October 29, 2001
The European Union has agreed to finance 14 Egyptian IT projects in various fields including health, education, tourism, culture and e-commerce.
The 10th Arab Music Festival will open with a bang on November 1 at the Cairo Opera House, and will continue for 10 days, with the participation of 26 stellar Arab singers.
The emirate of Dubai continues to consolidate its position as an economic and tourist hub for the Middle East region, with planned mega-projects such as Palm Island and Dubai Festival City on the hori
As a scorching wind blew dust against her mud-brick farmhouse, Mahnaz Bravi saw no end to her suffering. "Drought is like death. Now I have a field which gives me nothing at all," lamented Bravi, rais
October 28, 2001
Saudi Arabia and France on Saturday stressed the need to track down and prosecute the terrorists who perpetrated the attacks on US last month.
French singer Charles Aznavour performed a concert along with compatriot Micheal Vogan on Saturday in Beirut.
Ericsson and Extreme Networks have collaborated to work with OGERO Telecom, Lebanon’s sole provider of fixed lines, to complete the first region-wide packet switched metro network, in a bid to make th
October 27, 2001
A leading banker in Lebanon disputed on Friday a draft report by the International Monetary Fund released last month, which urged the Central Bank to
New York City was rattled early Saturday by a mild earthquake measuring 2.6 on the Richter scale, US seismologists reported.
An American woman who married an Arab man has been convicted of conspiring to violate US immigration laws by helping the Lebanese Hizbollah resistance
Egypt’s Ahli is still stumbling in the soccer league. It tied with Masri 1-1 Friday, while Ismaili, a candidate for championship, won over Sohag 5-0.
Arab critics are baffled by Lebanese singer Nada Rizq's decision to leave her family, go to Israel and give its radio station an interview - moves that have gotten her booted from Lebanon's union of p
October 26, 2001
A project aimed at boosting demining efforts in south Lebanon was jointly launched Thursday by the Lebanese Ministry of Defense and the Embassy of the
Egypt's Nobel Prize-winning novelist Naguib Mahfouz has called the war on terrorism being waged in Afghanistan "just as despicable a crime" as the Sep
October 25, 2001
Lebanese mega-singer Fairuz will fly to the Belgian capital Brussels on October 27 accompanied by her son, Ziad Rahbani, to put the final touches on her new album Al Haki (Talk).