Saudi Arabia

March 30, 2004

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A religious scholar in Kuwait issued a fatwa demanding the banning of the film “The Passion of the Christ”, by Mel Gibson from being screened in the Islamic world

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Zamil Steel's Structural Steel Business Unit (SSBU) has become the first steel fabricating company in Saudi Arabia to be awarded both OHSAS 18001 and ISO 14001 certifications, assuring fabrication qua

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The US presidential envoy to Iraq and administrator of the occupying Coalition Provisional Authority (CPA) Paul Bremer congratulated the Iraqi Minister of Health Khudair Abbas for becoming the first M

March 29, 2004

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Two Palestinian civilians were wounded on Monday, when Israeli forces opened intensive fire at them in al-Fawwar Refugee Camp of Hebron, witnesses and

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Saudi Cultural attaché in Sanaa Abdulrahman Al-Huseinan said a number of Saudi universities will organize cultural  weeks in cooperation with their Ye

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Cooline, the international brand of Saudi Arabia's Zamil Air Conditioners has signed a joint venture with Morocco's Frigmar company.   According to General Manager for Cooline, Shaker Al-Moussa, the c

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The Bahrain Monetary Agency has lifted a key restriction on foreign insurance brokers and loss adjusters operating in Bahrain, allowing companies to set up shop without local partners. Earlier regulat

March 28, 2004

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Prince Saud Al-Faisal, the Saudi Foreign Minister, left Tunis on Sunday after participating in the meetings of the Arab Foreign Ministers. According t

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The first group of inspectors of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) arrived in Tehran Saturday to resume their inspection of Iran's nuclear

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Interactive Saudi Arabia (ISA), the latest company approved under the Saudi Economic Offset Program, received its certificate of registration on Sunday, March 21, 2004.   ISA is a web-based applicatio

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International House Dubai will be the fourth International House World Organisation (IHWO) center in the Gulf, after three centers in Saudi Arabia, and will open on April 4, 2004. Headquartered in Dub

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The Saudi Arabian General Investment Authority (SAGIA) has issued 2,220 licenses valued at $15.28 billion to foreign operators since its creation four years ago. From the total, some 1,526 licenses we

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The UK's Chris Garrod Partnership (CGP) has signed up Orsini Middle East, a company specializing in sourcing and customizing Hotel Operating Equipment, as its representative in the region  Last year,

March 27, 2004

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A leading Saudi newspaper on Saturday predicted failure at the upcoming Arab summit in Tunis, one day after the Saudis announced Crown Prince Abdullah

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A meeting between Israel's Prime Minister Ariel Sharon and President George W. Bush has been set for next month as part of an intense period of person