Syria

April 23, 2002

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DHL UAE is to open an air express center in Abu Dhabi’s Al-Muhairy Mall next month. This move marks the direct entry of the Emirates’ air express supplier into the retail sector. If successful, the Ab

April 21, 2002

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Israel told the American administration it would object to the inclusion of three United Nations officials in the inspection team due to inspect the J

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Egyptian actress Laila Elwi has recently participated in the culture week held in Damascus by al Mada publishing house.

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The Saudi Al-Rajhi Banking and Investment Corporation and the Syrian Daaboul Petrochemical Industries Company recently signed a $50 million a joint venture to build the first ever Syrian benzene alkyl

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Saudi pipe producer Amiantit’s General Assembly recently approved raising the company’s capital from SR550 million to SR 650 million ($173 million). The increase will be financed by injecting the majo

April 20, 2002

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In old neighborhoods of the Syrian cities of Aleppo and Latakia, a film entitled What is Next? is currently being shot.

April 19, 2002

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A high-ranking Syrian official confirmed that his country would boycott a meeting of EU foreign ministers and their Mediterranean rim counterparts in

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A total of 46 people were killed when a bus flipped over in the province of Dhofar in southern Oman, the state's ONA news agency reported.  Eight peop

April 18, 2002

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Syria's refusal to participate in the recent Euro-Med Industry Ministers in Malaga, Spain, recently, is because of the Israeli participation in the me

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The German death toll in last week's powerful explosion outside a Jewish synagogue on the Tunisian island of Djerba reached 11, after a 15-year-old gi

April 17, 2002

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Saudi Crown Prince Abdullah bin Abdulaziz, the deputy premier and commander of the national guard, has sent a cable of congratulations to Syrian Presi

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Saudi King Fahd bin Abdulaziz received at the Al-Salam palace in the Red Sea city of Jeddah on Tuesday the diplomatic credentials of several ambassado

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An Egyptian delegation, led by Dr. Mohammed Zaki Abu Amer, Minister of State for Administrative Development, arrived in Dubai early Tuesday to take pa

April 16, 2002

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Syrian state television is soon to begin broadcasting a news program in the Hebrew language.   The day-to-day news report will be carried on Syria's s

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Engineer Abdullah bin Abbas bin Ahmed, President of the Muscat Municipality in Oman left Muscat Monday for Turkey on an official visit.  During the vi