Syria

July 1, 2002

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Abu Dhabi TV is gearing up for producing a new series entitled <I>Ammi Safwan</I> (uncle Safwan) scripted by Jamal Salem from the UAE to be directed by Mustafa Rashid.

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Jordan witnessed the dawn of a new era with the launch of the third phase of its ICT Strategy, REACH. Organized by the Information Technology Association of Jordan (int@j) and key ICT stakeholders in

June 27, 2002

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The International Finance Corporation (IFC), the private sector development arm of the World Bank, will provide support to Syria's private sector with a $13.2 million project finance loan to help buil

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Wealth management service provider Barclays Private Clients, has launched the second edition of its House Price Index (HPI) Tracker Bond into the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), giving investors the c

June 26, 2002

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Syria's First Lady, Asmaa' Al-Assad, received in Damascus on Tuesday a delegation representing children on the occasion of the World’s Children Day.  

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Damascus Radio on Tuesday condemned the continuation of the Israeli incursions into Palestinian cities and villages, “terrorizing the citizens” and “c

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Syria’s Foreign Minister, Farouk al Shara met in Khartoum on Tuesday with Saudi Foreign Minister, Saud al-Faisal.  The meeting was joined by Omani Min

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Syria’s Deputy Premier and foreign minister, Farouk Al-Sharaa stressed the need to reach a just and comprehensive settlement in the Middle East region

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Iranian Foreign Minister Kamal Kharrazi met in Khartoum with his Iraqi counterpart Naji Sabri, on the sidelines of the 29th meeting of the foreign min

June 25, 2002

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The Chairman of the Journalists Union, Dr. Saber Falhout discussed in Damascus on Monday with a Journalists delegation from Kuwait, means of strengthe

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Cyprus President Glafcos Clerides has said the United Nations-led peace talks are facing a deadlock and warned that unless practical solutions on the

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The design features of Israel’s latest battle tank, unveiled Monday, show that the Merkava Mk. 4 is specifically intended for full-scale conflict with

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Top Turkish officials have reassured Israel that two comprehensive military accords signed last week between Ankara and Damascus will not affect the s

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Since early Tuesday the Israeli army has been operating in Hebron, imposing a curfew on the city and raiding the Palestinian headquarters. Four Palest

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Egypt's People's Assembly passed the budget for the upcoming fiscal year 2002/2003, carrying a deficit of up to EP30 billion ($6.43 billion). This constitutes 7.2 percent of the nation’s GDP. The defi