Syria

May 7, 2002

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The Moroccan City of Fas will host the eighth session of Fas Festival for Ancient Music during the period between May 31-June 8.

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American modem provider US Robotics in cooperation with its Lebanese distributors Logicom and Terranet, have unveiled a new marketing campaign designed to increase the number of Internet subscribers i

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Cisco Systems announced the availability broadband and wireless Internet for business travelers and holiday-makers in Dubai in every Fairmont Hotels & Resorts hotel bedroom and access to secure wi

May 6, 2002

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Israeli warplanes overflew Syrian military positions in eastern Lebanon on Monday, drawing anti-aircraft fire, Lebanese security officials said.

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The European Union's head office issued a strong denial Monday to Israeli claims that millions of dollars of aid to the government of Palestinian lead

May 5, 2002

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Syrian President Bashar al-Assad withheld his endorsement of a US proposal for a new Mideast peace conference, warning that any deal must be based on

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Turkey’s revenues generated from exports increased by 5.8 percent in the first four months of 2002 compared with the same period last year, reaching $10.3 billion, reported Turkiye.  The country’s ind

May 4, 2002

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A gunman armed with an assault rifle entered a five-star hotel in the center of Istanbul Saturday, fired shots in the air and took several tourists ho

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Syrian scenarist Ghassan Jbaai has finished writing the script of a new series about the famed poet Omar al Khayyam, basing on Amin Maalouf’s novel Samarkand.

May 1, 2002

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Informed Syrian sources have denied a report published by <I>The Guardian</I> last Monday about the delivery of a shipment of Czech rockets to Iraq th

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Yasser Arafat's political status has strengthened as a result of his being isolated during the Israeli offensive in the West Bank, Israel’s Military I

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Syrian director Hatem Ali has recently finished shooting the second part of his series al Fusoul al Arbaa (The Four Seasons), a social drama that deals with contemporary life issues.

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Syrian singer Samih Shqair has recently performed a concert at Beirut based al Madinah Theater under the title Enshad al Intifada (Uprising Anthem).

April 30, 2002

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Syrian actress Yara Sabri will return to the series al Fusool al Arbaa (Four Seasons) after three years in its new part to complete the role as Nadia who becomes more mature.

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The Bank of Alexandria’s board of directors approved a decision to increase the paid in capital of the Misr Iran Development Bank from $113 million to $155 million. The state-owned Bank of Alexandria