Syria

July 4, 2002

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The Syrian director A’la Eddin al Sha’ar will begin after few days shooting a new series entitled <I>Had al Hawiya</I> Brinkmanship which belongs to the contemporary historical genre.

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The cast of the Syrian TV series <I>Omar al Khayyam</I> which is currently being filmed, held recently a press conference in Damascus.

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The London-based mobile phone operator Orange will acquire France Telecom’s 71.25 percent share in Egyptian wireless firm, Egyptian Company for Mobile Services ECMS (MobiNil Telecom). Orange will pay

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The Industrial Development Bank of Egypt (IDBE) has posted a net income increase 10.8 percent in the first nine months of FY2002. The bank’s financial results show net income amounted to EP20.5 millio

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Mace Group, the Qatar-based Technology, Media & Telecommunications (TMT) Group has launched the region's first international customer contact center in Doha with 150 seats. It plans to launch a simila

July 3, 2002

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Syrian President Bashar al-Assad stressed the right to "resist occupation" in a message addressed to US President George W. Bush on the occasion of US

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The Israeli security cabinet decided on Wednesday to end daylight curfews gradually in seven Palestinian cities reoccupied by the Israeli army. Meanwh

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Syrian Deputy Prime Minister for Services Affaires, Mohammed Nagi Itri on Tuesday received the Swiss Government Representative for Development and Coo

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Syria’s President Bashar al-Assad stressed on Tuesday the importance of dialogue with the United States on regional matters.   This confirmation came

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China on Tuesday renewed support for Yasser Arafat and said that the Palestinian leader is an integral member of the peace process and of any peace se

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Egyptian foreign minister Ahmad Maher is to visit Britain and Syria on Wednesday, it was announced in Cairo Tuesday.   A press statement issued at th

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United Nations special envoy Alvaro de Soto said in Nicosia Tuesday that Cypriot negotiations had reached a deadlock.   The statement came at the end

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Egyptian singer Mohammed Munir will perform his first summer concerts Thursday night at the Egyptian Opera House along with his private music troupe.

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Egyptian singer Ghada Ragab will open the Cairo Opera House Summer concerts at the Roman Theater in Alexandria Thursday, along with Abdel Halim Nweira Troupe for Arabic Music.

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The Seventh Art Group is currently negotiating with the renowned couple, Muna Zaki and Ahmed Helmi, to play a starring role together in a new romantic film.