Jordan

October 23, 2000

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Jordan's King Abdullah II left for the United States on Monday to witness the signing of a free trade agreement at an official White House ceremony al

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The positive effects on Arab economies of higher oil prices from mid last year onwards and the ongoing structural adjustment programs in the non-oil countries saw Arab banks recording healthy returns

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Oil prices have been on the rise for quite some time now. A few weeks ago, declarations by the Iraqi leadership of Kuwaiti foul play caused the price to jump past $38 per barrel and the euro and major

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The University of Jordan (UJ) has been chosen to house the first Jordanian advanced video-conferencing network. The Global Development Learning Network will provide the opportunity for individuals and

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According to the latest International Monetary Fund (IMF) "World Economic Outlook" released October 2000, the future of the world economy looks bright. The IMF forecasts that the world economy will gr

October 22, 2000

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King Abdullah II of Jordan is to witness the signature of a free trade agreement with Washington at the White House on Tuesday with US President Bill

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King Abdullah II of Jordan is to witness the signature of a free trade agreement with Washington at the White House on Tuesday with US President Bill Clinton, a Jordanian official said. Amman hopes th

October 20, 2000

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Jordan's Muslim Brotherhood on Friday led a protest of around 3,000 people calling on the emergency Arab summit this weekend to sever all ties with Is

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For the first time in Jordan, the Securities Depository Center (SDC) began using electronic deeds on October 22. The first day implementing electronic deeds, issued 538 deeds, shortening the clearing

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The recent cancellation of scheduled tourist trips to the region is not as worrying as those that might surface in the future. In an interview with the Jordan Times, Biltaji said he would try to promo

October 19, 2000

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The October 24 Arab Journalists Union General Conference in Amman will turn into a political forum, with the bloody events in Palestine casting their

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In an emergency meeting on Wednesday, the Jordan’s Professional Associations Council asserted that the planned “Return March”, scheduled for October 2

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A French firm, specialised in designing solar power systems, has opened a regional office in Amman to promote the production of solar energy in the Middle East.

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The market prices of the shares listed in the Amman Stock Exchange dropped by 0.77 percent in September compared to the previous month's figure.

October 18, 2000

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Amal Dabbas asks forgiveness for normalizing with Israel.