Syria

November 18, 2002

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The European Commission has approved support for the National Financing Plans of Lebanon and Syria for 2002. A €12 million ($12.1 million) project is foreseen for Lebanon to support the implementation

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The Saudi Petrochemical Company is applying for $650 million in bank loans in order to finance its debts and modernize facilities. The company is preparing to mandate banks for the loan which will be

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Acer Computer recorded a 19 percent increase in PC shipments in the Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) region for the third quarter of 2002 compared to the same period last year.

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Water treatment and desalination operator, Metito, has presented a plan to use treated wastewater as an interim solution to provide additional water resources for the Syrian capital of Damascus.

November 17, 2002

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Syrian President Dr. Bashar Al-Assad arrived in the capital city of Riyadh Sunday on a visit to the Saudi Kingdom.   At the Riyadh airbase, the Syrian

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Saudi Arabia’s Health Minister Osamah bin Abdul-Majeed Shobokshi received in the capital of Riyadh Sunday Uzbekistan's ambassador to the Kingdom Ulou

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Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon has given an order to assassinate Islamic Jihad chief, Ramadan Abdullah Shalah, according to a report in London’s

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The official Tishrin and Al-Baath dailies on Saturday, in their first page editorials, dedicated their reports to the 33rd anniversary of the Correcti

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Syrian Minister of Economy and Foreign Trade Ghassan Rifae, arrived on Saturday in Amman, leading an economic delegation for a three-day visit to Jord

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Syrian Foreign Minister Farouk Al-Sharaa held phone conversations on Saturday with Bahraini Deputy Premier and Foreign Minister, Sheikh Mohammed Bin M

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Lebanon’s Prime Minister Rafiq Hariri paid a brief visit to Syria on Saturday for talks with President Bashar al-Assad, ahead of a planned meeting wit

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Kuwaiti police officials have arrested a top member of the al-Qaeda network, who was helping to plan a car bomb attack on a Yemeni hotel frequented by

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In an unsuspected surprise Norman Asa’ad and Ayman Zeidan gotten back together after making mends in complete secrecy

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STM Wireless, a worldwide supplier of VSAT networks for telephony and data applications has received an order for supply of a new Solante platform to CimeCom. The new system will serve the needs for d

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Sakhr Software demonstrated the latest of its technological developments in the field of Arabic Optical Character Recognition (OCR) and TTS technology, which transforms written text into speech on Int