Yemen

April 15, 2004

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The Citigroup Private Bank, with the help of a hedge funds specialist, met with investors across the Middle East to promote greater understanding of the benefits and risks of hedge funds, introduce ad

April 13, 2004

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Yemen's President Ali Abdullah Saleh left on Tuesday for Paris for a several-day state visit during which he will hold talks on bilateral cooperation

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Egypt and South Africa have launched talks on creating a free-trade zone, which would include Nigeria and Kenya, Alaa Shalaby, Advisor to the Egyptian

April 11, 2004

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The Arab Fund for Economic and Social Development (AFESD) has extended an $80 million loan to the government of Yemen to finance a rural road project. The loan will finance the construction and mainte

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The Iraqi trade ministry has issued new draft guidelines for the export of metal. The licensing process will start on Friday, April 30, 2004, after which exporters may apply to the Ministry for a lice

April 7, 2004

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Yemen's President Ali Abdullah Saleh returned early Wednesday to Sana'a after a "successful" visit to Russia, SABA reported.  During the visit Saleh h

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The Saudi economy and banks will be the biggest beneficiaries of the current surge in oil prices, continuing low interest rates and a booming local stock market, according to a new special report by <

April 6, 2004

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Twenty people were killed and tens of others injured Tuesday when a tank truck turned over in an open-air Qat market in Yarem, in Ibb province, locate

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A French television channel held well-known Egyptian actor Omar Sherif as guest alongside with the Italian actress Monica Bellutchi, star of the movie passion of the Christ, on one of its programs to

April 5, 2004

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The Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA) jointly with the International Center for Agricultural Research in the Dry Areas (ICARDA) released a study entitled “Enhancing Agricultural

April 4, 2004

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Yemenia Airlines company celebrated on Saturday the re-operation of its flilghts to Johannesburg, South Africa after two years. Arab and foreign ambas

April 3, 2004

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The Tunisian Journalist Association is holding a special event under the title “Honoring the Eagles of Carthage” with Lebanese singer Ragheb Alama as the guest of honor instead of Lebanese singer Maji

April 1, 2004

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Yemen's President Ali Abdullah Saleh will pay an official visit to Russia early next week. According to SABA, during the visit, president Saleh will m

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Iranian families spent Thursday, i.e. Sizdehbedar, that is the last day of the new year break, outdoors. According to IRNA, on Sizdehbedar, also known

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Vintage Petroleum has reported that the An Nagyah #5 well in the Republic of Yemen has tested light oil from the sub-salt Upper Lam formation. Approximately $10 million of Vintage's total non-acquisit