Saudi Arabia

December 24, 2003

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Sheikh Salman Bin Hamad Al Khalifah, the Crown Prince and the General Commander of Defense Forces in Bahrain received  on Wednesday a delegation of Sa

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Iran's Minister of Defense and the Armed Forces Logistics rear admiral Ali Shamkhani said on Wednesday said that Iran would give strong response if Is

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Syria's Minister of Housing and Construction ,Mohammed Nihad Moushantat left the capital of Damascus heading an official delegation to attend the 20th

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Radisson Hotels and Resorts is refurbishing its three Saudi Arabia properties in Yanbu, Jeddah and Riyadh.   Rezidor Hospitality, parent group of Radisson Hotels and Resorts, which operates 12 hotels

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Telecom operators globally are undergoing a radical change in strategy in light of the industry developments and the increasing sophistication of customers, according to senior manager of wireless mar

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Al-Watania Poultry has extended its wholesale contract with Dallah Hospital in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia for one full year.  Boosting production volumes, diversifying product offerings, and creating strong

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Asia-Cell, the consortium lead by Kuwait's Wataniya Telecom, Asia-Cell Telecommunications and United Gulf Bank of Bahrain, have signed its license for mobile operations in Northern Iraq.

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More than 12 percent of Internet users in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) are using broadband access, with Kuwait leading the way with 29 percent broadband Internet penetration.  Other countries wi

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Power service provider Aggreko’s Dubai branch will supplyi a 3MW temporary power package, a 250 kW load bank and two compressors for Bulgaria’s Petreco, a division of Melrose Resources.

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The governments of the United States and Saudi Arabia have called on the United Nations (UN) to designate a non-governmental organization in Bosnia as a terrorist entity and add its representative to

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The AES Corporation has completed the sale of approximately 39 percent of its interest in AES Oasis Limited for $150 million to the Islamic Development Bank Infrastructure Fund, managed by Emerging Ma

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Saudi Basic Industries Corporation plans to build a new plant complex to be located at the Yanbu industrial site on the Red Sea coast of Saudi Arabia. The new cracker, which is expected to come on-str

December 23, 2003

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Saudi Prince Salman bin Abdulaziz, the Governor of Riyadh region, received in Riyadh Tuesday Chinese ambassador to the Kingdom Wu Tcho Nuhwa, SPA repo

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In Jordan, the parliament backed the new 22-member cabinet of Prime Minister Faisal al-Fayez with an overwhelming vote of confidence on Tuesday.  The

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The United Nations Security Council voted unanimously Monday to extend the U.N. peacekeeping mission along the Israeli-Syrian border.   The 15-nation