Lebanon

October 18, 2001

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A recently issued report by the Agadir Airport Authority showed that 45,951 foreign tourists visited Agadir last July compared with 45,203 foreign tourists in July 2000.

October 17, 2001

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The Pakistani army was on high alert Wednesday after India reinforced its positions on the border between the two rival countries. The development too

October 16, 2001

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Jordan helped Lebanese security agents foil a recent series of planned attacks on foreign embassies in Beirut, including the US, British and Jordanian

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King Abdullah of Jordan and French President Jacques Chirac agreed Monday on the urgent need to restore the Middle East peace process during a meeting

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Almost a decade ago, the international community had committed to financially supporting the Lebanese farmers in a bid to encourage them to cease drugs cultivation. So far, however, those farmers clai

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<b>Date:</b> Oct 16 - Oct 20, 2001 <b>Location:</b> Forum de Beyrouth, Lebanon <b>Specifics:</b> The 2nd International Trade Fair for Consumer Goods, Industrial Goods, Leisure, Travel and Busines

October 14, 2001

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The heads of Arab airlines urged their governments to ease visa restrictions to boost travel within the region, at a meeting in Cairo on the fallout from last month's terror attacks on the United Stat

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Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) member states said Saturday October 13 that they will cooperate with the United States and the United Nations in freezing accounts of individuals and groups suspected of

October 13, 2001

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<b>Date:</b> Oct 10 - Oct 13, 2001 <b>Location:</b> Phoenicia Intercontinental Hotel, Beirut, Lebanon <b>Specifics:</b> The conference will focus on exploring the investments of the Lebanese imm

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<b>Date:</b> Oct 10 - Oct 13, 2001 <b>Location:</b> Phoenicia Intercontinental Hotel, Beirut, Lebanon <b>Specifics:</b> The conference will focus on exploring the investments of the Lebanese imm

October 12, 2001

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Western corporations operating in the Middle East and North Africa may bear the brunt of local resentment, boycotts and occasional attacks on local operations. But the medium- and long-term impact on

October 11, 2001

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US planes launched renewed daylight air strikes against the Afghan capital Kabul on Thursday, with at least three loud explosions witnessed amid heavy

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The Egyptian film Asrar Al Banat (Girls Secrets) directed by Magdi Ali Ahmed won the golden award for the best film at Beirut fourth Film Festival for Arab and Middle Eastern Film Contest.

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The heads of five Arab national airlines will meet in Cairo on Saturday October 13 to discuss the fallout from US-led strikes on Afghanistan for the region's aviation industry, Egypt's state MENA news

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The volume of oil exported by Iraq under UN supervision doubled last week from nine to 18 million barrels, one of its highest weekly levels, the United Nations said Tuesday October 9.   In the week