Jordan

October 24, 2000

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US President Bill Clinton and King Abdullah of Jordan are to sign a free trade agreement Tuesday that breaks new ground by embodying provisions to pro

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Just two weeks after starting remote trading, six out of 26 brokerage firms have started trading from their offices instead of the stock market floor, according to a statement by the Amman Stock Excha

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The Jordan Phosphate Mines Company (JPMC) has denied reports that the company was negotiating the sale of its Aqaba complex.

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The Jordan Phosphate Mines Company recorded heavy losses in mid-year results due to the financial allocations for early retirement, a decline in sales and an increase in operational costs, a company s

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Jordanian potash continues to gain greater acceptance in the Chinese market, as larger quantities head to the Far Eastern destination.

October 23, 2000

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Jordan's Muslim Brotherhood on Monday said the results of the weekend Arab summit were a "calamity" that did not reflect the wishes of the Arab people

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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