May 16, 2004
Deputy Chairman of the Ports Company in Hodiedah, Moraed Abdullah Ojeli, said that Hodiedah port witnessed in 2003 an increase of 120 percent in marine movement. Ojeli said in an interview with Ath-T
Morocco will dig at least 8 oil wells this year, with other prospecting to come during the coming years, said head of the national office of hydrocarbons and mining (ONHYM), Amina Benkhadra. “Five on
May 11, 2004
The organizers of the 31st Conference of Islamic Foreign Ministers which will be held next June in Istanbul have unanimously approved Yemen as the hos
Iran Tuesday sent a sterm message to Israel against any military attack on its nuclear sites.
May 10, 2004
First Vice President of the World Bank For Middle East and North Africa, Christian Poortman, praised the level of development of Yemen's economy and s
Lebanese Premier Hariri's list swept all 24 seats of Beirut's municipal council but he failed to get a massive turnout at the polls to assert an unass
May 9, 2004
Business Travel International (BTI), the world’s leading corporate travel management company, is further expanding its Middle East and West Asia (MEWA) operations following the signing of its latest p
Qatar’s State Reserve Fund (SRF) was estimated to be valued at $13.5bn by the end of 2002, according to international ratings agency, Standard & Poor’s. This marks the first time the country’s reserve
May 5, 2004
Society of Victims of Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD) on Tuesday lodged complaint with Swiss embassy in Tehran against US administration for supplyi
Yemen received more than 145,000 tourists last year. In a statement to the Al-Wahada weekly, Yemen's Deputy Minister of Culture and Tourism Mohammed Qafla said that more than 145,000 tourists visited
May 3, 2004
A total of 19 foreign oil companies, out of 28 companies, applied to enter a tender-competition to invest in six oil blocks in Hadramout and Shabwa (69,70,71,72,73,74).
Dubai has more hotels under construction or planning today than ever before.
April 28, 2004
Two Yemeni pilots were killed when their aircraft went down on Tuesday, a Defence Ministry source was quoted as saying on Wednesday. The source told S
The management of Egypt's Misr International Bank (MIBank) decided to unburden the Central Bank of Egypt by procuring the foreign currency resources needed to pay the dividends owed to foreign shareho
April 26, 2004
Assistant Secretary General of the Al-Baath Arab Socialist party Abdullah al-Ahmar on Sunday discussed with the Secretary General of the Yemeni Nasser