Jordan

May 12, 2000

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Relatives of four Jordanian men jailed in Israel launched Friday a hunger strike to press for their release, the brother of one of the prisoners said

May 11, 2000

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By Shady Janzeir  The first day of the 2000 Jordan International Rally ended Thursday with UAE’s Mohammad Ben Sulayem and his long-time co-driver Rona

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By Amjad Baker   Twenty-three racing cars set off Thursday morning from King Abdullah Garden, Amman speeding to the finish line of the two-day Jordan'

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King Abdullah II of Jordan is to visit Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, starting May 16, a Jordanian diplomat in UAE told AFP Wednesday. "Th

May 9, 2000

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Fourteen Jordanian professional unions have threatened a boycott of an Amman hotel if it hosts an Israeli embassy reception Wednesday commemorating th

May 7, 2000

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National airline Royal Jordanian is actively looking for investors ahead of its full privatization this year, after a recovery in performance from a d

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As of the end of April 1999, non-Jordanian (foreigners and Arab) investment deals at Amman Financial Market (AFM) for the year so far totaled $35.7 million (22.3 percent of total trade volume). The v

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Merrill Lynch International, the global giant in financial management and consulting, opened an office in Amman last week, as part of efforts to capitalize on privatization plans in the Kingdom. With

May 6, 2000

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By Noura Wazani The participation of the Kuwaiti Parliamentary delegation in the Inter-Parliamentary Union Conference, which ended Saturday in Amman,

May 5, 2000

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The Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) backed the right of return for Palestinian refugees Friday at the end of a heated debate between Arabs and Israeli

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By Shady Janzeir  The 18th Jordan International Rally, the fourth round of the Middle East Rally Championship will launch on 11th May. Officials at th

May 3, 2000

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By Noura Wazani  The Palestinian refugees’ issue topped Wednesday the agenda of the open session of the 103rd Interparliamentary Union (IPU) Conferenc

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 The Jordanian government has decided against increases in the cost of essential items and public services which had been expected as part of the c

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By Noura Wazani  A Kuwaiti lawmaker blasted the Iraqi regime and said it caused the suffering of its people. Head of the Kuwaiti parliamentary delegat

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By Amjad Baker  Technical and managing directors of the Jordanian Wehdat Club submitted on Tuesday their resignation letters in protest of the club’s