September 1, 2004
Jordan's King Abdullah II started on Wednesday a several-day working visit to Poland and Russia. According to Petra news agency, the King headed to Wa
Iran's Foreign Ministry Spokesman Hamid Reza Asefi on Wednesday condemned Tuesday's bombing attack in Moscow which reportedly killed 10 people and inj
Jordan's Special Free Zone Company started the process of establishing an industrial estate in Al Karamah area at the Jordanian-Iraqi border with a view to serve investors and foreign firms working in
Sun Microsystems Middle East & North Africa Wednesday announced that XPress – an integrated wireless communications operator, which is the first and only licensed digital radio trunking service pr
BenQ, the region’s leader in digital lifestyle products, said Wednesday that consumer sales for its products in Saudi Arabia are outstripping those of the corporate sector for the first time, as the K
August 31, 2004
The Royal Court in Jordan announced Monday that Queen Rania, 34, is expected to give birth early 2005 to their fourth child. This will be Queen Rania'
Upon the desire of Prince Ali Ben Al Hussein and Miss Reem Al Ibrahimi not to hold an official reception ceremony on their wedding day, Jordan's King
Gulf Air and Standard Chartered Bank (SCB) Monday signed a syndicated loan agreement for the provision of US$ 65 million that will be used to finance continued investments forming part of the airline'
August 29, 2004
Revenues and foreign grants reached JD 1443.8 million for the first seven months of the fiscal year 2004 versus 1409.2 during the same period of 2003, indicating an increase of JD 34.6 million or 2.5
The Tunis-based African Development Bank (ADB) approved a US$ 2 million donation to eight states, including north African countries, to back their locust-fighting effort. The Bank said in a press rel
August 19, 2004
Cultivation and trading of flowers increased sharply over the past few years in the kingdom of Jordan. Some 120 producers are currently active in the Jordanian market, exporting about 5 million flower
Chairman of Egypt's General Authority for Investment and Free Zones (GAFI), Mohamed El-Ghamrawi, has said that there are 104 Chinese firms which have invested in Egypt with a total capital of L.E. 924
August 18, 2004
Yasser Arafat acknowledged Wednesday that the Palestinian Authority had made mistakes.
A special meeting involving senior figures from the Iraqi oil industry and the major global corporations operating in the sector will take place this weekend in Amman, Jordan. The meeting - a two-day
Under the patronage of King Abdullah II, Jordan IP Week 2004 follows last year’s first event that helped introduce IP and will further demonstrate the importance of IP for business and how to implemen