April 3, 2000
Cairo's worsening air pollution is on the verge of causing the collapse of roughly 50 bridges scattered throughout the city, according to a new study.
March 30, 2000
The high smoking rates among locals have forced Arab Gulf governments to intensify their anti-smoking activities. Yesterday, a special vehicle carryi
March 29, 2000
The marriage between German Lufthansa and the Jeddah-based International Travel Services Co. has ended after 15 years. Currently, the airline represe
March 27, 2000
Riyadh will host later this month the first Arab e-book exhibition as part of celebrations to mark its selection as 2000 Arab cultural capital. This
March 23, 2000
Tarif public hospital offers now new services since its acquisition of a modern mobile ultrasound waves system. The new system, produced by Japanese
March 22, 2000
Golf is now beginning to generate serious interest among the local Arab population...
Experts have recently discussed in Lebanon ways to stop drug smugglers from using postal systems for distributing the illegal goods. Representatives
March 21, 2000
Ras Al-Khaimah Emirate police department has recently arrested 3 water distribution vehicles for violating standard health conditions. A senior poli
March 19, 2000
A European diver performing at the Discovery 2000 fairground nearly killed himself during his bridge-diving performance after he passing out in the wa
March 15, 2000
Saudi Arabia had succeeded to divert its trade deficit with the United States into a surplus last year. The main reason for this shift is the rising
March 12, 2000
Hajj pilgrims must deal with oven-like 95 degree and sunny temperatures today in Mecca. Riyadh is a much more moderate 75 degrees, while the nightti
On the occasion of the selection of Riyadh as the Arab cultural capital of UNESCO for 2000, a new Internet site was launched. The new Arabic site
An intellectual property conference geared to judicial professionals will be opened soon by the Egyptian minister of justice, Mr. Farouq Seif al Nasr.
March 9, 2000
There are currently 285 hospitals, both general and specialized, with a total capacity of 41,916 beds in Saudi Arabia. These figures are soon due to
March 5, 2000
Only two rounds remain until the conclusion of the African football qualifications for the Olympic Games in Sydney, and much is still to be decided.