March 17, 2002
Egypt’s Al Ahram Beverages (ABC) recorded net profits of EP92.2 million ($20 million) in 2001, compared to EP112.9 million the previous year, an 18 percent decline. The drop was attributed by the comp
March 16, 2002
Saudi Arabia is to deliver Saturday afternoon an uncompromising message to the US vice-president Dick Cheney that it opposes attacking Iraq and will n
In an exclusive interview aired Friday night on Israel’s Channel One television which was also broadcast in Egypt, Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak wa
Syria will participate in Amman’s 9th Theatrical Days Festival which will be held on March 27 with two plays: Kahrab and A’shaa al Wadaa’ (Farewell Dinner).
Syrian actor and director Hatem Ali began shooting new episodes for the series al Fusool al Araba’h (Four Seasons) with the same stars of the first part.
Syrian director Yousef Rizeq is currently shooting his new series Wardah Li Kharif al Omr (Rose For Old Age) based on a script by the famous writer Khairi al Thahabi.
March 14, 2002
Syrian Deputy Premier and Foreign Minister, Farouk al-Shara met Wednesday with Austrian President, Thomas Klestil. In the course of the meeting, the
Tribal violence resulted in 11 people dead and more than 30 injured during gunfights in two Yemeni provinces in a time span of 24 hours, tribal source
Deputy Chief of General Staff Major-General Moshe "Boogie" Ya'alon is to be the next head of the Israeli army.
The Free Patriotic Movement will go ahead with its demonstration against the Syrian military presence and its influence over Lebanese affairs.
The Cultural Academy in Abu Dhabi is currently preparing for launching a cinematic cultural project by founding The Emirates Cinematic.
Lebanese director and designer Walid Awni, the head of Modern Dancing Festival in Cairo, is gearing up for the dancing show Kalilah Wa Dimnah.
March 13, 2002
The director of Syria's largest bank was arrested after losing five million dollars in public funds in a bad transaction, legal sources said.
US Vice-President Dick Cheney left Amman Wednesday for the Egyptian resort of Sharm el-Sheikh to meet with Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak for talks,
An Italian free-lance journalist was killed by Israeli tank fire in Ramallah Wednesday morning, Palestinian hospital officials and witnesses said. He