Sudan

September 28, 2003

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A U.S. military convoy was hit by an explosion Sunday in the Iraqi town of Fallujah, 50 kilometres west of Baghdad, according to witnesses.  It was no

September 17, 2003

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The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) Fund for International Development has approved a grant of $700,000 to support the Special Program for Food Security (SPFS) of the Food and

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The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries Fund for International Development approved a grant of $930,000 to help finance a series of social projects designed to address urgent needs of co

August 27, 2003

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Sudan has begun participating in the International Monetary Fund's General Data Dissemination System (GDDS), marking a major step forward in the development of the country's statistical systems.

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The Arab Banking Corporation has selected HSBC as settlement bank for its Foreign Exchange Continuous Linked Settlement trades. HSBC is the settlement member for ABC and is expecting to process over 2

August 26, 2003

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A private sector lease agreement for $7.6 million was recently signed today between the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries Fund for International Development and the Sudan Telecommunica

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Lebanon’s Byblos Bank recorded a net income of 17.8 billion Lebanese pounds ($11.8 million) for the first quarter of 2003, earning the same amount as it did during the same period last year.

August 25, 2003

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An equity financing agreement for five million dollars was recently signed between Lebanon’s Byblos Bank and the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries Fund for International Development in

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The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries Fund for International Development has signed a $12 million loan agreement with the Republic of the Sudan to co-finance an initiative to rehabilit

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The overall value of the Gulf States security software market reached $44.31 million in 2002 with the secure content management, specifically anti virus software segment, overshadowing the rest of the

August 21, 2003

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In central Sudan, clashes on a campus left four student demonstrators and three riot police officials "slightly" injured Wednesday, according to polic

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United States Secretary of State Colin Powell will hold talks with UN Secretary General Kofi Annan in New York on Thursday, following the massive bomb

August 13, 2003

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An airplane, loaded with medicines, tents and blankets, was to fly Tuesday evening from Rabat to Khartoum to help Sudan cope, following floods, which

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Beirut remains in the dark as a drastic power outage continues for a third day straight on Wednesday, August 13. The lack of service continues despite a recent visit by Lebanese President Emile Lahoud

August 7, 2003

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Yemen's President Ali Abdullah Saleh held a telephone conversation Wednesday evening with Sudanese counterpart Omer Hassan Al-Bashir, according to SAB