Libya

December 30, 2001

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The Austrian OMV Oil Company announced that it had uncovered oil in cooperation with its Libyan partners. Initial predictions released by the company estimate its reserves at 250 million barrels, repo

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The Lebanese Treasury Ministry reported that its total spending decreased to eight billion Lebanese Pounds ($5.3 billion) in the first 11 months of 2001, down from nine billion Lebanese Pounds in the

December 29, 2001

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In two personal telegrams addressed to the leaders of Pakistan and of India , Qadhafi expressed his deepest concern at the situation, and then called

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Palestinian prisoners in an Israeli jail revolted early Saturday morning, and fought Israeli prison wardens in a short, sharp rebellion that was quick

December 26, 2001

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The Government of Vietnam plans to export workers to the Gulf

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Media reports that Egypt has named a new ambassador to Israel denied

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Egyptian exports to Libya hit $68 million in 2000, a 47 percent increase compared with 1999 when exports totaled $42 million, the Egyptian Ambassador to Libya Hani Khallaf said. Egyptian-Libyan bilate

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The Dubai Electricity and Water Authority will organize the fourth annual Water and Energy Exhibition at the Dubai International Airport from February 2-4, 2002, reported Al-Bayan. The fair will be ar

December 25, 2001

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Mubarak Al-Shamekh, Secretary General of Libya’s People’s General Committee spoke with Permanent Committee member of the Political Bureau and member o

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In a letter to Hamas leader Sheikh Ahmed Yassin, Yemen’s President Ali Abdullah Saleh Tuesday asserted the difference between "terrorism" and the lega

December 23, 2001

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The Inter-Arab Investment Guarantee Corporation recently announced five new investment projects in Libya, reported Al-Hayat. The corporation requested various Arab investment associations to participa

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The Sudanese Central Bank has recently issued a request for firms dealing with European currencies to complete the transition into Euro currency transactions only. The bank demanded the termination of

December 22, 2001

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A Libyan court postponed its verdict Saturday in the case of six Bulgarians and a Palestinian, all doctors and nurses, charged with murdering children

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The Palestinian Authority and Hamas have reached an understanding regarding the issue of a Hamas leader, Dr. Abdel Aziz al Rantissi.

December 19, 2001

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The Libyan President Mu'ammar al-Qaddafi has exchanged views by phone with the President of the United Arab Emirates Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan al-Nahyan