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April 26, 2017

ICRC continues assistance to Syrian refugees, host communities

International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) in Jordan on Tuesday issued an update of its quarterly operations. In the first quarter of 2017,...
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April 26, 2017

Jordan dispatches 15 tonnes of aid to Iraqi Kurdistan

AMMAN — The Jordan Hashemite Charity Organisation (JHCO), in cooperation with the Jordan Armed Forces-Arab Army, has dispatched an airplane of...
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April 26, 2017

Funding deal signed with international partners for population, health census

AMMAN — The Department of Statistics (DoS) on Tuesday signed a memorandum of understanding with USAID, UNICEF and the UN Population Fund to finance...
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April 26, 2017

‘Bikers for peace in the Middle East’ make stop in Petra

AMMAN — Petra on Tuesday received participants in the “Bikers for Peace in the Middle East” initiative, who are passing through several neighbouring...
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April 25, 2017

King, Australian Defence Minister discuss region, fight against terrorism

AMMAN -- His Majesty King Abdullah II Tuesday received Australian Minister for Defence, Marise Payne, for talks on military ties and developments in...
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April 25, 2017

Prime Minister, ministerial team visit Royal Jordanian

AMMAN — As part of their round of visits to “promising sectors” driving the national economy, Prime Minister Hani Mulki and the economic...
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April 25, 2017

Jordan River Foundation, Four Seasons Hotel sign women’s empowerment deal

Amman — The Jordan River Foundation (JRF) and the Four Seasons Hotel in Amman on Monday signed a partnership agreement to support the JRF’s women’s...
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April 25, 2017

Hungarian trade exhibition offers opportunities for Jordanian businesses

AMMAN — While trade volume between Jordan and Hungary has grown “steadily” over the past two years, there are still many untapped opportunities,...
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April 25, 2017

Her Royal Highness Princess Haya supports restoration of record-breaking all-female crew boat

AMMAN — The historic boat which carried the first all-female crew in the 1990 Whitbread Round The World Race is due to return to the UK for...
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April 24, 2017

King visits army headquarters

AMMAN -- His Majesty King Abdullah II, the Supreme Commander of the Jordan Armed Forces, Arab Army, Monday, visited the army's headquarters. Upon...
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