Tag: Water

National Water Carrier Project

$1.830b pledged for National Water Carrier Project — Planning Ministry

Minister of Planning and International Cooperation Nasser Shraideh on Thursday announced the results of “The Conference of Donors and Financiers of the National Water Carrier Project”, where $1.830 billion was pledged in grants and loans. The United States pledged a…

MIYA: For Every Water Question, an Answer

A Closer Look at MIYA and Its Solution for Jordan In Jordan, talking about the issue of water scarcity continues to be commonplace. Actually addressing it is still another matter entirely. In fact, many residents of the Kingdom, visitors from…

Water Supply

Together, For a Healthy, Abundant Water Supply

Leadership. Excellence. Innovation. These words are easily claimed as part of a company’s vision for itself and words that most organizations strive to turn into reality but that few actually do. At the European water operator MIYA, these words are…

Water Scarcity

Meeting the Challenge of Water Scarcity

The global population is increasing. Climate change warnings are escalating. Efficient use of resources is becoming even more crucial. One of those resources is water, where concerns are growing over access to clean, safe and sufficient sources. And while many parts…

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…

edge

The First Jordanian Institution to Achieve EDGE Certification

King Hussein Business Park (KHBP) becomes the first Jordanian institution to achieve EDGE Certification for Sustainability and Green Building. King Hussein Business Park announced that its main Headquarters building has been awarded the “EDGE – Excellence in Design for Higher…

refugee crisis

Countdown to NEOM

Saudi Arabia’s planned $500 billion NEOM mega-city could easily become one of the most important economic development projects in the MENA region. And Jordan would have an important part in making it a success. The wildly ambitious NEOM business and…

Jordan Moves to Kick-Start Growth and Pare Back Debt

Jordan Moves to Kick-Start Growth and Pare Back Debt

The government is looking to reduce its debt burden and jumpstart the economy through a combination of budgetary adjustments, a new medium-term economic strategy, and international aid agreements. In mid-May, the Cabinet announced its decision to cut this year’s JD8.8…