November 13, 2003
Sonatrach, Anadarko Petroleum Corporation and partners Maersk Olie Algeriet and Eni Oil Algeria have reported a further exploration success in Algeria's prolific Berkine Basin.
US-based production companies Fat Rock Entertainment and Layalina Productions have entered a five million dollar joint venture with Jordan’s Rubicon to produce a thirteen episode children’s series cre
November 7, 2003
Algerian security forces have shot dead ten alleged armed Islamists in the western provinces of Algeria, <i>KUNA</i> reported Friday.
The former president of the world’s oldest university al-Azhar, Ahmad Omar Hashem said on Friday that the national resistance against the occupation w
November 5, 2003
Algerian President, Abdelaziz Bouteflika inaugurated Tuesday a 12.2 km bypass in Bouira city, along the East-West motorway, in addition to four access
The Yemeni cabinet, led by Prime Minister Abdul-Qader Bajammal, approved on Tuesday the draft of sea border agreement between Yemen and Oman. The draf
November 4, 2003
In Australia, there is a renewed drive to outlaw the Palestinian Hamas movement, despite its recent promise not to target Israeli civilians.
First Calgary Petroleums has reached an agreement in principle with Sonatrach, the Algerian National Oil Company, to jointly develop the Menzel Ledjmet East gas and condensate field in Block 405b of t
November 3, 2003
Three people, including a member of an Islamic group, were killed in the past two days in two separate incidents, Algerian newspapers reported Monda
The Jordan Cement Factories Company (JCFC) will produce an extra 2,000 tons of cement daily in order to solve the problem of cement shortages in the Kingdom. The company will now have a daily output o
October 31, 2003
Algerian security authorities arrested on Friday the second man in command in the outlawed Islamic Salvation Front Ali Bin Hajj, while he was h
A senior Iranian cleric Ayatollah Ahmad Jannati said on Friday that Iran's agreement to sign the additional protocol of the nuclear Non-Proliferation
October 29, 2003
Hizbullah leader Sheikh Hassan Nasrallah accused Israel Tuesday of wavering in discussions over a prisoner swap and, without exactly explaining what h
BHP Billiton Petroleum has reported first gas production from the wet gas development at Ohanet in southern Algeria. The new facility, jointly operated by BHP Billiton and Algeria’s state-owned Sonat
October 27, 2003
Israel released and handed over to Lebanon on Monday a Lebanese prisoner arrested on an arms boat off the coast of northern Israel, according to Leban