Jordan

June 8, 2004

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World famous Italian tenor Luciano Pavarotti will be giving a single concert in Nicosia on June 9, accompanied by soprano Simona Todaro and the Russian Federation Presidential Orchestra, under maestro

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The European Investment Bank is lending EUR 100 million to the Egyptian Natural Gas Holding Company towards construction of a 393 km south-north gas pipeline across Jordan to bring Egyptian natural ga

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Farmers in Sudan's Nuba Mountains have received seeds, tools and construction materials from FAO to rehabilitate agriculture and build dams, seedbanks and community nurseries.

June 7, 2004

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Prices went up by 3.6 per cent during the first five months of 2004 compared to those recorded during the same period last year, according to the Jordanian Department of Statistics (DoS).   The increa

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In an attempt to promote the use of high-speed Internet access in the country, Qatar Telecom (Qtel) Sunday announced reductions of up to 47 per cent in the monthly fees charged for its ADSL service.

June 6, 2004

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Libyan leader Moammar Kaddafi expressed regret on Sunday that former US President Ronald Reagan died without ever standing trial for 1986 air strikes

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The World Bank’s Board of Directors recently approved a US$38 million investment loan to help the Government of Jordan develop efficient transport and logistics services by removing transport bottlene

June 3, 2004

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A Jordanian-Kuwaiti holding company with a capital of $100 million was announced during the Jordanian King Abdullah's meeting with Kuwaiti business leaders on Wednesday.   The company, which aims to p

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The project to make a new low-cost car in Morocco by the local car-assembling company (SOMACA) would help reviving the kingdom's car industry, said CEO of SOMACA, Larbi Belarbi.   The executive said d

June 2, 2004

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Jordan's King Abdullah II arrived in Kuwait on a two-day official visit for talks with Kuwaiti leaders on regional conflicts, bilateral relations and

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Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said Damascus was ready to contribute to international efforts to stabilize Iraq at the start of a two-day official v

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Lebanese Minister of Energy and Water Ayoub Humayyed on Tuesday expressed regret over the cancellation of a contract with an Iranian company to set up and repair two electricity power plants in the co

May 31, 2004

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Jordan's Al-Ahliyya Amman University is seeking to open an extension in Israel in spite of pressure from various Arab elements, including within Jorda

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Iran said Sunday it had protested to Jordan for inviting the widow of the shah to the wedding of Crown Prince Hamza. Iran's Foreign Ministry spokesman

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Information performance and press law must be upgraded in order to match all developments, Yemen's President Saleh stated on Sunday.   At his visit to