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  1. GOIC diagnoses industrial investment opportunities that attract private sectorRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | AME Info

    The Gulf Organization for Industrial Consulting took part in the forum on technological capacity building in the field of modern technologies in the Arab countries. The forum was organised by the Arab Organization for Industrial Development and Mining, Amman Chamber of Industry and the ESCWA Technology Centre under the patronage of His Royal Highness Prince El Hassan bin Talal at the headquarters of the Chamber in Amman, Jordan on the 15th and 16th of December 2014.


  2. A member of the Iraqi pro-government forces guards a road in Jurf al-Sakhr, Iraq, on Oct. 27, 2014.Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    A member of the Iraqi pro-government forces guards a road in Jurf al-Sakhr, Iraq, on Oct. 27, 2014. The Syrian truck driver smiles as he regales colleagues at a rest stop in Jordan with the tale of his scrape with Islamic State fighters while delivering tomatoes to Iraq .


  3. Imad Zaboura has been appointed General Manager at Al Manshar Rotana Hotel in Kuwait City, KuwaitRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Hospitality Net

    Rotana Hotel Management Corporation Ltd. PO Box 43500 Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates Phone: +971/2-644.44.12 Fax: +971/2-644.44.13 Visit Website Prior to joining Al Manshar Rotana Hotel, Imad Zaboura was the general manager of Le Royal Hotel - Jordan, his home country. He was then assigned as the General Manager of Courtyard by Marriott Riyad D. Q. and spearheaded the pre-opening of a newly constructed property with 286 rooms together with multiple food and beverage options and meeting spaces.


  4. Turkish defense firm launches Jordan subsidiaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Al Bawaba

    ASELSAN, established by the Turkish Armed Forces Foundation at the end of 1975, is a Turkish corporation that produces tactical military radios and defense electronic systems for the Turkish army. Turkish military electronic defense systems corporation ASELSAN launched a production plant via a joint partnership between the Turkish firm and a Jordanian company at an inaugural reception in Amman, Jordan, on Monday.


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    Yesterday | Al Bawaba

    ... ng its route network and operations. Royal Jordanian operates flights from Queen Alia International Airport in Amman, Jordan. Its fleet covers a network of 60 destinations on four continents.


  6. Ugandan's ambassador to Saudi Arabia woos Jordan investorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | New Vision

    Uganda's Ambassador to Saudi Arabia, also the country's permanent representative to the Organisation of the Islamic Cooperation , Dr. Rashid Yahya Ssemuddu paid a visit to his majesty King Abdullah II, of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan on Thursday. He met King Abdulla II at Royal Hashemite Court, at Basman Palace, located in the Kingdom's capital, Amman.


  7. ArabiaWeather, market leader in innovati ...Read the original story

    Tuesday | The Financial Mirror

    ... and Yousef Wadi, as Chief Product Officer - roles they currently hold today. Silicon Badia is headquartered in Amman, Jordan and New


  8. Jordan Islamic Bank's ratings affirmed on 'stable' outlookRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | AME Info

    Capital Intelligence , the international credit rating agency, announced today that it has affirmed Jordan Islamic Bank's 's Long and Short-Term Foreign Currency Ratings at 'BB-' and 'B', respectively. JIB's FCRs are constrained by Jordan's sovereign ratings , reflecting JIB's base of operations in Jordan and its exposure to the Jordanian sovereign in the form of balances at the Central Bank of Jordan .


  9. Grass Valley Brings Reliability and High Quality to JRTV's Broadcast InfrastructureRead the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | PressReleasePoint

    ... switcher control solution. The installation was managed by systems integrator AVC Al-Waseet, located in Amman, Jordan, and his partner, Hannu Pro of Latvia. "We're a full-time operation with live news being broadcasted in several different ...


  10. Turkish firm Aselsan seeks global role in defenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    Turkey's top defense company Aselsan is seeking an established role in global markets by expanding its foreign operations, company officials said, as they inaugurated the leading military electronics specialist's production facility in the Jordanian capital Amman. "We have plans for similar operations in other countries," Aselsan's board chairman, Hasan Canpolat, said at the inauguration ceremony, which was attended by Jordan's King Abdullah II.


  11. OFFTEC and Kaspersky Lab Co-Organize Online and Mobile Banking Threats EventRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | AME Info

    We are AIDCo. launching a new business unit. currently looking for an experienced individual to lead a technical expertise team in the field of MRO/OM .


  12. Gunter Meyer receives 2014 Jere L. Bacharach Service AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | EurekAlert!

    Highest accolade of Middle Eastern scholarship goes to Mainz-based geographer for his outstanding work for international Middle Eastern studies At its most recent congress in Washington, the Middle East Studies Association of North America presented the 2014 Jere L. Bacharach Service Award to Professor Gunter Meyer, an economic and social geographer based in Mainz and head of the Center for Research on the Arab World at Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz . This is the first time a European scholar has received the award.


  13. RJ marks 51st anniversary on Dec. 15Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Al Bawaba

    December 15 marks the 51st anniversary of the establishment of Royal Jordanian Airlines. The initially called Alia operated its first flight in 1963 from Amman to Beirut, launching the operations of the national carrier of Jordan.


  14. 'Jordan playing with fire by backing extremists opposed to Islamic State'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Jerusalem Post

    Jordan is playing a risky game by seeking to support radical Salafi clerics in order to counter the threat from Islamic State, according to a report by the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace. "This strategy may reduce the appeal of the Islamic State in the short term, but it could also increase the threat of radicalism in Jordan," said Ala' Alrababa'h, an Amman native and a junior fellow at the think tank's Middle East program.


  15. Foreign minister to visit Israel, Palestine next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Korea Herald

    ... annual forum between South Korea and Middle Eastern countries, slated for Dec. 21, as well as a gathering in Amman, Jordan, of the South Korean mission chiefs stationed in the region, scheduled for Dec. 20, according to the official. Yun plans to ... 1 comment

  16. Amman mayor under fire for Photoshop mishapRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Al Bawaba

    A doctored photo released on Friday shows Amman Mayor Aqel Biltaji checking on work at the Sinaa Intersection A doctored photo of Amman Mayor Aqel Biltaji released by the Greater Amman Municipality on Friday sparked sarcastic comments in the local social media sphere over the weekend. The photo, doctored by one of GAM's employees, shows the mayor checking on work at the Sinaa Intersection project in the industrial area near west Amman's Bayader neighbourhood as construction workers are busy at work behind him.


  17. Jordan, Saudi kings in talks as they battle ISRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 |

    Jordan's King Abdullah II met his Saudi counterpart in Riyadh on Sunday for talks as both nations participate in a US-led bombing campaign against Islamic State group extremists in Syria. File photo of Jordan's King Abdullah II addressing the Jordanian Parliament in the capital Amman.


  18. Alissar joins Endeavor networkRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | AME Info

    Jordanian entrepreneurs, Charif, Alissar and Ghassan Mzayek of Alissar, have been selected to join the Endeavor Network during the 56th International Selection Panel , which was held between 8 and 10 December, 2014, in Miami. The siblings were selected as three of 40 High-Impact Entrepreneurs representing 22 companies from 13 countries.


  19. Samsung Electronics Levant Commemorates World Arabic Language DayRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 14 | PR Log

    Samsung announced its new initiative "Baktob Bil Arabi" to enrich Arabic content online by encouraging the local social media community to use the Arabic langua PRLog - Dec. 14, 2014 - AMMAN, Jordan -- Samsung Electronics Levant, a global leader in digital media and digital convergence technologies, announced its new initiative "Baktob Bil Arabi" to enrich Arabic content online by encouraging the local social media community to use the Arabic language in their communication.


  20. Majida performs on the Al-Ahliyya Amman University stage on December 12, 2014.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Al Bawaba

    Iconic Lebanese superstar Majida el Roumi put on a spectacular show to a large Ammani audience on Friday 12 December. Hundreds of fans attending the long-awaited concert spent a delightful evening of "Love and Peace" in the company of Majida and her classical hits.