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August 17, 2018

First of its kind study on breast cancer care launched

AMMAN — A first-of-its-kind study on the realities of breast cancer care in the Arab region was officially launched in Jordan on Wednesday, during a...
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August 16, 2018

'Reading culture can change a child's life'

AMMAN — Aware that an app alone "isn't enough to get a generation  reading", California-based NGO Worldreader on Wednesday launched an...
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August 16, 2018

Crown Prince makes surprise visit to school hosting youth initiative

AMMAN — HRH Crown Prince Hussein on Wednesday paid an unannounced visit to Zaid Bin Harithah Secondary School for Boys in Madaba, a host of a youth...
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August 16, 2018

Increase in July visitors add gains to tourism sector

AMMAN — Tourism revenues by the end of July totalled $2.9 billion (some JD2.1 billion), an increase of 13.7 per cent compared with the same period...
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August 16, 2018

International community continues to express solidarity with Jordan

AMMAN — Spain on Tuesday, condemned the weekend's terrorist attack, which killed five security personnel, in a statement issued by the Spanish...
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August 16, 2018

Jordanian artists come together against terrorism

AMMAN — In the fight between an enlightenment ideology and terrorism, culture and art are the most important tools to face khawarij (outlaws of Islam...
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August 15, 2018

Crown Prince attends signing of students’ empowerment programme memo

AMMAN — HRH Crown Prince Hussein on Monday attended a ceremony to sign a memorandum of understanding to support the "Ana Usharek" ("I Participate" in...
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August 15, 2018

Turning trash into money: Irbid women improve livelihoods through recycling

AMMAN — While collecting rubbish to make a living can seem unusual to some, it was the idea behind the successful “Waste to positive Energy” project...
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August 8, 2018

800 children resume learning through creative activities

AMMAN — Driven by the belief that the root cause of children and youth vulnerability stems from a “discouraging educational system” and a lack of...
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August 8, 2018

‘Jordanian music is a reflection of the great Arab culture’

AMMAN — The richness of the Jordanian culture shined last month, as musical prodigy Layth Sidiq seized the second place in the international Seifert...
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