August 23, 2000
Our urge to privatize — and we in Jordan have taken many serious steps in this very direction recently — seems to be largely justified; at one level, in fact, it seems to be the natural, logical, thin
Jordanian businessmen are hopeful that an anticipated bilateral free trade accord with Syria will place their exports on equal footing with those of their northern neighbor.
Trade with Iraq has slipped drastically as a result of 11 years of sanctions, which have affected not only overland bilateral trade, but also activities at Aqaba Port, the Kingdom's sole shipping outl
International oil and gas exploitation firms will have a chance to explore and invest in Jordan's largely untapped natural resources in the near future, said a Natural Resources Authority (NRA) senior
August 22, 2000
The Jordanian Education Ministry will open 50 new kindergartens in the country's underprivileged areas as of the coming scholastic year, a ministry of
Journey2arabia.com, a new Jordanian start-up Internet company, aims to become the largest online travel agency specializing in travel to and within th
The Arab Symposium to Counter Normalization with Israel will continue their deliberations on ways to fight what they call "Israeli infiltrations into
Egypt’s Olympic National team defeated Saudi Arabia’s Al-Ansar in round one of the basketball championship in Amman, while Yugoslavia’s Zastava won ag
Jordan has expressed "surprise" over reports from Peru implicating Jordan in a gun-running operation to Marxist rebels in Colombia.
Jordan's Islamic-controlled professional unions hosted Monday a conference to denounce attempts at normalizing ties with Israel, with speakers saying any such move contradicted Islam.
Starting today, a local insurance company intends to bring Jordan's credit insurance services into a new era by offering coverage for purchases of computers and their accessories.
August 21, 2000
Jordan's King Abdullah II will be named "Sport King of the World." He will receive the Gold Order of the International Body Building Federation (IFBB)
Egypt’s Al-Ahly outlasted Jordan’s Wehdat Sunday night at the Sport City Arena, while in the battle of the better Jordanian team, Orthodox stunned Al-
Jordan's army chief of staff Lieutenant General Yousef Malkawi was due in Israel early Monday to meet Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Barak ahead of talks
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