Oman

April 19, 2004

03:00 GMT

Jordan's Senate President, Zeid Rifa'i, sent a cable on Monday to President of the Palestinian Legislative Council (PLC), Salim Za'noun, expressing hi

April 18, 2004

03:00 GMT

Jebel Ali's Danube Building Materials is expanding its operations in Oman in anticipation of a boom in construction activity.   Danube established a showroom in Wadi Kabir in Muscat in June 2001, offe

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The National Central Cooling Company Tabreed has reported net profits of 23.4 million Emirati dirhams ($6.3 million) in 2003, a rise of 187 percent over the previous year.    Revenues soared to Dh 1

April 17, 2004

03:00 GMT

Prominent Egyptian actress Hanan Turk was accused of assaulting a journalist and damaging his camera, while filing a complaint against her husband for kicking her out of their apartment

April 15, 2004

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Expanding economic cooperation and encouraging Chinese firms to invest in the Sultanate were among the topics discussed in a meeting Wednesday between

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Egypt’s Amreyah Pharmaceuticals recorded a net profit of 59.2 million Egyptian pounds ($9.5 million) for 2003 compared to EP 43.3 million in 2002, according to a company statement.  Founded in 1984, A

April 13, 2004

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The constitutional council announced Monday the final and official results of the presidential election held on 8th April 2004. Abdelaziz Bouteflika w

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Kuwait-based Global Investment House has purchased a 14 percent stake in Oman's United Finance Company. The United Finance Company was established in 1997 and is listed on the Muscat Securities Market

April 6, 2004

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Swedish-Swiss petrochemical group ABB Lummus Global has backed out of a joint venture to build a $230 million polypropylene plant in Oman, officials reported. ABB Lummus Global had a 20 percent stake

April 5, 2004

03:00 GMT

The Saudi Communications and Information Technology Commission (SCITC) has pre-qualified 11 international consortia for the Kingdom's second mobile operator license. The selected groupings will be abl

03:00 GMT

The Saudi Communications and Information Technology Commission (SCITC) has pre-qualified 11 international consortia for the Kingdom's second mobile operator license. The selected groupings will be abl

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Emaar Properties has entered into an alliance with Germany's Engel & Volkers, a property services company as part of the company’s ambitious international marketing drive to extend its reach beyon

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LogicaCMG has been selected to provide a Multimedia Messaging Service solution to Omantel, the sole mobile and fixed line network operator in the Sultanate. The messaging deal was won through LogicaCM

April 4, 2004

03:00 GMT

The weekly bulletin for accidents issued by Royal Oman Police Public Relations Department on Saturday said 145 road accidents occurred in the Sultanat

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With Global’s regional expansion after opening in Bahrain, the company began the second phase of its strategic growth in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) region after buying 14 percent of the United