Amwal Invest's troubled past ends with financial settlements July 1, 2015

After heated discussions lasting about seven hours, Amwal Invest's general assembly of shareholders ratified three settlements and reconciliation agreements with several adversaries.

Chairman Qasem Newashi last week told the Jordan Securities Commission in a disclosure that shareholders in possession of 13,569,492 million shares voted in favour and others holding 7,678,694 shares voted against.


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RJ and Oasis 500 sign a partnership agreement to encourage innovation in the airline industry July 1, 2015

Royal Jordanian and Oasis 500, a leading early-stage seed investment and business accelerator, signed a partnership agreement whereby RJ will generate innovative business ideas across its entire value chain and Oasis 500 will invest and accelerate their growth as startup companies.

RJ President/CEO Captain Haitham Misto signed the partnership with Oasis 500 CEO Yousef Hamidaddin at RJ's headquarters, in the presence of officials from both companies.

The signing of this agreement comes in the wake of the World Economic Forum, held at the Dead Sea last May under the theme "Relaunching...

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'80% of urban Syrian refugee families worry about paying rent' July 1, 2015

Around 80 per cent of Syrian refugee families living among host communities across the Kingdom said their main concern is paying rent, according to a CARE International report issued Tuesday.

Securing food needs, access to health services and cash were also among the major challenges facing some 630,000 registered Syrian refugees in Jordan, according to the survey based on interviews with 1,300 Syrians living in urban areas.


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Cabinet approves measures to support E-Government program July 1, 2015

The Cabinet, on Tuesday, approved measures to support the E-Government program in order to enhance services offered to citizens.

The E-government project is designed to make the government more responsive in providing services addressing citizens' needs through automated procedures as well as providing effective and quick service, which would save people time and effort in a just and fair manner.

In a meeting headed by Prime"...

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Cabinet approves measures to support E-Government program
July 1, 2015

The Cabinet, on Tuesday, approved measures to support the E-Government program in order to enhance services offered to citizens.

The E-government project is designed to make the government more responsive in providing services addressing citizens' needs through automated procedures as well"......

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Miyahuna app enables subscribers to inquire about water bill, distribution
July 1, 2015

Water subscribers in Amman can now use their smartphones to inquire about the value of their bills and the water distribution programme under a new application launched Tuesday.


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Study calls for opening marketplace at Azraq camp
July 1, 2015

Opening a marketplace at the Azraq Refugee Camp is key for honing Syrians’ skills and improving their livelihoods, according to a CARE and Silatech assessment issued on Tuesday.


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