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
Film Jordan

Hollywood Executives Scout Jordan for Film & TV Projects

The Royal Film Commission – Jordan (RFC) hosted Hollywood film and television executives as part of the RFC’s annual familiarization (FAM) tour, from the 22nd until the 29th of September 2019. The participating high-level delegation included members of major American…

Jordan Ireland

Launch of the Jordan Ireland Business Association

The Jordan Ireland Business Association (JIBA) was officially launched under the patronage of the Minister of Industry, Trade and Supply, Dr. Tariq Hammouri, at a reception held in the St Régis Hotel, Amman, on Wednesday the 11th of September, 2019….

Emirates Announces New Executive Leadership Appointments

New executive leadership appointments for Emirates‘ operational, commercial and international affairs functions. Adel Al Redha is appointed Chief Operating Officer, Adnan Kazim is Chief Commercial Officer and Sheikh Majid Al Mualla is Divisional Senior Vice President, International Affairs. As Chief…

BENTLEY CONTINENTAL

Details of New Model Year BENTLEY CONTINENTAL GT Announced

Bentley has announced new model year details for its ground-breaking Continental GT, the GT V8, and the introduction of new features. A Panoramic Glass Roof is now available on the Bentley Continental GT W12, whilst High Gloss Carbon Fibre technical…

Saudi Transport Hajj season

Saudi Transport Sector Readiness for the Hajj Season 1440/2019

Saudi Arabia’s minister of transport H.E. Dr. Nabeel Al-Amudi assured the readiness of all transportation services in the holy cities of Makkah and Al Madinah for the Hajj season this year (9-14 August), after an inspection tour with the presidents…

Amazon IPO 1997-2019

If You Had Invested In Amazon’s IPO…

In 1994, the 30-year-old Jeff Bezos filed the paperwork to start a company called Cadabra, an online bookstore. Quickly re-named Amazon, after the world’s largest river, the company sold its first book one year later and went public in May…

Regus in Amman

Regus Expands in Jordan

With the opening of two new centers in Amman, Regus expands in Jordan. Leading global work space provider Regus has announced the opening of two new business centers in Amman, bringing the number of centers offered in Jordan to five….