Jordan

August 27, 2000

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Jordan occupies a strategic location in the Middle East, and is an important crossroad for regional energy integration. Jordan also is a potential alternative transit center for oil and gas exports fr

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State-run wheat silos and warehouses will be privatized soon. Privatization is to help wheat silos and warehouses to function on a commercial and profitable basis and to ensure more efficient manageme

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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.

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VP of software giant Microsoft, Jonathan Murray, met the Jordanian deputy prime minister and minister of economic affairs, Mohammad Halaiqa, on Thursday to discuss finalizing an agreement for employin

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Turkish company FNSS Nurol on Friday signed a $300-million deal to supply 211 armoured cars to the Malaysian army. It is the biggest arms deal signed by a private Turkish company to a foreign client.

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Coming up with money to invest has always been an obstacle to setting up joint ventures, especially for small businesses. But in the Mediterranean region, this may become a problem of the past, thanks

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In developing economies like Jordan's, clashes between traditional and global business standards crop up with ever-increasing frequency especially given the difficulty of building personal relationshi

August 26, 2000

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Bulgaria’s Yambolgas will advance to the semifinals after defeating both Jordanian teams Jazira and the Orthodox Club. Jazira will also advance, repre

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Two Saudi nationals, including a four-year-old child, were killed and 13 others injured when a bus carrying them overturned east of Amman.

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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