UAE

May 18, 2000

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The Egyptian Housing Minister, Dr. Muhammad Ibrahim Suleiman, disclosed that the state's total investments on populating Sinai hit EP 2.5 billion. EP 1.075 billion was spent on water projects, EP 393

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Saudi transportation authorities plan to impose new tolls on cars using the kingdom's highways. An anonymous source from the Transportation Ministry told al Riyadh daily that studies of this plan have

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The number of operating companies at the Sharjah (UAE) Saif Zone has hit 450 within a five-year period. Khaleej Times reported that a new foodstuff company, Nair International FZC, is the most recent

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Libyan President Moamer Kadhafi met the chief of staff of the Algerian army, General Mohamed Lamari, in Tripoli Wednesday, Libyan state television reported.  They discussed "ways of further strength

May 17, 2000

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Moves by Israel's parliament to cement Israel's hold over the disputed city of Jerusalem and to block the return of Palestinian refugees, could mean t

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Israeli warplanes carried out a series of raids on strongholds of the Hizbollah group in southern Lebanon after nightfall Wednesday, Lebanese police s

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Iran has voiced its readiness to help develop Sudan's railroad network, according to Iranian news agency (IRNA), which sourced director of Iran’s Rail

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An Iranian revolutionary court handed down a 15-year jail sentence Wednesday to the man alleged to have shot leading Iranian reformer Said Hajjarian,

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Researchers in Canada have developed a method of producing low fat chickens by putting them on a strict diet, according to a Foxnews report Wednesday.

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An Arab security committee specializing in the latest crimes has called on Arab countries to work on spreading the security awareness in order to comb

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Kuwait's parliament on Wednesday approved a law that would grant citizenship to 2,000 adults and their families each year, double the current ceiling

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The Arab League in Cairo denounced Wednesday the Israeli atrocities against Palestinians as 'war crimes' and called on the international community to

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High blood glucose levels after a meal appear to indicate an increased risk of pancreatic cancer, US researchers suggest in a report published by Reut

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Top seed Pete Sampras saw his clay court nightmares return to haunt him here on Wednesday when he bowed out to unseeded Frenchman Arnaud Di Pasquale i

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A lawyer representing the defense team for the Iranian Jews accused of spying for Israel said the penalty for espionage was a long prison term, not de