Category: Interviews

Standard Chartered Jordan

Standard Chartered Jordan: POSITIVE PROJECTIONS AHEAD

Here for good: Standard Chartered’s commitment to Jordan’s finance sector CEO Jordan and Country Head of Corporate Banking, Muhannad Mukahall, envisions a steady future for Standard Chartered Jordan Bank and highlights the benefits of finance technologies. With over 20 years…

Cultural Heritage

The Values of Cultural Heritage

Preserving local treasures sustainably and responsibly to generate business and conserve our cultural heritage. HRH Princess Dana Firas believes that the conservation of Jordan’s cultural heritage contributes greatly to protecting Jordan’s identity and sustaining its development, alongside preserving the countless…

A Fine Insight

Fine Hygienic Holding’s goals for Jordan are similar to their own: growth, prosperity and success on an international level. FINE HYGIENIC HOLDING’s products have long been a staple in every Jordanian home. With a deeply rooted commitment to enhance the…

growth

Towards Jordan’s Sustainable Growth

Tackles issues relating to Jordan’s economic reform, sustainable growth and the Syrian refugee crisis. The Ministry of Planning and International Cooperation (MoPIC) is tackling issues in various fields including economic growth, education, and improving the standards of living of the…

Music

A Jordanian-Musical Prodigy

Karim Said was born in Amman, Jordan in 1988. At the age of 11, he moved to, London, England to study piano, composition, and conducting in Purcell School of Music and later at the Royal Academy of Music. He received…

Optimiza

OPTIMIZA: TIP OF THE ICEBERG

Optimiza CEO Majed Sifri believes the best is yet to come for his company, the technology market, and Jordan. Optimiza is a Jordanian company that hardly needs an introduction. It’s a leading digital transformation solutions provider that supports hundredsof regional…

ORANGE Jordan: Connecting the Community

Venture caught Orange Jordan’s CEO Thierry Marigny for this interview where he talked about Orange’s latest product offerings, its fiber optic network, its business challenges and long-term plans for Jordan. Tell us about your personal journey in the telecom world….

Facebook

Business Networking through Facebook

Thousands of women from Jordan and across the region have signed up to a business networking page on Facebook. By Dina Al Wakeel  Although networking Facebook page Women in Business was only created in March last year, it’s so far…

Parachute16

Parachute16 Works to Develop Entrepreneurial Ecosystem

After a series of ventures he founded failed to gain traction, Ghassan Halawa finally found success with an innovative consulting firm that offers help and advice to budding entrepreneurs, Parachute16. By Nada Atieh Photography by Ala’a Al Sukhny Ghassan Halawa’s…

cloud

Solutions in the Cloud

Amazon Web Services (AWS), the arm of the tech giant that provides on-demand cloud computing, is finally eyeing the Middle East market and plans to expand its services through more offices and partners. By Dina Al Wakeel AWS  held its…