Saudi Arabia

February 15, 2004

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Prince Salman bin Abdulaziz, the Governor of Riyadh region, received on Sunday, Austrian ambassador to the Kingdom, Dr. Harald Wiesner on the occasion

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Cities in much of Lebanon, Syria, Jordan, the Palestinian territories and Israel were covered with blankets of snow Saturday and Sunday from a polar f

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The Saudi Alujain Corporation has appointed a financial advisor to evaluate the feasibility study for a new petrochemical project, reported Al-Watan. The name of the advisor was not released.  The fea

February 12, 2004

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Saudi security have detained a fugitive named Majed Al-Rashoudi in Breedah in central region of Al-Qaseem, the daily ‏Al-Riyadh said in a report publi

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Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak returned home on Thursday from Turkey where he held talk with his Turkish counterpart Ahmet ‏Necdet Sezer. According

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A much-disrupted British Airways (BA) flight from London to Washington D.C. has been canceled again over security concerns, the airline said Thursday.

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Founder of Microsoft Corporation Bill Gates hosted Saudi Prince Al-Waleed Bin Talal at his Bellevue, Washington home over dinner to discuss IT, investment opportunities and humanitarian efforts.    P

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Leading tourism companies in Lebanon have recently announced a strategic campaign to promote Lebanon as the regional hub for healthcare related tourism in the Middle East.  This initiative, endorsed b

February 11, 2004

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Saudi Crown Prince Abdullah bin Abdul Aziz met with Prince Charles, who is currently visiting the oil-rich kingdom.   According to the official SPA ne

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An Israel Air Force Skyhawk warplane crashed south of the West Bank city of Hebron while on a "training flight" Wednesday, and the pilot safely ejecte

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Saudi Prince Al-Waleed Bin Talal has pledged one million dollars annually for the next five years to the Carter Center, a humanitarian organization founded by former US-President Jimmy Carter.

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Iraq’s Al-Mat Bridge, a key transportation link between Baghdad and Jordan has been partially opened for traffic. US-Bechtel company recently completed repairing the south span of the overpass.

February 10, 2004

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An official Saudi source at the Ministry of Defense and Aviation has denied a recent Israeli media report claiming Saudi Arabia had foiled an air suic

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Clima Tech Airconditioners, one of the strategic business units of Zamil Air Conditioners based in Austria, and its subsidiary business Kessler Clima Tech in Germany, have successfully implemented a Q

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Cinnabon & Seattle’s Best Coffee is the latest addition to Lamcy Plaza’s food court. As the franchise holder for Seattle’s Best Coffee, Cinnabon at Lamcy Plaza will be serving the brand’s signatu