UAE

April 30, 2000

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Russia seeking to help restart Syria-Israel talks  Russia is hoping to be able to persuade Syria to resume peace talks with Israel, with its new Mid

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Jerusalem's highest Islamic religious leader Mufti Ekrema Sabri has come out in support of the establishment of a supreme Muslim council for the estim

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Libya's foreign minister summoned European Union ambassadors on Saturday to protest their absence from a ceremony marking the 85th anniversary of a ba

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 Britian's Lennox Lewis devastated America's Michael Grant for a second round knockout Saturday at Madison Square Garden maintaining the heavyweigh

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Egyptian Foreign Minister Amr Mussa said Saturday that a meeting on Arab-Israeli peace with his counterparts from Saudi Arabia and Syria should take

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African leaders began gathering in Algiers on Saturday ahead of a summit called to "evaluate" the peace process in the volatile Democratic Republic of

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  Gulf Arab states called on Iran Saturday to resolve its territorial dispute with the United Arab Emirates through dialogue, saying they were keen t

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With the observance of Labor Day only one day away, A-Safir Daily published Lebanese child labor statistics.  The number of employed children in the age group between 10-18 stands at 43,415, constitut

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Setting a benchmark in the Arab World, Emirates Airline is now offering Emirates-On-Line, a new e-commerce service that allows UAE residents to book airline tickets via the company's website (www.emir

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The Saudi Authorities warned all local commercial banks of a possible influx of forged US dollars into the Kingdom. A counterfeit US$100 note, printed in 1996, were recently detected in the neighborin

April 29, 2000

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An Iranian soccer player in Tehran has been suspended for six months and fined a sum of $1,200 for celebrating his goal by taking his shirt off and p

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France, Spain and Czech Republic dominated the Federation Cup Friday competing in Groups A, B, C in venues throughout the world while on Saturday Ita

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Palestinian President Yasser Arafat is expected in Saudi Arabia Tuesday for a two-day visit focusing on developments in the Middle East peace process.

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Egyptian Prime Minister Atef Ebeid said his government will meet every day "for the next two weeks" starting immediately to tackle a monetary crisis p

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The Gulf Co-operation Council (GCC) states are due to meet in Muscat Saturday for the second consultative meeting. GCC states will tackle various econ