UAE

April 11, 2000

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Saudi Arabia has enacted a new investment law to attract foreign capital on Tuesday, reducing taxation and allowing 100 percent foreign ownership o

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More than 30 years after the American Children's Television Workshop began airing its widely popular children educational and entertainment program in

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Tunisia, the hosting country for 14th Mediterranean Games, has just finished major preparations for the upcoming event, scheduled to take place betwe

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Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Barak arrived in Washington Tuesday for talks with US President Bill Clinton, in a bid to blow life in the deadlocked pea

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A student was killed and four were wounded in an explosion on a Catholic university campus in Beirut Tuesday, radio reports said, while differing on

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The official February figures released by Lebanon's Central Bank show a surplus in the balance of payments amounting to $100.3 million and a stable yearly 16.8% growth of public debt.   Other figures

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According to the results of a survey carried out among Moroccan industrialists, the manufacturing activity diminished during the last six months of 1999 compared to the corresponding period of 1998. E

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Yesterday, in Nice, French and Algerian Customs representatives signed an agreement meant to fight smuggling more effectively.   The agreement concentrates on the development of strategies and tools t

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The mutual trade exchanges between Syria and Saudi Arabia is expected to hit $1 billion this year.  Projections includes the official as well as the unofficial (parallel) trade as well as being suppor

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Iraq's preparations for the agricultural summer season are in full swing.  The State Enterprise for Chemical Fertilizers - Southern Region (S.E.C.F.) has notified the presidential bureau that it has a

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The first Comdex exhibition focusing on B2B Internet solutions and networking was inaugurated yesterday in Jeddah, and will continue until April 13.   Admission is reserved for professional visitors o

April 9, 2000

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US President Bill Clinton will meet in Washington with Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Barak on Tuesday and Palestinian President Yasser Arafat on Apri

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More than 300 Kuwaiti and other Gulf Arabs formally launched Saturday the first Gulf organization opposed to ties with Israel, describing the Jewish s

April 8, 2000

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Thousands of Tunisians turned out Saturday to pay a final tribute to independence leader Habib Bourguiba, who died Thursday at the age of 97.   Lead

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Syria's foreign minister warned on Saturday that a unilateral Israeli withdrawal from south Lebanon would fail to bring about peace if the problem of