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Trouble in the Gulf means trouble for GCC allies too--Jordan as case in point
Jordan heavily depends on Saudi Arabia financially, but antagonizing Qatar may affect the Hashemite Kingdom's political and economic prospects in the future Far from being calm, the Gulf region is witnessing new developments that have the potential of rocking the GCC boat.
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Israel: Palestinian judge killed at Jordan crossing charged troops shouting 'Allahu akhbar'
Initial investigation reveals that IDF troops acted in accordance with rules of engagement after Alaa el-Deen Za'eiter posed "clear danger" to their lives on Monday.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
A list of prominent people missing in Syria
With the release of 13 Greek Orthodox nuns held hostage by the al-Qaida-linked Nusra Front in Syria for over three months, here's a list of some other prominent people, including clerics, journalists and activists still missing in Syria and believed in the captivity of rebels.
Double the...trouble? Iraq ready to double crude oil exports to Jordan
Iraq is ready to double its exports of crude oil to Jordan at preferential prices, according to Iraqi Oil Minister Abdul Kareem Al Luaibi.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Prosecutor: Bin Laden's Kin - Confessed' on Secret Flight
While on a secret flight over the Atlantic, Osama bin Laden's son-in-law "confessed" to his role in recruiting terrorists for al Qaeda, prosecutors said today in impassioned opening statements for the trial of Sulaiman Abu Ghaith.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Forward-Thinking Malala Fund Invests In Education Of Young Syrian Refugees
One in every six people in Jordan is now Syrian.The number of Syrian refugees entering Jordan, Lebanon, and Turkey continues to grow daily.
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Prosecutor: Osama Bin Laden's Kin - Confessed' on Secret Flight
While on a secret flight over the Atlantic, Osama bin Laden's son-in-law "confessed" to his role in recruiting terrorists for al Qaeda, prosecutors said Wednesday in impassioned opening statements at the trial of Sulaiman Abu Ghaith.
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Man convicted in 1982 airline bombing remains in US immigration custody after prison...
A Jordanian-born man convicted in a 1982 airline bombing that killed a Japanese teenager remains in U.S. immigration custody one year after being released from prison.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Abu Khader gears up to launch all-new BMW 2 Series Coupe
A top international multidisciplinary consultancy providing comprehensive mechanical and electrical design solutions as well as specialist public health services, has an immediate requirement for a Senior Public Health Engineer to join their expanding team in Qatar.
Jordan Volunteer Fire Company votes to break free of the village of Jordan
Members of the Jordan Volunteer Fire Co. have voted to break off their relationship with the village of Jordan and become an independent fire department.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
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Peter Beinart is an Intellectual Fraud
Langfan: Beinart's article defending the rabbis who said that AIPAC doesn't speak for them is replete with inaccuracies.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
The Daily Lobo
Food is the family business
Manny Nesheiwat and his clan have been a local mainstay since he opened the Times Square Deli Mart at the southwest corner of Yale and Central in May 2007.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Developers: Israeli gas to be sold to Jordan
Industry groups and Republican-led states are leading an attack at the Supreme Court against the Obama administration's sole means of trying to limit power-plant and factory emissions of gases blamed for global... Industry groups and Republican-led states are heading an attack at the Supreme Court against the Obama administration's sole means of ... (more)
Sat Feb 22, 2014
Iraq to quench Jordan's thirst for oil with preferential prices, $18 billion pipeline
Jordan and Iraq are speeding up their measures and efforts to construct the pipeline, a senior official at the Aqaba Special Economic Zone Authority told The Jordan Times.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Radio Netherlands Wereldomroep
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For almost two months, the FreeWeibo app offered readers an uncensored version of China's most popular social media network, Sina Weibo.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Orange Jordan grants 20 University Scholarships for its Employees' Children
As part of the company's aims in supporting the education system, Orange Jordan grants 20 university scholarships for its employees' children Tawjihi graduates with outstanding achievements for the year of 2013/2014 for the seventh consecutive year.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Rouhani: Iran 'determined' to boost relations with Jordan
On behalf of the King, Tarawneh expressed "best wishes for the continued progress and prosperity of Iran", the Jordan News Agency, Petra, reported.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
Teenage Pakistani activist says plight of Syrian children stark reminder of her home agony
A teenage Pakistani activist who came to the international limelight when she was shot by the Taliban said Tuesday that the plight of Syrian refugee children deprived of proper education was a stark reminder of the "dark days" Pakistani children under their hard-line rulers.
Royal Jordanian cooperates with the Charity Clothing Bank
Royal Jordanian today started distributing containers of the Charity Clothing Bank at its headquarters offices in Amman, at Queen Alia International Airport and at the City Terminal, off the 7th Circle, enabling its employees to donate clothes, shoes and toys to underprivileged families from across the Kingdom who benefit from the Charity Clothing ... (more)
Sun Feb 16, 2014
Jordan's government considers banning non-Jordanian developers from real estate sector
"This would be a fair decision to protect homebuyers," Awamleh continued, noting that there are 2,700 companies registered at JHDA Kamal Awamleh, president of Jordan Housing Developers Association , told The Jordan Times on Sunday that the association has urged the government to ban foreign and Arab investors from developing residential projects in ... (more)