Oman

July 30, 2003

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"The Jewish Anti-Defamation League" (ADL) has called on the United States to add Hizbullah’s Al-Manar TV station to its list of global "terrorist" gro

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Coca-Cola Middle East has launched a new citrus-flavored soft drink in to the Omani market. The decision to launch the Quwat Jabal beverage in Oman before any other market in the region stems from the

July 17, 2003

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Russian Foreign Minister Igor Ivanov arrived in Cairo late Wednesday on the last leg of a Middle East tour and was expected to hold talks on the situa

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Gulf Air’s worldwide contact center (WWCC) is scheduled to open in September 2003, and working towards this goal, the airline has signed a memorandum of understanding to initiate the next phase of the

July 16, 2003

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Gulf Air and Saudi Arabian Airlines started their joint operations with the inaugural flight out of Dammam to the Nepalese capital, Kathmandu. The code sharing agreement follows a Memorandum of Unders

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The inaugural flight marking the commencement of Gulf Air’s operations to Kochi with Air India took off from Bahrain on Monday, 14 July, 2003. “This marks the beginning of a new collaboration,” said J

July 14, 2003

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A series of road shows was held to introduce the latest features of Sabre’s Travel Network to travel trade representatives from across the region. The reservations system introduced by Gulf Air simpli

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A four-member delegation of the International Monetary Fund (IMF)’s ROSC (Report on Standards and Codes) will be in Israel on July 6-17, 2003, to conduct an appraisal of Israel's fiscal transparency.

July 13, 2003

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Gulf Air has just implemented self-service e-check in kiosks, the latest in the range of electronic products and services designed to enhance and facilitate the travel experience of its customers.  Th

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Intel unveiled a new pilot scheme with Virgin Megastore to create a wireless zone for shoppers throughout the store, under the theme ‘Beirut, Hotspot of a Mobile World’.   Intel is promoting Intel Cen

July 9, 2003

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The Radisson Hotel, Muscat, is expecting a boom in business guests after a relaxation of visa entry rules into Oman. The Sultanate has announced a one-year multiple entry visit visa, for business peop

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Managing Director of Tabreed, Dany Safi has been elected to the Board of Directors of the International District Energy Association (IDEA), the first Arab to be recognized in such a manner in the asso

July 8, 2003

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The Golden Tulip Khasab Hotel and Resort, operated by Flamingo Hotel Management Company, which is due to open in the fourth quarter of 2003, is now in its final stage of construction.

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Burlington Resources has eported the startup of oil production from the Menzel Lejmat north field in Algeria, along with initial commissioning of the field's oil processing and storage facilities.

July 6, 2003

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Oman Air CEO Abdul Rahman Al-Busaidy completed a week long trip to the United States with delivery ceremonies for the airline's latest addition to its Boeing fleet, a new 737-800.   Busaidy began his