Saudi Arabia

January 21, 2004

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Saudi Arabia’s Zamil Industrial Investment Company (ZIIC) has announced an 11 percent increase in net profits after Zakat contributions in its financial results for the fourth quarter ending December

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Kuwait’s MTC-Vodafone has selected Harris Corporation as the prime contractor for its new multi-million dollar Integrated Network Management System Project. The project is expected to be completed in

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Saudi Arabia’s conservative society may not be ready to accept the ‘Powerful Businesswoman’ into the circles of mainstream commerce just yet. Female entrepreneurs paid the price for emerging unveiled

January 20, 2004

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Saudi and Yemeni businessmen will hold a meeting next March to discuss issues pertaining to the basic system of  the proposed Saudi-Yemeni company for

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Prominent Egyptian singer Angham has recently completed recording the remix of one of the classical songs by the late Saudi singer Talal Madah "Tusadik Wila Ahliflak"

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Lebanese singer Alissa has just completed shooting the music video for her song "Kul Youm Fi Umri" (Everyday in My Life), which is part of her upcoming release scheduled to hit stores in the very near

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National Bank of Kuwait reported a net profit of $412 million for 2003, a 14 percent increase over the year prior and a new record for the bank. The bank’s return on equity rose to 27.7 percent and re

January 19, 2004

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Prince Salman bin Abdulaziz, the Governor of Riyadh region, received Moday the Palestinian Minister of Labor, Dr. Ghassan Al Khateeb. During the meeti

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Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon told parliament's foreign affairs and defense committee Monday that "Jordan is leading the Arab world in its strug

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Saudi and Egyptian foreign ministers met in the Egyptian capital of Cairo with Arab Leage Secretary Amr Moussa to discuss a new Arab initiative for pe

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France’s Lesaffre Company has announced plans to open a yeast production plant in Algiers, Algeria. The firm is expected to invest €20 million into the facility, which is forecasted to create hundreds

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Saudi Prince Abdullah Bin Abdul Aziz has inaugurated Saudi Aramco's Haradh Natural Gas and Oil Development Project, the third giant energy scheme built in the kingdom in the past six years.

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Saudi Arabia’s Al-Watania Poultry has earned the Safe Quality Food (SQF) 2000 Certification after meeting the control measures of a system called Hazards Analysis Critical Control Point (HACCP).   Ori

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Injazat Technology Fund, a venture capital firm in the Middle East North Africa Region region, has invested in Jordan’s Specialized Technical Services. STS is a provider of enterprise level hardware,

January 18, 2004

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Saudi ambassador to Iran, Dr. Nasir Bin Ahmad Al-Braek met in Tehran Sunday with Mohammad Ali Abtuhi, the Assistant Iranian President for legal and pa