October 10, 2000
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Hundreds of Palestinian refugees protesting "Israeli massacres" over the past week clashed with riot police Thursday at the Wihdat refugee camp in the
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
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
Tens of Jordanian protestors in Amman were beaten up Wednesday as security forces cracked down violently on a demonstration protesting the Israeli mas
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.