Palestine

September 17, 2003

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Bahrain Monetary Agency records show that 29 Bahrain-incorporated commercial, investment and offshore banks, both conventional and Islamic, posted profits of approximately $377 million for the first-h

September 16, 2003

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The United States vetoed on Tuesday a Palestinian-backed draft resolution demanding that the United Nations ensure the safety of Yasser Arafat because

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Six men claiming to be Americans and two who say they are British are in U.S. custody on suspicion of involvement in attacks on occupation forces in I

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Israeli special forces in the West Bank village of Dura, south of Hebron, shot dead a top Hebron-area Islamic Jihad leader Tuesday, after he attempted

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Yasser Arafat's national security advisor Jibril Rajoub said Tuesday that the Palestinian leadership is ready to declare an immediate, general cease-f

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The entertainment will very soon witness a break-up between Lebanese singer Diana Haddad and her husband, UAE director Suhail Al Abdoul

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Germany’s Kempinski Hotels & Resorts has signed the management contract for a leisure resort in Jordan, owned by the United Saudi Jordanian Hotels & Tourism Company, which is due to open towards the e

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The Central Bank of Jordan has ordered banks nationwide not to do business with six top Hamas leaders and five charities raising money for the Palestinians. The appeal urges financial institutions to

September 15, 2003

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The chief U.N. envoy to the Middle East said Monday that the Israeli-Palestinian peace process has broken down and added he fears even worse bloodlett

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The Israeli government has not adopted a formal decision to kill Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat, Foreign Minister Silvan Shalom said Monday, in an a

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The European Union made a "big mistake" by blacklisting Hamas as an outlawed "terrorist organization", but the move won't affect the movements' resist

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Egyptian actor Hani Ramzi has expressed extreme anger towards all cinema houses in Egypt for removing the screening of his summer hit movie “Awiz Ha'ei" (I Want My Share)

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Kuwait Finance House (KFH) realized total return of 61.2 million Kuwait dinars ($205 million) for the first half of 2003. Returns on shareholder's equity amounted KD 25.9 million, which represents a t

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Executive Chairman of Dubai Ports, Customs and Free Zone Corporation Sultan Bin Sulayem recently inaugurated offices of Danube in Jebel Ali Free Zone Authority (JAFZA).  While addressing a press confe

September 14, 2003

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Syria's Foreign Minister Farouk al-Shara received Sunday a phone call from Yasser Arafat.