July 27, 2004
Syria's Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, Ibrahim Hadad, on Monday announced the foundation of the Syrian-Chinese Oil Company - "Kokab" - that works on drilling and developing Kbibah oil fi
July 26, 2004
KIPCO Asset Management Company (KAMCO), Kuwait’s leading asset management and financial services provider and part of Kuwait Projects Company (KIPCO), has posted an 84 per cent leap in net profit in t
The world’s leading retailers and shopping centre developers will converge in Dubai in October, when the Middle East Council of Shopping Centres (MECSC), holds its 10th annual Convention and Exhibitio
July 25, 2004
Israel's Military Intelligence chief Major General Aharon Ze'evi said Sunday that Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat is biding his time until November,
US and Iraqi forces clashed with resistance fighters north of Baghdad early Sunday, killing 13 of them, the U.S. military said.
Gulf Insurance Company (GIC), Kuwait’s largest commercial and personal insurance provider and part of Kuwait Projects Company (KIPCO), has continued its growth trend by posting a 7.56 per cent increas
Wataniya Telecom, Kuwait's leading mobile operator, has launched a new promotional roaming service for post-paid mobile users.
July 22, 2004
An Israeli helicopter struck a white Subaru in the Zeitoun neighborhood of Gaza City on Thursday evening, killing two people, Palestinian medics said.
Kuwaiti singer Nawal was not successful in her choices regarding her latest album, and was not able to come out of her classic works and offer her fans anything new, meanwhile, UAE singer Ahlam’s late
FAO will assist Kuwait in establishing a reference centre for studies and research on wastewater treatment and reuse, the UN agency said Wednesday.
Capital Intelligence, a leading international emerging markets bank rating agency, has raised the financial strength rating of The National Commercial Bank of Saudi Arabia (NCB), while maintaining the
July 20, 2004
Saudi foreign minister Prince Saud Al-Faisal arrived in the Egyptian capital of Cairo on Tuesday, SPA reported. Prince Saud will head the Saudi King
Kuwait's Prime Minister Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmed Al-Sabah and his accompanying delegation will arrive in Kuwait Tuesday afternoon, following a visit to
Jordan Kuwait Bank reported net profit of US$16.75 million for the half-year ended June, 2004. This result reflects a 50 percent increase over net profit of US$11.15 million reported for the same peri
Global networking leader 3Com Tuesday announced an extension of its Middle East growth and development strategy with the appointment of Mindware as a distributor for the region.