Syria

July 3, 2002

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Egyptian singer Ghada Ragab will open the Cairo Opera House Summer concerts at the Roman Theater in Alexandria Thursday, along with Abdel Halim Nweira Troupe for Arabic Music.

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The Seventh Art Group is currently negotiating with the renowned couple, Muna Zaki and Ahmed Helmi, to play a starring role together in a new romantic film.

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Rory Black has been promoted from his post as British Airways country manager Jordan and Syria to become the airline’s area manager for the Levant, covering operations in Jordan, Lebanon and Syria.  R

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The Gold and Jewelry Group has appointed a new managing committee for 2002-2004. The election took place at the Group’s fifth Annual General Meeting (AGM) at the Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry

July 2, 2002

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Syria’s Deputy Premier and Foreign Minister, Farouk Al-Sharaa and his Egyptian counterpart, Ahmad Maher held a phone conversation, SANA reported Monda

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Syrian director Asaad Eid has recently started shooting his new TV series “The Line of the End”, in old Damascus.

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The Egyptian Gipsy King troupe will perform a concert Tuesday evening at the Cairo Opera House open theater.

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The United Arab Emirates gross domestic product (GDP) is expected to increase by 3.5 percent this year, reaching $70 billion, the nation’s Minister of Planning stated. The country’s non-oil sectors' s

July 1, 2002

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Syrian President Bashar Assad on Monday rebuffed U.S. pressure to cut ties with Hizbullah and expel Palestinian groups regarded as “terrorists” by Was

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Egypt's President Hosni Mubarak said he is to dispatch two envoys to Israel and the Palestinian territories on a mission to ease tensions in the regio

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China has offered its deep condolences to Syria over the collapsed Zayaoun Dam and its victims and contributed an amount of 20 thousand dollars.   The

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Kuwait welcomed on Sunday the “positive assertions” made recently by United States President George W. Bush in his vision for a settlement to the Isra

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Ties between Germany and Syria took a downward turn, after Damascus prevented German diplomats from meeting with jailed Syrian-born German Mohammad Ha

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A car bomb exploded near the house of a high-ranking security official in the Yemen capital of Sanaa in the early hours of Sunday.   The explosion too

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Syrian Deputy Premier and Foreign Minister, Farouk al Shara received on Sunday the new Tunisian Ambassador to Syria, Mohammed Ali Qanzoui.   Al Shara