Syria

May 13, 2002

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Syria’s President Bashar al-Assad received Sunday a letter from Afghan's interim government leader Hamed Karzai regarding the situation in his country

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Qatari and US forces have begun three days of joint war games, to which several top Arab military officers have been invited, a Qatari military source

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The al Sharq Company managed by the Syrian actor Ayman Zaydan has begun artwork by producing its first series Hanin (Nostalgia) in which Zaydan plays the starring role.

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Kuwait’s National Investment Company recently announced the creation of a new Kuwaiti-Syrian holding firm with a capital of $30 million. The joint company will invest in the banking, insurance, touris

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The UAE has attained self-sufficiency in date palm production and fish farming. The Emirates have also achieved an output capacity high enough to support 83 percent of its vegetable consumption, 80 pe

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Students of London Business School recently visited Dubai in order to gain a better perspective on the business environment in the Middle East, and to investigate career opportunities in Dubai.  The t

May 12, 2002

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Syrian Prime Minister Mostafa Miro headed a meeting in Damascus Sunday on means of raising the standard of living for Syrian citizens and increasing j

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Syrian Assistant Regional Secretary General of the Ba'ath Arab Socialist Party, Sulieman Qaddah reiterated on Saturday Syria's commitment to a just an

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A diplomat and a student from Syria arrested in Germany on suspicion of spying on their own compatriots were back in court on Saturday, according to a

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Jordanian Prime Minister Ali Abu Ragheb has raised the possibility his country could again delay highly anticipated general elections if the Middle Ea

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The leaders of Egypt, Syria and Saudi Arabia said the Arabs were determined to make peace with Israel and rejected "all forms of violence."

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Radisson Hotels & Resorts has teamed up with Lufthansa, Europe's second largest airline, in a marketing deal offering Mid East-based companies preferential corporate rates for stays at the chain's

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Egypt’s General Silos and Storage Company posted an 82 percent rise in its net profits for the nine-month period which ended March 31, 2002, as compared to the previous year. GSSC's unaudited net prof

May 11, 2002

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With the siege of Bethlehem's Church of the Nativity over, the European Union must now decide where to put the 13 deported Palestinians and what their

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The Saudi foreign minister said on Friday he saw a "ray of hope" for Middle East peace, saying a new, proactive stance by Washington would help bring