Jordan

September 13, 2000

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King Abdullah II of Jordan is a keen believer in his country’s high-tech future. Inspired by the King’s vision, several recent government initiatives work to create as many as 30,000 new high-skilled

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Jordan and the Palestinian territories will engage in door-to-door trade from October 1 with trucks rolling in and out past Israeli controls without having to transship their loads.

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Malaysian International Trade and Industry Minister Rafidah Aziz on Tuesday called on Jordan and other Arab nations to invest in her country and take advantage of the economic recovery there. For Arab

September 12, 2000

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King Abdullah II of Jordan has decided to donate a number of prizes from his private resources to a new festival, The Jordanian Music Festival.

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Starting October 1st Jordan and the Palestinian territories will have an open trade line between them without having to transship their loads.

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The Joint Jordanian Iraqi Higher Committee is expected to hold a meeting next month to discuss the prospect of raising the ceiling of the trade protocol between Jordan and Iraq.

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Over the last thirty years, Jordan has been called an oil economy without oil, because it, like the oil rich Gulf countries, has seen its fortune made and unmade with the rise and fall in oil prices.

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Prince Faisal called for a greater measure of regional cooperation to achieve the aspired for economic progress.

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A team of British Airways consultants ended Sunday a visit to Amman to investigate the possibility of buying a stake in Jordan\'s flag carrier Royal Jordanian (RJ), the latter\'s chief executive Nader

September 11, 2000

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A team of British Airways consultants ended Sunday a visit to Amman to investigate the possibility of buying a stake in Jordan's national carrier Roya

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Al-Bawaba portal, the first to offer original pan-Arabic contents, plans to bring the Middle East souk on-line. It is the largest internet content and

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Jordanian scientists hope that advice and information from biotechnology experts can help them weigh the pros and cons of applying biotechnology in the Kingdom.

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A leading Jordanian trade negotiator said on Saturday that a proposed free trade agreement with the US could be reached during the next round of negotiations slated to start on Monday in Washington.

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A team of British Airways consultants ended Sunday a visit to Amman to investigate the possibility of buying a stake in Jordan's flag carrier Royal Jordanian (RJز

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Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Jordan (CBJ) Ahmad Mustafa on Saturday said that CBJ will continue its monetary policy aimed at maintaining the stability of the dinar and the Kingdom's foreign