December 7, 2003
Jordan's King Abdullah is quietly trying to broker a deal that would lead Tehran to surrender some 70 al Qaeda operatives, including the son of Osama
IFA Hotels and Resorts, a subsidiary of International Financial Advisors Kuwait (IFA), has affiliated with Resort Condominiums International (RCI) for the membership inventory management of its five-s
Gulf Investment House, a Kuwait-based investment company, has reported the sale of Truman Park, located in the Washington DC district, United States, at a 90 percent gain.
Kuwait’s Wataniya Telecom has won the Algeria license to build and operate the third GSM network in the country. Wataniya made the highest offer with a bid of $421 million. The two other bidders were
December 4, 2003
Lebanese singer Pascal Mashaalani has recently held two concerts on Eid El Fitr (Muslim holiday after Ramadan) in Kuwait despite the chaos that erupted from Islamist groups opposing her presence in th
The HSBC group seeks to set up an international investment bank in the oil-rich Saudi Kingdom early next year to finance giant infrastructure projects, especially in the water and electricity sectors.
December 3, 2003
Record stores around the Arab world have been witnessing a significant increase in the album sales of the late Tunisian singer Thikra, with the highest sales coming from her latest album “Youm Alaik”
National Bank of Kuwait (NBK)’s new commercial branch in the Kingdom of Bahrain will be inaugurated on Tuesday December 9, 2003, under the patronage the Governor of the Bahrain Monetary Agency, Sheikh
Action in Business International (ABIL), the Dubai-based professional Management Development consultancy, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with leading UK-based professional Chartered Ps
Kuwait-based Al-Manar Financing and Leasing's founding assembly elected its board of directors Monday, December 1, 2003, after a legal quorum was present representing 282,002,750 shares, stated a pres
<b>Date:</b> Dec 1-3, 2003 <b>Location:</b> Dubai World Trade Centre, UAE <b>Specifics:</b> Supported by Dubai Duty Free and the Middle East Duty Free Association (MEDFA) the event is facilitatin
December 2, 2003
Zamil Industrial Investment Company will establish a new concrete venture with Al-Zamil Group and Aerated Concrete Industries Company KSC of Kuwait. The factory is expected to start production by the
Reporters Without Borders has called on French President Jacques Chirac to do all he could to get his Tunisian counterpart, Zine El-Abidine Ben Ali, to allow a free and independent media in the Arab s
December 1, 2003
The Hamas movement has decided to participate in talks with other Palestinian factions in Egypt's capital city of Cairo as a "civilized" way to resolv
The telecoms software products unit of Schlumberger has announced the successful implementation of its BSCS billing and customer care solution at Kuwait’s largest mobile operator, Wataniya Telecom.