Jordan

August 26, 2000

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The first Jordanian-Algerian pharmaceutical joint venture is set to start production early next year in the Algerian capital, officials said on Thursd

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More than 5,000 Jordanians have staged the country's largest anti-peace rally in nearly a decade, demanding Palestinian sovereignty over east Jerusale

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State-run wheat silos and warehouses will be privatized soon, a senior Trade Ministry official told Jordan Times on Thursday.  \"Privatization will he

August 24, 2000

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Jordan's King Abdullah II has agreed to visit Libya next month and spoke by telephone Thursday with Libyan leader Moamer Kadhafi.

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Jordan has hit at Peruvian accusations of illegal arms supply, saying shipments have been legal and meant for Peru.

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Egypt’s Olympic National team humiliated Jordan’s Al-Ahli 82-55, Wednesday night, while Jordan’s Jazira proved no match for Bulgaria’s Yambolgas, achi

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Peruvian officials say that Jordan's former chief-of-staff is one of the "direct participants" in a ring that smuggled guns from Jordan to Colombia vi

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Journey2arabia.com, a new Jordanian Internet start-up company, is launching a regional travel website. The company aims to become the largest online travel agency specializing in travel to and within

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The US goverment signed a grant agreement Wednesday to provide Jordan $50 million to help it reduce its external debt and bolster foreign exchange reserves. The grant is the last portion of an overall

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Jordan’s only seaport, Aqaba, has seen the the volume of cargo exported via its facilities rise 7 percent during the first six months of 2000, compared to the same period in 1999.

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Jordan's cement factory, one of the country's top earning industries, saw a 38 percent reduction in its net profits for the first half of 2000. Gains for the first six months of the year stood at 4.5

August 23, 2000

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Participants at the “Arab Symposium to Counter Normalization with the Zionist Enemy” proposed the formation of “one Arab front to resist normalization

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Conservative members of parliament are trying to introduce a ban on alcohol in Jordan.

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Libyan experts will visit Jordan soon under an agreement between the two countries to resume technical studies on a planned water conveyance project f

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Jordan hits back after Israel's President Moshe Katzav refused to meet King Abdullah in Tel Aviv, insisting the meeting should take place in Jerusalem