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June 2, 2020

KOICA grants $9.27mln to upgrade water network in southern district

The Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) is providing a $9.27-milion grant to upgrade the water network in Faqu district in the southern...
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June 2, 2020

Jordan marks death anniversary of Sharif Hussein Bin Ali

The Kingdom on Wednesday marks the 89th death anniversary of Sharif Hussein Bin Ali (1852-1931). Sharif Hussein, who was the emir of Mecca and the...
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June 1, 2020

30 young Mediterranean leaders to implement environmental campaign

Thirty young civil society leaders will carry out the “10 Days for the Mediterranean” campaign, comprising 30 initiatives taking place from June 1...
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June 1, 2020

Jordan Press Foundation, Al Rai celebrate 50th anniversary on Tuesday

The Jordan Press Foundation (JPF)/Al Rai, The Jordan Times’ Arabic sister publication, celebrates its 50th anniversary on Tuesday. Al Rai was...
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June 1, 2020

“Quarantine Got Talent”: Competition’s Prize Goes to a Social Initiative

“Quarantine Got Talent”, the short film competition launched on 19th of May 2020 by the Royal Film Commission – Jordan (RFC), concluded today with...
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June 1, 2020

King says confident Jordan will come out of COVID-19 crisis stronger

His Majesty King Abdullah, the Supreme Commander of the Jordan Armed Forces-Arab Army, on Monday commended JAF personnel’s important role in...
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June 1, 2020

Jordan participates in Arab Karate Federation's training courses

Jordan recently took part in the training courses of the Arab Karate Federation, held remotely amid the coronavirus pandemic. Secretary of the...
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June 1, 2020

Amman stock market index up by 2.04%

The Amman Stock Exchange (ASE) index on Monday went up by 2.04 percent at 1,676 points compared to the closing of yesterday's session. Today's...
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June 1, 2020

Youth Ministry, AMIDEAST sign cooperation agreement

The Ministry of Youth and the America-Mideast Educational and Training Services (AMIDEAST) on Monday signed a memorandum of understanding to boost...
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May 31, 2020

King calls for stepping up efforts to enhance quality of local products, build R&D capacities

His Majesty King Abdullah on Sunday called for stepping up efforts to develop local product specifications and quality, calling for expanding the...
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