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April 8, 2021

AFD-funded ‘Tanmyeh’ project aims to enhance livelihoods of Syrian refugees, host communites

On behalf of the French Ambassador to Jordan, Luc Le Cabellec, the French Development Agency (AFD) Country Director for Jordan and Iraq, and...
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April 8, 2021

Productive Youth Initiative adds new spark to candle business

Samer Tannous started his scented candles business with his family seven years ago and with the help of a Royal Court project he has been able to...
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April 8, 2021

King receives call from US secretary of state

His Majesty King Abdullah on Thursday received a phone call from US Secretary of State Antony Blinken, who reaffirmed the United States’ full...
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April 7, 2021

TRC performed strongly in 2020 despite pandemic — chief

The Telecommunications Regulatory Commission (TRC) received 6,126 complaints during 2020, of which 5,706 were successfully addressed, TRC Chairman...
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April 7, 2021

King sends letter to Jordanian people

His Majesty King Abdullah on Wednesday released a letter to the people of Jordan.    Following is the English translation:...
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April 7, 2021

King receives European Commission president

His Majesty King Abdullah on Wednesday received European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen, and discussed expanding cooperation between...
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April 7, 2021

King receives phone call from US president

His Majesty King Abdullah on Wednesday received a phone call from US President Joe Biden, who expressed the United States’ full solidarity with...
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April 6, 2021

Productive Youth Initiative helps handicraft business expand

Ra’ad Al Bitar’s small-scale handicraft business gained momentum thanks to a Royal Court initiative.   As part of the Productive Youth...
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April 6, 2021

Initiative turns discarded items into ‘treasure’ for the needy

Dawirha Bilkhayr, a community-based entrepreneurial initiative, was established with the aim of enhancing the efficiency of charitable giving in the...
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April 6, 2021

Women embrace CrossFit shedding stereotypes

Breaking stereotypes, many Jordanian women are embarking on a challenging journey to stay mentally and physically fit amid the pandemic, and some...
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