Crown Prince Foundation, Airbus sign partnership agreement October 18, 2017

A partnership agreement between the Crown Prince Foundation and Airbus Corporation was signed Tuesday, in which Airbus will provide educational and training opportunities for a number of engineering students in Jordan.

His Royal Highness Crown Prince Al Hussein bin Abdullah II attended the signing ceremony, voicing appreciation for this partnership, which will support creativity at the foundation and develop students' skills.

The agreement was signed by acting CEO of the Crown Prince Foundation"...

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Ocean Atlas’ Arabic version launched October 18, 2017

The Heinrich Böll Foundation on Tuesday launched the Arabic version of its Ocean Atlas, which illustrates the importance of the ocean, how to manage its resources and the threats facing the marine ecosystems.

The 50-page Ocean Atlas provides information, infographs, maps, articles and pictures, according to publishers, who indicated that the publication will be distributed for free and that it can be used for educational purposes, among others.

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Five Jordanian women win best tech award at US convention October 18, 2017

Five Jordanian women participating in the TechWomen 17, the biggest gathering for women in technology in the world, held in the US, have won the first prize for the best technological project, the Jordan News Agency, Petra, reported on Tuesday.

Participants said that the winning project was among 20 that were presented to a jury inclusive of Microsoft and other major companies in the Silicon Valley.

Medical"...

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Crown Prince Foundation secures Airbus internships for fledgling engineers October 18, 2017

HRH Crown Prince Hussein on Tuesday attended the signing of a partnership agreement between the Crown Prince Foundation (CPF) and Airbus, under which the latter provides training opportunities for students of Jordanian universities.

The Crown Prince, during a meeting with CPF officials and Airbus President for Africa and the Middle East region Mikail Houari, expressed his satisfaction over the partnership that would support creativity at CPF and contribute"...

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Oil consumption up 2.5% this year

The Kingdom's consumption of key oil derivatives has risen by 2.5 per cent since the start of the year, up until the end of August, at about 2,765,000 tons, compared to 2,669,000 tons in the same period in 2016, according to statistics.

The statistics, which were obtained by Petra, showed diesel consumption was stable, at about 1,189,360 tons.

Jordan's consumption of gasoline (90-octane and 59-octane) was slightly up by 0.32%, at 962,000 tons, while kerosene and aviation fuel recorded the highest"...

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Crown Prince Foundation secures Airbus internships for fledgling engineers
October 18, 2017

HRH Crown Prince Hussein on Tuesday attended the signing of a partnership agreement between the Crown Prince Foundation (CPF) and Airbus, under which the latter provides training opportunities for students of Jordanian universities.

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Princess Ghida launches regional breast cancer awareness campaign
October 18, 2017

Jordan is joining several Arab countries in an awareness campaign encouraging women to undergo screenings for early detection and diagnosis of breast cancer.

'The"...

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Several sewage projects opened in Irbid
October 18, 2017

Water Minister Hazem El Nasser and EU Ambassador to Jordan Andrea M. Fontana on Tuesday opened several sewage projects in Irbid, the Jordan News Agency, Petra, reported on Tuesday. The project, at a cost of JD9 million, was funded"...

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