Monthly Archives: December 2014

Year in Pictures

The Events that Shaped 2014 From the rise of ISIS and the triple airline catastrophes of Malaysian airlines, to Africa’s deadly Ebola outbreak and Israel’s war on Gaza, it often seemed like 2014 was overburdened with horrific events. But even…

A World Divided

As we prepare to head into 2015, we find the world’s economies split between those ready for growth, and those teetering on the brink of recession. By Sameer Massis It was 160 years ago this month that Louis Pasteur stood…

An Animated Discussion

Animation studios from across the region gathered for a special session at last month’s MENA ICT forum in Amman to discuss the challenges facing their industry, which include a paucity of investment, high operating costs, poor promotional channels, and a…

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MedLabs and Curves Sign Agreement

MedLabs Consultancy Group, the leading network of medical laboratories in the Middle East, signed a cooperation agreement with Curves for Women, an international Ladies gym with 4 branches in Amman, to raise health awareness and preventive medicine practice and highlight…

From Yahoo! to Vyu

After helping shape the region’s digital landscape through Maktoob, Ahmed Nassef now has his sights set on changing the way we watch TV. By Elisa Oddone Regional Internet pioneer Ahmed Nassef, who left his senior position at Yahoo last year,…

LG Electronics Academy Holds Training Workshop

LG Electronics Academy recently held a training workshop on the features of the latest iteration of LG’s Multi V4 central air conditioning system, which is known for consuming up to 60% less energy than conventional air conditioners. The workshop targeted…

Orange Jordan Signs Exclusive Partnership

Orange Jordan recently announced its strategic partnership with Advanced Real Estate Investment Company (AREIC) and Sawa General Investments, which was formalized through a mutual cooperation agreement signed by Orange Jordan’s Deputy CEO / CEO of Jordan Data communication Company and…

Ahli Bank Supports Female Entrepreneurs

As part of its continued efforts to empower female entrepreneurs, Jordan Ahli Bank recently sponsored the TGF 20:20 Initiative — a two-day training workshop organized by Trestle Group Foundation at the Sheraton AL Nabeel Hotel in Amman. The workshop was…

UCA Elected Student Council Winner

As a part of Universal Civilizations Academy’s (UCA) agenda we seize every vital opportunity that comes along to connect our students with the outside world and to put emphasis on the importance of every child’s role in life. AtUCA,justice, education,…

Bank of Jordan Provides e-FAWATEERcom Service

Bank of Jordan has recently launched e-FAWATEERcom service under the supervision and management of the Central Bank of Jordan, which allows  all Bank of  Jordan customers to pay their bills any time, anywhere by downloading bank of Jordan mobile applicationon…