August 4, 2004
The total cost of property investment in Oman stood at RO 481 million last year, according to Saif bin Mohammed al-Shabibi, Housing Undersecretary.
The European Investment Bank (EIB), the European Union’s financing institution, has granted a EUR 45 million loan for the upgrading and extension of the sewerage infrastructure in the coastal towns of
Bahrain's Ministry of Education (MOE) is all set to embrace information technology in a big way in the public schools of Bahrain.
August 3, 2004
Egypt on Tuesday strongly denied that President Hosni Mubarak told a top US general before the US-led war against Iraq in March 2003 that Saddam Husse
Lebanon has reopened a probe into Imam Mousa al Sadr's 1978 disappearance in Libya and summonses are in the works for Moammar Gadhafi and 18 senior of
Prominent Egyptian actor Ahmad Al Sakka threatened to withdraw from his latest movie “Al-7ares” (The Guard) if the production company insists on giving Ruby the female leading part
Egypt's Prime Minister Ahmed Nazif met with Minister of Planning Osman Mohamed Osman for briefing on the objectives of the economic and social development plan for fiscal year 2004-2005, which targets
Foreign currency reserves available at Morocco’s central bank “Bank Al Maghrib” were put at 126.4 billion DH (US$ 14 billion) at the end of the first half of 2004. This figure reflects a 21.5% rise co
A Dutch company is preparing key documents for a tender of running the Aden Containers Terminal (ACT), an official source said Monday. The Dutch company has signed a contract with the Program for Dev
August 2, 2004
A Palestinian policeman early Monday reportedly threw two hand grenades into a jail cell in Gaza City holding prisoners accused of collaborating with
Israeli occupation troops killed early Monday three Palestinians near the Israeli settlement of Elei Sinai in northern Gaza Strip, witnesses said.
The new trend of destroying posters of popular stars from the entertainment world is spreading very fast in Egypt adding new victims to the list like Lebanese singers Nawal Al Zoughbi and Alissa
An Egyptian singer named “Yaseen” has forcefully barged in the hotel swimming pool where Egyptian actress Shireen Seif Nasr was staying an attempt to meet her
Just days after the filming of her upcoming film (Love Talk) began, Egyptian actress Yusra requested to take a break in order to shoot the scenes for a new TV drama series, which is scheduled to be br
Egypt's Prime Minister Ahmed Nazif met Saturday with Minister of Electricity Hassan Younes and discussed with him the Ministry's future plans to provide more energy.