Monthly Archives: April 2016

Iva Trifonov

Iva Trifonov Appointed as New General Manager at Sheraton Amman Al Nabil

Sheraton Amman Al Nabil Hotel has welcomed Iva Trifonov as the property’s new General Manager and the Area Manager of Starwood Hotels & Resorts in Jordan. Mrs. Trifonov’s appointment coincided the International Women’s Day, to become by that the first…

Umniah CEO Ziad Shatara

Umniah on the Up

Now that the uncertainty surrounding its possible sale has been put to rest, Umniah is keen to show that it remains one of the big hitters in Jordan’s competitive telecoms market by releasing a package of new services with 4G…

Minister of Finance Omar Malhas at the Euromoney Conference

Jordan to Begin Talks With IMF on $700-$800 Million EFF

Jordan is expected to begin talks with the IMF this month to try to secure an Extended Fund Facility (EFF) with the international lender worth between $700 and $800 million. The talks come after Jordan successfully completed a three-year, $2…

King's Academy

King’s Academy hosts art night fundraiser

King’s Academy hosted a fundraising “art night” on April 22 at the Jordan National Gallery of Fine Arts to benefit the school’s Department of Fine and Performing Arts and to raise awareness about the arts in Jordan. The sold-out event…

MediaScope

MediaScope publishes twelfth edition of Who’s Who in Jordan’s ICT

MediaScope, a Jordan-based publishing, events and digital media company, has published the twelfth edition of Who’s Who in Jordan’s Information & Communication Technology (ICT), which was first published by the company in 1998. This publication is the sole directory of…

The Princess Royal

The Princess Royal to be honoured at the Longines Ladies Awards 2016

 Longines is proud to announce the attendance of Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal at the fourth running of the Longines Ladies Awards ceremony, during which she will be honoured for her achievements at the very highest level of global…

Tahboub

Tahboub Automotive Announces The Launch of All New ‘Stunning Civic’

The Jordanian International Automobile Trading Company (Tahboub Automotive), the certified distributor of Honda vehicles in Jordan, announced the launch of all new ‘Stunning Civic’ during the press conference held at the company’s showroom located at Mecca Street, on Monday, April…

The Mobile World Congress (MWC)

MWC Special

The Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona is easily one of the biggest events on the consumer tech calendar. This year’s edition featured some impressive pieces of kit. Here are four that really stood out. By Laith Abou-Ragheb   LG…

Audi Boss Eyes Clear Road Ahead

Even with the challenges posed by low oil prices and an ongoing emission scandal, Audi Volkswagen’s regional chief Benoit Tiers predicts a bright future for his brand in the region. By Ghaith Madadha With sales of 11,000 cars, Audi said…