Saudi Arabia

January 27, 2004

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The United States and Bahrain are beginning negotiations toward a free trade agreement, which will lower tariff barriers and expand bilateral trade between the two nations. The FTA is scheduled to be

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<b>Date:</b> Jan 25 - 27, 2004 <b>Location:</b> Dubai World Trade Centre <b>Specifics:</b> More than 200 exhibitors from around the world are expected to take part in the exhibition and will put

January 26, 2004

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Morocco's King Mohammad VI, who arrived in the Saudi Red Sea port city of Jeddah Sunday evening performed in Mecca on Monday Umrah [Minor Hajj], accor

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George Bush has lost half his support in the Arab American community. While in the elections of 2000, he won 45.5% of Arab American votes (Gore won on

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King Mohammad VI of Morocco who arrived in Jeddah on late Sunday performed on Monday Umrah (the Minor Hajj). According to SPA, he was welcomed at the

January 25, 2004

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An official Saudi source on Sunday denied news published by the Kuwaiti daily Al-Siyassah on January 24 that there is a new Saudi initiative to solve

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An official source at the Saudi Hajj Ministry said Sunday an agreement was recently reached between the Hajj Ministry and Ibrahim Al-Esheikir Al-Jaffa

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Egyptian television had started a new series of corrective action in a move to change their policy on what is appropriate and inappropriate for its viewers by banning and deleting scenes from music vi

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The music industry is to witness the new duet, written by Hisham Abdul Rahim and composed by Mohammad Siraj, by Egyptian singer Hakim and American singer James Brown that blends Western and Eastern st

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The Jumeirah Beach Residence has reported that that Abu Dhabi National Hotels (ADNH) has signed an agreement with Estithmaar to acquire a 450-bedroom beach front hotel within the Jumeirah Beach Reside

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The Government of Qatar has awarded US engineering company Bechtel a contract to develop the New Doha International Airport (NDIA), which will cost 9.125 billion Qatari riyals ($2.5 billion) for phase

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The governments of Saudi Arabia and the United States have asked the United Nations Sanctions Committee to designate four branch offices of the Al-Haramain Islamic Foundation as financial supporters o

January 22, 2004

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A Palestinian on Thursday was shot dead and two others wounded as Israeli occupying forces, stationed to the east of the northern Gaza Strip refugee c

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Canada-based Syscan International has secured its first technology deal in Saudi Arabia. An initial shipment, valued at approximately $100,000 was received last week as part of a one million dollar IT

January 21, 2004

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The Bush administration advises Arab and other Islamic governments to educate their children in schools that teach more than Islamic doctrine, Secreta