Oman

October 26, 2003

02:00 GMT

Senior Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) pensions and social security officials warned of the growing negative effects of early retirement programs on GCC economies at a recent workshop.  The Impact of E

October 23, 2003

03:00 GMT

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Thursday restated Ankara's willingness to dispatch troops to Iraq as he arrived on a two-day visit to T

03:00 GMT

Oman's macroeconomic performance remained strong in 2002, a trend that is expected to continue in the current year, reported the International Monetary Fund in its recent Article IV consultation with

October 22, 2003

03:00 GMT

The Omani Sultan Qaboos bin Said presided over the inauguration of the third session of the Council of Oman Tuesday. The Council of Oman comprises the

03:00 GMT

Syria's Prime Minister Mohammed Naji Otri received on Wednesday Sudanese Industry Minister, Jalal Youssef Ad-Daqeer and an accompanying delegation.  T

03:00 GMT

Captaris, a provider of business information delivery solutions, has announced two deals signed at GITEX 2003; one with Petroleum Development Oman (PDO) and the other with MTC Vodafone in Bahrain.   W

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Kodak introduced its latest digital products to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) market at GITEX Dubai 2003, the DCS Pro 14n Digital SLR Camera and the PictureMaker print station.  Kodak also showcased

October 19, 2003

03:00 GMT

64 road accidents took place in Oman during the period from October 11th to 17th, causing the death of 4 people and injuring 99 others. According to O

03:00 GMT

Iran has invited the British, French and German foreign ministers to Tehran to follow up on their initiative to settle a dispute over Tehran's nuclear

03:00 GMT

Chairman and Managing Director of International Financial Advisors (IFA) Kuwait, Jassim Al-Bahar has announced that IFA Hotels & Resorts, a subsidiary of IFA, has signed an agreement with the Zanz

03:00 GMT

The Saudi government has been footing the legal bills of nationals detained in the United States for alleged involvement in terrorist activities. The Kingdom has shelled out hundreds of thousands of d

October 16, 2003

03:00 GMT

Two battalions from the 23rd Infantry Brigade (Bde) executed a tactical exercise Wednesday in the context of a training plan designed to upgrade comba

03:00 GMT

The Lebanese government has approved the modified terms and conditions for the privatization of the telecom sector. International telecom firms are expected to submit offers for the tender of two mobi

October 6, 2003

03:00 GMT

<b>Date:</b> Oct 6- Oct 10, 2003 <b>Location:</b> Oman International Exhibition Center, Muscat, Oman <b>Specifics:</b> Muscat International Fair (MIF) has a long-standing reputation for being Sul

October 4, 2003

03:00 GMT

More than 262,000 Omani citizens are turning out at polling stations throughout the Sultanate on Saturday to cast ballots and decide who will represen