Jordan

November 5, 2000

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The Jordanian treasury’s tourism revenues are expected to reach $1 billion by the end of 2000, a 35 percent rise compared with 1999, in which the tourism revenues totaled $850 million.

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Nearly 150 shipping agents and cargo experts from nearly 20 countries gathered in Amman mid-October to discuss the state-of-the-art information technology of the shipping industry, amidst growing mode

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The Jordanian-Iranian Higher Committee chaired by the ministers of industry and trade of both countries is scheduled to meet in Amman on November 7 to discuss bilateral trade and economic relations.

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Potash topped Jordan's exports list during the first seven months of this year, recording an increase of JD9 million over the same period of 1999, official figures released on Monday showed.

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The Hong Kong Shanghai Banking Corporation has established an International Capital Secured Growth Fund (ICSGF) which offers 100 percent protection to investors, an HSBC statement said on Wednesday.

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Iraq signed an agreement Friday to provide Jordan with five million tones of oil at 20 dollars a barrel in 2001, Jordan's Prime Minister Ali Abu Ragheb said.

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The Jordanian satellite receivers for television market has been reaping the fruits of the current Palestinian uprising, with Sales increased remarkably over the past three weeks, as many of the local

November 4, 2000

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Iraqi Commerce Minister Mohammad Mehdi Saleh said Iraq is to give Jordan oil worth 300 million dollars under their trade agreements for 2001.

November 3, 2000

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Jordan's Prime Minister Ali Abu Ragheb said on return from a groundbreaking visit to Iraq, which produced a new oil deal between the two countries tha

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The United States said that Jordan had informed the U.S. administration of Prime Minister Ali Abu Ragheb’s landmark visit to Baghdad beforehand, and t

November 2, 2000

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King Abdullah II of Jordan on Thursday said he hoped the fragile truce agreed overnight to end the violence between Palestinians and Israel succeeds.

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A Palestinian evacuated to Jordan after being wounded in clashes with Israeli forces said Thursday he had been placed under police detention in hospit

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A British diplomatic source in Jordan confirmed Wednesday in a statement to “Albawaba.com” that two unknown persons attacked a British tourist Tuesday

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Jordan's King Abdullah II arrived in the United Arab Emirates on Thursday for a visit of several days during which he will deliver a keynote speech at

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A Swedish trade delegation en route to Baghdad to take part in the Baghdad International Fair 2000, took advantage of their brief stay in Jordan to exchange trade and investment views with their Jorda