October 11, 2001
The Egyptian film Asrar Al Banat (Girls Secrets) directed by Magdi Ali Ahmed won the golden award for the best film at Beirut fourth Film Festival for Arab and Middle Eastern Film Contest.
Cyprus expects to complete discussions with Syria and Egypt on probing natural gas reserves and exploiting lucrative oil deposits off the East Mediterranean island by the end of the year, said Commerc
October 10, 2001
The Kuwaiti ambassador to Egypt, Ahmad Khalid Al Kulaib, on Tuesday praised the two nations' strong bilateral relations, calling them an example for o
Jordan and Syria have signed a free trade agreement aimed at increasing annual two-way trade by more than $100 million in the years to come, officials said Monday October 8. Jordanian Trade Minist
The Kuwait Stock Market plunged 1.46 percent Monday October 8, closing below the 1,600-point psychological barrier in the first day of trading after the US-led strikes on Afghanistan. The KSE inde
The executive office for the Arab boycott of Israel met Monday October 8 for the first time since 1993 to reactivate an embargo in response to the Jewish state's attacks on the Palestinians.
October 9, 2001
Syria on Tuesday celebrated its election to the UN Security Council as a double triumph: a diplomatic coup over Israel and an exoneration of charges a
Four bombs fell Tuesday on Kandahar airport, to the east of Afghanistan in what seems the start of the third cosecutive day of US attacks.
An oil factory in the Egyptian city of October 6 witnessed a tragic incident on Monday when four workers fell into a tank for refining and storage of
Syrian actress Nadin has recently started shooting the new TV series Jilnar, in which she plays a domineering woman whose wimpy husband drives her crazy with his pathetic complexes.
The Arab League's Central Office for the Boycott of Israel (OBI) postponed to Monday a meeting scheduled for Sunday, in a bid to bolster the boycott on Israel.
The Syrian ministry of economy and foreign commerce issued last week a set of regulations, specifying the registration and licensing procedures for private and joint-ownership banks in the country, ba
MobileCom has recently announced it will become the first GSM operator to offer its customers complete roaming service throughout Syria, starting October 4. MobileCom is now providing roaming services
October 8, 2001
For the first time in more than 30 years, Syria, a country listed by Washington as a state sponsor of terrorism, was elected Monday to the Security Co
US bombers and tactical aircraft resumed attacks in Afghanistan Monday a day after US and British forces struck air defenses, ground forces and terror