August 29, 2000
Jordan’s GSM operator MobileCom announced yesterday it has signed a dual currency loan facility, composed of $60 million tranche and 40 million Jordanian dinars tranche loan by a consortium of 18 loca
Jordan announced on Monday it planned no increases in domestic gasoline prices in 2000 despite higher global oil prices.
Another way of observing the vulnerable position of investors on capital markets (when compared with market consumers) is when one looks at the various legal protection accorded by law to the latter c
The increased legal awareness for investor protection is often attributed to the rapid development of the capitalist system which has moved from protecting rights mainly associated with land and prope
August 28, 2000
Jordan\'s Prime minister defended the performance of the recently privatized Jordan Telecommunications Company, pledging to pursue a sound privatization process.
The Jordanian government is working to achieve an economic growth rate of 3.5 percent for this year, up from the previous average of 2 percent.
Prime Minister Ali Abul Ragheb confirmed on Sunday that the longed for free trade agreement (FTA) with the US will not be officially endorsed this year.
As far as the economist, as well as the average man in the street, is concerned, the economy may recover and the standard of living may rise by pursuing one of two approaches.
With growth inching up and joblessness falling, things are looking better now for Jordan than they have for the past few years. This has mainly to do with the price of oil and improvements in the regi
Prime Minister Ali Abul Ragheb defended on Sunday the performance of the recently privatized Jordan Telecommunications Company (JTC) and pledged to pursue a sound privatization process.
Aligning Jordan's telecommunications infrastructure with world-class standards as a prerequisite for a thriving IT industry was the main theme highlighted at another technical strategy workshop recent
Imagine paying for your dinner without getting up from your seat in the restaurant, or even closing a business deal, all with a few simple clicks on your mobile phone. You don't need to imagine, sin
Providing car insurance is a losing proposition, mid-year results of three local insurance companies recently revealed. The Arab Life and Accidents Insurance Company, Jerusalem Insurance Company and t
August 27, 2000
The final of the International Basketball Championship saw Bulgaria’s Yambolgas sweep Egypt’s Olympic team, taking home the gold, while Egypt’s Al-Ahl
Jordan’s Prime Minister Ali Abu Ragheb has affirmed Jordan’s refusal of Israeli sovereignty over Jerusalem, stressing the kingdom's support of the Pal