Jordan

June 21, 2004

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Prominent Egyptian actor Mahmoud Abdul Aziz has nominated Egyptian actress Ghada Abdul Riziq for the female leading role in the new drama “El Fera'on al-Masri” (the Egyptian Pharaoh)

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Jordan's Executive Privatization Commission (EPC) and the European Commission in Amman officially signed on Sunday a 4.5 million euro agreement, within the framework of a four-year Support to Regulato

June 20, 2004

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Jordan's Telecommunications Regulatory Commission (TRC) approved the granting of UMNIAH the third GSM license to operate a new mobile telecommunications network in the kingdom.

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Approval for registration has been given to 22 ‏‏out of 44 companies that applied for investment in Kuwait's Failaka Island development project, after having met the requirements and international ‏‏s

June 17, 2004

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Sun Microsystems Middle East & North Africa announced Wednesday it hosted a Java Enterprise System Seminar for leading decision makers from Jordan’s higher education community.

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Saudi Arabia is emerging as a prime market for medical equipment and healthcare companies around the world, with recent research suggesting that the Kingdom accounts for almost 60 percent of total sal

June 16, 2004

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Jordan's military court convicted 15 men - all but one of whom remain at-large - on Wednesday for a plan targeting unspecified American and Israeli in

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Iran's revenue from pistachio exports to various destinations, including European Union states, went up by 49.5 percent in the first two months of the current Iranian year (started March 20) compared

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Obligatory reserves maintained by licensed banks on Tuesday with Central Bank of Jordan (CBJ) reached JD 446.1 million whereas the excess reserves including O/D reached 234.1 million, according to CBJ

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Siemens mobile phones, a leading global and local mobile phone player, stopped traffic over Dubai’s Maktoum and Garhoud bridge recently with the launch of its new clamshell handset, the stylish CF62. 

June 15, 2004

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Oman's Deputy Prime Minister Fahd bin Mahmoud Al Said said in Muscat on Monday that officials of his country want to  expand relations with Iran despi

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Midas Furniture is marking the company’s 2nd year in business with an expansion of its showroom, located on Wasfi Al-Tal Street, Khilda, Amman.

June 14, 2004

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Police raided an Amman restaurant early Monday and arrested suspected Islamists, witnesses and officials said.  Government spokeswoman Asma Khader con

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Two Palestinians, including a senior local activist, were killed Monday night in an explosion in a car in the West Bank city of Nablus, according to P

June 13, 2004

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Saudi Minister of Hajj Iyad bin Ameen Madani met in the Red Sea port city of Jeddah on Saturday with Jordanian Minister of Endowments and Islamic Affa