UAE

April 9, 2000

03:00 GMT

More than 300 Kuwaiti and other Gulf Arabs formally launched Saturday the first Gulf organization opposed to ties with Israel, describing the Jewish s

April 8, 2000

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Thousands of Tunisians turned out Saturday to pay a final tribute to independence leader Habib Bourguiba, who died Thursday at the age of 97.   Lead

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Syria's foreign minister warned on Saturday that a unilateral Israeli withdrawal from south Lebanon would fail to bring about peace if the problem of

April 5, 2000

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Yesterday's 4 matches as part of the Asian Cup qualifications yielded one astonishing result when underdog Bahrain upset the mighty Iranians 1-0.  

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The first joint Syrian - Lebanese IT symposium will be held later this month in Damascus and Beirut.  This event is co-organized by the Syrian Scienti

April 4, 2000

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Although Iran is one of the strongest teams in Asia, the Bahraini football team is cautiously optimistic about today's match.  The game will take plac

April 3, 2000

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The Jordanian football fans are hoping that their team redeems itself after last week's loss and can overtakes tomorrow's match against Palestine.   T

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Cairo's worsening air pollution is on the verge of causing the collapse of roughly 50 bridges scattered throughout the city, according to a new study.

April 2, 2000

03:00 GMT

The US president intends to make a historic visit to the capital of Mauritania, Nouakchott.    Mr. Clinton plans to visit all of the Arab North Africa

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For years, the United Arab Emirates has been planning to create a formal stock exchange to replace the over-the-counter system where shares are traded through banks and licensed brokers. This goal cam

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Jebel Ali Free Zone Authorities have developed a new strategy for the current century by transforming itself from a distribution center for multinationals to an assembly and production hub.  The zone,

March 30, 2000

03:00 GMT

The high smoking rates among locals have forced Arab Gulf governments to intensify their anti-smoking activities.  Yesterday, a special vehicle carryi

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During his visit to Kuwait a senior Toyota executive disclosed his views regarding the Japanese management and business thinking.  Yushido Ishizaka was in Kuwait for the Toyota exhibition. Speaking to

March 29, 2000

03:00 GMT

President Zein Ben Ali and his wife, Lailah, finished today a three-day official visit to Poland intended to strengthen political and commercial ties