UAE

May 17, 2000

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The Arab world has fallen behind in the race for knowledge in a world more and more dependent on technology, a leading Arab expert on management said

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The Omani port of Salalah posted losses of more than five million dollars in 1999, its first operational year, after taking into account start-up cost

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Olympic champion Susie O'Neill shattered the oldest record in swimming when she went under Mary T. Meagher's 200 meter butterfly world record in a new

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Israel and the Palestinians are hoping to forge a permanent agreement on the final status of the Palestinian territories at secret negotiations in Sto

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The High Egyptian-Lebanese Committee's summit, due on Wednesday, will primarily focus on political cooperation as the region readied itself for the Is

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Thirty-one year-old Mexican Luis Hernandez, who scored 13 goals during the Mexican season, has just signed with the Los Angeles Galaxy club in Major L

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Palestinians hurled eggs at Greek President Costis Stephanopoulos when he made a private visit to east Jerusalem Wednesday, witnesses were quoted by A

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Dubai's Emirates Airline said Tuesday that two cargo planes will be included among the 10 Airbus A3XX it plans to acquire if the European Airbus conso

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At least 11 of the nearly 1,300 Palestinian prisoners on hunger strike in Israeli jails have been taken ill, a Palestinian rights group said Wednesday

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Rick Tocchet had two goals and assisted with the game-winner early in the period as the Flyers rallied for a 4-3 victory over the New Jersey Devils in

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Scottie Pippen shot a monster 3-pointer with 7.3 seconds left as the Portland Trail Blazers blazed past the Utah Jazz with an 81-79 victory in Game 5

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An air traffic control tape-recorded just before the crash of EgyptAir Flight 990 was released in Washington Tuesday but shed little light on the trag

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UAE's Fatwa Committee urged police Tuesday to take action against illegal "Zar" parties in which demons and spirits are invoked, reported the Gulf New

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America's Pete Sampras, arriving for his first appearance in four years at the Hamburg Open, defeated compatriot Chris Woodruff in two hard-fought set

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Kuwaiti women lit candles and old lamps to mark the first anniversary Tuesday of a decree by the emir that granted them full political rights, which w