Oman

June 5, 2003

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The holiday season is set to heat up when Gulf Air’s biggest ever network-wide summer promotion is launched on June 8, 2003, according to a airline press release. The promotional packages, which will

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Over the past ten days, an IMF mission team has reviewed progress under Turkey's economic program, under a stand-by arrangement covering 2002-04. Of total Fund financing of $17.5 billion, about three

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Oman LNG and BP Gas Marketing have reached agreement to supply up to four million tons of Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) over a six-year period beginning in 2004 to BP to deepen BP’s gas marketing activi

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General Motors (GM) officially opened its $40 million parts distribution center at Jebel Ali Free Zone. The center will dramatically speed up the delivery of spare parts to GM retailers throughout the

June 4, 2003

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Japan’s JGC Corporation has won a lump-sum contract from Sohar Refinery Company, a state-owned petroleum company in Oman, to construct the company's Sohar Refinery Project, at a contract price of some

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Dubai Refreshments Company, the sole franchisee and distributor for PepsiCo in Dubai and the Northern Emirates, has opened a customer center to service all enquiries regarding sales, maintenance, prom

June 2, 2003

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GE Oil and Gas has signed a $94 million contract for the supply of equipment, two gas turbine-driven compression units and two gas turbines for power generation, to Oman LNG LLC, a liquefied natural g

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Gulf Air, the national airline of the Kingdom of Bahrain, the Sultanate of Oman and the United Arab Emirates (UAE), will commence daily operations to Sydney and Athens with effect from November 23 thi

June 1, 2003

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Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, UAE Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, received on Saturday a letter from Omani Interior Minister Saud bin Ibra

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UAE President Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan received in Abu Dhabi on Saturday former Iraqi foreign minister, Adnan Pachachi.   According to WAM ne

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After an appeal was made by Egyptian businessman Hussam Abu Al Fotooh, a Cairo court had decided to lessen the charge to a one-year term after finding him guilty of filming pornographic films of women

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Gulf Air’s summer schedule is to include flights to the Egyptian city of Alexandria, and twice-weekly flights to the African spice island of Zanzibar. For the holiday season, between June 18 and Septe

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Emirates National Oil Company Ltd (ENOC) LLC is aiming to source five percent of its annual supply needs from the small-to-medium business sector in line with its support for the Sheikh Mohammed Bin R

May 29, 2003

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Based on the release of IDC’s fourth quarter 2002 research figures, HP announced its continued leadership in worldwide PC Shipments. This encompasses home and business PC Clients, as well as desktop a

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Dubai Women’s College (DWC) announced today that more than 1,000 students have purchased IBM ThinkPad notebooks from Jumbo Electronics, as part of its on-going initiative to deploy a mobile computing