Kuwait

July 20, 2004

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Kuwait's Prime Minister Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmed Al-Sabah and his accompanying delegation will arrive in  ‏Kuwait Tuesday afternoon, following a visit to

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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

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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.

July 19, 2004

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With summer temperatures already on the rise, Kuwait residents are likely to spend more time behind the wheel, preferring the air-conditioned comfort

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Iranian Minister of Sciences and Research Dr. Jaffar Tawfiqi arrived in Sanaa on Monday on a two-day visit to Yemen.  In a statement to the official Y

July 15, 2004

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Ras Al Khaimah emirate has awarded Kuwaiti firm KGL a $45 million contract to build, operate and manage the container terminal at Saqr port for 21 years.

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Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics (PCBS) said Wednesday that the consumer price index for the base year (1996=100) reached 141.00 in June 2004, recording a 0.10% decreases compared with May 200

July 14, 2004

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Prominent Egyptian actor Ahmad Zaki requested writer Mahfouz Abdul Rahman to complete the script of the movie “Al Andaleeb”, which will mark the actor’s return to the cinema after months of agonizing

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Wataniya Telecom, the leading Kuwait GSM mobile operator has announced net profit of KD 21.03 million (US$ 71.0 million).

July 12, 2004

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United Industries Company (UIC), part of Kuwait Projects Company (KIPCO) has posted net profit of KD 755,808 (US$ 2.6 million) for the first half of 2004, compared to KD 653,441 (US$ 2.2 million) for

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OMD Worldwide swept the board at the Cannes Media Awards taking home four Gold Media Lions as well as the ultimate Grand Prix award. Other networks came close but OMD was the overall winner on the nig

July 8, 2004

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In the first quarter of the current Iranian calendar year 1383 (March 21, 2004-March 20, 2005), over 785 tons of various kinds of fish were exported to Kuwait, say a 24 percent rise compared to the sa

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The Governor of the Central Bank of Jordan, the regulatory and supervisory authority for the licensed banks in Jordan, on Wednesday expressed his concern at the news that a lawsuit is being filed agai

July 7, 2004

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National Bank of Kuwait, the largest Kuwaiti bank and reported Wednesday profits of $ 221 million for the first half of 2004, an increase of 11% over the same period last year.

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Morocco intends to launch several projects, estimated at Dh3.25 billion (US $361 million), to promote tourism and industry.  According to MAP, these projects will be implemented by private groups that