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  1. Stay in Saudi Arabia, Filipinos told

    Posted Jun 02nd 2004, 12:00am by Raissa Robles

    ... in Saudi Arabia to stay put after three Filipinos were killed in the suspected al-Qaeda-led attack on an expatriate enclave. Yesterday, Mrs Arroyo called on them to 'continue to work ... I reached the door, one gunman fired at me.' Meanwhile, Mr Tarrosa has told the Philippine ambassador to Saudi Arabia, Bahnarim Guinomla, that he would rather stay in the kingdom because ...

  2. Former legislator loses his battle with cancer

    Posted Jan 07th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... fight for government aid to boost employment and for the cutting of costs in the shoe industry. With extensive trading experience in the region, he visited Saudi Arabia to lobby for easier ...

  3. Simple life of an accidental hero

    Posted Jul 25th 2004, 12:00am by Raissa Robles

    ... souvenirs of previous overseas jobs. This is despite four contracts in Saudi Arabia as a truck driver. To afford the manpower agency fee, he sold his first home the first time he left in 1989. ... has between eight and 11 children, according to a local official. Mr de la Cruz went to Saudi Arabia 16 months ago to raise money for an eye operation for his son, Jeric, his son-in-law Zoilo ...

  4. Jordan takes lead in Muslim women's fight for equal rights

    Posted Jul 25th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... as Saudi Arabia, Egypt and Yemen actively hide such crimes, Jordan vigorously reports them in its media, willfully exposing and shaming the perpetrators. Such exposure added to greatly increased ... Peace Prize. Perhaps Jordan's progress in sexual equality can best be viewed when juxtaposed with that of neighbouring nations. Last month, the first Saudi Arabian woman to obtain ...

  5. Musharraf, the man with connections

    Posted Nov 08th 2003, 12:00am by Peter Kammerer

    ... between the countries were 'deeper than the oceans, higher than the mountains'. He was similarly effusive about Saudi Arabia last month when he hosted the oil-rich nation's de facto ... for an uprising. Saudi Arabian reformers want Pakistani contract workers sent home to relieve unprecedented levels of unemployment. Such voices are in the minority, for now. Pakistan's strategic ...

  6. Pleasing palates Peninsula style

    Posted Jul 06th 2003, 12:00am by Peta Tomlinson

    ... said. 'Then it was time to get a steady job, and I decided to go abroad, which is what I had always wanted to do.' A stint in Saudi Arabia was followed by a two-month sabbatical back ...

  7. Ultimate test of endurance

    Posted Jan 30th 2005, 12:00am by Rajesh Thakkar

    ... Mohammed and two of his other sons, members of the royal family from Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Malaysia, Qatar, Abu Dhabi and Jordan were also competing. Jordan was represented by Princess ...

  8. The world's most famous diamonds

    Posted Dec 03rd 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... it to a Saudi Arabian buyer in 1979 for US$3 million, using part of the proceeds to build a hospital in Botswana. ...

  9. Snakepit

    Posted Jun 13th 2004, 12:00am by Solveig Bang

    ... to a hard-working cattle trader. She must bear the lonely burden of being the only recipient of Bat's confession that he has accepted a substantial bribe from a Saudi prince. Presiding over the horror ...

  10. An invitation to terror?

    Posted Jul 17th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Islam's holiest city, if the Saudi government promises not to hand Ibrahim over to US authorities. Analysts say the impending high-profile marriage has caught Islamabad on the wrong foot ...




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