Syria

August 26, 2002

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Syrian President Bashar al-Assad was to arrive in Saudi Arabia for talks with Crown Prince Abdullah bin Abdul Aziz over the situation in the Palestini

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Iraqi Vice President, Taha Yassin Ramadan is due to visit Syria on Tuesday for a fresh round of economic talks between the two neighboring countries,

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Saudi Arabia's ambassador to Washington will deliver on Tuesday a message from Crown Prince Abdullah to United States President George W. Bush on the

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Syrian monodrama has received an invitation for the Mediterranean Sea Festival

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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