Yemen

October 3, 2003

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US assistant secretary of state for Near Eastern affairs William Burns arrived in Yemen on Friday for talks on bilateral cooperation and regional deve

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Former Iranian President Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani said on Friday that Iran's conditions for signing the additional protocol to the nuclear Non-Prolife

October 2, 2003

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Two years following the September 11 attacks, American officials believe they have identified a young former bodyguard of Osama bin Laden as the al-Qa

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Thomas International HR System has unfolded a business development plan for the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Market.   Given the buyout market conditions and the current economical up turn, companies ar

September 30, 2003

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TransGlobe Energy Corporation has reported the start of drilling the Tasour #11 well on Block 32 in the Republic of Yemen. The Tasour field has produced in excess of 12 million barrels of oil to date.

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Kuwait’s Global Investment House has been mandated by the Emirate’s Public Warehousing Company (PWC) as the sole underwriter and lead manager to its bond issue in the equivalent amount of up to $100 m

September 29, 2003

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Twenty-eight people were killed in the last week's traffic accidents across Yemen, according to a report by the Traffic Police Department. The report,

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A parliament member from Yemen's ruling General People's Congress (GPC) on Sunday escaped an assassination attempt in the province of Ibb, some 190 ki

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An Islamic group leader who helped plot the assassination of Egyptian President Anwar Sadat but later expressed regret for the this has been freed fro

September 28, 2003

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Egypt’s Orascom Telecom, Telecom Egypt and National Communications are bidding for a tender in Yemen to develop a telecom network, reported <i>Al-Alam Al-Youm </i>. The cost of the project is estimate

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Qatar, Bahrain, Kuwait, and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) lead the Arab countries on the total connectivity front for 2003. Qatar was the leader with the highest score recorded on a survey conducted

September 24, 2003

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Saudi Arabia handed over on Wednesday nine Yemen nationals to security officials in Yemen, according to an official source at the Saudi Interior Minis

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A fire along the Iraqi-Turkish pipeline last week was ignited by saboteurs, reported the US military. Two people have been arrested for the explosion that triggered the blaze in the northern Iraqi tow

September 21, 2003

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Yemen's Prime Minister Abdulkadir Bajamal arrived in Doha on Sunday on a two-day visit to Qatar.   The Yemeni leader was received at Doha Internationa

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Two fuel tanker lorries collided on the Homs-Damascus highway on Saturday, triggering a huge fire, which killed two people and seriously wounded anoth