UAE

May 8, 2000

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The judge in the trial of 13 Iranian Jews rejected a defense request Monday for the closed-door proceedings to be made open to the public, court spoke

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Switzerland's Martina Hingis who reclaimed the world No. 1 title seized the Betty Barclay Cup after shattering Spain's Aranxta Sanchez-Vicario in stra

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Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak and Syrian president Hafez Assad will meet in Cairo Monday for talks on the peace process.  Assad and Mubarak were e

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Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Barak and Palestinian President Yasser Arafat agreed during a two-hour summit late Sunday to renew peace talks Monday, Bar

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Thousands of southern Lebanon residents demonstrated Sunday outside the headquarters of the UN Interim Forces to ask for the international community's

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Syria is committed to cooperating with the UN forces tasked with helping restore peace and security in southern Lebanon when Israeli troops withdraw b

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A Syrian ship carrying 165 tons of nitric acid lost a part of its load Saturday before sinking off the Egyptian Mediterranean coast, the Egyptian pres

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The Kuwaiti Livestock Transport & Trading Company will distribute 15 percent of its profits to its shareholders for the year ending December 31, 1999. Faisal Abdullah Al-Khozam, the Company's Boa

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Various Arab states are currently in the habit of investing heavily in railroad infrastructure to improve current facilities and to link remote areas.   In Iraq, the Public Enterprise for Railroads c

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The Palestine Development and Investment Company (PADICO), the largest private Palestinian enterprise, convened its first general assembly in Palestine on Saturday. At the meeting, the company urged

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During the last few years, there has been an increase of foreign investment in Middle Eastern telecommunication industries. One reason is the growing demand for cellular phones in most Arab countries

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<b>Date:</b>May 8 - 12 2000 <b>Location:</b>Damascus International Fairground, Syria <b>Coordination by:</b>Allied Trading Enterprises <a href="mailto: nasco@net.sy"><u>nasco@net.sy</u><a/> <b>S

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<b>Date:</b>May 8 - 11 2000 <b>Location:</b>Qatar International Exhibition Center, Qatar <b>Coordination by:</b>World Trade Center - Qatar <a href="mailto: wtcdoha@qatar.net.qa"><u>wtcdoha@qatar.

May 7, 2000

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Victories by Juventus and Lazio, Sunday, made the Italian League title race a mystery, hiding the winner until the last match of the season. Alessandr

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A conservative Iranian election watchdog said Sunday there had been significant fraud at Tehran polling stations, casting doubt on the reform victory