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April 11, 2018

Arab financial institutions’ meeting opens at Dead Sea

AMMAN — Deputising for His Majesty King Abdullah, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of State for Economic Affairs Jafar Hassan on Tuesday...
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April 11, 2018

11 eco-tourism natural reserves open doors to tourists

AMMAN — Eco-tourism in Jordan’s 11 nature reserves opened for a new adventure season, with the numbers of visitors expected to increase this year,...
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April 11, 2018

UK official pledges support to 'all segments of Jordanian society'

AMMAN — British Secretary of State of International Development Secretary for the United Kingdom Penny Mordaunt on Tuesday met with women leaders to...
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April 10, 2018

Jordan CB issues license to Microfund for Women

Amman, Apr.9 (Petra) -- The Central Bank of Jordan (CBJ) issued a license to Microfund for Women, through which it monitors and supervises the...
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April 10, 2018

Cabinet approves energy saving project for vulnerable families

AMMAN — The Cabinet on Monday approved financing a project for energy rationalisation for underprivileged families to be covered by the 2018 budget...
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April 10, 2018

Regent discusses ties with German Bundesrat’s president

AMMAN — HRH Prince Feisal, the Regent, on Monday met with President of the Bundesrat (German Federal Council) Michael Muller, the Jordan News Agency...
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April 10, 2018

The power of maftool: success story of a woman entrepreneur

AMMAN — Used to making maftool (a form of hand rolled pasta pearls made out of wheat, flour and bulgur) for her family and friends, Maisoon Hussein...
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April 10, 2018

Wheelchairs ‘warmed up’ for upcoming West Asia basketball tournament

AMMAN — The third wheelchair basketball tournament for West Asian clubs concluded last Thursday with a friendly game aiming at “warming” players’...
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April 10, 2018

Abu Ghazaleh to lecture at MIT on April 15 and Harvard on 16

AMMAN – Senator Talal Abu-Ghazaleh will head to Boston to deliver a lecture at the SciTech Conference, hosted by Massachusetts Institute of...
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April 9, 2018

World Bank provides $348,000 grant to Ajloun Municipality

Ajloun, April 10 (Petra)--The World Bank extended a $348,000 grant to Ajloun Municipality to help it implement a number of infrastructure projects...
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