Algeria

May 21, 2003

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Lebanese singer George Wassouf completed placing the final touches for his upcoming album that was to hold the title "Uskut Lao Samahit" (Quiet Please), but was changed at last minute and replaced wit

May 19, 2003

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The last 15 European tourists held by an armed group in the Algerian Sahara desert for up to three months have been freed, security sources said Mond

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Al-Qaeda has infiltrated Saudi Arabia's military and security forces at the highest level, a newspaper report said on Monday.

May 15, 2003

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Elite Algerian troops hunted the Sahara on Thursday for 15 European tourists still missing after 17 adventure holidaymakers were earlier freed in a de

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The Lebanese army said Thursday it has arrested members of a terrorist network that planned to attack a Western embassy and other foreign targets in L

May 14, 2003

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A group of tourists, including six Germans, who went missing in the Algerian Sahara desert more than two months ago and were feared kidnapped have bee

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Renowned Algerian singer Warda’s current health condition is deteriorating tremendously forcing her to remain home. Her status forced her to refuse any offers to hold any form of entertainment or part

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Jaber renegotiated with Shakira a new offer for one million US dollars to hold four concerts in Egypt, in addition to give him full rights to market her albums around the Arab world

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US-based law firm Squire, Sanders & Dempsey is enhancing its ability to serve clients with interests in post-conflict Iraq by partnering with a Kuwaiti law firm and adding a lawyer who has Middle East

May 5, 2003

03:00 GMT

Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika fired Prime Minister Ali Benflis on Monday as part of a Cabinet shake-up. APS, Algeria's official news agency,

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The script for the new film "Qisit Hub" (A Love Story) that will be starring Egyptian actor Ahmad Zaki and Lebanese singer Majida Al Roumi, has finally gone into its final stages of completion and imp

April 30, 2003

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The World Bank has approved a $95 million loan to the Government of Algeria to generate employment in low-income, rural mountainous areas of northwest and north-central Algeria.

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The first medical evacuation plane has arrived in Riyadh from Baghdad with twelve injured and ill Iraqis that were transferred by the Saudi field hospital which was set-up last week as part of a compr

April 29, 2003

03:00 GMT

Belgium’s Zenitel has won a contract to deliver a Coastal Radio Communication system in Algeria. The €2.4 million deal includes the delivery and installation of Coastal Radio Communication and Navigat

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While selected travel organizations, particularly hotels, have already launched WLAN hotspots for their customers in the Middle East, service providers have been slow to offer WLAN services in the reg