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Local news for Amman, Jordan continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

1 hr ago | Hispanic Business

Cairo Amman Bank introduces PayPal services

Customers of can create their own PayPal account using the CAB's online banking platform in order to link their accounts.

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1 hr ago | Jerusalem Post

Muslim Brotherhood movement struggles continue as Jordanian branch fractures

The Jordanian branch of the Muslim Brotherhood finds itself with internal divisions after it expelled three senior members for trying to initiate reforms.

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5 hrs ago | Emirates News Agency

Jordanian Prime Minister begins official visit to Ramallah for talks with Palestinian President

WAM AMMAN, 23rd April, 2014 -- Dr. Abdullah Ensour, the Jordanian Prime Minister, today began an official visit to Ramallah at the head of a large ministerial delegation, during which he will meet with the Palestinian President, Mahmud Abbas, and Palestinian Prime Minister, Rami Hamdallah.

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10 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

Unaccompanied Israeli tourists banned from Jordan

Jordan is denying entry visas to Jewish Israeli tourists traveling alone who have not organized a Jordanian guide in advance of their trip, The Times of Israel has learned.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

MediaPost

Location Targeting Improves; Next...

As the ability to more precisely track mobile shoppers in stores improves, it begs the question of what retailers will do with all that location knowledge.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

Reuters

Arab banks see Middle East opportunities as some global banks scale back

Big Arab banks with money to spend are expanding across the Middle East in markets such as Egypt and Iraq, as they take advantage of a retreat from some areas by major international rivals, senior Arab bankers say.

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Jerusalem Post

Jordan summons Israeli envoy in Amman over Temple Mount 'violations'

Jordanian Foreign Ministry appeals to ambassador Daniel Nevo to convey Amman's "protest and rejection" of Israeli treatment of Muslim worshipers at al-Aqsa Mosque following rioting at Temple Mount on Sunday.

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PR-inside.com

Jordan to participate in Total Alreyada young leaders summit

The innovative and thought-provoking educational platform will be officially opened on April 17 by His Excellency Dr Hamad Bin Abdulaziz Al-Kuwari, Qatar's Minister of Culture, A Jordan to participate in Total Alreyada young leaders summit rts and Heritage.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

The Jewish Journal

Gap in peace talks wide, Palestinian official says

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, left, with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas at the Palestinian Ambassador's Residence in Amman, Jordan, on March 26. Photo by Jacquelyn Martin/Reuters The meeting held Thursday in Jerusalem sought a framework that would allow talks to continue for another nine months.

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Jerusalem Post

Jordanian jihadis returning from Syrian war rattle Hashemite kingdom

Jordanian Islamist Ahmad Mahmoud fought with rebels in Syria for six weeks earlier this year, then slipped back across the border to seek treatment for a war wound - even though the authorities had warned him not to return.

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TrekEarth

Citadel at Amman

"The Amman Citadel is a national historic site at the center of downtown Amman, Jordan.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

Free Republic

Jordanian air strike destroyed Al Qaeda raider force heading for US military base

The Royal Jordanian Air force strike Wednesday, April 16, against a combat vehicle convoy from Syria destroyed an Al Qaeda raider force on its way to attack US military targets in the kingdom, DEBKAfile's military sources reveal.

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Times-Standard

Dave's People: Camel on the hill

Wind swept the mountainside where the camel nuzzled her baby. I had seen them from the highway and begged Nina to climb the hill with me.

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AME Info

Landmark Amman Hotel and Conference Center visits the General...

Landmark Amman Hotel and Conference Center visits the General Directorate of Civil Defense in celebration of the International Firefighter's Day In celebration of the International Firefighters' Day, delegates from Landmark Amman Hotel & Conference Center visited the General Directorate of Civil Defense to show their support and appreciation for ... (more)

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

The Washington Post

Jordanian warplanes destroy vehicles on Syrian border

Jordanian warplanes destroyed several vehicles trying to cross the border from Syria, a government spokesman said Wednesday.

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Sag Harbor Online

a oeWith My Own Eyesa Explores Arab Culture with Sag Harbor Resident Ken Dorph

Ken Dorph has lived with a polygamous family in Morocco, was kidnapped in Mexico City and picked olives with Palestinians next to an Israeli settlement.

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The Miami Herald

NYC police rolling back some counterterror efforts

The move by New York City's new police commissioner to disband a unit that spied on the everyday activities of Muslims could be just the first step in a dismantling of some of the huge post-9/11 intelligence-gathering machinery built by his predecessor.

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Sunherald.com

NYC police rolling back some counterterror efforts

In this Aug. 18, 2011, file photo, people walk below a New York Police Department security camera, upper left, which was placed next to a mosque on Fulton Street in the Brooklyn neighborhood of Bedford-Stuyvesant in New York.

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KNUS-AM Aurora

NYC police rolling back some counterterror efforts

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The Scarlet

Clark University Ph.D. student economist selected for prestigious Young African Scholars Program

Somasse's research is built on his insights about the problems faced by African countries during the development process - especially the role played by education.

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