Jordan

October 10, 2000

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The European Investment Bank (EIB), the European Union's long-term financing institution, has arranged a €15 million facility to support the modernization and restructuring of the private sector in Jo

October 9, 2000

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It came as a surprise (to me at least) that the Israelis are showing some interest in the Red Sea - Dead Sea Canal (RSDSC) project after opposing the idea for so many years.

October 8, 2000

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Jordan’s anti-riot police dispersed, using force, thousands of university students who gathered at the main gate of the University of Jordan, Amman, S

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Jordan has decided to postpone sending its newly appointed ambassador to Israel Abdul Ilah Kurdi “in a protest against the Israeli massacres of the Pa

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The Jordanian Potassium Company posted a net operating income of JD 15.7 million in the first half of 2000, reported <I>Alarab Alyawm</I> newspaper. This figure represents an 8.3 percent increase comp

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The Egyptian Minister of International Planning and Cooperation, Ahmed Al-Darsh, on a recent trip to Jordan, held discussions with his colleague, Wael Sabri, the Jordanian Minister of Energy and Miner

October 6, 2000

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A security source said late Friday that the death of 18-year-old Osama Satari, who was killed earlier during clashes between demonstrators and anti-ri

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A 15-year-old youngster, Osama Abdul Karim, was shot and killed by Jordanian anti-riot police during clashes between protestors at Baqaa refugee camp

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Jordan’s anti-riot police were using tear gas bombs, water and batons to disperse a demonstration in Rabia suburb, west Amman, where the Israeli embas

October 5, 2000

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The governor of the Jordanian capital offered the city's keys Thursday to visiting Libyan leader Moamer Kadhafi during a red-carpet ceremony as thousa

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Hundreds of Palestinian refugees protesting "Israeli massacres" over the past week clashed with riot police Thursday at the Wihdat refugee camp in the

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Jordan launched on Tuesday its first action plan for e-government, envisaging its completion between the next three to five years and the implementation of a few fast-track projects within the next 12

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Planet Payment and Clicomm have announced a partner agreement to provide complete turnkey e-commerce solutions to the burgeoning e-commerce sectors located in the Middle East and Arab Gulf.

October 4, 2000

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Tens of Jordanian protestors in Amman were beaten up Wednesday as security forces cracked down violently on a demonstration protesting the Israeli mas

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British and Australian oil firms signed an agreement on Monday with Jordan's Natural Resources Authority to search for oil and gas in the northern part of the country.