March 4, 2004
The government of Ajman and Microsoft have signed an enterprise agreement to provide the technology platform for eight government departments in the Emirate. The agreement will provide a common tech
March 3, 2004
Damascus Radio stressed Tuesday the failure of American Under-Secretary of State Mark Grossman’s visit to a number of countries in the Middle East sin
A head-on collision between two minibuses in northwestern Syria has killed 16 people, including a two-year-old child, a police officer said Wednesday.
Jordan's New Generation Telecommunications Company will build a nationwide radio dispatch and cellular telecommunications network with $49.4 million in financing from the US Export-Import Bank.
March 2, 2004
Italy’s Minister for Foreign Trade on Tuesday said there was a possibility to sign the Syrian accord of Association with the European Union soon. In
The National Bank of Abu Dhabi reported a 23 percent increase in net profits for 2003, with earnings reaching 151 million Emirati dirhams ($41 million). The bank has proposed to distribute a cash divi
March 1, 2004
The UN Resident Representative in Syria, Ali Zaatari, stressed the need of fruitful cooperation between the UN and Syrian pressmen and the pressmen wo
Yemen's Information Minister Hussein al-Awadi and his Omani counterpart Hamad al-Rashdi signed on Sunday the official discussions minutes on the medi
February 29, 2004
Damascus has rejected Washington's so-called scheme for political and other reforms in the Middle East region, according to a Syrian minister.
Saudi Prince Salman bin Abdulaziz, the Governor of Riyadh region, received Sunday the Head of Commission of the European Groups to Saudi ambassador Be
February 28, 2004
Iraqi leaders trying to meet a U.S.-set deadline for finishing an interim constitution on Saturday faced disagreement on major issues, with several Sh
Syrian singer Asalah Nasri announced that she has created a new organization in Paris, which calls on women to dress more conservatively and lead a respectable way of life, stressing her anger towards
February 27, 2004
Iranian Minister of Defense and Armed Forces Logistics Rear Admiral Ali Shamkhani said in Damascus Friday that Iran and Syria would boost their bilate
Two Israelis, a male and female, were killed Friday night after shots were fired at their car near the West Bank settlement of Meitar.
February 26, 2004
A Syrian legislator responded Thursday to U.S. criticism of its human rights record by saying the annual State Department report represented a "blatan