UAE

May 4, 2000

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Defending champion, Argentina's Franco Squillari cruised into the third round of the $375,000 BMW Open in Munich Wednesday, defeating Martin Damm of t

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Amnesty International on Wednesday denounced the cost in human rights terms of Sudan's oil industry, cataloguing "massive" violations by the country's

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 In a ceremony in Boston, US on Wednesday, 50 journalists from five continents were named "world press freedom heroes" by the International Press I

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Taleban officials have denied published reports that suspected terrorist leader Osama bin Laden is dying from kidney failure, a London-based Islamic g

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Lawyers for two Libyans charged with murdering 270 people in the 1988 Lockerbie airliner bombing pointed the finger at ‘Palestinian terrorists’ as the

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Canon, a $25.7 billion company, and the world's leading imaging solutions provider, declared in a recent press release that not only is it aware of the pressing need for regulation in the Lebanese ma

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Danish paint producer, Dyrup, opened in Jeddah the regional offices and consultancy center for the Arabian Danish Paint Co.. Dyrup is a partner of ADP. Dyrup boasts three predominant brand-names: Dy

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The best marketing prize for 1999 was awarded to McDonald's fast-food chain in Qatar. The fast-food giant merited the honor for its success in the local market and for its innovative marketing and pr

May 3, 2000

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By Noura Wazani  The Palestinian refugees’ issue topped Wednesday the agenda of the open session of the 103rd Interparliamentary Union (IPU) Conferenc

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 The Jordanian government has decided against increases in the cost of essential items and public services which had been expected as part of the c

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 Turkish parliament speaker Yildirim Akbulut, who was runner-up in the parliamentary vote to elect the country's next president, pulled out of the

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By Noura Wazani  A Kuwaiti lawmaker blasted the Iraqi regime and said it caused the suffering of its people. Head of the Kuwaiti parliamentary delegat

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France's Anthony Dupuis ousted top-seeded Australian Andrew Ilie (3-6, 7-6, 7-6) in a controversy-filled first-round match in the US Men's Clay Court

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 Emirati President Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan al-Nahyan held talks Wednesday with his Palestinian counterpart Yasser Arafat on recent developments in

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The Kuwait Stock Exchange (KSE) rebounded strongly Wednesday to hit a record high for the year on the back of parliament's final approval of new legis