May 27, 2004
The International Finance Corporation, the private sector arm of the World Bank Group, has signed an agreement to provide up to US$ 50 million in the form of subordinated debt to Banque Internationale
Middle Eastern countries are showing growing interest in planting trees to improve water quality and boost food security, FAO said earlier this week.
May 24, 2004
Here is the full text of Tunis declaration issued at the end of the meetings of the 16th session of the Arab Summit, held on the 22-23 in Tunis: We,
U.S. Secretary of State Colin Powell on Monday apologized in writing for the US troops' abuse of Iraqi detainess at Baghdad Abu Ghraib Prison.
May 23, 2004
Syria's President Bashar al-Assad met Saturday morning his Lebanese Counterpart Emil Lahoud, according to the official SANA news agency. The two lead
Rural communities devastated by the collapse two years ago of part of the massive Zeyzoun dam in northwest Syria are rebuilding and improving their livelihoods with small loans and training through a
May 22, 2004
The Arab states summit was opened Saturday noon in the Tunisian capital, amid low expectations of tangible success regarding a number of issues, mainl
A three-year-old Palestinian girl was killed by a gunshot to the head in the Rafah refugee camp Saturday, Palestinian hospital officials said.
May 19, 2004
Egyptian Foreign Minister Ahmad Maher on Tuesday said the Arab Summit, scheduled to be convened next Saturday in Tunisia, will be "fruitful" and will
The Italian member of the European Parliament Luisa Morgantini slammed US sanctions imposed on Syria, pointing out that this position should be taken
May 17, 2004
Israeli forces early Monday started a major operation in the southern Gaza Strip. Elsewhere, Israeli troops killed Monday a Palestinian in the town of
Tunisian actress Hind Sabri has announced her return to the entertainment world, after taking a short break to work on her Master’s degree
May 16, 2004
Yemen's Prime Minister Abdul-Qader Ba-Jammal would head his country's delegation to the Arab summit set to be held in Tunisia in May 22-23, Foreign Mi
An official source at the Saudi Interior Ministry on Sunday categorically denied a report circulated by some news agency Saturday night about exchange
In a statement issued Saturday, the Tunisian ministry of sports congratulated the Republic of South Africa on being chosen by FIFA to host the 2010 wo