Oman

March 30, 2004

03:00 GMT

Oman Air has finalized an order for a sixth Boeing 737-800 jet aircraft. The new plane will be delivered to Oman Air during March 2005 for entry into commercial service in May 2005.  The 1,500th Next-

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Abu Dhabi National Hotels (ADNH) recorded a 20 percent net profit increase during 2003 reaching 210 million Emirati dirhams ($57 million).   The company announced its highest ever revenue of Dh 1.049

March 29, 2004

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Sun Microsystems has announced that Bahwan CyberTek (BCT), an Omani solutions provider and systems integrator, has joined its partner network, as part of a new iForce collaboration, which will support

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Maks International and Spectracolor/Cybernet Sarl have signed an agreement that grants the latter representation rights of Maks International in Lebanon, as one of Maks International's authorized agen

March 28, 2004

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Prince Andrew of York, has met at the Muscat Knowledge Oasis with Maqbool bin Ali Sultan, Oman's Commerce and Industry Minister, and Chairman of the P

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Interactive Saudi Arabia (ISA), the latest company approved under the Saudi Economic Offset Program, received its certificate of registration on Sunday, March 21, 2004.   ISA is a web-based applicatio

March 25, 2004

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Sixty prominent Palestinian officials and intellectuals on Thursday called on the public to refrain from retaliatory attacks following Israel's assass

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Capital Intelligence (CI) has upgraded the long-term foreign currency rating of Alliance Housing Bank to BBB-, from BB+, in view of the bank’s growing maturity and sustained good performance last year

March 22, 2004

02:00 GMT

Oman Air and Gulf Air on Sunday signed at Al Bustan Palace Hotel an agreement to use the shared code in some of their flights.

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The UAE gold consumption is expected to increase by 10 % this year, a senior official from the World Gold Council said.

March 21, 2004

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Omani police said they were successful in blocking a defraud operation and detained six Malaysians who were trying to use modern technology to withdra

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A Yemeni official said Sunday that the US authorities did not have any evidence against Sheikh Mohammad al-Moayyad, 54, and his companion, Mohammed Za

March 16, 2004

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Sheikh Salim bin Hilal al Khalili, Oman's Minister of Agriculture and Fisheries, has issued a ministerial decision endorsing a project to develop citr

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The Israeli parliament is expected to debate a bill tabled by an Arab MP calling for the closure of the Dimona nuclear plant, located in the south of

March 15, 2004

02:00 GMT

Kuwait's MTC Vodafone Company has qualified for the final stage of the second mobile license tender in Oman, reported Al-Qabas.   Oman shortlisted 10 bidders including European, African and Middle Eas