Lebanon

April 22, 2001

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Lebanese Finance Minister, Fouad Siniora, announced on Friday, April 20, the issuance of $400 million, 15-year bonds, with an annual interest rate of of 11.6 percent.

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<b>Date:</b> Apr 13 - Apr 22, 2001 <b>Location:</b> Beirut Hall, Beirut, Lebanon <b>Specifics:</b> <b>Coordination By:</b> Promofair <b>Contact:</b> Tel: 961-1-561600/1/2/3/4/5 Fax: 961-3-

April 21, 2001

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Libancell and Cellis have announced the launch of a new mobile phone internet service that provide better internet access to the Wireless Application

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Lebanese President Emile Lahoud will pay a state visit to Morocco on June 15.

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The Lebanese police arrested on Friday two nationals on charges of forging Syrian and Lebanese currencies.

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The Lebanese cabinet may delay the debate on a draft telecommunications law for another two to three months.

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The Arab League opened a special meeting Saturday in the wake of an Israeli raid on a Syrian military position in Lebanon, with efforts to secure inte

April 20, 2001

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Lebanese President Emile Lahoud said Thursday Israel should know “clearly and once and for all” that it would not achieve security by using force and

April 19, 2001

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Lebanon’s budget deficit in the first three months of this year fell to 37.03 percent of spending compared to 51.84 percent in the same period of 2000

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One month after winning a tender to supply Lebanon’s energy ministry with fuel-oil for three years, trading and investments company, The Argosy Group,

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A number of Lebanese MPs were preparing to challenge a law banning Palestinians from owning property in Lebanon, Information Minister Ghazi Aridi said

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Lebanese President Emile Lahoud said Wednesday that Israel would suffer the “consequences of its aggressive” policies toward the Arabs.

April 18, 2001

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Lebanese Prime Minister Rafiq Hariri arrived in Jeddah on Tuesday for talks with King Fahd and Crown Prince Abdullah bin Abdulaziz.

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The Lebanese Finance Ministry announced earlier this week the issuance of a five-year sovereign Eurobond, maturing in 2006, which is to replace the $500-million Eurobond that matures on April 23, 2001

April 17, 2001

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Microsoft Gulf and Eastern Mediterranean (GEM) will launch the latest version of Microsoft Office - Office XP - in Dubai on May 31, followed by Kuwait