Oman

June 2, 2003

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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

May 27, 2003

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Heritage Oil Corporation reported total revenues of $1.1 million in the first quarter of 2003 compared with one million dollars during the same period last year. In Oman, the testing of the Tibat-1 we

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The OPEC Fund for International Development has approved an emergency assistance grant of $500,000 to help purchase relief supplies for victims of the earthquake that struck northern Algeria last week

May 25, 2003

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Oman’s Sultan Qaboos and Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak condemned "terrorism in all its forms" in the course of talks at the Red Sea resort of Sharm

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The Israeli cabinet on Sunday approved the U.S.-backed road map for Middle East peace, that envisions a Palestinian state by 2005, but put forth a num

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Moody's Investors Service has assigned a Baa3 long-term domestic currency debt rating to BankMuscat’s senior fixed rate bonds due in 2013. The Baa3 global domestic currency rating is placed at the sam

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The Amman Stock Exchange (ASE) witnessed a calm week with a daily average of 4.86 million Jordanian Dinars. The overall market dropped slightly as the ASE Index decreased by 0.83 percent, mainly due t

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BankMuscat has announced the launch of a 10-year corporate bond. The bonds will be listed on the Muscat Securities Market. The issuance carries a coupon of seven percent that is payable semi-annually