Jordan

August 21, 2000

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The Internet may feel like a place where you roam anonymously and privately, but with every foray onto the Internet, your PC actively exchanges information with other computers. So just how private an

August 20, 2000

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UN special envoy Tom Eric Vraalsen has held meetings with Sudanese officials to discuss a UN-sponsored humanitarian assistance program for war-ravaged

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Jordan’s Jazira have outclassed neighbors Wehdat in a fast-paced game Saturday night at the Sport City Center while Bulgaria tormented Saudi Arabia 95

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The UK-based United Bank of Kuwait (UBK) officially announced last week its offering of $100 million international three-year notes, which will carry a floating rate.

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This summer has resulted in a substantial rise in air-conditioner sales throughout Jordan, with local suppliers expecting the sales boom to continue for another two months at least.

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One third of the companies have supplied the bourse with their half- year results despite the Amman Stock Exchange's (ASE) strict instructions to its listed firms to submit their results, bourse sourc

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The Export and Finance Bank recorded a 33.3 percent increase in mid-year net profits, according to a statement released by the bank this week.

August 19, 2000

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Jordan’s Al-Ahly, along with fellow Jordanians the Orthodox Club, advance to round two of the International Basketball Championship, held at the Sport

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Five people have been drowned, and two more injured in a well in a southern Jordanian village, after an attempt to mend a broken pump went tragically

August 17, 2000

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The first game of the International Basketball Championship has started at the Sport City Center in Amman between Egypt’s Olympic National team and Bu

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A senior Jordanian official has been charged with bribery by the anti-corruption unit agents, who busted him as he was about to receive a sum of money

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The Jordan Handball Federation (JHF) cancels the final match between Saudi Arabia and Kuwait after acts of hooliganism among fans and players in the W

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TBWA, one of the world’s 10 largest advertising agencies, has established a presence in Jordan, in partnership with local interests. The Amman office will be known as TBWA/Raad/Dajany.

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The attorney of a 25-year-old man, who was sentenced by the Court of Cassation to be handed to a neighboring country on charges of issuing bad checks, said he will produce new evidence in court to try

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The General Price Index of the Amman Stock Exchange (ASE) on Tuesday dipped by 1.3 percent as a result of a decline in the share prices of the Arab Bank, the bourse's leading blue chip.