Jordan

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

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Iran`s First Vice-President Mohammad Reza Aref is to lead a senior delegation to Oman on Monday.   According to the press department of the Presidenti

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The Private Enterprise Partnership for the Middle-East (PEP-ME), a technical assistance program created, funded, and managed by the International Finance Corporation, ended a three-day training work

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Japan will provide US$791,000 to a UNDP initiative to help 2,200 former prisoners reintegrate into society in Lebanon. Israel held the Lebanese during its 22-year-long occupation of the southern part

June 10, 2004

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A Royal decree was issued bestowing upon Jordan's Queen Rania Al Abdullah the rank of honorary Colonel in the Jordan Armed Forces as of Wednesday.

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Wife of Mohammed, the eldest son of Dr. Abdul Aziz Ranteesi, the Hamas leader in the Gaza Strip, who was assassinated by Israel, has given birth to a

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King Abdullah II has affirmed Jordan's support to the new Iraqi government and to all steps designed to rebuild Iraq and realize its full sovereignty