Kuwait

July 22, 2004

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An Israeli helicopter struck a white Subaru in the Zeitoun neighborhood of Gaza City on Thursday evening, killing two people, Palestinian medics said.

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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

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FAO will assist Kuwait in establishing a reference centre for studies and research on wastewater treatment and reuse, the UN agency said Wednesday.

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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

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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

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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