Syria

May 15, 2002

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Syrian Foreign Minister Farouk al-Sharaa has assured officials in Lebanon that an international peace conference for the Middle East region would not

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Two Afghan refugee camps on the country's western border with the Islamic Republic of Iran have been closed, the French medical organization Doctors w

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A line-up of 176 exhibitors from 27 countries will assemble in Dubai next week for the three-day Hotel Show, the specialized hotel supplies showcase to the hospitality industry, organized by Streamlin

May 14, 2002

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The trial of two Syrian human rights activists, who have been detained for a period of eight months was adjourned Tuesday after defense lawyers demand

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Saudi cultural attaché to Jordan, Dr. Sultan al-Owaidah hailed the existing relations between Riyadh and Amman in the educational and cultural areas. 

May 13, 2002

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Syrian foreign minister Farouq al-Shara arrived in Beirut Monday, sent by Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, to inform Lebanese officials on the result

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Security forces killed four armed Islamic extremists in an ambush in the northeastern part of Algeria, newspapers reported Monday.  The militants of t

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The meetings that are expected to take place Monday at the beginning of Dubai's Crown Prince and UAE’s Minister of Defense, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashed

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The head of the PA Preventative Security service in the West Bank, Gibril Rajoub was hospitalized Sunday in a hospital Ramallah after suffering from a

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Syria’s President Bashar al-Assad received Sunday a letter from Afghan's interim government leader Hamed Karzai regarding the situation in his country

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Qatari and US forces have begun three days of joint war games, to which several top Arab military officers have been invited, a Qatari military source

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The al Sharq Company managed by the Syrian actor Ayman Zaydan has begun artwork by producing its first series Hanin (Nostalgia) in which Zaydan plays the starring role.

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Kuwait’s National Investment Company recently announced the creation of a new Kuwaiti-Syrian holding firm with a capital of $30 million. The joint company will invest in the banking, insurance, touris

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The UAE has attained self-sufficiency in date palm production and fish farming. The Emirates have also achieved an output capacity high enough to support 83 percent of its vegetable consumption, 80 pe

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Students of London Business School recently visited Dubai in order to gain a better perspective on the business environment in the Middle East, and to investigate career opportunities in Dubai.  The t