Syria

August 26, 2002

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Actress Dalal Abdel Aziz is currently mastering Alchemy..due to an upcoming movie shooting ‘Al-Bashkar’..

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Lebanon’s largest bank, BLOM Bank, posted first-half 2002 net profits of $40.72 million. This constitutes a 3.14 percent bottom line increase, compared to the bank’s performance during the correspondi

August 25, 2002

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Lebanese police have found three hand grenades in a bag next to a road leading to the US Embassy in Beirut, officials said Sunday.

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Damascus Radio on Saturday described the “Gaza Bethlehem First” Agreement as a “maneuver … to win time and mislead the world public opinion”.   The Sy

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Syria’s Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Farouk Sharaa' received in Damascus on Saturday a telephone call from his Lebanese counterpart, Mah

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Syrian Deputy Premier and Foreign Minister, Farouk al-Sharaa received in the capital of Damascus on Saturday, the Netherlands’ new Ambassador to Syria

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Syria’s government-controlled press has recently been championing an effort to point the finger at Zionist factions operating within the American administration, claiming that they are working to impo

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Syria’s government-controlled press has recently been championing an effort to point the finger at Zionist factions operating within the American administration, claiming that they are working to impo

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Swedish heavy-vehicle manufacturer Scania is on its way to recording its best-ever year in Syria, with 100 vehicles delivered so far in the first eight months of this year. All 100 Scania trucks sold

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Kahala Corporation, which owns and franchises five quick service restaurants, reported that a total of 10 new outlets opened during the second quarter of 2002. Of those, one Surf City Squeeze juice ba

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The Islamic Development Bank (IDB) intends to access the international capital and Islamic finance markets through a debut Sukuk issue. The IDB has mandated Citigroup to act as a lead manager and Citi

August 22, 2002

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Syrian foreign minister Farouk al-Sharaa met in the coastal governorate of Marsa Matrouh on Thursday with Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak.

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Iraqi President Saddam Hussein sent a congratulatory cable to Morocco’s King Mohammed VI on the occasion of his birthday, according to the Iraq News A

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Saudi Crown Prince Abdullah Bin Abdul Aziz, received at the Salam Palace in the port city of Jeddah on Wednesday Syrian Deputy Premier and Foreign Min

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Syrian Deputy Commander In-Chief of the Army and Armed Forces, Deputy Premier and Minister of Defense, First Lt.-Gen. Mustafa Tlas received in Damascu