Libya

February 18, 2002

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A Libyan Court for National Security cases ended its trial of six Bulgarian medics, charged with infecting hundreds of Libyan children with AIDS, thro

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UAE Deputy Prime Minister Sheikh Sultan bin Zayed Al Nahyan has received Mohammed Rushdi Al Sharaydi, Director of the Moroccan Royal Court and Abdul A

February 14, 2002

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The Libyan Minister of Oil, Abdul-Hafidh Al-Zulaitny, stated that Northwest Africa needs seven billion dollars worth of investments to develop its local oil sector over the next five years, reported

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The Saudi Coral Oil Group, which owns the Moroccan LaSamir Company, announced that it will increase its investments in Morocco to 12 billion Moroccan Dirhams ($1.03 billion) by 2005, reported Al-Haya

February 10, 2002

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A Libyan daily slammed U.S. President George W. Bush on Saturday for claiming in his State of the Union address before Congress that Iran, Iraq and No

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Emarat participated in the Water and Energy Technology and Environment Exhibition (WETEX) that was organized by the Dubai Electricity and Water Authority. Emarat owns and operates the largest natural

February 7, 2002

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A senior source at the Central Bank revealed that Libya recently devalued the Dinar exchange rate by 51 percent against the US Dollar, reported ksa Today . The dinar was devalued from 0.645 Libyan Di

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Omani government approved the long-delayed privatization of the Oman Telecommunications Company (Omantel), by making the purchase of a 40 percent stake in the firm available to local and foreign inves

February 3, 2002

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Italy’s Eni Energy and Libya’s National Oil Corporation awarded a $1 billion contract to an international consortium for the construction of hydrocarbon treatment plants on the Libyan coast, whose out

January 30, 2002

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A memorandum of understanding (MoU) was signed between Iran and Libya at the end of the 9th session of the two countries' joint economic cooperation c

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Evidence used to convict a Libyan in the 1988 Lockerbie disaster fails to support a bomb was loaded onto the plane in an unaccompanied suitcase, defen

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Egyptian director Shireen Qasem is gearing up to shoot the historical series al Zaher Baibers scripted by the late writer Taha Shalabi and costarring Ahmed Maher.

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The Riyadh-based Hamad M Aldrees Company For Industry and Mining unveiled a Gulf expansion plan at the recent Glass, Ceramics, Minerals and Mining (GCMM) exhibition at the Dubai World Trade Center. Th

January 27, 2002

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Libya is expected to pay almost £3 million compensation for each of the 270 victims of the Lockerbie bomb under a deal brokered by the British and Ame

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The Palestinian Authority is rejecting the U.S. growing criticism towards Yasser Arafat. Palestinian chief negotiator Saeb Erakat hardened his tone Sa