Author Archives: Yousef Baarah

About Yousef Baarah

Yousef is Venture Magazine’s Principal Associate and Head of Business & Concept Development. He can be reached at yousef.b@alfaridah.com.jo

TOP STARTUPS IN JORDAN TO INVEST IN

The WEF Fourth Industrial Revolution Startups By Haya Issa The World Economic Forum, in partnership with the International Finance Corporation, have selected the top 100 Arab world startups that are transforming the MENA region and reshaping the future in the…

Terminal

MAKING JORDAN THE TERMINAL OF CHOICE

The Public-Private Partnership that’s revamping transport for Jordan The Aqaba Container Terminal (ACT) is Jordan’s only container port. With a capacity of 1.2 million TEUs (twenty-foot equivalent unit), and 1 km of berthing, capable of servicing ultra-large container ships, it…

EIB

EIB: BUILDING ECONOMIC RESILIENCE IN JORDAN

The European Investment Bank (EIB) aims to invest USD 1 billion during 2019-2020 Over four decades, the European Investment Bank has been supporting the Jordanian economy by investing in projects that make a difference in people’s life. The Bank financed…

aviation

The Business of Freedom: AVIATION

Jordan’s tourism and aviation outlook in 2019: waiting in the wings. Insights into the latest aviation trends, future outlook for the industry and ongoing challenges in Jordan as well as the wider region, as briefed to Venture, in a media…

Jordan

Why Jordan? The JOURNAL 2019 Edition

Jordan is a country with vast business growth potential and many competitive advantages. Jordan’s stability and strategic location have been reinforced with sound economic policies and a vision that ensures that Jordan will become a key market in the MENA…

Energy Transition

World’s Energy Transition in Doubt

The World Economic Forum’s Fostering Effective Energy Transition report calls for urgent action on the part of policy-makers and business to safeguard energy development for future generations. Fostering Effective Energy Transition report is part of the World Economic Forum’s System…

Pikasso

PIKASSO CELEBRATES THE BEST OUT-OF-HOME CAMPAIGNS

The annual Pikasso d’Or Awards, a competition showcasing the best creative work in out-of-home, has announced its 2018 winners. Embodying creative excellence and producing breakthrough work in the industry, the honorees were celebrated during the 17th annual ceremony on Sunday,…

Japanese Grant

Japanese Grant Assistance

A Japanese Grant of US$ 60,779 for the Project for Renewal of Kitchen Equipment to Support Income Generation for Women from Low Income Families The Government of Japan has decided to extend a grant of sixty thousand seven hundred and…