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October 17, 2017

Financial, economic reform program is "a national program": PM

Amman, Oct.16 (Petra) -- Prime Minister Hani al-Mulki met Monday with board members of the Amman and Jordan Chambers of Commerce as well as...
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October 17, 2017

Jordan, Germany discuss military cooperation

Amman, Oct. 17 (Petra) -- A military delegation from the German defence ministry on Tuesday visited the General Command of the Jordan Armed Forces-...
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October 17, 2017

Businesspeople discuss future of banking at regional forum

AMMAN — Hundreds of business personalities on Monday gathered to discuss the future of the banking sector at the “Finance MENA Forum: The new shape...
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October 17, 2017

French Week ‘brings Paris to Amman’

AMMAN — The third edition of the French Week in Jordan was launched on Sunday, announcing a series of cultural, musical and urban art events taking...
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October 17, 2017

First batch of QRTA graduates ‘heralds upcoming educational spring’ — Queen

AMMAN — Her Majesty Queen Rania on Monday said that the establishment of the Teacher Education Professional Diploma (TEPD) was a gateway for...
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October 17, 2017

Teenager invents device to help people with cerebral palsy communicate

AMMAN — “People with cerebral palsy [CP] have the exact same brain capacities as you and me. However, they are often isolated from the rest of...
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October 17, 2017

Crown Prince urges holistic strategy to combat drug trafficking, abuse

AMMAN — HRH Crown Prince Hussein on Monday stressed the importance of reassessing the programmes related to combatting narcotics, a Royal Court...
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October 17, 2017

Music becomes ‘food of love’ in live performance by Syrian and Jordanian children

AMMAN — The song “If music be the food of love”, composed by Syrian and Jordanian children from underprivileged communities, was launched on Saturday...
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October 17, 2017

Princess Ghida opens unified Arab breast cancer awareness campaign

AMMAN — HRH Princess Ghida Talal, the chairperson of the King Hussein Cancer Foundation’s board of trustees, on Monday announced the start of the...
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October 16, 2017

King congratulates Abbas for reconciliation agreement

AMMAN — His Majesty King Abdullah on Friday received a phone call from Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, during which the King congratulated Abbas...
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