Kuwait

February 15, 2004

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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

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US-based Celadon Group has been awarded a managing contract for a trucking operation based was formed to provide transportation services to suppliers involved with the rebuilding efforts in Iraq. The

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US-based Northwest Pipe Company has received a letter of intent to provide approximately 9,500 tons of welded steel pipe to the Wadi Ma'in Zara and Mujib Water Treatment and Conveyance Project in Amma

February 11, 2004

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In his address on jubilation of the 25th anniversary of the victory of Islamic Revolution at Tehran Azadi square, Iran's President Mohammad Khatami sa

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BMW Group and its exclusive importer in Kuwait, Ali Alghanim & Sons Automotive, have officially unveiled the new BMW X5, X3 and 6 Series Coupé at a VIP launch at the Hilton Kuwait Resort.  BMW Gro

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Kuwaiti Minister for Commerce and Industry Abdullah Abdul Rahman Al-Taweel addressed a group of American businessmen at the US Chamber of Commerce February 10, 2004 to inform potential trade and inves

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Jebel Ali’s Danube Building Materials has opened an office in Guangzhou, China to tap into building materials available at competitive prices for the local market.  Danube's Chairman Rizwan Sajan said

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Air France is launching Dedicate, a new service featuring scheduled routes and direct flights to destinations in emerging oil and gas markets.

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US-based sandwich chain Subway is targeting 350 stores throughout the Middle East and Pakistan by 2010. The company said it will achieve its aim by franchising. Opportunities with the company will be

February 10, 2004

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Jordan's King Abdullah II told Israel's opposition leader and Labor chairman, whom he met with Tuesday in Amman, that following his recent meeting wit

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US Secretary of State Colin Powell met Tuesday with Bahrain's Crown Prince Salman bin Hamad al Khalifa to discuss the headway being made on the US-Bah

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Global Finance Magazine has awarded National Bank of Kuwait (NBK) the “Best Foreign Exchange Bank in Kuwait and the Middle East for 2004”.   The awards were announced in Global Finance's issue commend

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Pumpkin Patch, the New Zealand based children's clothing store, recently opened its first store in the Middle East at Lamcy Plaza in Dubai.The brand has been brought to the Middle East by Bahrain-base