Saudi Arabia

March 25, 2004

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Emirates Group's consumer/leisure brand MMI achieved record financial results in 2003, with turnover rising by 16 percent and profit before tax rising 37 percent, compared to 2002.  MMI, a subsidiary

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Saudi Aramco's exploration teams have discovered a new gas reservoir in the Eastern Province's Shaybah Field. the new Shaybah-700 well flowed gas at a rate of 20 million cubic feet and 650 barrels of

March 24, 2004

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Former South African President Nelson Mandela left the Saudi capital of Riyadh Wednesday, according to SPA news agency.   At the King Khaled Internati

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Saudi Prince Al-Waleed Bin Talal Bin AbdulAziz Al-Saud, chairman of Kingdom Holding Company, received in his office in Riyadh the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Mali to Saudi Arabia a

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The Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry welcomed a Polish commercial delegation Tuesday accompanied by the President of Poland, Alexander Kwasniewski.  The delegation was headed by the Minister of

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The payphones market is stagnating in some Arab markets but is still growing in others. The GSM boom was disastrous for the payphone market in Jordan, for example, but was a major boon for the payphon

March 22, 2004

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Security Advisor and Director General of Guidance at the Saudi Ministry of Interior Dr. Saud bin Saleh Al-Mesaibeh denied a report published Monday by

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The banning of the latest music video for the single “Bukra” (Tomorrow) by prominent Lebanese singer Najwa Karam has lead the singer to fall into a state of utter depression and anger, especially sin

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The Saudi Iron and Steel Company (Hadeed) will stop exports by the middle of 2004 in an attempt to focus on domestic demand and prevent the emergence of a black market there.

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Oman Air and Gulf Air on Sunday signed at Al Bustan Palace Hotel an agreement to use the shared code in some of their flights.

March 21, 2004

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Saudi Foreign Minister, Saud al-Faisal, arrived in Sana'a on Sunday in a one-day official visit.  During his visit, al-Faisal would deliver a letter f

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President of the Jordanian Red Crescent Society, Mohamad Mutliq Al Hadid said that invitations have been extended to 50 states to attend a meeting in

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The Saudi Arabian Amiantit Company has opened a new plant for the production of glass reinforced epoxy pipes. The plant will cater to the continuous demand for corrosion resistant piping systems by th

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Dubai's Al-Yousuf Group has announced the shipment of the second batch of the Sea Spirit 36 boats to the Government of Yemen. The Group was contracted to provide Yemen with 100 boats.  The 'Sea Spirit

March 20, 2004

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President Aleksander Kwasniewski of Poland arrived on Saturday in Riyadh as part of an official visit to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. He was received