Saudi Arabia

December 13, 2003

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Iraqi resistance fighters detonated a bomb alongside a U.S. military convoy west of Baghdad on Friday, killing one soldier and wounding two others.

December 12, 2003

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President Bush warned Israel anew on Friday not to take actions that would make it harder to create a Palestinian state.

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Iraq's Foreign Minister Hoshyar Zebari and his accompanying delegation arrived in Riyadh on Friday. At King Khalid International Airport, they were re

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Iranian President Mohammad Khatami gave assurances that lawyer and Nobel peace laureate Shirin Ebadi can work in security despite having received her

December 10, 2003

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The crash landing of a U.S. helicopter near the Iraqi city of Fallujah, west of Baghdad, was probably the result of ground fire by fighters operating

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The declared on-site order book for Dubai 2003 – the eighth international aerospace exhibition, which runs at the Airport Expo Dubai until Thursday, has topped $3.5 billion.  In a flurry of announceme

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Fitch Ratings UK has revised the Outlook on the Islamic Republic of Iran's Long-term foreign currency and local currency ratings of B+ to Positive from Stable. At the same time, the agency has affirme

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NetAdvantage organized an event at Royal Mirage, Dubai, marking its official launch in the Emirate. A fully owned subsidiary of Riyadh-based National Technology Group, NetAdvantage provides online adv

December 9, 2003

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Iran's Foreign Minister Kamal Kharrazi on Tuesday described the Caspian Sea as a source of peace, understanding and friendship for its littoral states

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Boeing has signed an agreement with Alsalam Aircraft Company, making the firm the first authorized service center for Boeing Business Jets (BBJ) in the Middle East region, stated a press release.  The

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Discussions between BAE Systems and GAMCO on forming a Hawk support joint venture, based in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) are at an advanced stage. The two companies expect to put a new company in pl

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The Export-Import Bank of the United States is providing a $69 million loan guarantee to support a sale by Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. of three G300 aircraft to Saudi Arabia’s National Air Services. Th

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Emirates National Oil Company has forged a joint venture aircraft refueling company with Saudi Arabia's Arabian Aircraft Services Company. United Gulf Aircraft Fuelling Company is 51 percent owned by

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Dubai-based Emirates Airlines has selected GE-P&W Engine Alliance’s GP7200 engine to power the carrier’s follow-on order for 23 Airbus A380 aircraft. The value of the order exceeds $1.5 billion.

December 8, 2003

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Two suspected extremists were killed and another arrested in violent clashes Monday with Saudi security forces. Officials said one man was killed.