Yemen

January 5, 2004

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Secretary General of the Arab League Amr Mousa is expected to pay a three-day visit to Yemen next Thursday to attend a conference on democracy and hum

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Syria opposes any attempt to carve up its neighbour Iraq and in particular to the establishment of an independent Kurdish state, Syrian President Bash

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Yemen’s Ministry of Oil and Minerals has signed an agreement with Yemen Hunt Oil to renew an 18-block oil production concession in the provinces of Marib and Al-Jawf. The agreement was finalized after

January 1, 2004

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Yemen's Minister of Industry and Trade Khaled Rajah Sheikh stated on Wednesday that the ministry was working to implement new steps to create prices b

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Israel has expelled a suspected Islamic Jihad activist from the West Bank to the Gaza Strip on Wednesday, Palestinian security officials said early Th

December 30, 2003

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Yemen's Ministry of Public Health and the Population and Public Works Project signed on Monday a memorandum of understanding on financing health servi

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An Egyptian court sentenced actress Shams to a three-year prison term for drinking and driving, in addition to not having a driver’s license

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The International Bank of Yemen (IBY) has signed a representation agreement with American Express, reported Ath-Thawra. YIB will represent the payment brand in the Arab state as of January 2004.  IBY

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Syrian company SES International has denied allegations that it was involved in illicit arms trade dealings with Iraq. The US-based <i>LA Times</i> accused the firm of signing more than 50 contracts t

December 29, 2003

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Yemen's Telecommunication and Technical Information Minister Abdul-Malek Al-Moalimi held talks on Sunday with the Egyptian ambassador to Sana'a Mohamm

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Algeria’s National Railroad Transportation Company has selected a consortium of French and Algerian companies to expand the Arab state’s rail network, reported <i>APS</i>. The project has a 48-month c

December 28, 2003

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Yemen's President Ali Abdullah Saleh is heading for the Ethiopian capital of Addis Ababa on Sunday to attend the tripartite summit that is scheduled t

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Saudi Aramco's Haradh Gas Plant was honored as "Project of the Year" during a recent oil industry award ceremony in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).  Assistant Undersecretary of Administration and Fore

December 25, 2003

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Yemeni security authorities have arrested about 7,000 foreigners who entered the country illegally during the current year. Most of them were from Afr

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Pakistan's prominent nuclear scientist and father of its nuclear bomb, Dr. Abdul Qadeer Khan has denied any involvement in leaking sensitive informati