Yemen

January 13, 2004

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Yemen's Deputy Premier and Minister of Planning and International Cooperation Ahmad Sufan met on Tuesday the Iraqi Human Rights Minister Abdul-Baset T

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At least seven Iraqis were injured when a protest against unemployment in southern Iraq turned violent.

January 11, 2004

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Yemen's Presdient Ali Abdullah Saleh opened on Sunday the Sana'a Regional Inter-governmental Conference on Democracy, Human Rights and the Role of the

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Iran will attend the regional gathering on democracy and human rights, expected to open Sunday in Yemen.   According to the Iranian embassy in Sana'a,

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US Deputy Secretary of State Richard Armitage said negotiations for a US-Morocco Free Trade Agreement are on track for completion by the end of January, according to Washington File.   Armitage made t

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Yemen held a regional workshop recently on e-government in Sana'a, the capital, which called for setting up a web portal for citizens and mobile Internet training units for government offices.   Prime

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Health clinics in a remote region of Egypt now have electricity to refrigerate medicines and illuminate their wards, after Shell Egypt carried out its sustainable development program.  Shell Egypt has

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Bahrain-based Gulf Finance House has announced plans to build a $600 million desert spa and resort south of the capital, Manama. Architects Edifice and Jean Michelle Ruols Architectes will design the

January 6, 2004

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Yemen's ambassador to Muscat Abdullah al-Radhi met on Monday with Abdulaziz Bin Mohammed, the cultural affairs advisor to the Sultan of Oman. They dis

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Kuwait Airways has announced that they will operate direct flights to Medina during Haj. The Director of Public Relations and Information Adel Boresly announced that the official authorities of Saudi

January 5, 2004

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Secretary General of the Arab League Amr Mousa is expected to pay a three-day visit to Yemen next Thursday to attend a conference on democracy and hum

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Syria opposes any attempt to carve up its neighbour Iraq and in particular to the establishment of an independent Kurdish state, Syrian President Bash

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Yemen’s Ministry of Oil and Minerals has signed an agreement with Yemen Hunt Oil to renew an 18-block oil production concession in the provinces of Marib and Al-Jawf. The agreement was finalized after

January 1, 2004

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Yemen's Minister of Industry and Trade Khaled Rajah Sheikh stated on Wednesday that the ministry was working to implement new steps to create prices b

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Israel has expelled a suspected Islamic Jihad activist from the West Bank to the Gaza Strip on Wednesday, Palestinian security officials said early Th