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January 18, 2018

Brazil’s Embraer presents partnership offer to RJ

AMMAN — In response to Royal Jordanian’s (RJ) request for proposals for the future fleet renewal, Brazil’s Embraer on Wednesday presented in Amman...
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January 17, 2018

King participates in trilateral summit in Cyprus

Nicosia, Jan 16 (Petra) –– His Majesty King Abdullah II on Tuesday joined Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades and Greek Prime Minister Alexis...
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January 17, 2018

Culture minister, Tunisian ambassador discuss cultural cooperation

Amman, Jan. 17 (Petra)--Culture Minister Nabih Shiqim on Wednesday discussed with Tunisian Ambassador to Jordan Khaled Al Suhaili means of boosting...
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January 17, 2018

Border-town factory turns women’s skills into sustainable earnings

AMMAN — A social enterprise based in the development zone  in Irbid, northern Jordan, has been helping refugee and local women access...
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January 17, 2018

The International Finance Corporation supports Jordan’s ‘largest renewable energy project’

AMMAN — The International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group, has arranged a financing package of up to $188 million for the...
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January 17, 2018

Girls set up own meteorology station at their school in Maan

AMMAN — As all Jordanians are gearing up for the snowy weather expected for this weekend by turning to meteorology websites, a public girls school in...
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January 17, 2018

The Crown Prince Foundation signs agreement to launch first Jordanian mini satellite

The Crown Prince Foundation (CPF) on Tuesday signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with renewable energy solutions provider Fotowatio Renewable...
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January 17, 2018

‘We are ready to expand, deepen and enrich this partnership’

Full text of Cyprus-Greece-Jordan First Trilateral Summit Declaration AMMAN — Following a three-way summit between His Majesty King Abdullah and...
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January 16, 2018

Queen Rania pays surprise visit to ‘Grow Startups’ at King Hussein Business Park

Amman, Jan 16 (Petra) – Her Majesty Queen Rania Al Abdullah met with members of the local startup scene on Tuesday, paying a surprise visit to...
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January 16, 2018

Crown Prince Foundation, Fotowatio Renewable Ventures sign deal

Amman, Jan 16 (Petra) –– The Crown Prince Foundation (CPF) signed a collaboration agreement with Fotowatio Renewable Ventures (FRV), a leading global...
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