Monthly Archives: February 2013

US: $60 million in new aid to Syria opposition

ROME, Rabi'II 18, 1434, Feb 28, 2013, SPA -- U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said that Obama administration will provide the Syrian opposition with an additional $60 million in assistance and will for the first

External Debt of Yemen Rises $212 Million in 2012

Sanaa, Rabi'II 18, 1434, February 28, 2013, SPA -- The current external public debt of Yemen rose $ 212 Million at the end of 2012. The recent statistics showed that the outstanding external

Saudi Press Agency (SPA) Ends Transmission for Wednesday, Rabi’II 17, 1434, February 27, 2013

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Prince Talal Bin Abdulaziz receives GCC and other ambassadors accredited to Philippines

Manila, Rabi'II 17, 1434, February 27, 2013, SPA -- Prince Talal Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, President of Arab Gulf Program for Development (AGFUND), received at his guest residence in Manila today GCC ambassadors accredited to The

UNAOC Forum Inaugurated In Austria

Vienna, Rabi'II 17, 1434, Feb 27, 2013, SPA -- Forum of the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) was inaugurated here today, in the presence of a number of world leaders; UN Secretary General and other

Arab Media Tourism Forum announces full support for UAE bid to host EXPO 2020

WAM Cairo, Feb 27th, 2013 (WAM) -- The Arab Media Tourism Forum has announced full support for UAE bid to host the World Expo 2020 in Dubai.The participants of the forum organised in Egypt, agreed that UAE has the full

UAE President Receives Message from Bahrain’s King

Dubai, Rabi'II 17, 1434, Feb 27, 2013, SPA -- President Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) received a message from Bahrain's King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa relating to the

U.S. Energy Department Explains Higher Gasoline Prices

Washington, Rabi'II 16, 1434, Feb 26, 2013, SPA -- The U.S. Energy Department said Monday that refinery outages and the switch to more expensive summer blends of gasoline were partly to blame for higher retail prices