Oman

June 22, 2004

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Field works of a project to enumerate Salalah visitors during the Khareef season 2004 which is implemented by the Omani Ministry of National Economy in cooperation with the Ministry of Tourism and Roy

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Aden governor Yahya al-Showaibi welcomed on Monday Saudi investments in Aden city, especially in Aden Free Zone.  In his meeting with board chairman of Bin Laden Group for Investments Amr Bin Laden, h

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The Tender Board in Oman Monday announced that the Nawras Telecom Consortium formed by Qtel together with TDC and Omani partners, won the public tender for the second mobile licence in Oman.

June 17, 2004

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BankMuscat (SAOG), the largest bank in the Sultanate of Oman, has launched a RO 25 million 6.25% fixed rate 10-year bond issue.

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Acer Computer (M.E.) Ltd. Thursday announced that it has diversified its product range in the Middle East by introducing projectors, which have been designed to meet the needs of the home and corporat

June 15, 2004

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Oman's Deputy Prime Minister Fahd bin Mahmoud Al Said said in Muscat on Monday that officials of his country want to  expand relations with Iran despi

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The Ports Services Corporation started receiving the first batch of the new machinery purchased under an agreement signed between the corporation and the General Electronics and Trade Company and the

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Morocco loses some US$ 510 million each year due to water pollution, said director general of the national office for drinking water (ONEP), Ali Fassi Fihri.  Fihri, quoted by MAP, outlined that this

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Dutch dry cleaning operator Clean Lease Randstad BV is establishing a regional unit, Clean Laundry Service (CLS), in Dubai for Dh55 million, said a top company official.  CLS, to be set up in November

June 14, 2004

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The Sultanate of Oman and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) signed on Sunday a bilateral agreement to link the two countries on a common electricity grid.

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Dubai Sports City (DSC) has signed a contract with Al Naboodah Contracting LLC to start the six month enabling work on the 50 million square foot development.

June 13, 2004

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Iran`s First Vice-President Mohammad Reza Aref is to lead a senior delegation to Oman on Monday.   According to the press department of the Presidenti

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Iran's Foreign Ministry summoned Qatari Ambassador to Tehran Saleh Ibrahim al-Kuwari Saturday night due to an attack on an Iranian motor-launch in t

June 10, 2004

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Oman's Sultan Qaboos bin Said has issued Royal Decree No. 61/2004 establishing a Tourism Ministry and appointing its Minister. Article One of the Decr

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Egypt's Minister of Petroleum Sameh Fahmi has recently denied reports on a shortage of diesel fuel.