Algeria

March 6, 2003

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Shireen Wajdi verbally attacked Shireen Ahmad saying she lacks all talent as a singer and has no artistic knowledge

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The landmark trip of French President Jacques Chirac to ex-colony Algeria seems already to be bearing fruit. On the heels of the visit, oil major TotalFinaElf confirmed that its is looking into the po

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The IMF executive board concluded the Article IV consultation with Algeria in February. The report concluded that after restoring—under particularly difficult circumstances—macroeconomic stability wit

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Twenty-seven months after the outbreak of the intifada, 60 percent of the population of the West Bank and Gaza live under a poverty line of two dollars per day. The numbers of the poor have tripled fr

March 5, 2003

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Canada’s Talisman Energy recorded total cash flow of $2.6 billion on revenues of $5.3 billion in 2002, a 6.8 percent increase compared to figures from 2003. Last year, production started from Algeria’

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Specialists for Computer Systems (SCS) attained membership of Microsoft’s Gold Certified Partner Program for Security Solutions this past November. This program identifies Microsoft Certified Partners

March 4, 2003

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First Calgary Petroleums has reported that production testing of the MLE-2 gas well at Algeria’s Ledjmet Block 405b is progressing very favorably. Two of the six intervals to be tested have flowed at

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The Egyptian air force has accepted delivery of the first of six E-2C Hawkeye 2000 export configuration aircraft upgraded by Northrop Grumman Corporation. A second upgraded aircraft for Egypt is sched

March 3, 2003

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Iraq continued on Monday the process of destroying its Al Samoud 2 missiles under United Nations supervision. Iraq destroyed six more missiles on Mond

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French President Jacques Chirac said Monday that the world must put "strong pressure" on Iraq and force it to disarm through peaceful means.

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Algerian singer Fula will return to Lebanon this week after spending several weeks in Paris-France to continue the filming of the music video for her song “Badr 14” part of her latest release

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Sakhr Software recently conducted high level discussions with Intel, the world’s leading chipmaker, to further strengthen continued cooperation between the two companies. The discussions concerned the

March 2, 2003

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Hundreds of thousands of cheering Algerians Sunday took to the streets of the capital to welcome President Jacques Chirac at the start of the French l

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Iraq's foreign minister called a United Arab Emirates Cabinet minister a "Zionist agent" and accused the Gulf state of speaking for Israel by making t

March 1, 2003

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Algeria’s public workers went on a two-day strike Tuesday demanding information regarding government plans to privatize 340 state enterprises and in protest against deepening poverty. The industrial a