Monthly Archives: May 2016

The hub

The Hub Advertising Holds its Annual Labor Day Celebration

The Hub Advertising & Marketing held their annual Labor Day Celebration with full attendance from all management members and staff. This year’s celebration which was held last Saturday May 30, 2016, was distinguished by so many new and outstanding sports…

Samsung

Samsung launches breakthrough application that protects your eyes

 Samsung Safety Screen application helps users hold mobile devices at an ideal viewing distance Samsung has announced the launch of the Samsung Safety Screen application that helps users, especially young children, hold their mobile devices at an ideal viewing distance…

Prix de Diane

Elegant Garden Party in heart of Prix de Diane Longines Ecstatic Races

The Prix de Diane Longines 2016 edition was officially launched at the press conference organized by France Galop and Longines, the Title Partner, the Official Timekeeper and the Official Watch of one of the year’s most hotly-contested racecourses. On Sunday…

Deloitte

Deloitte: Record Revenues Despite Premier League Investment in Players

Second consecutive year of Premier League pre-tax profitability for the first time this century Premier League clubs’ pre-tax profits of close to £120m, down from £190m in 2013/14 Premier League clubs have operating profits of almost £550m, the second highest…

Ayla Oasis

Ayla Oasis Signs Renewable Energy Power Agreement

Ayla Oasis Development Company (Ayla) has signed a Power Wheeling agreement with the Electricity Distribution Company (EDCO) to provide renewable energy to cover the consumption of its various components in Aqaba. Under the agreement, electricity will be generated by a…

Alsharbatly

Alsharbatly won Asian leg of Longines Global Champions Tour

Abdullah Alsharbatly on Tobalio won the Longines Global Champions Tour Grand Prix of Shanghai, the highlight of the weekend, on Saturday 30 April. Being the Title Partner and the Official Timekeeper of the Longines Global Champions Tour, Longines is glad…

KHALED TOUKAN

Venture at 10: Khaled Toukan

Khaled Toukan, Chairman of the Jordan Atomic Energy Commission (JAEC) Date of the Interview: May 2014 In May 2014, just as the debate around Jordan’s nuclear power program was reaching its zenith, Venture spoke to Khaled Toukan, chairman of the JAEC….

school

A Long-Needed Law

A sweeping new law is finally about to come into force should give public transportation in Jordan a big boost. By Hazem Zureiqat After three years of gathering dust in parliament, a new law that governs passenger transport in Jordan…

OMAR RAZZAZ

Venture at 10: Omar Razzaz

Omar Razzaz, Former Chairman of the Privatization Evaluation Committee Date of Interview: May 2014 After many suspected major mistakes were made during Jordan’s controversial privatization drive, the government formed the Privatization Evaluation Committee in 2013. A year-long investigation led by…

KRISTINA KOSTIAL

Venture at 10: Kristina Kostial

Kristina Kostial, Former International Monetary Fund Mission Chief for Jordan Date of Interview: August 2015 To overcome persistent economic shocks, in 2012 Jordan successfully sought out a loan from the IMF in return for introducing a series of tough economic reforms….