Jordan

August 20, 2000

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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.

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The Contractors Association and the Steel Marketing Company have not ended "a conflict over the high prices of steel bars in Jordan," a senior association official said on Sunday.

August 16, 2000

03:00 GMT

The General Price Index of the Amman Stock Exchange (ASE) on Tuesday dipped by 1.3 per cent as a result of a decline in the share prices of the Arab B

03:00 GMT

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.

03:00 GMT

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.

03:00 GMT

A Central Bank of Jordan's report said that growth rate this year is expected to reach 3 percent while the rate of inflation will remain under control.