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February 23, 2017

Army receives vehicles from Germany

AMMAN — The Jordan Armed Forces-Arab Army on Wednesday received the second batch of armoured vehicles presented by Germany, the Jordan News Agency,...
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February 23, 2017

Planning minister urges Millennium Challenge Corporation to provide aid to Jordan

AMMAN -- Minister of Planning and International cooperation Imad Fakhoury called on the US Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) to support Jordan,...
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February 23, 2017

Government signs deal for JD93m Amman customs centre

AMMAN — Prime Minister Hani Mulki on Wednesday attended a signing ceremony for an agreement to implement the new JD93 million Amman customs centre...
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February 23, 2017

Agriculture Ministry, International Labour Organization sign agreement

AMMAN -- Minister of Agriculture Khaled Hneifat singed with International Labour Organization's (ILO) Acting Regional Director for Arab States Frank...
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February 23, 2017

Canada extends $7.5mln to support Jordan's education sector

AMMAN -- The Canadian government is extending a $7.58-million grant to Jordan to support the education sector and help it cope with burdens arising...
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February 23, 2017

‘Ride hailing app for yellow taxis to be launched soon’

AMMAN — A new smartphone application for taxis will be launched soon, mimicking other high-tech apps for transportation services, an informed source...
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February 23, 2017

Jordan Rugby players determined to ‘try’ for Asian tournament success

AMMAN — “1-2-3, JORDAN!”   A breezy evening in early February at Amman FC’s training ground and 12 men stand drained on the touchline. Six...
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February 22, 2017

Official website for Arab Summit 2017 ‘Amman Summit’ launched

AMMAN --  The Media Committee in charge of preparations for the Arab Summit, which Jordan will host on 23-29 March, launched the Amman Summit’s...
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February 22, 2017

His Majesty King Abdullah II meets with US Central Command Commander Gen. Joseph Votel

AMMAN -- His Majesty King Abdullah II on Wednesday received Commander of the U.S. Central Command, Gen. Joseph L. Votel, and reviewed with him...
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February 22, 2017

Her Majesty Queen Rania honours schools for promoting health-conscious practices

AMMAN — Her Majesty Queen Rania on Tuesday honoured 67 schools as recipients of the Healthy Schools National Accreditation for the academic year 2015...
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