June 22, 2004
The North Africa Enterprise Development (NAED), a regional small and medium enterprise business development facility managed by the International Finance Corporation, convened a half-day forum Monda
Washington has prevented Israeli companies from taking part in Chinese tenders for providing security at the 2008 Beijing Olympics, <i>Israel Radio</i> reported Tuesday.
June 21, 2004
Jordan's Prime Minister Faisal al-Fayez arrived in Tehran Monday for an official visit to discuss ways to boost Tehran-Amman ties. According to IRNA,
Former US president Bill Clinton held Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat responsible for the collapse of Middle East peace talks in 2000, and told him s
Prominent Egyptian actor Mahmoud Abdul Aziz has nominated Egyptian actress Ghada Abdul Riziq for the female leading role in the new drama “El Fera'on al-Masri” (the Egyptian Pharaoh)
Jordan's Executive Privatization Commission (EPC) and the European Commission in Amman officially signed on Sunday a 4.5 million euro agreement, within the framework of a four-year Support to Regulato
June 20, 2004
Jordan's Telecommunications Regulatory Commission (TRC) approved the granting of UMNIAH the third GSM license to operate a new mobile telecommunications network in the kingdom.
Approval for registration has been given to 22 out of 44 companies that applied for investment in Kuwait's Failaka Island development project, after having met the requirements and international s
June 17, 2004
Sun Microsystems Middle East & North Africa announced Wednesday it hosted a Java Enterprise System Seminar for leading decision makers from Jordan’s higher education community.
Saudi Arabia is emerging as a prime market for medical equipment and healthcare companies around the world, with recent research suggesting that the Kingdom accounts for almost 60 percent of total sal
June 16, 2004
Jordan's military court convicted 15 men - all but one of whom remain at-large - on Wednesday for a plan targeting unspecified American and Israeli in
Iran's revenue from pistachio exports to various destinations, including European Union states, went up by 49.5 percent in the first two months of the current Iranian year (started March 20) compared
Obligatory reserves maintained by licensed banks on Tuesday with Central Bank of Jordan (CBJ) reached JD 446.1 million whereas the excess reserves including O/D reached 234.1 million, according to CBJ
Siemens mobile phones, a leading global and local mobile phone player, stopped traffic over Dubai’s Maktoum and Garhoud bridge recently with the launch of its new clamshell handset, the stylish CF62.
June 15, 2004
Oman's Deputy Prime Minister Fahd bin Mahmoud Al Said said in Muscat on Monday that officials of his country want to expand relations with Iran despi