UAE

May 24, 2000

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Economic, commercial and technical cooperation was the topic of deliberation at the 7th session of the Saudi-Turkish Joint Committee that opened in Is

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The new agency overseeing the destruction of Iraqi weapons on Tuesday opened its first meeting with a keyboard of commissioners from 17 nations on how

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An Iranian court has passed a death sentence on an Iranian found guilty of hijacking a plane in November 1993, reported BBC Wednesday, quoting Iran Ne

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World Bank president James Wolfensohn said Tuesday the institution will try to assist in reconstruction and community-based development in Lebanon as

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King Mohammed VI will start Wednesday an official visit to Tunisia at the invitation of Tunisian president Zine Al-Abidine Ben Ali, ArabicNews.com rep

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Qatari Emir Hamad bin Khalifa al-Thani is due to visit Bahrain Wednesday in a bid to defuse a crisis between the two countries over a territorial disp

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Israel's 22-year occupation of southern Lebanon ended at 6:42 a.m. Wednesday (0342 GMT) with the closure of military border gate number 93 after dozen

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Egyptian Prime Minister Atef Ebeid said his government is committed to reduce the country's foreign debt, reported ArabicNews.com Tuesday. Ebeid was q

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Iranian hardliners, stung by the confirmed victory of reformist candidates, shut down a newly launched newspaper Tuesday, the 19th paper closed in a c

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Iran released Tuesday 460 Iraqi prisoners captured during the 1980-88 war between the neighboring states, Reuters reported, quoting Iranian state tele

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As Israel completes its withdrawal from south Lebanon, ending nearly 20 years of occupation, new business challenges and opportunities emerge. Much of these consequences will depend largely upon the p

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The AGCC countries are rapidly becoming a lucrative market for German auto giant Mercedes-Benz (MB).  Boasting a 20 per cent jump in sales in the first quarter of this 2000, compared to the equivalent

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Morocco and Canada may soon conclude a cooperation agreement in electronic post, a system of electronic distribution that the Canadian posts company has devised for telecommunications and transactions

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The National Bank of Kuwait is set to introduce its online shopping card system to Egypt and the United Arab Emirates. NBK's online shopping card system, which was introduced last year, enables users