Sudan

June 23, 2002

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Sudan recorded a trade deficit of $121 million in the first four months of 2002 compared with previous year’s $108 million deficit. Sudan’s exports reached $395 million from January to April compared

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The number of high net-worth individuals in the Middle East rose by 3.6 percent in 2001 reaching an estimated 290,000, according to the Merrill Lynch World Wealth Report. The combined value of these M

June 19, 2002

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Israeli troops arrested more than ten Palestinians, members in Fatah, Hamas and Islamic Jihad, Palestinian security sources said Wednesday. Houses wer

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Security authorities in Kuwait have detained 18 Iranians who entered the emirate illegally by sea, a newspaper reported Tuesday.   They were caught ea

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Canada’s SR Telecom has signed a contract with the Sudan Telecommunication Company (Sudatel) worth $14.23 million to extend the country’s telecom network into rural areas in central Sudan. Equipment d

June 18, 2002

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Sudanese President Omar Hassan Al-basheer left the port city of Jeddah on Monday following a two-day official visit to the Saudi Kingdom, according to

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Egypt's newly appointed aviation minister fired the head of state carrier EgyptAir Monday.   EgyptAir and its chairman of nearly twenty years, Mohamm

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The singing symbol in Sudan Mohammed Wardi reiterated his determination on continuing his battle against dictatorship which was behind his exile for 13 years.

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Abu Dhabi’s First Gulf Bank (FGB) has signed up with global software solutions provider, Temenos, to introduce an Information Technology (IT) system aimed at enhancing its product and service offering

June 17, 2002

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A suspected al-Qaeda leader who claims to have fired a missile at a U.S. warplane leaving a Saudi Arabian base was returned to Saudi Arabia for trial,

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American Bio Medica Corporation (ABMC) has signed agreements with three international distributors of drug testing products. DIMED FZCO has been granted exclusive distribution rights for ABMC's propri

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Swedish Scania has sold 200 trucks to Sudan's Raiba Trans. The first consignment of 25 vehicles will be shipped in July. The trucks will be used for transport duties in the expanding Sudanese oil indu

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CardioDynamics, Impedance Cardiography (ICG) technology manufacturer, has received an order for nine BioZ.com, noninvasive digital cardiac function monitoring systems. The systems will be placed in th

June 16, 2002

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Sudan’s President, Omar al-Basher starts an official two-day visit to Saudi Arabia on Sunday.   According to Sudanese diplomatic sources, cited by KU

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Besieged by U.S. and allied forces last December in the mountains of eastern Afghanistan, Osama bin Laden commanded his fighters to disperse across th