Jordan

November 7, 2000

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Five thousand Jordanian public schoolteachers are slated to benefit from a loan agreement by the Education Ministry, the Housing Bank for Trade and Finance and the Jordan Mortgage Refinance Company.

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Investment projects in Jordan grew by 71 percent in the first nine months of this year compared with the same period in 1999 to reach a total value of more than $1 billion, a government report said Mo

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Specialists in marine pollution control in the Ports Corporation of Aqaba are likely to soak up the oil slick floating in the Red Sea off the Port of Aqaba within the next 24-36 hours.

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Jordan's money changers decided over the weekend to stop trading in the shekel to protest Israeli repression in the Palestinian territories, a spokesman for their association said Monday.

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Investment projects in Jordan grew by 71 percent in the first nine months of this year compared with the same period in 1999 to reach a total value of more than $1 billion, a government report said Mo

November 6, 2000

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29-year-old John Page, a British tourist in Jordan, was not able to identify 15 and 16-year old boys who had confessed to robbing and stabbing him.

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Investment projects in Jordan grew by 71 percent in the first nine months of this year compared with the same period in 1999 to reach a total value of

02:00 GMT

Jordan's money changers decided over the weekend to stop trading in the shekel to protest Israeli repression in the Palestinian territories.

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A fuel tanker plunged into the Red Sea off the Port of Aqaba on Saturday evening, said a port worker on Sunday, who is specialised in marine pollution control.

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Jordan has managed to strike a delicate balance by turning over a new leaf in ties with Iraq, its major trading partner, while maintaining good relations with the US, its main aid donor. The PM Ali Ab

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Money is used to purchase commodities, resource services such as labor, all types of goods and services, as well as, investments. Therefore, money and the monetary policy have a significant impact on

November 5, 2000

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Two runaway teenagers short on cash stabbed a British tourist last week in the Jordanian capital to rob him.

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Jordan's King Abdullah II warned here Sunday that countries would have to face up to the democratic challenges of the era of information technology (I

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The United States will grant special aid packages to Jordan and Egypt in a show of appreciation for their moderate stance on the Israeli-Palestinian c

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Wadi Rum, one of Jordan's most visited tourist sites, is undergoing a major facelift with a number of initiatives, part of Jordan's Second Tourism Development Project (JSTDP) that includes a series of