Saudi Arabia

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

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Saudi Prince Al-Waleed Bin Talal held a series of meetings with CEO’s of US-based IT companies. Separate meetings were held with Chairman and CEO of Apple Computers, Steve Jobs, Chairman and CEO of Su

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Fitch Ratings has assigned Cyprus-based Kommunalkredit International Bank (KIB) ratings of Long-term A+, Short-term F1 and Support 1. The Long-term rating Outlook is Stable, stated a press release.   

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US Trade Representative Robert Zoellick signed Trade and Investment Framework Agreements with the governments of Yemen and Kuwait. The agreements are meant to advance the creation of a Middle East Fre

February 9, 2004

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Yemen President Ali Abdullah Saleh arrived in Cairo Monday on a three-day official visit to Egypt during which he will meet with Egyptian President Mo

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Saudi Hollandi Bank (SHB) will be sponsoring exhibitions by Saudi artists in Dammam and Jeddah, as part of an initiative designed to highlight Saudi creativity and promote Saudi art, stated a press re

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French Company Areva recently won two turnkey contracts with Algerian utility Sonelgaz valued at €32 million. The contracts are part of the country's on-going electrical network improvement program.

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Fueled by strong pent-up demand from a large yet under-penetrated addressable market, mobile services subscriptions and spending in Saudi Arabia is set to undergo tremendous growth in 2004, according

February 8, 2004

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Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika announced Saturday that his country's presidential election would take place on April 8 and pledged the poll w

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Consumption of anti-impotence drugs such as Viagra and Snafi reached approximately 140 million Saudi riyals ($37.3 million) in the six Gulf Cooperation Council states last year. Saudi Arabia’s male ma

February 5, 2004

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Saudi security forces are surrounding a mosque east of Riyadh where a "wanted militant" is believed to have taken refuge following a car chase, the <i

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Israel's Prime Minister Ariel Sharon was questioned by police Thursday in a bribery case that could lead to his resignation.

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US President George W Bush on Wednesday vowed to advance the cause of freedom and democracy everywhere, including the Middle East.