May 18, 2004
DiaSys Corporation, a global healthcare products company, Monday announced, through its subsidiary DiaSys Europe, that it had recently made new distributorship agreements in Kuwait, Oman, Bahrain and
May 17, 2004
Lt. Gen. Ahmed bin Harith al Nabhani, Chief of Staff of the Omanis Armed Forces received Sunday a delegation of the National Defence College in the Re
US Assistant Secretary for Near East Affairs William Burns on Monday said that the Bush administration was keen to develop relations with Syria in ord
May 10, 2004
The Omani State Council Sunday held its 13th meeting of the year under the chairmanship of Dr. Yahya bin Mahfoudh al-Manthri, Council President. Havin
Aluminium Bahrain (Alba) honoured the second batch of ‘Training for Bahrain’ graduates during a ceremony that was held at the Alba Sports Club in Riffa.
May 9, 2004
A magnitude-4.8 earthquake rocked southern Iran early Saturday, destroying four empty schools and damaging several others, the official IRNA news agen
Salala Ports Services Company signed a 110 million USD loan agreement with three banks to finance a project for Dock 5,6 equipments and another one to extend the wave breaker.
May 6, 2004
Sheikh Abdullah bin Ali al Qatabi, President of Oman's Majlis A’shura has issued a decision forming a special committee to study and follow up employm
Three Urea fertilizer factories are to be established with an investment capital of LE 6 million in the governorates of Cairo, Alexandria and Suez.
May 4, 2004
Moody's Investors Service has downgraded the Financial Strength Rating (FSR) of National Bank of Oman (NBO) to D- from D, with a negative outlook.
The Jordanian Phosphate Company expects an increase in its exports of phosphate by 34% during this year to reach 4.9 million tons compared to 3.6 million tons in 2003.
May 3, 2004
Oman's Minister of National Economy Ahmad Abdulnabbi Makki begins Monday a tour of three European countries to promote economic and trade cooperation, it was announced in Muscat on Sunday.
Kuwaiti Undersecretary of the Ministry of Commerce and Industry Rashid Al-Tabtaba'e said on Sunday that Minister of Commerce and Industry Abdallah Al-Tawil will begin Monday an official visit
April 25, 2004
Four schoolchildren were killed by US fire in Baghdad on Sunday, shortly after a roadside bomb ripped through a U.S. military vehicle, witnesses said.
Dubai-headquartered private equity firm, ABRAAJ Capital has fully exited from the Oman National Investment Corporation Holding with an Internal Rate of Return of 85 percent. The transaction took place