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passengers arriving at airports and those who show symptoms of the disease will be asked if they visited Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea, the three West African countries hit hardest by the deadliest Ebola outbreak (AFP/ File Archive).
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Travellers entering Jordan from Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea will be monitored and undergo necessary checkups at the airport, according to the Ministry of Health.

October 22, 2014

Israeli forces recently imposed restrictions on Palestinian worshipers entering the Al Aqsa Mosque, in order for Jewish settlers to access the site (File/AFP)
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Jordan's representative to the UN Security Council, Dina Kawar, said Israel is "determined" to provoke Palestinians by imposing restrictions on worshipers entering Islam's third most holiest site, Al Asqa Mosque.

October 21, 2014

Fuel prices in Jordan are “expensive” and do not match the average income of the majority of people, Majali said.
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The drop in international oil prices is good news for Jordanians, if it is reflected “fairly” on domestic fuel prices.
can cover the country’s needs for around 275 years, according to Khaled Shraideh.
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The Kingdom’s oil shale reserves rank fifth worldwide in terms of quantity.
King Abdullah speaks during the UN General Assembly, September 24, 2014 (File/AFP)
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King Abdullah of Jordan said "there is no grey area" in battling terrorism and warned against IS militants creating a civil war in Islam.

October 20, 2014

For the MENA region, economic dynamics are increasingly diverging between the GCC countries and the rest of the region.
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The decline in oil prices will provide significant boost to the oil importing countries in the Middle East.

October 19, 2014

Some sources claim that over 1,000 Jordanians are currently fighting alongside IS in Iraq and Syria. (AFP/File)
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Hard-line Jordanian Salafists Omar Mahdi Zeidan and Saad Hneity have joined the Islamic State (IS) terrorist group in Syria.
ICT experts downplayed the impact of Yahoo’s decision to close its office in Amman, but urged authorities to do more to make Jordan more attractive for international ICT companies.
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They said the US Internet giant’s decision to shut down its office in Amman before the end of the year — thus terminating 80 jobs and relocating some staff — is part of Yahoo’s efforts to cut down costs in its international operations.

October 17, 2014

The value of investments of Jordanians in Turkey is around 500 million euros (JD450 million), in Egypt over JD350 million and over JD50 million in London’s real estate market
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The UAE is the biggest market for Jordanian property investors, he said, indicating that the drive behind Jordanian investments in other markets is the incentives they are offered abroad.

October 15, 2014

The Jordanian star concluded the annual event with a blend of classical and traditional songs. (Image: Macadinahhas.net)
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Jordanian artist Macadi Nahhas dazzles Bahrain Music Festival days after giving birth.

October 13, 2014

The market in Amman, which is being removed to make space for a parking lot (AFP/ File Archive).
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Twenty-six suspects were referred to court over their involvement in riots in downtown Amman on Saturday night