Saudi Arabia

March 4, 2004

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The BG Group has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Tunisian government for the development of the $250 million Barca Power Project in the city of Sfax. Construction of the power plant is s

March 3, 2004

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Saudi Prince Al-Waleed Bin Talal built 1,000 homes in the Kingdom in 2003 as part of his humanitarian project for the poor. Homes were built in the provinces of Asir, Jizan, Medina, Jouf, Baha and Hai

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Saudi Arabia's Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources Ali Al-Naimi held a meeting in Riyadh on March 1 with Norway's Minister of Petroleum and Energy Einar Steensnaes,  reported the Saudi embassy

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The US-led occupying Coalition Provisional Authority (CPA) has allocated $100,000 in immediate emergency funds to assist the victims of the March 2 terror attacks in the Iraqi city of Karbala.  Nearly

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The Director General of the Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry (DCCI) Abdul Rahman Ghanim Al-Mutaiwee received a delegation from the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, to di

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The Nissan Motor Company has reported that its global production, domestic sales and exports all rose in January compared with the same month a year ago.  "The Middle East, as part of Asia, is contrib

March 1, 2004

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The International Committee of the Red Cross is expected to deliver on Monday a message from former Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein to his elder daughter

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Saudi Arabia's King Fahd Bin Abdul-Aziz will spend several days at his residential camping complex in Rowdat-Al-Tanhat.  The complex is situated at th

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Israeli soldiers reopened the Erez crossing point in the Gaza Strip to Palestinians on Monday, after it was closed last week following the killing of

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Saudi Arabia's Zamil Group has taken the necessary steps to form the Sahara Petrochemical Company which is capitalized at 1.5 billion Saudi riyals ($400 million). The private placement of shares was g

February 29, 2004

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The 45th session of the Arab Parliamentary Council began Sunday in Damascus.   The Saudi Kingdom's delegation to the session is headed by Mansour Abdu

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Damascus has rejected Washington's so-called scheme for political and other reforms in the Middle East region, according to a Syrian minister.

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Saudi Prince Salman bin Abdulaziz, the Governor of Riyadh region, received Sunday the Head of Commission of the European Groups to Saudi ambassador Be

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In response to Western claims that Saudi charities fund terrorism, the Kingdom has set up a special agency that will oversee the nation's fund raising abroad. The commission will be managed by a group

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US President Bush expressed condolences on behalf of the American people to Morocco's King Mohamed VI and the people of Morocco following the earthquake in Al-Hoceima on February 12, 2004.  According