Syria

June 3, 2002

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The Islamic resistance movement Hamas rejected a Palestinian Authority offer to join a revamped Cabinet under Chairman Yasser Arafat, hampering Palest

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Bab Al-Umra, the specialized unit for Electronic Umra Services of Al-Alamiah for Internet and Communication, recently participated in the Travel and Tourism Exhibition in Syria, in response to substan

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Egypt's Orascom Telecom sold its 52.5 percents stake in Loteny Telecel of Cote D'Ivoire, part of OT’s sub-Saharan subsidiary Telecel. An agreement was signed with Access Telecom Mauritius, who will be

June 2, 2002

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Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak received on Saturday a phone call from his Syrian counterpart, Bashar al Assad.  During their conversation, the two l

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Moroccan King Mohammed VI and Syrian President Bashar al-Assad appealed for Arab unity Saturday night, hours after the Moroccan leader arrived in Syri

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Chairman of the Saudi Shura council Sheikh Dr. Saleh bin Abdullah bin Hemayed and an accompanying delegation are scheduled to arrive in Kuwait on Frid

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Damascus Radio on Saturday asserted Syria's commitment to peace based on the implementation of the United Nations Security Council resolutions and the

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A two-day international conference for solidarity with the Palestinians began Saturday in Larnaca, according to the Cyprus News Agency.  The conferenc

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Deputy foreign minister Abdullah Mohamed as-Saydi received in Sanaa on Saturday Qatar's ambassador to Yemen Sheikh Jassem bin Mohamed al Thani.  The t

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The Syrian General Cinema Corporation has approved to produce the film scripted and will be directed by Abdel Latif Abdel Hamid, entitled Listeners Choice.

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Egypt’s Orascom Construction Industries (OCI) announced consolidated revenue of EP575.6 million ($125.13 million) with a gross profit of EP162.5 million for the first quarter of 2002, ending March 31.

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Industrial auctioneers Ritchie Bros. announced the completion of a large auction at the company's auction facility in Dubai, resulting in gross auction sales of over $24 million. The three-day auction

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A Syrian court has ordered a freeze on the local assets of Egypt’s Orascom Telecom (OT) holding company. The verdict was issued in a dispute over a $49 million payment due to Syriatel, one of the two

June 1, 2002

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Syria has delivered long-range Katyusha rockets to Hizbullah, Israeli state television reported Friday evening.

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Syria assumes the Security Council’s rotating presidency Saturday for the first time since 1970. The presidency of the U.N. Security Council rotates a