Libya

October 5, 2004

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The French retailing giant, Géant Hypermarket, is now the first retailer to have moved into Gardens Shopping Mall, part of the Nakheel group of projects, due to open February 26th, 2005.

October 4, 2004

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Egyptian firms are currently undertaking power projects in Libya at a cost of $120 million to raise electrical power capacity among the Arab Maghreb states from 220 to 400 and 500 KV. These projects w

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Iran's non-oil exports reached $3.154 billion registering a 12 percent rise during the first half of the current Iranian year (started March, 20) compared to the same period in the year before.

September 21, 2004

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As a "reward" for the country’s decision to give up weapons of mass destruction, U.S. President Bush has lifted Washington's trade embargo on Libya.

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The U.S. will sell Israel 5,000 smart bombs for $319 million, according to a report made to Congress several weeks ago.  The funding will come from the U.S. military aid to Israel, and the bombs range

September 13, 2004

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Alcatel has recently announced that it had signed a major contract with General Post and Telecommunication Company (GPTC) for the supply of a complete solution including GSM/EDGE and 3G/UMTS infrastru

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Business Software Alliance (BSA), the organisation dedicated to promoting a safe and legal digital world, is to launch a public awareness campaign about the importance of Intellectual Property Rights

September 5, 2004

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Prominent Lebanese singer Alissa revealed that her schedule for the summer season has been extremely packed leaving no room for romance in her life

September 4, 2004

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Lebanese singer Amal Hijazi has just released her latest album “Mistani Aih” (What are you Waiting for), marking her first album under the production of Rotana

September 1, 2004

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Yemen's Foreign Minister Dr. Abu Bakr al-Qerbi arrived in Tripoli on Tuesday to take part in the Libyan celebrations of the 35th anniversary of the Li

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A senior official at the Saudi Ministry of Health has refused more than SR10 million (about $2.7 million) in bribery from a private health care company.

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Libyan President Col. Muammar Gaddafi on Tuesday became the first Arab leader to promise compensation for Jews who were forced to leave their homes due to religious tension.

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Ducab, the leading manufacturer of high quality power cables in the Middle East, have recently been awarded the prestigious Cable System contract for Dubai Electricity and Water Authority's (DEWA) new

August 30, 2004

03:00 GMT

A journey that began with tears has ended with excess joy for Libyan contestant Aiman Al A’atar as he won the title of Arab Superstar 2004 on the popular show Superstar 2 on the Lebanese satellite cha

August 29, 2004

03:00 GMT

American soldiers battled Iraqi resistance fighters in northern Iraq early Sunday in clashes that left two dead and 32 injured, <i>The AP</I> reported