UAE

April 2, 2000

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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

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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

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

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The marriage between German Lufthansa and the Jeddah-based International Travel Services Co. has ended after 15 years.  Currently, the airline represe

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Jordan's Davis Cup tennis team will be hosting a qualification round robin tournament in Amman, April 24-30.   In preparation for this meaningful even

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More than 10,000 people are expected to visit the first Arab Jewelry & Watch Exhibition scheduled for April 17-21 in Muscat.  The event is organized by the Emirates exhibition services company and

March 28, 2000

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The political dispute between Algeria and Morocco continues to fester after one-day secret talks between the sides collapsed in Geneva.  The goal of t

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Saudi and UAE airlines flew 450 flights last week to return roughly 35,000 pilgrims to their homes after participating in the Hajj.   Yesterday, Emira

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A delegation of German women yesterday visited the Qatar Stock Exchange (QSE) to learn more about its operations.  The group learned about the bourse'

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Tunisia has emerged in recent years as an attractive tourist destination because of its political stability, modern tourism facilities and beautiful b

March 27, 2000

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When the curtain fell last Sunday on the Lebanese 40th football championship two facts were established: Nejmeh won its first title in 25 years and al

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Riyadh will host later this month the first Arab e-book exhibition as part of celebrations to mark its selection as 2000 Arab cultural capital.  This

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It was harder than expected but all's well that ends well for Morocco.   The Moroccan Olympic football team will play in Sidney this summer after beat

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Younes El Aynaoui, Karim Alami and Hicham Arazi all entered the Ericsson Open tennis tournament with lofty expectations.   By the end of the tournamen