Syria

July 4, 2002

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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.

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Rory Black has been promoted from his post as British Airways country manager Jordan and Syria to become the airline’s area manager for the Levant, covering operations in Jordan, Lebanon and Syria.  R

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The Gold and Jewelry Group has appointed a new managing committee for 2002-2004. The election took place at the Group’s fifth Annual General Meeting (AGM) at the Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry

July 2, 2002

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Syria’s Deputy Premier and Foreign Minister, Farouk Al-Sharaa and his Egyptian counterpart, Ahmad Maher held a phone conversation, SANA reported Monda