Yemen

June 22, 2004

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Yemeni forces Tuesday laid siege to hundreds of supporters of a local preacher after overnight fighting left two soldiers dead and five injured near t

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An apartment building collapsed Tuesday in Egypt's southern city of Aswan, killing at least five people and wounding 17, the Interior Ministry said.  

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Aden governor Yahya al-Showaibi welcomed on Monday Saudi investments in Aden city, especially in Aden Free Zone.  In his meeting with board chairman of Bin Laden Group for Investments Amr Bin Laden, h

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Domestic trade contributes 13% to Morocco’s GDP, said Monday, premier Driss Jettou, at the opening of the third national forum of domestic trade.   Jettou stressed that the sector which employs 250,00

June 17, 2004

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The recent decision by UN envoy for the Sahara, James Baker is “neither a good, nor a bad thing”, according to a top Moroccan diplomat.  Mohamed Benno

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The Yemeni government has signed a contract with local and other Arab firms for designing the Ghail Ba-Wazeer dam, projected to be the biggest dam in Yemen.

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Locally-based companies need to be quick to react to new revenue streams from the property boom in the UAE, according to a leading interiors firm.

June 14, 2004

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Yemen's President Ali Abdullah Saleh returned home  on Sunday after his participation in the G-8 summit that  was held in Sea Island, Georgia.  During

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Occupation authorities must file charges against Saddam Hussein or let him go when power is transferred to the Iraqi government June 30, a spokeswoman

June 12, 2004

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Four people were killed and six others were injured in A'ns district, Dhamar province, when a man opened fire on worshipers inside the mosque while th

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Lebanese singer Alissa denied recent allegations by Lebanese singer Haifa Wahbi accusing Alissa of being jealous of her

June 10, 2004

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Yemen's Minister of Health Dr. Mohammad Al-Nomi met on Wednesday the Iranian Ambassador to Sana'a Hussein Kmaliat.  The meeting discussed the possibility of recruiting Iranian experts in health securi

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Two middle size LPG tankers will be purchased by Sonatrach in partnership with Japanese traders and built by Universal Shipbuilding Corporation, the Algerian oil company announced Wednesday, according

June 9, 2004

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Yemen's President Ali Abdullah Saleh met on Tuesday Director of International Monetary Fund (IMF) Jorge Marquez-Ruartea. The meeting focused on cooper