Syria

March 21, 2002

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The Zayed Center for Coordination and Follow-Up (ZCCF) has released a study entitled “Water Resources in Syria.... Facts and Aspirations”.  The study

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The Food Control Section of the Dubai Municipality held recently a meeting with representatives of the European Union (EU) at the civic body headquart

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Syrian singer Assala Nasri reiterated that she had not been influenced by anybody except her father who taught her how to sing.

March 20, 2002

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Syria’s President Bashar al-Assad held a telephone conversation Tuesday with Libyan leader, Colonel Moa'amar Al-Gaddafi.  According to the Syrian Arab

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The State Advisor at the People’s Republic of China is scheduled to arrive in Muscat Friday at the head of an official trade delegation comprised of s

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Syrian President Bashar al-Assad arrived in Egypt on Wednesday to discuss a Saudi peace plan for the Middle East with President Hosni Mubarak ahead of

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A US strike against Iraq will "strengthen" terrorism, the Syrian government newspaper <I>Tishreen</I> wrote Tuesday, in a comment on US Vice President

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The United States and Britain will shortly hold military exercises with Yemen, which has joined the US-led war on terrorism, western diplomatic source

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The first achievement realized in the field of the film industry was the foundation of the General Cinema Organization which has been upgrading the level of Syrian films since the 1960s.

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Syrian director and actor Emad Abu Latif is currently staging his play al Qiyamah (Doomsday) based on a script by the writer Mamdouh al Odwan, in Kuwait.

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Mobile penetration and adoption in Jordan has been driven by the increasing quality standards of mobile technology and the reduction of prices due to competition, recently stated MobileCom CEO Jean-Ch

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Switzerland’s new inter-continental airline, SWISS, has announced it will operate a total of 31 weekly flights from the Middle East region. The company plans to roll out a new marketing and sales prog

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Some $100-150 billion worth of investments would be required over the course of the coming decade to develop gas projects in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) region, the United Arab Emirates’ (UAE)

March 19, 2002

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Over 7,000 Syrian University students marched in the capital Damascus Tuesday in support of the 18-month-old Palestinian Intifada and against perceive

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Arab leaders who meet in Beirut next week for the Arab Summit should support the Palestinian intifada or uprising against Israel and prevent any milit