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August 27, 2015

Syrian and Jordanian children to premiere "Oliver Twist" in Arabic in Jordan next month. (Showbiz411.com)
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Syrian and Jordanian children to premiere "Oliver Twist" in Arabic in Jordan next month.
A handout picture released by the official Jordanian news agency on Feb. 8, 2015 shows a squadron of UAE F-16 fighters stationed in one of Jordan's air bases to support it in strikes against Daesh. (AFP/Petra)
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Spokesman Mohammad Momani said Jordan will also "start comprehensive operations against Daesh."

August 26, 2015

Jordanian King Abdullah and Russian President Vladimir Putin met in Moscow on Tuesday to discuss better cooperation to improve Jordan's infrastructure. (AFP/File)
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Jordanian King Abdullah and Russian President Vladimir Putin met in Moscow on Tuesday to discuss better cooperation to improve Jordan's infrastructure.

August 25, 2015

Jordanian Prime Minister Abdullah Ensour and Stefan Löfven, Prime Minister of Sweden. (World Water Week)
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Abdullah Ensour addressed the opening of the conference on "Water for Development", highlighting Jordan's acute water crisis and need for international assistance.
Both Easy Taxi and Uber are slightly more expensive than traditional taxis. (AFP/File)
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Easy Taxi and Uber are easing public transportation and cab-flagging woes in the Jordanian capital.

August 24, 2015

So far, “Theeb” has been commercially released in the United Arab Emirates, Lebanon, Jordan, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Palestine, Egypt and Switzerland. ()
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Jordanian film "Theeb" lands in Iraqi cinemas on Thursday.
Jordan's border guards detained two people who tried to enter the country from Syria over the weekend. (AFP/File)
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Jordan's border guards detained two people who tried to enter the country from Syria over the weekend.

August 23, 2015

Egypt-owned gas company EGAS is seeking four LNG cargoes to be delivered to Jordan's Aqaba gas terminal. (AFP/File)
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Egypt-owned gas company EGAS is seeking four LNG cargoes to be delivered to Jordan's Aqaba gas terminal.

August 22, 2015

Al Musabalah Company's lawsuit filed two years ago claimed the Social Security Investment Fund failed to sell the firm's stake at a bank.
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Al Musabalah Company's lawsuit filed two years ago claimed the Social Security Investment Fund failed to sell the firm's stake at a bank.
The new center is aimed to provide specialized rescue services, patient transfer and air ambulance operations. (AFP/Massoud Hossani)
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Jordan's King Abdullah on Thursday announced the new center that aims to provide specialized rescue and patient transfer services.

August 21, 2015

A mother sits alongside her son, a thalassemia patient, as he receives blood in Peshawar, Pakistan on Dec. 4, 2014. (AFP/File)
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For some Arab couples, thalassemia isn't just a disorder; it's a final hurdle to face before they're granted their marriage license.

August 20, 2015

A report by the Central Bank of Jordan showed Jordanians' debt-to-income ratio jumped significantly last year. (Shutterstock)
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A report by the Central Bank of Jordan showed Jordanians' debt-to-income ratio jumped significantly last year.

August 19, 2015

The refugee schools will open on time thanks to donors that helped solve the UN's budgetary crisis. (AFP/File)
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The refugee schools will open on time thanks to donors that helped solve the UN's budgetary crisis.
Russia's President Vladimir Putin (R) shakes hands with Jordan's King Abdullah II during their meeting at the Novo-Ogaryovo state residence outside Moscow, on April 9, 2014. (AFP/File)
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The two leaders will attend the opening day of the MAKS-2015 air show in Russia on August 25 and will meet with President Vladimir Putin.

August 18, 2015

The government said it expects to receive more financial assistance within the next year. (AFP/File)
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The government said it expects to receive more financial assistance within the next year.
An annual report on Jordan's human rights conditions criticized the country for the lack of clear legislation that specifies crimes against national security. (AFP/File)
09:43 GMT
An annual report on Jordan's human rights conditions criticized the country for the lack of clear legislation that specifies crimes against national security.
Picture courtesy: the-afc
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Jordan women’s national football team is facing an uphill task to best prepare for upcoming qualifiers and competitions.

August 17, 2015

Welcome to the non rules of the road in Amman. (AFP/File)
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Welcome to the non rules of the road in Amman.
The Amman Chamber of Industry said hundreds of factories have closed as raw materials accumulate at warehouses. (AFP/File)
16:43 GMT
The Amman Chamber of Industry said hundreds of factories have closed as raw materials accumulate at warehouses.
The New York Branch of the Arab Banking Corporation is pictured Aug. 14, 2014 at 3rd Avenue in New York. (AFP/Don Emmert)
16:29 GMT
Arab Bank said the company was financially sound after a settlement on charges of providing services to Hamas.

August 16, 2015

Arab Bank's headquarters in Amman, Jordan. (Wikipedia)
06:32 GMT
Long-standing terrorism-funding case has reached an undisclosed settlement, one year after guilty verdict.

August 15, 2015

The hashtag #OpenJordan began trending in Amman on Saturday when activists came together to talk about Internet freedom. (AFP/Jay Directo)
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The hashtag #OpenJordan began trending in Amman on Saturday when activists came together to talk about Internet freedom.