Kuwait

May 6, 2004

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Israeli soldiers stationed on occupied Shebaa Farms, on the Israel-Lebanon border, encountered two groups of potential infiltrators approaching from L

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Qatar's US$15 billion tourism master plan will get a further boost from the government's decision to allow 100% foreign investments in tourism-related

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Endless efforts by Kuwaiti Islamist to forbid the participants of the popular show Star Academy from holding a concert in Kuwait came to a dead-end, after the Kuwait Minister of Information denied the

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New Skies Satellites N.V. and Kuwait Messaging Services/FalconStream Thursday announced a new two-way satellite IP hub for the Middle East, which will access New Skies' NSS-6 satellite.

May 5, 2004

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Microsoft announced the appointment of Samer Abu-Ltaif as the new General Manager to head the Microsoft North Gulf region serving Kuwait, Bahrain and Qatar markets with a base in Kuwait.

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Qatar Petroleum (QP) spent in excess of QR1.5bn for local procurement over the last five years of which Qatari businesses won QR1.25bn under nearly 100,000 direct orders and call-off agreement orders,

May 4, 2004

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Prince Naif bin Abdulaziz, the Saudi Minister of Interior, and his accompanying delegation arrived in Kuwait Monday night to attend the fifth consulta

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Saudi Prince Sultan bin Abdulaziz, the Second Deputy Premier, Minister of Defense and Aviation and Inspector General, received Monday night a message

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Radio Free Iraq (RFI) quoted an informed source in Kuwait's Foreign Ministry Monday as saying that Iran and Kuwait have formed a joint legal committee

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An earthquake, measuring 3.3 degrees on the Richter scale jolted the city of Dehdasht, in the southwestern province  of Kohgilouyeh and Boyer Ahmad Mo

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Kuwait and Venezuela signed Tuesday an agreement to avert dual taxation - marking the first Arab country to sign such an accord with Venezuela.‏   Ambassador to Venezuela Youssef Al-Qabandi represe

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Managing Director of National Iranian Copper Industries Company Morad Alizadeh said on Monday that the country's copper production capacity will rise to 280,000 tons a year by March 20, 2005

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Etisalat Academy announced the launch a full range of Maritime Security Courses.   Offered in conjunction with Global Village Strategies, an Australian security organization, these courses are design

May 3, 2004

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Kuwaiti Undersecretary of the Ministry of Commerce and ‏  ‏Industry Rashid Al-Tabtaba'e said on Sunday that Minister of Commerce and ‏‏Industry Abdallah Al-Tawil will begin Monday an official visit