Yemen

January 19, 2004

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Capital Intelligence has raised Yemen's long-term foreign currency rating to B- from C and its short-term foreign currency rating to B from C. The rating agency also assigned long- and short-term loca

January 18, 2004

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Israel's Prime Minister, Ariel Sharon, and his inner cabinet on Sunday decided to send a letter to the International Court of Justice in The Hague to

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Eight Yemenis were killed on Sunday during a shootout ‏ ‏between armed tribes, over an ongoing territory dispute in Amran province, located some

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UAE Information Minister Abdullah bin Zayd al-Nahyan called on the member states of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) to support Yemen's ibd to join

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Saudi ambassador to Iran, Dr. Nasir Bin Ahmad Al-Braek met in Tehran Sunday with Mohammad Ali Abtuhi, the Assistant Iranian President for legal and pa

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Israeli investors are allegedly negotiating the acquisition of a string of hotels in Sanaa, Yemen, reported <i>Al-Shmoa Magazine</i>. The deal is expected to be approved in the coming weeks.

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Emaar Properties has announced that 24 new luxury villas are available for sale and instant occupancy at its Emirates Hills development.  Emirates Hills is a residential golf course estate. It feature

January 15, 2004

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Yemen's President Ali Abdullah Saleh met on Thursday a member of the Cuban ruling party's politburo and State Council, Bidro Ross Layal.  According to

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Syria's Vice-President Abdul Halim Khaddam received on Thursday an Iraqi delegation representing Islamic Movement of Iraqi Turkmen, the Iraqi Turkmani

January 14, 2004

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The Yemeni cabinet approved on Tuesday its 2004 program, which includes detailed plans for all ministries and concerned bodies on local and central le

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In a hard-hitting opening address at the Gulf Marketing Forum in Doha yesterday, international broadcaster Tim Sebastian urged the governments of the Middle East to “let us all know where we stand.”  

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,