Oman

November 16, 2003

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Maqbool bin Ali Sultan, Oman's Commerce and Industry Minister has said the Ministry is inclined to issue the new law regarding commercial companies in

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Bahrain's Prime Minister Shaikh Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa chaired Sunday the weekly cabinet session.   Following the session, the Minister of Cabi

November 12, 2003

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Sayyid Fahd bin Mahmoud al Said, Deputy Prime Minister for the Omani Council of Ministers, received at his office Wednesday Khalid al Zaituni, Tunisia

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Officials at Dubai American Academy announced plans to begin construction on a Kindergarten and Early Years block that is scheduled for completion in September 2004.  A contract to construct a 400-met

November 11, 2003

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A well-known Iraqi actress filed a lawsuit against former Iraqi official Ali Al Kimawi (Chemical Ali), demanding a one million dollar in compensation for distributing a pornographic CD of them in very

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LogicaCMG has announced a multi-million-dollar contract to upgrade the Short Messaging Services (SMS) for Oman's mobile phone network.  Oman Telecommunications Company (Omantel), the sole mobile opera

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Engineering firm CB&I has been awarded a lump-sum turnkey contract valued at approximately $50 million for all tankage at the grassroots Sohar Refinery, located 250 kilometers northwest of Muscat, Oma

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With a contribution from the Syrian Arab Popular Committee (SAPC), the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA) has been able to hand out some 3.86 million Syrian pounds (

November 9, 2003

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The Oman Telecommunications Company has commissioned the Siemens Information and Communication mobile Group to expand the GSM network in Oman. Under the terms of the $40 million contract, Siemens will

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Dubai eGovernment and Zayed University have entered into a strategic partnership to enhance mutual cooperation in raising standards of research and benchmarking and to create content for e-learning pr

November 6, 2003

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Juma'ah bin Ali bin Juma'ah, Oman's Manpower Minister praised the private sector's role in training the national cadres in various fields. After he op

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Bahrain's King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa returned home on Wednesday after a visit to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, during which he met with the King Fah

November 5, 2003

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The Yemeni cabinet, led by Prime Minister Abdul-Qader Bajammal, approved on Tuesday the draft of sea border agreement between Yemen and Oman. The draf

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Prince Charles of Wales Wednesday arrived in Oman on a several day private visit to the Sultanate during which he will meet with Sultan Qaboos bin Sai

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Israel's Prime Minister Ariel Sharon will Sunday ask his cabinet ministers to approve the details of an emerging deal to prisoner swap deal with Hizbu