TITLE

BRIEF

PUB. DATE
August 2004
SOURCE
Middle East;Aug/Sep2004, Issue 348, p41
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article presents news briefs related to business and finance. The Lebanese Directorate General of Civil Aviation has signed a five-year agreement with SITA Information Network Computing. The Bahraini Telecommunications Regulatory Authority has announced that the kingdom's telecommunications sector is now fully open to competition from foreign investors.
ACCESSION #
14159596

 

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