Iraq

December 22, 2003

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An Iraqi woman was killed on Sunday in an explosion when US soldiers blew up a door during a raid in a town near Iraq’s border with Syria, the US mili

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The Bahrain Hotels Company (BHC) has announced plans to add a series of serviced apartments to the Gulf Hotel, Manama, Bahrian. Construction is expected to cost approximately four million Bahraini din

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The International Finance Corporation (IFC), the private sector arm of the World Bank Group, recently approved an investment to establish a technical assistance program for Afghanistan, Iraq, West Ban

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ExecuJet Middle East has launched a new sales and service strategy for the Levant, aiming to capture a significant share of the growing market for executive aviation in Lebanon, Syria and Jordan.  To

December 21, 2003

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Syria's President Bashar al-Assad on Sunday met the current Chairman of the Iraqi Governing Council, Abdul-Aziz Al-Hakim.

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Iraqi fighters attacked pipelines and an oil storage depot in three parts of the country, setting fires that blazed for hours and lost millions of gal

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Saddam Hussein was captured by American soldiers only after he had been taken prisoner by Kurdish forces, drugged and abandoned ready for US troops to

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Libya provided intelligence on hundreds of al-Qaeda and other Muslim fighters, in addition to renouncing attempts to develop weapons of mass destructi

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Libya's decision to surrender its weapons of mass destruction program could remove the Arab state from the US list of terrorist-supporting nations, subsequently ending sanctions and the return of US o

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The International Finance Corporation, the private sector arm of the World Bank Group, has approved plans on Thursday for an investment to establish an Iraq Small Business Finance Facility of up to $2

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The European Commission has granted regulatory approval under the Merger Regulation to the proposed acquisition by Norwegian oil company Statoil of a stake in the In Salah joint venture, which is curr

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Perini Corporation has reported the increase of its Task Order with the US Army Corps of Engineers (COE) for additional power restoration work in Iraq. Since announcement of the original award for $66

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The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has completed the sixth review of Turkey's economic performance under the Stand-By Arrangement, and approved the disbursement of an amount

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Saudi Aramco signed a series of four energy conversion agreements on Saturday, December 20, 2003 with a private-sector consortium comprising International Power of the UK and Saudi Oger to implement f

December 20, 2003

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The daughter of a prominent Iraqi opposition leader, who was assassinated in Beirut by Saddam Hussein's secret service in 1994 said she would sue the