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UK and Jordan

First Stop on Middle East Tour: Jordan & UK

Newly-appointed Minister for the Middle East makes Jordan first stop on Middle East tour Dr. Andrew Murrison, the new Minister of State at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office and Department for International Development, visited Jordan on his first overseas trip…

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How Private Sector Can Help Refugees?

Pioneering Study Examines How Private Sector Can Help Refugees in Africa, Middle East. Refugee communities can be further supported by the expansion of formal financing and business opportunities, and increasingly investors, businesses and local communities are interested in participating or…

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Enthronement of the new Emperor

Congratulating the Enthronement of the new Emperor of Japan at the Reception held by the Japanese Ambassador. On the 2nd of May, the Japanese Ambassador to Jordan H.E. Hidenao Yanagi held a reception at the Ambassador’s residence to celebrate the…

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…

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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…

OMD

OMD Named Global Media Agency of the Year 2019 by Adweek

OMD Worldwide, an Omnicom Media Group Agency, has been named Global Media Agency of the Year by Adweek, a leading media and advertising industry publication. In selecting OMD, Adweek cited the company’s impressive turnaround performance following a very challenging 2017…

RAILWAY NETWORK PROJECT IN JORDAN

The Saudi Jordanian Investment Fund (SJIF) and Aqaba Special Economic Zone Authority (ASEZA) to build a rail network in Jordan connecting Aqaba and Maan. The SJIF has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the ASEZA to invest more than…

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…