Kuwait

December 30, 2003

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The Qatari Emir, Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa al Thani on Tuesday issued an emiri order amending the formation of  the cabinet. The order provided for the

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Kuwait's Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed Al-Sabah ‏  ‏received a letter Tuesday from his Sudanese peer, Mustafa Osman Ismail. According to KUNA, t

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Saudi Minister of Culture and Information Dr. Fuad bin Abdul-Salam Al-Farsi received Tuesday the Syrian ambassador to the Kingdom, Dr. Ahmad Nezam el-

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Kuwaiti authorities banned the latest movie "Frida" by internationally-known actress Salma Hayek from screening in Kuwait due to the fact that it contained too much nudity that could not be censored

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The International Bank of Yemen (IBY) has signed a representation agreement with American Express, reported Ath-Thawra. YIB will represent the payment brand in the Arab state as of January 2004.  IBY

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Kuwait’s Wataniya Telecom has reported full MMS interconnection with the customers of Bahrain's Batelco GSM network. Multimedia picture messages can now be sent and received between the two independen

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Mobile service provider MTC-Vodafone has appointed International Turnkey Systems (ITS), a solutions provider in Middle East and Africa, as IT solutions partner for its services in Bahrain.  ITS is to

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The United Arab Emirates (UAE)’ Air Arabia has expanded its flight network to include Alexandria and Assiut in Egypt; Isfahan, Shiraz, and Tehran in Iran; Aleppo in Syria; Doha in Qatar and Colombo in

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Al-Manar Financing & Leasing has securitized 5.3 million Kuwaiti dinars ($17.9 million) of Investment Dar's account receivables. The deal is the first of its kind in the region for commercial Isla

December 29, 2003

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The third plane carrying Kuwaiti relief supplies for victims of the earthquake in the Iranian city of Bam headed to this quake-hit city, director of t

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The Iranian Supreme Leader, Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei arrived on Monday in the southeastern city of Bam to become further familiar with the situati

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Vodafone has announced its second Partner Network Agreement with Kuwait’s Mobile Telecommunications Company (MTC). This latest agreement extends Vodafone's existing relationship with MTC into the Bahr

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US-based Jacobs Engineering Group has reported that a subsidiary company, in consortium with SNC Lavalin of Canada, received a bankable feasibility study for the Al-Jalamid Phosphate project, located

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Kuwait’s Wataniya Telecom has reported that there has been a huge uptake of its 'Action' services over the last two months, with more than 15,000 subscribers actively using the operator's advanced GPR

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The United Arab Emirates (UAE) Ministry of Information has intensified its campaign against resellers and companies using pirated software across the country. In the latest move, the Ministry in assoc