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Roadside bomb attack kills four in Iraq
Baghdad, March 22 (Xinhua) Two US soldiers and two Iraqi civilians were killed in a roadside bomb attack northwest of Baghdad Saturday, the US military said.

Saturday, March 22, 2008 7:10:38 PM

Asset bubbles likely to develop in the Gulf
Dubai, March 22 (IANS) Negative real interest rates across the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries are fuelling inflation and creating conditions for asset bubbles to develop, according to a new study.

Saturday, March 22, 2008 4:29:45 PM

Only deep recession will end high oil prices
Dubai, March 22 (IANS) Only a deep global recession leading to a slowdown in the Asian markets can end high oil prices, according to a new report.

Saturday, March 22, 2008 4:28:47 PM

$43 bn worth of new airports, expansions in Gulf (Gulf Business Capsule)
Dubai, March 22 (IANS) Gulf countries account for $43 billion of the $68 billion worth of new airport projects and expansions currently under way in the Middle East, Africa and South Asia.

Saturday, March 22, 2008 4:28:05 PM

US troops mistakenly kill six anti-Qaeda fighters in Iraq
Tikrit (Iraq), March 22 (Xinhua) An American helicopter mistakenly opened fire on an Awakening Councils' group patrol in Salahudin province, killing six fighters of the group, a provincial police source said Saturday.

Saturday, March 22, 2008 3:45:23 PM

Russia to deliver armoured vehicles to Palestine
Jerusalem, March 22 (Xinhua) Israel has approved Russia's plan to deliver 25 armoured vehicles to Palestinian security forces in the West Bank, Israeli Defence Ministry spokesman Ronen Moshe said.

Saturday, March 22, 2008 1:18:44 PM

Heavy clashes in Palestinian camp in south Lebanon
Beirut, March 22 (DPA) Heavy clashes erupted late Friday between a Sunni fundamentalist group and fighters of the mainstream Fatah faction in a Palestinian refugee camp in southern Lebanon, prompting civilians to flee the area.

Saturday, March 22, 2008 3:09:55 AM

Saudi king urges US to press Israel for Mideast peace deal (Lead)
Riyadh, March 21 (DPA) King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia Friday urged visiting US Vice President Dick Cheney to put pressure on Israel to seal a peace deal with the Palestinians before US President George W. Bush leaves office in January 2009, official sources said.

Friday, March 21, 2008 9:58:44 PM

US vice president in Saudi Arabia to talk Iraq, Iran
Riyadh, March 21 (DPA) US Vice President Dick Cheney arrived Friday in Saudi Arabia where he was expected to urge its leaders to activate their ties with Iraq, according to media reports.

Friday, March 21, 2008 7:01:01 PM

Arab bourses plunge on US recession fears
Amman, March 21 (DPA) Arab stock markets lost ground this week in response to plunges on world markets and concern about a US economic slowdown, but financial analysts said Friday they expected regional stocks to benefit from the US Fed's latest interest rate cut.

Friday, March 21, 2008 6:18:02 PM

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