UAE

May 7, 2000

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Merrill Lynch International, the global giant in financial management and consulting, opened an office in Amman last week, as part of efforts to capitalize on privatization plans in the Kingdom. With

May 6, 2000

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German Michael Schumacher took control of the qualifying session of the Spanish Grand Prix, Saturday, setting a time of a minute-20.97, followed by Ha

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 Hassan al-Turabi denied Saturday on Abu Dhabi television that Sudanese President Omar al-Beshir had the right to freeze his position as secretary

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Martina Hingis reclaimed the number one position from Lindsay Davenport after dismantling Anke Huber Saturday in the quarterfinals of the Betty Barcla

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By Noura Wazani The participation of the Kuwaiti Parliamentary delegation in the Inter-Parliamentary Union Conference, which ended Saturday in Amman,

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The Arab League reiterated calls for a freeze in normalization with Israel in an emergency meeting Saturday held after the Jewish state's latest "aggr

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Kuwait said Saturday it "would move at a great speed to endorse regulations relating to the law on allowing foreigners to own shares in Kuwaiti compan

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One person was killed and four members of the security forces were wounded in clashes Saturday in the troubled southern Yemeni town of Dhaleh, witness

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Turkey and Libya have decided to improve their troubled relationship in bilateral talks held in Tripoli earlier in the week, the Turkish foreign minis

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 United Arab Emirates' Defense Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashed al-Maktum has ordered urgent humanitarian aid sent to Ethiopia for drought victi

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America's Venus Williams didn't last long after coming back from her six-month injury layoff as she lost to South Africa's Amanda Coetzer (6-3, 6-4) F

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A majority of Israelis said in a poll published on Friday that Ehud Barak had not measured up to their expectations of him when they elected him prime

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  President Bill Clinton said Friday that the United States remained hopeful that Saudi exile Osama bin Laden could be tracked down, said Kuw

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Egyptian Foreign Minister Amr Moussa said that the meeting of the joint Libyan - Egyptian initiative for achieving reconciliation in Sudan will be hel

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  The US jobless rate plunged to a 30-year low of 3.9 percent in April, heralding a likely sharp hike in interest rates in order to curb inflation