Egypt

June 2, 2004

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Gunmen opened fire Wednesday on a car carrying at least one American in western Saudi Arabia, a Western diplomat said.

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In a rare instance of its kind, Egyptian actress Hanan Turk has announced that she barely survived death after an accidental drug overdose, which could have destroyed her life

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Sheikh Fahim bin Sultan Al Qasimi, UAE Minister of Economy and Commerce, has approved the setting up of the Dh473.9 million joint stock Gulf Energy Maritime Company.  The capital of the newly created

June 1, 2004

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Here is the list of the Iraqi ministries and Cabinet members who will lead them, announced Tuesday by the county's prime minister-designate, Iyad Alla

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Two home-made Qassam rockets said to have been of a new advanced type hit the Israeli city of Sderot early Tuesday, causing structural damage but no c

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Visiting French foreign affairs Minister, Michel Barnier, on Monday called for a dialogue between Morocco and Algeria to try to find a solution to the

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Egyptian prominent actress Yusra and Lebanese singer Nancy Ajram came to Dubai to be the guests of honor for the launching of Villa Moda stores new line of women handbags, which proceeds will go direc

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Lebanese singer Nancy Ajram was recently honored on Rotana music channel for reaching the number one spot on the program top twenty, despite the fact that she is not a member, as a means of paving the

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Young Egyptian actor Ahmad Fishawi denied circulating rumors accusing him of getting married to Hind Hamdi Hinawi under civil law, a marriage that is not officially registered, and getting her pregnan

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In response to increasing customer demands, Air Arabia LLC - UAE’s national airline and first low-cost airline of its kind in the Middle East & North Africa region – has increased frequency on its Ale

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Cairo has said Doha can accelerate the pace of liquefied natural gas (LNG) exports by using the Suez Canal.

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Saudi Arabia's cabinet agreed Monday to allow three foreign banks to start operating in the oil-rich kingdom, further opening up the lucrative financial sector, the official <i>Saudi Press Agency</i>

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An association accord between Egypt and the European Union comes into force Tuesday, setting off the progressive liberalization of trade, services and capital along with the future establishment of a

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United Gulf Bank (UGB) of Bahrain, the investment banking subsidiary of Kuwait Projects Company (Kipco), marked the beginning of its Silver Jubilee Year with a VIP reception at the Ritz Carlton Hotel

May 31, 2004

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Syria's Vice President Abdulhaleem Khaddam Sunday received a delegation of Iraqi Muslim scholars led by Dr. Hareth Suleiman al-Dari.  Hareth briefed K