Jordan

September 19, 2000

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Tourism professionals from 20 countries were told on Sunday that the new competitive edge in their industry is quality.

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It is not proper to deal with the industrial sector and pass judgement on its state of affairs as if it is composed of identical units. Every industry has its own specific set of circumstances. An exa

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The first Arab conference on electronic trade and intellectual property rights will open in Amman under royal patronage on Monday, with the participation of international experts and representatives o

September 18, 2000

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A man condemned to death Monday in absentia by a Jordanian court for plotting terrorist actions has denied that he was guilty and said he would face t

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Mobilcom, Jordan\'s second mobile service provider promised to enter the market “like a lion”, saying its pricing structure, announced on Wednesday, would “break down the barriers” to access to mobile

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The trading value on the Amman Stock Exchange declined by 23.6 percent in the first eight months of this year compared to the same period of 1999, the ASE's monthly bulletin showed on Saturday.

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Negotiations about a Canadian exploration project in Jordan have been going on for more than a year.

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The Governor of Aqaba district has announced that a number of major investment projects are planned for this region, to be commenced in the beginning of next year.

September 17, 2000

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Jordan's Police in the Balqa Governorate on Wednesday busted an attempt to illegally sell a 1,600-1,700-year-old naturally preserved mummy, the Jordan

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The Jordanian academic committee of the Higher Education Council has recommended that students who pass the Tawjihi (General School Certificate) resit

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A recently-published newspaper which promotes Jordan-Israeli peace was forced to print outside the kingdom because of opposition at home.

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Jordanian Arab Wings airline, fully owned by the national airline, Royal Jordanian, is currently working to increase the volume of tourism throughout the kingdom by offering additional links between t

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More than seventy Malaysian businesspeople representing both the public and private sectors have arrived in Jordan last week, as part of continuous efforts to explore potential business opportunities

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Prince Faisal, the Regent, lasty week opened a seminar on inter-Arab economic cooperation held to mark the 70th anniversary of the Arab Bank Ltd.

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Israel has agreed to ease restrictions on the method of transporting goods between Jordan and the Palestinian territories, setting the ground for increased trade between the two sides.