Kuwait

March 15, 2004

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Real estate technology provider Amlaki has merged with DragonShape Middle East and Asia, an Internet-based platform for facilities management for residential and commercial real estate.  With this mer

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The Arab Banking Corporation and Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation Europe have closed a $300 million syndicated term loan facility for Commercial Bank of Kuwait. A total of 23 banks participated in

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The National Bank of Kuwait recently launched its second US Real Estate Fund. The Fund is a medium risk vehicle, denominated in US dollars and is suitable for investors with a long-term investment hor

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The Export-Import Bank of the United States has approved a $49.4 million loan guarantee to Jordanian telecom company XPress, which will be launching its radio trunking services in the Kingdom in April

March 14, 2004

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Some 200 Japanese troops arrived Sunday in Kuwait on their way to neighboring Iraq to take part in a "humanitarian mission".

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Around 60 Kurds were arrested overnight in Brussels after up to 20 demonstrators stormed the Syrian embassy premises following deadly clashes between

March 11, 2004

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Qatar Airways signed Wednesday a purchase order with Swedish aircraft moisture management systems developer and supplier CTT Systems for its Zonal Comfort product. The value of the deal was not disclo

March 8, 2004

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Syrian police on Monday dispersed a protest by human rights activists demanding political and civil reforms on the 41st anniversary of the ruling Baat

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Gulf Cleaning Company (GCC) commenced its operations this month from its offices in NBB Tower, Manama, Bahrain. GCC Bahrain is the subsidiary of Gulf Clearing Company Kuwait, with a paid up capital of

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Vopak-Horizon Fujairah (VHFL), a flagship joint venture between Holland's Vopak and the United Arab Emirates's Horizon Terminals won a contract to build a liquids terminal for Egypt's Sokhna Bunkering

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Kuwait-based Gulf Investment House has reported the sale of the Summit at Carlsbad, located in southern California at a 30 percent gain. This makes Carlsbad the second sale in the Bunyan Fund, launch

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Atheer Telecommunications, appointed by the US led CPA as the GSM telecoms service provider for the southern region of Iraq, has announced that the service had now gone live and was already providing

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US federal authorities have filed indictments against two Israeli brothers suspected of defrauding the owners of the popular Jewish dating site J-Date and several phone sex services of $40 million.

March 3, 2004

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US-based software frim ADC has reported that Kuwait's Mobile Telecommunications Company (MTC) will deploy the company's new generation Metrica Performance Manager to monitor the network performance to

March 2, 2004

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Chief of the United Nations nuclear agency, Mohammed ElBaradei, said Tuesday that Tehran was cooperating better with international nuclear non-prolife