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Government Floats Tender to Expand National Power Grid by 1,000MW

AMMAN — More renewable energy projects will be implemented in the Kingdom after the government on Saturday announced plans for expanding the national power grid.

Due to the limited capacity...

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Advisory Group of International Experts to Review Jordan’s Nuclear Project

AMMAN — The government on Wednesday approved the formation of the International Advisory Group (IAG), which will be tasked with reviewing Jordan’s progress in implementing its nuclear programme....

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King Reaffirms Jordan’s Support of Jerusalemites’ Steadfastness against Israeli Violations

AMMAN — His Majesty King Abdullah on Wednesday stressed Jordan's support for Jerusalemites and their steadfastness against any Israeli violations targeting Al Haram Al Sharif/Al Aqsa Mosque.


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We Hope to See Israel’s Commitments Implemented on the Ground — King

AMMAN — His Majesty King Abdullah has voiced "grave concern" about the escalation of Israeli violations that have affected Jerusalem and its sanctuaries and the violence that followed, according...

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Jordan, US Cooperate to Strengthen Counter Nuclear Smuggling Capabilities

Amman (Petra)--U.S. and Jordanian officials met October 25 in Amman to advance bilateral cooperation on preventing, detecting, and responding to nuclear smuggling, a statement by the US embassy in...

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King Meets US Commander Over Military Cooperation

AMMAN — His Majesty King Abdullah met on Wednesday with Commander of the US Central Command Gen. Lloyd Austin to discuss military cooperation and regional updates, according to a Royal Court...

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King Receives US Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff

Amman (Petra)--His Majesty King Abdullah II on October 19, received United States Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff General Joseph Dunford, who is currently visiting Jordan as part of a...

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Planning Minister: Syria Crisis Will Impact us for Next 10 Years

Amman (Petra)--Minister of Planning and International Cooperation Imad Fakhoury, expected the impact of the Syria crisis on Jordan to continue for the next 10 years.

At a meeting with a...

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King, Tunisian President Discuss Ties, Mideast Issues

Amman (Petra) -- His Majesty King Abdullah II and President of Tunisia, Beji Caid Essebsi, said they are keen to cement cooperation between Jordan and Tunisia in various political, economic,...

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US Senators Voice Support for Jordan Amid Challenges

AMMAN — HRH Prince Feisal, the Regent, on Monday received US Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and his accompanying delegation.

Talks focused on Jordanian-US relations and the latest...

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