Egypt

May 27, 2004

03:00 GMT

Egyptian actress Athar Al Hakim was shocked to learn that her son Ali was hospitalized and underwent surgery without her knowing

03:00 GMT

Egyptian singer Ruby is facing a new lawsuit against her, this time by music distributor Ahmad Al Jabali demanding 5 million Egyptian pounds in compensation for illegally breaking her contract with hi

03:00 GMT

European Union member countries decided on Wednesday to urge Syria to boost efforts against the proliferation of WMD, as part of an association deal between Damascus and the 25-member bloc, diplomats

03:00 GMT

Beirut was almost a "ghost city" Thursday as labor trade unions staged a day-long strike that shuttered schools, closed businesses, disrupted airline flights and brought taxicab traffic to a standstil

03:00 GMT

Foster Wheeler Ltd. announced Wednesday that its subsidiary Foster Wheeler Energy Limited has been awarded a Program Management Services contract by Saudi Aramco and its partner, Sumitomo Chemical Co.

03:00 GMT

Middle Eastern countries are showing growing interest in planting trees to improve water quality and boost food security, FAO said earlier this week.

03:00 GMT

The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) has airlifted additional shelter supplies and blankets to Darfur in western Sudan.

03:00 GMT

3Com, a leading supplier of networking technology, has announced the release of the region’s first resilient stacking gigabit Ethernet switch family equipped with a 10—gigabit expansion slot.

May 24, 2004

03:00 GMT

Israel's Mossad intelligence agency has been offering through its new Internet site employment opportunities, including openings for a bus driver and

03:00 GMT

Israeli troops killed early Monday a youth and wounded another as they opened fire at houses in Balata Refugee Camp of Nablus City, Palestinian medica

03:00 GMT

Lebanese singer Ragheb Alama has sent an official letter to the Sudanese President, Omar Al Bashir, clearing his name of all false allegations against him regarding the rumor that he had insulted Suda

03:00 GMT

Egyptian singer Hakim announced that he is busy these days trying to cut deals with a number of international female singers, particularly American pop star Whitney Houston for his upcoming duet

03:00 GMT

Lebanese singer Carol Samaha is currently in Cairo to hold work sessions with director Othman Abu Laban, who sent her a special invitation, to discuss singing two songs for his upcoming film “Ahlam Um

03:00 GMT

Saudi Arabia was Jordan's largest trade partner in terms of imports during the first quarter of 2004, with 18.7 percent of total imports. The value of Jordan's imports from Saudi Arabia amounted to JD

03:00 GMT

The ownership of Menanet Communications SAE (Menanet) has changed hands following the sale of the business by The African Lakes Corporation plc (ALC).