UAE

May 15, 2000

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Saudi Basic Industries Corporation (SABIC est. 1976) announced new agreements with two Thai firms to supply them with 600,000 tonnes of urea per year. The Saudi industrial giant, which is 70% st

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<b>Date:</b>May 15 - 19 2000 <b>Location:</b>Kuwait International Fairs Ground, Hall No 5, Kuwait <b>Coordination by:</b>Kuwait International Fair Co. kufair@ncc.moc.kw www.kif.net <b>Specifics

May 14, 2000

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Syrian President Hafez al-Assad signed a decree Sunday allowing bail for people charged with economic crimes, setting aside a 30-year-old part of Syri

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Recai Kutan, the leader of Turkey's pro-Islamic Virtue Party, retained his post Sunday after defeating a pro-reform moderate Abdullah Gul in a party c

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Israel Sunday accused two members of the Islamic resistance movements of planning to kidnap Israeli soldiers for the purpose of forcing the Jewish sta

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Ford admitted that a conflict between its production policies and environmental concerns, Reuters reported on Thursday, saying that the company’s popu

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The US market has the capacity to take in up to $100 million worth of Iranian carpets annually, Iranian news agency (IRNA) said in a report Sunday, so

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Lebanon's Hizbollah group will pardon any member of Israel's proxy South Lebanon Army (SLA) who kills an "Israeli or an (SLA) officer," one of its top

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Spain's Conchita Martinez overcame South Africa's Amanda Coetzer (6-1, 6-2) Sunday to regain the German Open title she won in 1998 - just hours after

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America's undisputed light heavyweight champion Roy Jones Jnr put on a powerful display of punching power, dominating Jamaica's Richard Hall before st

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Sunni Islam's highest authority condemned on Sunday the acts of Muslim extremists holding 21 hostages on a Philippine island, saying Islam rejects all

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The world records keep tumbling for Ian Thorpe who on Saturday broke his own 400-meter freestyle world record and on Sunday broke his own 200 meter fr

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Saudi Arabia's first skyscraper was due to be officially opened in the capital, Riyadh, on Sunday, reported bbc.online the same day.  After decades of

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A morgue assistant who lured medical students to his workplace has been arrested for the murder, rape and mutilation of at least 16 young women in Yem

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Josep Lluis Nunez who has been president of the Barcelona football club for the last 22 years has decided to resign, the club's Internet site revealed