Kuwait

December 15, 2003

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The Bahrain Monetary Agency has granted a license to Gulf Finance House to establish a full commercial banking subsidiary, which will conduct real estate related transactions. The new subsidiary will

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Iran’s Daneshvaran Innovation Eng Co has placed an order with Germany’s KHD Humboldt Wedag to upgrade its clinker production facilities its Ardebil cement plant. The upgrade is expected to take 17 mon

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The capture of Saddam Hussein could help US special envoy James Baker convince European leaders to forgive Iraq’s $120 billion foreign debt burden when he meets with Paris Club creditors this week.

December 14, 2003

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United Real Estate's showpiece Kuwait Water Front Phase 5 Project – setting of the prestigious Marina Mall in its first phase - is nearing completion with the opening of its second phase, a seafront l

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President and chief executive of Gulf Air James Hogan has reported that Gulf Traveller, the all-economy subsidiary airline of Gulf Air, recorded a profit in each of the first four months of operations

December 12, 2003

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Reporters Without Borders, the Paris-based press freedom organization, has strongly condemned a letter bomb attack on a Kuwaiti newspaper editor, whic

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Iraq's Foreign Minister Hoshyar Zebari and his accompanying delegation arrived in Riyadh on Friday. At King Khalid International Airport, they were re

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A small explosive device in a letter addressed to an outspoken Kuwaiti newspaper editor detonated Thursday as his secretary was opening it, causing hi

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Syria's Expatriates Minister Buthaina Shaaban met on Thursday Arab and Syrian Community’s people in Houston, USA. According to SANA, during the meetin

December 10, 2003

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Iran's President Seyyed Mohammad Khatami left Tehran for Geneva Wednesday morning to take part in the "World Summit of the Information Society" to be

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The United States is working with local business communities in Iraq and surrounding countries to promote private business opportunities and develop Iraq's economic sector.  US Assistant Secretary of

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The Representatives of the Executive Heads of the four member institutions of the International Advisory and Monitoring Board (IAMB) met in New York on December 5, 2003.   The Board consists of delega

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Arab Banking Corporation and Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation Europe have been mandated to arrange and syndicate, on behalf of Commercial Bank of Kuwait, a three-year $250 million term loan facilit

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Global Investment House has launched a new fund aimed at providing investors with superior returns over a three to five year time horizon through investments in a diversified portfolio of hedge funds

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The Department of Civil Aviation Dubai has awarded Siemens Dematic two major contracts to develop the cargo and baggage handling systems at Dubai International Airport. The contracts set to further co