Jordan

September 18, 2000

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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.

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AMMAN — Minister of Energy Wael Sabri on Thursday did not rule out the possibility of increasing oil prices in Jordan if Iraq, the Kingdom's major oil supplier, decides to hike the price of oil it exp

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A service to receive information and news via mobile phone has been launched recently in a joint effort by software developers Access to Arabia, the <I>Jordan Times</I>, and mobile phone service provi

September 16, 2000

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Five Jordanian students are currently studying at Ort Brauda College in Karmiel, Israeli Wires agency reported Saturday. According to the agency, seve

September 15, 2000

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MobileCom, Jordan's second mobile service provider, launched Friday with a package of services and offers expected to make the service accessible and