Author Archives: Venture Staff

economic

The Jordanian Economy: A Macroeconomic Narrative

By JORDAN STRATEGY FORUM Economic narrative: The population of Jordan, estimated at 10.05 million in 2017, is composed of Jordanians (6.96 million) and non-Jordanians (3.09 million). As commonly known, the Syrian civil war has resulted in a large influx of…

Sharif Eye Centers

Sharif Eye Centers

Dr. Khaled Sharif is an internationally renowned Eye Surgeon who is the Founder and Medical Director of the Sharif Eye Centers Medical Group Inc.; a professional corporation dedicated to providing world-class laser vision correction procedures as well as comprehensive multi-subspecialty…

Lamborghini

Lamborghini SC18: the first ‘one-off’ created by Squadra Corse

A unique car developed by Lamborghini Squadra Corse in conjunction with the customer. Lamborghini Squadra Corse unveils the SC18, the first one-off in the history of the Sant’ Agata Bolognese motorsport division. The unique example, designed in synergy with the…

Hyatt Regency

Hyatt Regency Aqaba opens as the first Hyatt Regency Hotel in Jordan

Hyatt continues to grow its footprint in the Middle East with its first resort property in Jordan Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) announced the official opening of Hyatt Regency Aqaba Ayla Resort on 1st of December, Jordan’s first Hyatt Regency hotel and…

Al-Sughayer

Al-Sughayer: Ahed Bloc Proposing Solutions for Traders in Amman

The Ahed bloc candidates for the Amman Chamber of Commerce’s Board of Directors is ready to take on the challenges and concerns of merchants in Downtown Amman and Jabal Al Hussein Bloc member Falah Al-Sughayer commented in a press statement…

Dilmah

An Appreciation of Real Tea

Family Tea company Dilmah, founded by Merrill J.Fernando, a man who devoted his life to tea and spent nearly 70 years mastering the art of tea-making, has a unique response to this trend. It’s called Real Tea. Merrill J. Fernando…

Swiss brands

Most Valuable Swiss Brands

From world-renowned confectionery, watchmaking and financial services, to engineering brands, the Swiss economy demonstrates diversity and excellence, according to Brand Finance’s annual report on the most valuable Swiss brands. Luckily, some of them are present in Jordan. Nestlé Nestlé Group…

Alfa

A Truly ‘Alpha’ Super Saloon

Alfa Romeo’s new 503 bhp beast is set to snuff out its German rivals in a closely contested segment. As the high-performance version of Alfa Romeo’s recently resurrected Giulia sports saloon model line, the Quadrifoglio re-adopts a more sporting rear-drive…

September

Qatar to Create 1,000 jobs for Jordanians by September – Minister

Qatar will create 1,000 jobs for Jordanians by September as part of the wealthy Gulf state’s broader economic assistance package announced in the wake of this summer’s anti-austerity protests, Jordan’s Labor Minister Samir Murad said. The minister said job seekers…

entrepreneurs

Engaging Entrepreneurs

A leading Arab American businesswomen is eager to set Jordanian entrepreneurs and startups on the path to growth. By Nada Atieh Juman Doleh-Alomary, the head of IT auditing at Wayne State University in Detroit, led a session on designing business…