UAE

February 10, 2000

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Duplicating the accomplishments of countrymen Yones El Aynaoui and Karim Alami, seventh seeded Moroccan Hicham Arazi routed German Rainer Schutter 6-2

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To help counter the large number of foreign words entering the daily lexicon in the UAE, a new association has been formed to promote the use of Arabi

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To help attract more fish species and protect the marine ecology, the Dibba Al Fujairah Municipality is submerging more than 300 concrete reefs.   The

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People living in Oman now have the opportunity to see indigenous relics and art that date back several millennia at the Cultural Club in Al-Qurum, rep

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The Dubai International Holy Quarn Award announced the first annual competition for all UAE nationals and residents, male and female.   Gulf News dail

February 9, 2000

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The first major upset at the Duty Free Dubai Open tennis tournament was recorded by Morocco's Karim Alami, who defeated second seed Magnus Norman of S

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Coca Cola earned serious bragging rights yesterday when it was announced as the official beverage of the Ganadriyah Festival.   This two-week annual e

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February 14th. That is the day many Syrians are marking in their calendars because it is the day that the country's trial cellular network will be ina

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UAE hotels are set to take the jump from traditional to high-tech management.   According to Gulf News, hotel representatives are participating in a c

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The Minister of Interior has scheduled a camel race for Monday in Sumail, according to the Oman Times daily.  The race will be held on the Hassas race

February 8, 2000

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This week's Duty Free Dubai Open tennis tournament boasts an impressive field, including six of the top 20 players on the ATP Tour this year.   The ne

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The Saudi Commerce Minister Osama Al-Faqih urged the international community to reach consensus on judicial measures and codes to regulate world-wide

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The Bahraini public security music band has returned from Bremen (Germany) with a feeling of pride and victory.  The band took 1st place in this speci

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As Syrian society slowly becomes more computerized, the Tourism Ministry has developed a plan to link all tourism and travel agencies country-wide to

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After suffering a near-death experience, the Tunisian national football team has not only survived the first round, but has surpassed all expectations