UAE

May 1, 2000

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The Moroccan government recently released its semi-annual budget to the parliament for the second half of the current year, Al-Hayat newspaper reported. The new budget, presented by the Prime Minister

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HSBC Middle East launched its 12th ATM in Qatar at the new commercial Loulou (Pearl) Center. Steve Natel, Personal Banking Services Manager, stated that Loulou Center was selected for its accessible l

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<b>Date:</b>May 1 - 5 2000 <b>Location:</b>Abu Dhabi International Exhibition Center, United Arab Emirates <b>Coordination by:</b>General Exhibition Corporation <a href="mailto: gec@emirates.net.

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<b>Date:</b>May 1 - 5 2000 <b>Location:</b>Abu Dhabi International Exhibition Center, United Arab Emirates <b>Coordination by:</b>General Exhibition Corporation <a href=”mailto: gec@emirates.net.

April 30, 2000

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 By Amjad Baker  Technical manager of Jordan's Orthodox basketball team, Rizk Masri, confirmed Sunday that his team would not compete in the event of

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BMW's efforts to shed its loss-making British subsidiary Rover took another twist Saturday when the German firm announced it would start talks with Ph

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France's Olivier Marceau became the first Frenchman ever to win the men's world triathlon championship in Perth Sunday overwhelming two Australians.  

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Israeli and Palestinian negotiators began a new round of peace talks on Sunday, hours later than planned because of Palestinian protests over Israeli

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Delegates from 123 countries have gathered to discuss peace in the Middle East and international cooperation, at an interparliamentary conference, whi

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The standoff between Tunisian journalist Twafiq Bin Brick and the country's authorities has hardened after the reporter's brother announced he would

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Thousands of Iranian workers held a May Day march Sunday in central Tehran, chanting slogans against a recently passed law enabling employers with few

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Lebanon's Sagesee basketball team recovered late in the second half from their poor start to beat Tadamoun 81/78, Saturday, and advance into the semi

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The trial of 13 Iranian Jews accused of spying for Israel gets under way Monday behind closed doors, with officials continuing to insist it will be fa

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The new coordinator of Iraq's UN oil-for-food program aid on Sunday he hoped to improve the system under which Iraq feeds its people with proceeds fro

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Leading liberal Kuwaiti intellectuals and politicians vowed Sunday to form a new pressure group immediately to combat the fast-growing wave of Islamic