Kuwait

March 8, 2004

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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

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Italy’s Minister for Foreign Trade on Tuesday said there was a possibility to sign the Syrian accord of Association with the European Union soon.  In

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The President of the Constitutional Council in Algeria, Mohamed Bedjaoui announced Monday that six candidates will stand for April 8th presidential el

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Hariri is scheduled to hold talks with Emir Sheikh Jaber Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah and Prime Minister Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah over regional developments, especially the conditions in the Palestinian te

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Fitch Ratings has changed the Outlook on Bank of Cyprus (BOC)' Long-term rating to Negative from Stable. At the same time the agency has affirmed the bank's ratings Long-term at A-, Short-term F2 and

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Kuwait's Wataniya Telecom and Jordan's MobileCom have jointly signed an agreement to allow residents and citizens of both countries to exchange MMS picture messages across both networks.  Wataniya Tel

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Fitch Ratings has assigned Kuwait Turkish Evkaf Finance House Long-term foreign and local currency ratings of B+. The Outlook is Stable. At the same time, Fitch has assigned Individual, National, Supp

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Bahrain-based Islamic investment bank, Gulf Finance House has raised funds worth 15 million Kuwait dinars ($52.8 million) through private placement for the Kuwait-based joint venture Gulf Development

March 1, 2004

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Property developer Nakheel and Kuwait's IFA Hotels & Resorts Kuwait have announced the fifth agreement between their companies for the purchase by IFA of 150,000 square meters on the crescent at Palm

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Saudi Arabia's Zamil Group has taken the necessary steps to form the Sahara Petrochemical Company which is capitalized at 1.5 billion Saudi riyals ($400 million). The private placement of shares was g