Libya

August 5, 2004

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BenQ, the region’s leader in digital lifestyle products, has signed a distribution agreement with the exclusive Salam Studios and Stores chain of outlets in the Middle East to sell their innovative ra

August 3, 2004

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Lebanon has reopened a probe into Imam Mousa al Sadr's 1978 disappearance in Libya and summonses are in the works for Moammar Gadhafi and 18 senior of

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Egypt's Prime Minister Ahmed Nazif met with Minister of Planning Osman Mohamed Osman for briefing on the objectives of the economic and social development plan for fiscal year 2004-2005, which targets

July 29, 2004

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Lebanese singer Nancy Ajram started a new fashion trend in the Middle East after she showed up in her latest video clip “Ah Wi Nos” wearing a galabia; a traditional Egyptian dress

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WTO members agreed earlier this week to start talks with Libya on its membership bid, bringing the current number of applicant countries to 25.

July 28, 2004

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The family of missing Imam Moussa Al Sadr is suing Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi on a charge of kidnapping the spiritual head of Lebanon's Shiite comm

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Iran's First Vice-President Mohammad Reza Aref on Wednesday led an official ceremony welcoming the visiting Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoga

July 22, 2004

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The Libyan bank of commerce and development will open a new bank for children in an attempt to help them learn how to deal with bank services.   The director of the bank, Jamal Abdulmalik, said the ne

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The recovery of the Tunisian economy continues in 2004, driven by strong agricultural output, the return to normal tourism levels, and the positive performance of non-energy exports.

July 19, 2004

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In the presence of Libya's Secretary of General People's Committee and the Secretary of Economy and Trade, the third meeting regarding the joining of Libya to the World Trade Organization (WTO) took p

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Manager of Iran's research institute for dates and tropical fruits, Hossein Pejman said Sunday that date exports have dropped by 13.9% in the first quarter of the current year compared to the same per

July 14, 2004

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The Middle East Association and Compass Rose International announced a two day conference and networking event in Libya on 12th and 13th October 2004. This will be held by the MEA in Tripoli, and fol

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Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank (ADCB) announced a record net profit for the first half of 2004 of Dh304 million against Dh275 million for the same period last year, an increase of 11 percent.

July 12, 2004

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The Libyan leader arrived late Sunday in Cairo where he met with President Hosni Mubarark. He congratulated president Mubarak on his safe return home

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Hussein bin Ali al-Hilali, Oman's Public Prosecutor said Sunday new directorates will be established at the Public Prosecution to ease litigation.