Category: News & Views

COVID-19

WB Group Increases COVID-19 Response to $14 Billion

To Help Sustain Economies and Protect Jobs, the World Bank Group Increases COVID-19 Response to $14 Billion. The World Bank and IFC’s Boards of Directors approved an increased $14 billion package of fast-track financing to assist companies and countries in…

Princess Lamia Al Saud

Princess Lamia Al Saud: UN-Habitat Goodwill Ambassador for Arab States

HRH Princess Lamia Bint Majed Al Saud appointed as first ever UN-Habitat Regional Goodwill Ambassador for Arab States. Princess Lamia Bint Majed Al Saud, Secretary General of Alwaleed Philanthropies, chaired by Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, has…

Solar Water

Official Partnership: UK firm Solar Water Plc and JPMC

The British Ambassador Edward Oakden, hosted on Tuesday a signing ceremony of the official partnership between the UK firm Solar Water Plc and the Jordan Phosphate Mines Company (JPMC). The ceremony was held to celebrate one of the largest UK technology…

airports

AIRPORTS OF THE FUTURE: 10 PREDICTIONS FOR THE NEXT DECADE

Ten (10) bold predictions about the technology shaping how passengers will move through the airports of the future, as unveiled by SITA, the leading IT provider for the air transport industry. The airport experience has morphed dramatically in the past…

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….

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…