Oman

December 22, 2003

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Former world famous Squash player and current singer, Ahmad Barada, announced that he and his fiancé actress Hala Shiha are currently preparing for a small wedding ceremony at one of their friends hou

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Kuwait’s Sultan Center Food Products Company has purchased an 80 percent stake in Jordan’s Safeway Company. The $17.6 million transaction will be paid over two years. The Sultan Center also plans to o

December 15, 2003

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Sheikh Amer bin Shuwain al Hosni, Oman's Minister of Social Development, received at his office sunday Amat Al Aleem, Yemeni Minister of Human Rights.

December 14, 2003

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Microsoft South Gulf and systems integrator WJ Towell Computer Services have announced a strategic partnership to help build the level of Microsoft Enterprise solutions expertise in the Sultanate of O

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United Real Estate's showpiece Kuwait Water Front Phase 5 Project – setting of the prestigious Marina Mall in its first phase - is nearing completion with the opening of its second phase, a seafront l

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President and chief executive of Gulf Air James Hogan has reported that Gulf Traveller, the all-economy subsidiary airline of Gulf Air, recorded a profit in each of the first four months of operations

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The European Commission (EC) has released a first contribution from the EU budget for reconstruction activities in Iraq.   The €29 million, part of the €200 million pledged by European External Affair

December 11, 2003

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<b>Date:</b> Dec 7-11, 2003 <b>Location:</b> Airport Expo Dubai, UAE <b>Specifics:</b> The 8th international aerospace exhibition. Attracts over 450 exhibitors and 30,000 visitors. <b>Coordinati

December 10, 2003

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Fitch Ratings has assigned Oman Arab Bank a BBB- Long-term rating, an F3 Short-term rating, a C Individual rating and a 3 Support rating. The rating agency’s Outlook for the bank is Stable. The rating

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<b>Date:</b> Dec 8-10, 2003 <b>Location:</b> Oman International Exhibition Centre, Oman <b>Specifics:</b> The event will be an opportunity for national and international electricity companies ali

December 3, 2003

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The British embassy in Oman said Wednesday a German tourist has been shot dead in unclear circumstances.

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The EU delivered a strong warning to Israel, stating that its so-called "security barrier must not invade" Palestinian territory, at the conclusion of

December 1, 2003

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The Economic Freedom of the World Report, published by independent think-tank, Fraser Institute, has ranked the Sultanate of Oman as the world's 18th most economically free country and second in the A

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Emirates has signed a $112 million Islamic financing for one A340-500 aircraft with Dubai Islamic Bank as arranger with a share of $87 million and Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank as a $25 million participant i

November 30, 2003

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Canada’s Heritage Oil Corporation recorded net earnings of $1.4 million in the first nine months of 2003 compared with a loss of $0.5 million during the same period last year. Net earnings for the thi