World Organization of Governance & Competitiveness Launched During the Opening of 71st UNGA September 26, 2016

During the 71st Session of the United Nations General Assembly, Prime Minister of Bangladesh, H.E. Sheikh Hasina, Heads of State & Government, UN Officials, Ambassadors, celebrities, private sector and hundreds of guests attended a High level Reception for the launch of the World Organization of Governance & Competitiveness at United Nations Plaza honoring the First Anniversary of the UN Sustainable Development Goals.


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A.M. Best Special Report: Pressure on MENA Reinsurance Market Persists as Regional Players Produce Mixed Earnings September 26, 2016

Reinsurance markets in the Middle East and North Africa region (MENA) are generally perceived as a source of expansion, with continued market liberalisation and the gradual removal of sanctions from Iran expected to yield further opportunities for reinsurers. Furthermore, the robust, albeit deteriorating, profitability achieved by leading primary insurers over the last five years has enhanced the region’s attractiveness to both foreign and domestic reinsurers.


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King designates Mulki to form new government September 26, 2016

AMMAN — His Majesty King Abdullah on Sunday accepted the resignation of the government of Prime Minister Hani Mulki, and designated the premier to form a new government, while the incumbent Cabinet will stay in office as a caretaker until the new team takes oath of office.

In the Letter of Designation, His Majesty praised the performance of Mulki and his colleagues and urged the new government to be formed to “continue fulfilling"...

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SSC holds roundtable on social security subscription evasion September 26, 2016

AMMAN — The Social Security Corporation (SSC) on Saturday held a brainstorming session with relevant stakeholders to discuss ways to encourage businesses to enrol secretaries in social security insurance.

The SSC called on professional associations for lawyers, engineers, doctors and dentists as well as the Jordan Society for Medical and Laboratory Sciences to issue circulars urging their members to include"...

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Actress Angelina Jolie visits Syrian refugee camp in Jordan

Jordan is interested in construction of pharmaceutical plant in Kazakhstan, said Yermek Kosherbayev, Vice Minister of Agriculture.
"Jordan is interested in cooperation development in pharmaceutical field, they would like to build a pharmaceutical plant here. For this, appropriate procedures are needed, concerning registration, certification," he said at the 4th session of Kazakhstani-Jordan interstate commission on trade-economic and cultural-humanitarian cooperation.
"They consider Kazakhstan as an outpost for accession to the market of the Eurasian economic union, and interested in production...

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SSC holds roundtable on social security subscription evasion
September 26, 2016

AMMAN — The Social Security Corporation (SSC) on Saturday held a brainstorming session with relevant stakeholders to discuss ways to encourage businesses to enrol secretaries in social security insurance.

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Union says gov’t should support farmers to manage frost spells
September 26, 2016

AMMAN — The government should provide farmers with early-warning frost detection systems instead of advising against planting crops that are vulnerable to cold weather, the Jordan Farmers Union (JFU) said on Sunday.

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Entrepreneur connects women across region to ‘upcycle’ plastic bags
September 26, 2016

AMMAN — Recycling waste and preserving the environment are global concerns that require innovative solutions, and with “Kees Chic”, designer Diana Rayyan is proving that the challenge can be met without compromising"...

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