September 30, 2003
Fitch Ratings has upgraded the Long-term foreign and local currency ratings of the Municipality of Metropolitan Istanbul to B from B-. The Outlook on the Long-term ratings remains Positive.
September 29, 2003
Outgoing Palestinian security chief, Mohammed Dahlan, said Palestinian fighters made a mistake in using arms against Israel and failed to understand t
Yasser Arafat's personal doctor will come Monday to the West Bank city of Ramallah to examine the Palestinian leader, who has been complaining in the
Former West Bank Fatah leader Marwan Barghouti presented his closing arguments in his trial at the Tel Aviv District Court Monday morning.
The United Arab Emirates leads the way country in the Gulf Cooperation Council in Internet penetration, with 36.7 percent of the population having access to the Internet in 2002, reported the Internat
The US Trade and Development Agency awarded a $350,000 grant to US-based Arctec to perform a feasibility study regarding environmentally sustainable wastewater practices in Egypt's Sadat City. the stu
September 28, 2003
Hamas and Al-Aqsa Martyrs Brigades on Sunday vowed to continue the armed uprising against Israel as thousands of people rallied to mark the intifada's
Iran on Sunday categorically denied having any role in attacks on American troops in Iraq.
Fatah approved a new Palestinian Cabinet on Saturday that included several longtime allies of Yasser Arafat.
Egyptian singer Amr Diab has announced that the circulating rumors about him encountering a heart attack are untrue and stressed that he is enjoying a perfectly healthy lifestyle
Fitch Ratings has upgraded Turkiye Garanti Bankasi's Individual rating to D from D/E. At the same time, the agency has affirmed its Long-term foreign and local currency ratings at B-, Support at 5 an
<b>Date:</b> Sept 28 - Oct 2, 2003 <b>Location:</b> Jeddah International Exhibition and Convention Center <b>Specifics:</b> Saudi HealthCare 2003 is Saudi Arabia's international exhibition and s
September 27, 2003
A Palestinian man was killed and two were injured as a result of an explosion in the city of Rafah, in the south of the Gaza Strip on Saturday morning
Lebanese singer Suzan Tamim is being held at a New Jersey police station in the US after faking a nervous breakdown and attempting to escape paying a fine of 760 thousand US dollars to the sponsor of
Moody's Investors Service has placed Saudi American Bank’s C+ financial strength rating on review for possible downgrade. This action does not affect the bank's Baa2/Prime-2 ratings for foreign curren