Syria

February 5, 2002

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Official statistics show that Lebanon’s foreign currency revenues from overseas telephone calls decreased significantly in 2001, reported Al-Watan . The Lebanese treasury received $38.7 million from

February 4, 2002

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Syrian foreign minister Farouq al-Shara voiced his hope Sunday that India and Pakistan avert military confrontation and solve their disputes via dialo

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The mayor of London Lord Michael Oliver held talks with managing director of the public investment authority Saleh al-Falah on fostering financial and

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The visiting Greek President Costis Stephanopoulos held on Sunday talks with Syrian Vice President Abdelhalim Khaddam on the latest international deve

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Syria's Defense Minister Mustafa Tlas condemned the United States on Sunday for siding with Israel in the Palestinian uprising.

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The United States should maintain its military presence in Saudi Arabia because it promotes stability throughout the Gulf region, US National Security

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Petroleum Geo-Services (PGS) announced that its data processing division has secured a Geophysical Technology Alliance with BP through the Gulf of Suez Petroleum Company (GUPCO), anticipated to genera

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The European Investment Bank (EIB) will allocate more than $142 million (€165 million) in loans to finance a number of developmental projects in Syria. The first contract, to be signed by March, will

February 3, 2002

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Syria's Foreign Minister Farouk Shara has rejected Israeli Defense Minister Benjamin Ben-Eliezer's call for the resumption of talks between Israel and

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Strathclyde Graduate School of Business, the United Kingdom based-University on Wednesday awarded 13 graduates the Masters degrees at its first gradu

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Syrian actress and director Waha al Raheb will start next month shooting her new film Ruaa Halema (Dreamy Visions), which depicts woman's persistent struggle to gain her rights.

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United Business Machines (UBM) recently announced the formation of a new company under the name of United Business Applications (UBA). The new company will be in charge of marketing, selling, servicin

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The Hnano Pharmaceuticals Trading Center in Idlib recorded total sales of 58 million Syrian Pounds (one million dollars) in 2001, reported Al-Baath . The sales consisted of pharmaceutical products, v

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The Syrian Investment Higher Council approved re-exporting four mini-buses based on article 77 of Investment Law number 10 established in 1991, reported Al-Baath . The minibuses, which belong to the

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The Assistant Manager of shipment and cargo of the Saudi Arabian Airlines Corporation, Mohammed Bin Ibrahim Al-Beez announced that Saudi Airlines carried 2.5 million kilograms of cargo in 2001, report