UAE

May 2, 2000

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As the playoffs continued Monday night, Philadelphia 76ers led a 105-99 victory over the Charlotte Hornets to win their first-round series 3-1. Philad

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Turkey's parliament has failed to choose a successor to President Suleyman Demirel in a second round of voting Monday.  However, the government's cand

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Egypt's state electricity body is to become a limited company, enabling the government to privatize it 49 percent, the government daily Al-Gomhuriya s

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As the government is pressing to break up Microsoft, many in the computer industry say a new generation of Internet devices could overtake the PC in j

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Saudi Arabia has banned cabinet ministers from holding positions in companies, the official Saudi Press Agency (SPA) reported Monday.  SPA quoted a st

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Six people were wounded, one seriously, in a mortar attack in northern Tehran on Monday evening claimed by the outlawed armed opposition, state televi

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The US State Department said Monday that the threat of terrorist acts against the United States remains but that the major sources of terrorism have s

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The lead suspect in the closed-door espionage trial of 13 Iranian Jews confessed on state television Monday, saying he had betrayed his homeland by sp

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The Palestinians insisted on Monday that their right to an independent state was not negotiable, as a new round of intensive peace talks aimed at forg

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Jewels will sparkle and gold will glitter at the Dubai World Trade Centre, which will host the 6th Annual International Jewelry Dubai 2000 Exhibition, between May 16-20.  Much of the buzz surrounding

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In response to the second regional conference on trade exchange in steel products held in the UAE, Syrian Teshreen Daily devoted a six-page article to review the current and future prospects of the Ar

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The Office Furniture Exhibition opens today in Bahrain. The event, organized by Bahrain Light Industries Co. (BLICO), will run until May 13th. Four leading Saudi firms and other representatives of Gul

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Palestinian President Yasser Arafat accused Israel of lacking commitment to the peace process and renewed a pledge to declare independence on September 13, at the start of a visit to Saudi Arabia on T

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<b>Date:</b>May 2 - 5 2000 <b>Location:</b>Dubai World Trade Center, United Arab Emirates <b>Coordination by:</b>Reed Exhibitions <a href="mailto: matt.thompson@reedexpo.co.uk><u>matt.thompson@re

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<b>Date:</b> May 2 - 5 2000 <b>Location:</b> Dubai World Trade Center, United Arab Emirates <b>Coordination by:</b> Reed Exhibitions <b>Specifics:</b> Inbound and outbound travel and touri