalal & Sons (MJS)'s target to assist the government's Bahrainization plan, the Automotive Division has achieved a 90.5 percent increase in the percentage of Bahraini staff e

January 16, 2003

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James Baker, Personal Envoy of the United Nations Secretary General for the Sahara, arrived in Algiers Wednesday for talks with Algerian officials on

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As part of its long-term plan to attract more than six billion dollars of foreign direct investments into the Aqaba Special Economic Zone Authority (ASEZ), the authority has announced the rollout of J