Syria

April 30, 2002

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Syrian actress Yara Sabri will return to the series al Fusool al Arbaa (Four Seasons) after three years in its new part to complete the role as Nadia who becomes more mature.

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The Bank of Alexandria’s board of directors approved a decision to increase the paid in capital of the Misr Iran Development Bank from $113 million to $155 million. The state-owned Bank of Alexandria

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Algeria's truck manufacturing company, Veicoli industriali Renault (SNVI), has recently entered into a production agreement with ZF Friedrichshafen, a German automotive supplier group, providing for t

April 29, 2002

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Large numbers of Israeli tanks and infantry moved into Hebron on Monday morning, witnesses said. The incursion came from the north, south and west, an

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Syrian actor Bassam Kousa will debut in theatrical direction through his play A’shaa al Wadaa’ (The Farewell Supper) based on a script by Arthur Schnitzler.

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Some ten local and international companies are predicted to submit offers for managing Bahrain’s public transportation system. Eligible companies have until April 30 to submit their bids.

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Hertz Syria has reduced its car rental rates throughout the country as part of an ongoing campaign to boost customer service and increase value for money, a press release reported.  In addition to ove

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The Qatar Shipping Company (Q-Ship) recently signed a joint venture contract with Korea’s STX Shipbuilding Company to build a new ammonia/LPG/VCM vessel. Target date for delivery is set for May 2004.

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Syria’s Internet subscribers are projected to reach 180,000 by 2006, while Internet access service is to fetch $30 million in revenues in 2006, up from $3.25 million in 2001. Despite recent growth, Sy

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Syria’s Internet subscribers are projected to reach 180,000 by 2006, while Internet access service is to fetch $30 million in revenues in 2006, up from $3.25 million in 2001. Despite recent growth, Sy

April 28, 2002

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UAE President Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan ordered Saturday the reconstruction of housing demolished by the Israeli military invasion in the Jeni

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The illiteracy rate in the UAE has dropped to seven percent among people in the 15-45 year age group, compared to 72 per cent in 1972 and the UAE Mini

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Syrian singer George Wassouf will perform a concert Sunday in Baghdad, as part of Iraq’s celebrations of the Iraqi president Saddam Hussein’s birthday.

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The Syrian National Symphony Orchestra performed a concert conducted by Egyptian maestro Ahmed al Saedi, last week at the Umayyad Conference Palace in Damascus.

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Syrian director Najdat Anzur resumed shooting his two series Akher al Fursan (Last Knight) and al Masloub (Robbed) after few months halt.