UAE

May 16, 2000

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A five-member Arab league committee charged with reviewing a mechanism of holding an Arab summit is due to meet on June 6, assistant secretary general

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Prosecutors charged a contractor with wrongful death and violation of building regulations in the collapse of an apartment building that killed 16 peo

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United Arab Emirates oil minister Obaid bin Saif al-Nasseri said Monday that the United States has again asked OPEC to increase oil production in OPEC

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The Indiana Pacers were routed 107-86 by the Philadelphia Pacers in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference semifinals at Conseco Fieldhouse Monday, edging c

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Palestinian international cooperation minister Nabil Shaath said Monday Israel was standing in the way to improving trade relations with Jordan and sa

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The authorities in Yemen temporarily disconnected the country's mobile phone network Monday for "security reasons" in the run-up to the celebrations m

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Tunisian journalist Taoufik Ben Brick, who arrived in France two weeks ago after protesting against alleged harassment in Tunisia, said on Monday he h

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Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika arrived in Canda Sunday for the start of a five-day official visit that officials say is likely to focus on ec

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Israel's government has delayed the final handover of Arab villages near Jerusalem after the Palestinian territories exploded Monday in the worst viol

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The Qatar Telecommunications Corporation (Q-Tel) has maintained its growth momentum through the first quarter of 2000. During this period, its net profits rose by 15 percent compared to the first qua

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The required investment in water and sewage projects for the upcoming four years is estimated at EP 16 billion. This EP 4 billion annual investment will cover 213 cities and regions throughout Egypt,

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Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika arrived in Sunday and was welcomed in Ottawa by Canada's Governor General Mrs. Adrienne Clarkson. During his five-day stay in Canada, Bouteflika will participa

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Until recently, in addition to political and economic factors, the poor state of local telephone networks has hampered Internet growth in Middle East countries. As of late, governments in the region h

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<b>Date:</b> May 16 - May 20, 2000 <b>Location:</b> Dubai World Trade Center, Dubai, UAE <b>Specifics:</b> Showcase of jewelry, gems, watches and silverware <b>Coordination by:</b> Dubai World