Kuwait

February 18, 2004

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The National Bank of Kuwait, Securities Group and the Commercial Bank of Kuwait recently signed the agreements relating to the issuance by CBK of bonds with an aggregate face amount of 60 million Kuwa

February 17, 2004

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A bus carrying US soldiers rolled over near a Kuwaiti air base over the weekend, wounding 25 soldiers, four of them seriously, a military spokesman co

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IFA Hotels & Resorts, a subsidiary of Kuwait-based International Financial Advisors (IFA), is to target Russian buyers for its luxury Palm-Jumeirah apartments with high-profile promotions at two o

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Tanganyika Oil Company has announced its scheduled work program for the Oudeh Block in Syria and the West Gharib Block in Egypt.  The Oudeh Field is within a large, 192 square kilometer, development b

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Middle East online media house NetAdvantage has launched their corporate website, another step towards promoting their e-marketing services on the web. The website is designed to target e-media planne

February 16, 2004

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Former Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein's parliament speaker, Saadoun Hammadi, has been released after being detained by the US military for nine months, a

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United Fisheries of Kuwait, part of the Kuwait Projects Company Group, has reported a record net profit of four million Kuwaiti dinars ($13.5 million) for the year ending December 31, 2003, an increas

February 15, 2004

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Secretary General of the Gulf Cooperation Council ‏  ‏(GCC) Abdulrahman Al-Attiyah on Sunday opened the first meeting of the 7th term of the GCC's

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A Royal decree was issued on Sunday appointing Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Trade and Industry, Dr. Mohammad  Al Halaiqa as acting Prime Mini

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Kuwait-headquartered Gulf Franchising Company (GFC) has signed up for the first Franchising Middle East (FME) Show, which will be held in Dubai in February with the aim of appointing sub-franchisees a

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Land developers Nakheel and IFA Hotels and Resorts, a subsidiary of International Financial Advisors (IFA) Kuwait, have signed a joint venture agreement to develop a major shopping complex and freehol

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Qatar’s Faisal Bin Qassim Al-Thani and Sons Holding Co. has signed a long-term management agreement for City Center - Doha with Germany’s Einkaufs-Center-Entwicklung, a developer of inner city shoppin

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Kuwait-based Gulf Investment House posted a 117 percent profit rise for 2003, with figures reaching $22.17 million. GIH reported revenues of $29.96 million, compared to $14.52 million earned in 2002 T

February 12, 2004

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The Moroccan Government plans to shortly establish a permanent committee to "monitor audio-visual recordings and to struggle against piracy and forger

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US-based Aspen Technology is expanding its business in the Middle East by establishing a sales and services organization through a partnership with Kuwait’s Petroleum Services Company (PSC).  PSC and