May 27, 2003
Syrian Economy and Foreign Trade Minister Ghassan al – Rifai received on Monday the Syrian – British Association delegation, led by Richard Spring. D
In Algeria, rescue workers on Monday pulled out the dead body of Sabrina Belmoumene from the rubble of a building crushed in last week's devastating e
Dubai International Airport has emerged as the second fastest growing airport in the world in terms of international passenger movement. The airport had a 20 percent growth in 2002.
May 26, 2003
Yemen has sent two planes to Algeria, carrying humanitarian aid to help the victims of the devastating earthquake that hit the country last week. Ac
Swiss Foreign Minister Micheline Calmy-Rey has held talks with her Algerian counterpart on the earthquake in Algeria and the fate of European tourists
Blue Square-Israel recorded revenues of $261.4 million for the first quarter of 2003, a decrease of 15.3 percent compared to the first quarter of 2002. The lower revenues reflect Israel's recession, b
Information storage systems, software, networks and services provider EMC is enhancing its market reach across the Middle East with the appointment of StorIT as its first-ever volume distribution part
May 25, 2003
Algerian ecurity sources said Sunday Islamist gunmen killed eight people in an attack in western Algeria, AFP reported. The attack took place at Bouk
The strong earthquake that rocked northern Algeria last week has killed at least 2,047 people, the official APS news agency reported Sunday.
Western Digital, manufacturer of hard-disk drives, has appointed Hafeez Khawaja as its regional director for emerging markets. As part of his new role, Khawaja will be responsible for growing Western
In response to the devastating 6.7 magnitude earthquake in Algeria on Wednesday, the US Agency for International Development is airlifting 6,000 blankets, medical supply kits for 30,000 people and 60
The US Agency for International Development has confirmed that the Iraqi seaport of Umm Qasr is under civilian administration. The seaport is now officially operated by USAID contractor, Stevedoring S
The UAE Ministry of Information and Culture recently raided a training center in Dubai using illegal pirated software on 24 personal computers. The authorities also seized 13 copies of Microsoft MOC,
May 23, 2003
At least 1467 people were killed and over 7200 injured in the quake which rocked northern Algeria, state radio said on Friday quoting the interior min
U.N. human rights chief Sergio Vieira de Mello has been chosen as the United Nations' special representative to Iraq, diplomats said Friday.