March 30, 2003
According to a recent Standard & Poor's report, the Turkish banking sector has a very high-risk profile, which is the product of the country's fragile economic and financial environment.
March 13, 2003
Talisman Energy Inc. completed the sale of its indirectly held interest in the Greater Nile Oil Project in Sudan to ONGC Videsh Limited (OVL), a subsidiary of India's national oil company. Government
The Board of Directors of AMAN, the recently constituted public joint stock company that deals with Islamic insurance, has announced the appointment of Hussain Mohamed Al-Meeza as its managing directo
March 10, 2003
Ahlam has attacked Thikra accusing her of lacking the talent to sing, demanding she put an end to the disgrace she is causing to the Khaliji (Gulf) song at once
Canada's Talisman Energy has completed a long-awaited deal to sell its indirectly held interest in Sudan’s Greater Nile Oil Project to India’s ONGC Videsh for $1.2 billion. Lengthy purchasing negotiat
February 16, 2003
Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, UAE Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, received a letter from Dr. Mustapha Osman Ismail, Sudanese Foreign Minis
Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak received Sunday a telephone call from Qatar's Emir Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani. According to MENA news agency
Sudanese President Omar Hassan Ahmed Al-Basheer left the Red Sea port city of Jeddah on Sunday after performing Hajj rituals and visiting the Prophet'
French President Jacques Chirac repeated Sunday France's stance that U.N. inspectors should be given more time and resources to ensure the peaceful di
February 12, 2003
Ethiopian Prime Minister Meles Zenawi warned that Eritrea could try to sabotage oil deliveries by truck from Sudan to his country, in an interview pub
Greek Foreign Minister George Papandreou, whose country currently holds the rotating EU presidency, is expected to travel to the Egyptian capital city
February 5, 2003
Jordan’s Prime Minister Ali Abu al-Ragheb is expected to leave for Khartoum Wednesday, leading a high-level delegation for a two-day official visit, d
Century Mall, the new shopping complex coming up in Dubai's Mamzar area, has leased out more than 85 percent of the retail space, ahead of the opening in the second quarter of 2003.
February 2, 2003
Military action against Iraq would start with US-led bombing raids on President Saddam Hussein's palaces and other symbols of his regime, a British Su
Talisman Energy has reported substantial progress in obtaining the necessary approvals from the Government of Sudan and other consortium members for the sale of its indirectly held interest in the Gre