October 8, 2001
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad is due in Jordan later Monday for talks with King Abdullah II on regional and international developments.
Syrian artist Bassam Kusa has wrapped up the direction of his short film Dawalik, his third work since the film Flash, in which he played the starring role.
The Egyptian government has announced it intends to build three international highways in the framework of a new highways network construction projectm, reported Al-Hayat . The government will comm
Britain's Export Credits Guarantee Department (ECGD) has restored medium-term insurance cover for Syria; the British embassy said Thursday October 4 in a press release. "British companies doing serio
Syrian Prime Minister Mohammad Mustafa Miro arrived in Amman Sunday and immediately met with Jordan's King Abdullah II, a palace source stated on Sunday October 7. The talks centered on the recent int
The Arab League's Central Office for the Boycott of Israel (OBI) postponed to Monday its meeting initially slated for Sunday, the Damascus-based organization announced on Sunday, October 7. The OBI o
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
October 7, 2001
The much-delayed operation to raise the sunken Russian nuclear submarine Kursk was ready to begin late Sunday after the Dutch firm in charge said the
Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak will receive Lebanese Prime Minister Rafiq Al Hariri on Monday for discussions on the latest international developmen
Syria's Fouad Naim Takla Company said it had won a $42 million contract to build the 300-room Damascus Four Seasons hotel on Saturday, October 6, which will become the country's largest. The company'
October 6, 2001
UAE President Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan has sent a congratulatory message to Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak on the occasion of Egyptian Arme
A Kuwaiti fire fighting delegation discussed with the civil aviation officials in the UAE ways to foster cooperation and coordination between both cou
Syrian Prime Minister Mustafa Miro will start a visit to Jordan on Sunday, arriving at the head of his country's delegation to meetings of the joint J
US Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld has rejected an invitation to visit Israel during his tour of the Middle East, according to an Israeli press r
October 4, 2001
Tehran has turned to Russia to meet its military needs, but the Islamic republic’s new deal with the world’s second-biggest arms supplier is bound to