Daily Archives: June 11, 2015

Jordanian Project “Hemitna” Wins Award at Global Youth Forum

The Global Youth Forum (GYF) 2015 took place this year in Dubai, organized by the CSR Division of Al Ahli Holding Group (AAHG) in partnership with Dubai SME and sponsored by Sony Mobile, Zabeel Ladies Club, Emirates Islamic Bank, Microsoft,…

Hotel Electricity Rate Cut: A Misguided Move

The decision to slash electricity rates for hotels won’t do anything to solve the crisis in Jordan’s tourism sector. By Jawad J. Abbassi Jordan’s tourism sector plays an important role in the Kingdom’s economy. According to the Ministry of Tourism…

Jordan’s Gaping Gender Wage Gap

By Jane Hosking If men and women have the same job and do the same work, they should be paid the same wage, right? While this may seem like simple logic, the reality, however, is quite often a different story….