Algeria

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

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Egypt, Jordan, Morocco and Tunisia have finalized a four-nation free trade zone that will lower tariffs and decrease customs duties by 65 percent between the countries for 2003. Tariffs are to be remo

January 15, 2003

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Morocco’s King Mohammed VI received in Agadir on Tuesday James Baker, Personal Envoy of the United Nations Secretary General for the Sahara.  The meet

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ENTP is implementing Indus asset management and supply chain management solutions across its maintenance divisions to further streamline the company’s operational efficiency and achieve ISO registrati

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Global Village, the international attraction of the 2003 Dubai Shopping Festival, is to get its first site radio station from a partnership with the American University in Dubai (AUD).  Students from

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Radisson Hotels & Resorts, which entered the Saudi Arabian market in November with the opening of a 183-roomed hotel in Yanbu, now has its flag flying over two more properties in the Kingdom – this ti

January 14, 2003

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Syrian Vice President Abdul Halim Khaddam heads for Moscow Tuesday on a business visit, where he is expected to convey a message from Syrian President

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Romanian President Ion Iliescu arrived Monday in Algiers for an official three-day visit, officials in Algiers said.  Iliescu was met at Algiers' Houa

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The pilot of the Turkish Airlines plane which crashed last week in heavy fog was not fully aware of the airplane's position as he was coming in to lan