Iraq

February 5, 2004

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Arab superstar Jordanian singer Diana Karazon expressed her deepest feelings of sympathy for Palestinian children who are struggling for their own being and land, and trying to stand strong against th

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The UK parliament’s Select Committee on International Development has urged the government to suspend Israel’s preferential terms of trade until the Jewish state lifts the harsh restrictions it has pl

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An official delegation from Singapore representing the InfoComm Development Authority of Singapore (IDA) conducted a three-day visit to Jordan early last week.  The delegation's visit was primarily to

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The United Arab Emirates’ (UAE) Al-Futtaim Motors reported that sales of Toyota vehicles have steadily increased over the past few years. Sales were up 23 percent in 2003 compared to figures from 2002

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Italy’s Acotel Group won a major SMSC expansion contract with Fastlink in Jordan. In a separate contract, Acotel will upgrade Fastlink's VAS Platform to the latest MMS enhanced release.

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Iraqi railway officials seeking to rehabilitate the country's neglected railroad system are visiting the United States as guests of the US Trade and Development Agency to meet with American equipment

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Wastewater manager Metito and Target Oman have won an eight million Omani rial ($20 million) contract to provide a sewerage system for the residents of Ibra Town in the Sultanate. Treated water from t

February 4, 2004

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Intellectuals, writers and lawyers called on the Syrian leadership to introduce political reforms and lift the state of emergency which has been impos

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US Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld on Wednesday insisted there was no definitive proof that Saddam Hussein had no weapons of mass destruction.

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The US army apologized Wednesday for killing an Iraqi child, as the death toll from Sunday's double suicide bombings climbed to over 100.

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Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon's chief of staff Dov Weisglass is to meet his Palestinian counterpart Hassan Abu-Libdeh Wednesday to prepare a pla

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BBC Radio 3 hosted the first Awards for World Music has announced Iraqi singer Kathem El Saher as the winner in the Middle East and North Africa category

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Egyptian actress Summaya Al Khashab revealed that she is seriously thinking of going into the world of music to add a singing career to her acting profession, and has in fact begun choosing the songs

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Dubai Duty Free recorded sales of 146 million Emirati dirhams ($40 million) for the month of January, representing a 35 percent increase over the same period last year.

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Boots & Coots International Well Control expects to continue its operations under the Restore Iraqi Oil (RIO) program as a subcontractor under KBR, the engineering and construction subsidiary of H