Algeria

January 6, 2004

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Sources leaked that Lebanese prominent singer Majida Al Roumi will be participating for the first time in the opening of the Layali Dubai (Dubai Nights) Music Festival

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Algeria’s public industrial sector recorded a 2.9 percent production fall in the third quarter of 2003, reported the National Statisitics Office.   The steel segment was the only category that witness

January 5, 2004

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Iran's top national security body is to "seriously" consider proposals to shift the political capital out of quake-prone Tehran following last month's

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An additional budget of DA 5.31 billion for development has been granted by President Bouteflika to the province of Jijel, Deputy Interior Minister Da

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Secretary General of the Arab League Amr Mousa is expected to pay a three-day visit to Yemen next Thursday to attend a conference on democracy and hum

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More than 9.1 million tons of goods passed through the Port of Algiers in 2003. In the first 11 months of 2003, trade at the port reached 926.288 million Algerian dinars ($13.2 million), an 8.9 percen

January 4, 2004

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Algerian riot police used truncheons and shields to beat back protesting lawmakers outside Algeria's parliament on Sunday. Several lawmakers were woun

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Morocco’s telecom regulator ANRT will try a second time to liberalize the nation’s fixed line sector by announcing a timetable for a new license in the first quarter of 2004, said a spokesperson from

January 3, 2004

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The Export-Import Bank of the US has approved a $192 million long-term loan guarantee to support construction of the 825-megawatt Skikda Power Project in the Algerian coastal city of Skikda. Currently

January 1, 2004

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Ahmed bin Abdul-Nabi Macki, Oman's Minister of National Economy and Deputy Chairman of the Financial Affairs and Energy Resources Council has said the

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The National Democratic Rally (RND) won 17 out of 46 seats at the senatorial elections meant to renew half of the Nation Council's members, the Interi

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A Turkish diplomatic source disclosed Wednesday that the expected visit of President Bashar al-Assad to Turkey and his talks with Turkish President Ah

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Algeria’s Agricultural Minister Said Barkat said that the Arab state witnessed a record year in the farming sector for 2003. The country cultivated 42.6 quintals of wheat, 430,000 tons of dates and 1.

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The Chinese government has extended a €3.8 million dollar loan to Morocco to help finance public works projects in the Arab state. In addition to the loan, China presented the Moroccan government with

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The Export-Import Bank of the US has approved a $160 million long-term guarantee to support the export of US equipment and services for construction of the Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan Pipeline project, a netw