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Printing

PRINTING AND CONVERTING MASTERS

THE VERY BEST FOR PRINTING AND CONVERTING IN MAY AT FIERA MILANO. Print4All is just around the corner. From 29 May to 1 June, the entire printing industry – converting, package printing, labeling, commercial and industrial printing – will be converging on a unique…

Development Center

The Business Development Center is getting Jordan to work

The Business Development Center is not only training young Jordanians on the actual skills needed in the local job market, but also helping them land jobs or start their own enterprises. By Dina al Wakeel Photography by Alaa al-Sukhny Jordan’s…

Quattroporte

The original race-bred luxury sedan

From its debut in 2013 until the first quarter of 2017, the flagship Maserati Sedan has been delivered to 31,400 customers in 69 countries, making it the best-selling Quattroporte in history. The exterior of the Quattroporte was elegantly restyled for 2017…

startup scene

Course Correction: How to get Jordan’s startup scene back on track

Changing the course of Jordan’s startup scene and reinvigorating the country’s entrepreneurial spirit will require an honest assessment of the stubborn challenges that many startups still face. By Rasha Manna In mid-2012, my career focus shifted from investment banking to…

technology sector

Women in tech

Although women are still facing major challenges in Jordan’s information and communications technology sector, they are upbeat about their future prospects. By Cesilia Faustina Tamara Abdul Jaber, the founder of ICT consulting firm Palma Consulting, summs up her view of…

women of Jordan

Women of Jordan: Nour Jarrar

Women of Jordan – Part Three Nour Jarrar was sure that one day she would head a bank. She realized this dream at the beginning of 2018 when she was appointed CEO of CitiBank N.A. after spending more than 14…

Mediterranean

Mercato Mediterraneo: Food and culture of the Mediterranean

In cooperation with the Italian Trade Agency in Amman, Venture had the privilege of attending the first edition of the Mercato Mediterraneo in Rome, Italy at the Fiera di Roma venue. The 4-day event was dedicated to the development of…

design

The Business of Design

Sima Najjar’s design platform is aiming to help designers get creative and business savvy. Over the past decade, serial entrepreneur Sima Najjar has built and sold several companies, including a website dedicated to creating Arabic content. Her latest project is…

UN official

Sara Ferrer Olivella

Sara Ferrer Olivella took up her role as the UNDP country director for Jordan at the start of 2017. The UN official was the regional advisor for the UNDP in New York prior to moving to the Kingdom. She says…