Yemen

June 5, 2003

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U.S. occupation forces in Iraq are holding Ayad Futayyih Khalifa al-Rawi who commanded a militia force of volunteer fighters, a military statement sai

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A Yemeni national, arrested following the September 11 attacks for suspected links to the Al Qaeda network in Canada was to arrive in Sanaa on Wednesd

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The World Bank approved a $24 million credit to assist the government of Yemen in improving water-management in the Sana’a Basin. The project's first phase is a 15-year program seeking to extend the u

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NetSol Technologies, Inc., a US developer of proprietary software applications has been contracted by one of the world's largest financial institutions to provide its regional information technology (

June 4, 2003

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Saudi border guards have killed an arms dealer caught in possession of about 100 automatic rifles in the southern province of Najran bordering the Rep

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International express transportation company FedEx Express has announced the appointment of Imad El Sawi as the second station manager of Kuwait operations. In his position, Sawi will be responsible f

June 3, 2003

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Yemen President Ali Abdullah Saleh received on Monday FBI Director Robert Mueller in Aden.  During the meeting, Mueller handed Saleh a letter from Uni

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US-based helium supplier BOC has signed a long-term supply agreement under which it will purchase 50 percent of the output from a new helium purification and liquefaction facility to be constructed in

June 2, 2003

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Calvalley Petroleum Inc., a Calgary-based oil and gas exploration and development company, reported that two new exploration wells will be drilled in Yemen by the end of 3Q with the company's joint ve

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The World Bank will send a senior Bank official to Iraq next week to accompany the newly appointed UN Special Representative in Iraq, Sergio Vieira de Mello, to assess reconstruction and development n

May 29, 2003

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Authorities in the Saudi Kingdom have recently handed over four Yemeni nationals suspected of being members of Osama bin Laden's al-Qaeda terror netwo

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Saudi Arabia has fired 44 "incompetent" Friday preachers, 160 imams (prayer leaders) and 149 muezzin (prayer callers) in the past six months, a newspa

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MRO Software Middle East, a provider of e-Business solutions for strategic asset management (SAM), is currently implementing an ambitious new strategy to take its MAXIMO solution to new markets and ex

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Canada’s Centurion Energy has reported earnings for Q103 at $4.17 million, compared to $500,000 for Q102. Contributing factors were the continued high levels of production from the Al-Manzah field in

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<b>Date:</b> May 27 - 29 2003 <b>Location:</b> Phoenicia Hotel, Beirut, Lebanon <b>Specifics:</b> The conference will be attended by Telecom Ministers, ICT professionals and service providers. It