Yemen

September 12, 2004

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Egypt aims at increasing agricultural growth rate from 3.4 to 3.8 % per year, Minister of Agriculture and Land Reclamation Ahmed Al-Leithy has recently said.   Speaking at a meeting with experts of th

September 10, 2004

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Yemeni troops killed on Friday anti-U.S. cleric Hussein al-Houthi and scores of his followers, ending over two months of clashes that have left more t

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An Israeli soldier was moderately wounded early Friday after he was shot by a Palestinian sniper at the Jabalya refugee camp in the Gaza Strip.

September 9, 2004

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Yemen has approved the nomination of the new Iraqi ambassador to Yemen. A source in the yemeni Foreign Ministry said that the new ambassador is Talal

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The Saudi Ministry of Commerce and Industry has temporarily banned import of poultry from Malaysia after the country reported a fresh outbreak of bird flu, Al-Watan newspaper reported Wednesday.   The

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Marhaba Services, Dnata’s Premium 24-hour meet-and-greet operators at Dubai International Airport, has signed an agreement with Yemen Intercontinental Travel (YIT) to sell and promote Marhaba Services

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Gulf Air Thursday announced a US$10 million investment in new First and Business class skybeds, which will see the airline offering the most comfortable seating and sleeping environment in the skies.

September 8, 2004

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A passenger coming to Yemen from Dubai tried to smuggle 81 mobile phones in four boxes of sweets. According to SABA, when the employees had searched h

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Jordan's Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Industry and Trade Mohammad Al Halaiqa, who was assigned to follow up the investigation committee on cases of corruption in the kingdom's public service,

September 7, 2004

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Qatari Foreign Minister Hamad bin Jasim bin Jabr Al Thani arrived on Tuesday in Yemen as part of his brief official visit.  During the visit, the Qata

September 2, 2004

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Yemen's foreign minister Abu Bakr al-Qerbi said that the rebellious al-Houthi wanted to gain the sympathy of Arab nations when he has raised the flag

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Israel threatened to carry out a military attack against Syria, accusing Damascus of being directly involved in Tuesday's suicide bombing attack which

September 1, 2004

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Yemen's Foreign Minister Dr. Abu Bakr al-Qerbi arrived in Tripoli on Tuesday to take part in the Libyan celebrations of the 35th anniversary of the Li

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A senior official at the Saudi Ministry of Health has refused more than SR10 million (about $2.7 million) in bribery from a private health care company.

August 31, 2004

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Yemen exported on Monday to Egypt 1,703 tons of flour through Aden port, general director of Mualla Port in Aden Maher Mohammad al-Shoaibi told Saba news agency.  Al-Showaibi added that Aden Container