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April 16, 2018

King arrives in Saudi Arabia for Arab Summit

DHAHRAN—His Majesty King Abdullah arrived in Saudi Arabia on Sunday to participate in the 29th Arab League Summit.   As a chair of the...
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April 16, 2018

King arrives in Saudi Arabia for Arab Summit

DHAHRAN—His Majesty King Abdullah arrived in Saudi Arabia on Sunday to participate in the 29th Arab League Summit.   As a chair of the...
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April 16, 2018

Fakhoury briefs donor countries, organisations on health sector needs

AMMAN — Planning and International Cooperation Minister Imad Fakhoury has chaired a meeting with ambassadors and representatives of donor countries...
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April 16, 2018

Journalist-turned-philanthropist reflects on media, charity work

AMMAN – “Every time when the cameras were turned off and I arrived home, I went into my room, raise TV volume and sob till tears dry up,” says a TV...
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April 16, 2018

EU-funded ‘RISE - Fly High’ campaign celebrates final talent show

youth participation in social development through art and culture.   With the objective of identifying young Jordanian talents and...
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April 12, 2018

16 companies compete to build 4 solar energy plants in Maan

AMMAN — Jordan has received 16 technical and financial offers to implement four solar energy power plants with a total capacity of 200 megawatts (MW...
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April 12, 2018

Free interactive app teaches kids basic Arabic literacy skills

AMMAN — With some 43 per cent of Syrian school-aged refugee children in Turkey, Lebanon, Jordan, Iraq and Egypt having no access to education as of...
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April 12, 2018

Competition calls on Arab youth to share positive images of change in community

AMMAN — The EU Southern Neighbourhood Project last week launched “Shoot and Share”, a youth photo competition aimed at shedding light on EU-supported...
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April 12, 2018

Yarmouk University students launch ‘Mayel Ala Samad’ tourism campaign

AMMAN — A group of 23 students from Yarmouk University has launched a campaign to activate the tourism trail of Irbid's Mazar region, aiming to place...
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April 12, 2018

Long-awaited women shelter ‘to open in May’ — ministry

AMMAN — Minister of Social Development Hala Lattouf on Wednesday said a building is currently being furnished to house women whose lives are in...
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