Yemen

May 14, 2003

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A bomb has wounded several people at a court in Yemen where a suspected al-Qaeda member was sentenced to death five days ago. The explosion ripped thr

May 10, 2003

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A Yemeni court on Saturday sentenced a man to death for killing an American missionary doctor and two of her colleagues last year.  Abed Abdel Razzak

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Three US soldiers were killed and a fourth injured when their Black Hawk helicopter crashed Friday during the rescue of an Iraqi child wounded in an e

May 4, 2003

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Douglas Heisler was recently sworn in as the US Agency for International Development Representative (USAID) to the Republic of Yemen at the USAID headquarters in Washington, by Administrator Andrew S

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The United States and Australia will jointly help rebuild agricultural production, the food delivery system and the agriculture ministry in Iraq, says JB Penn, US under secretary of agriculture for fa

May 3, 2003

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Saudi Arabia’s King Fahd restructured the cabinet Wednesday, making significant changes to governmental bodies in charge of economy and information. Dissolved ministries include public works and housi

May 1, 2003

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Yemeni Prime Minister Abdul Kader Bajammal Thursday presented his government's resignation to President Ali Abdullah Saleh, who ordered the formation

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Yemen's ruling party won parliamentary elections, election officials said Wednesday, but the opposition called the vote flawed and threatened to boyco

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Spacetel, one of the two mobile operators in Yemen, has chosen to proceed with Alcatel's, GSM-900 MHz solutions to expand its GSM based mobile network. This multi-million euro contract foresees the su

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Gulf Advanced Chemical Industries Company has confirmed its intent to enter into a contract with Aker Kvaerner to provide engineering, procurement and construction for a 75,000 ton per annum Butanedio

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French telecommunication giant Alcatel estimated that its sales in the Middle East amount to no more than four percent of the company’s total sales. “Whatever business we did in Iraq was a minute amou

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Canada-based TransGlobe Energy Corporation announced a successful development well at Tasour #9 on Block 32 in the Republic of Yemen, where the company holds a 13.81 percent working interest.

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US-based Global Power Equipment, manufacturer of equipment for gas turbine power plants, has reported some strengthening in bid activity, particularly in the Middle East and Northern Africa. The compa

April 28, 2003

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At least 14 people in Yemen have been wounded in election day violence on Sunday, as voters chose their third parliament since the county's unificatio

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Two British soldiers who were at war in Iraq and crossed into Syria were recently released from Syrian custody after a surprise visit to Damascus by B