United Real Estate Company Jordan's Abdali Mall to develop Signature Destination Spa with Al-Adnani Group February 19, 2017

Kuwait’s leading diversified real estate development company, United Real Estate Company (URC), has announced the signing of an agreement between its subsidiary in the Kingdom of Jordan, URC-Jordan, and Al-Adnani Group, to launch a new signature health spa in its Abdali Mall, in Amman, Jordan.

The 929 square meter women only spa will operate under the seven star Gaia Cocoon Spa brand and be one of the Al Adnani"......

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Regional instability undermining Jordan's efforts to boost women's rights February 19, 2017

Jordan faces many challenges in its efforts to maintain its achievements in promoting women’s rights, Jordan’s Representative to the UN Office at Geneva Saja Majali said on Friday, noting that regional instability has negatively affected development efforts.

Majali made these remarks during the 66th session of the UN Committee on the Convention on the Elimination of all Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW) to review Jordan’s"...

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Jordan looks forward to restoring trade with Iraq -- PM February 19, 2017

Prime Minster Hani Mulki on Saturday stressed the importance of accelerating procedures to reopen the Tureibil border crossing with Iraq, start building the oil pipeline and boost trade, the Jordan News Agency, Petra, reported.

The remarks came during a meeting with an Iraqi economic delegation to follow"...

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10,966 students accepted at public universities February 19, 2017

A total of 10,966 students have been accepted at public universities for the 2016-2017 spring semester, the Unified Admission Committee (UAC) announced on Sunday.

The list of accepted students was published on the committee’s website on Sunday.

A total of 12,746 students applied, including 1,780 who were initially disqualified for"...

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PM directs economic team to formulate stimulus plan

Prime Minister Hani Mulki Saturday urged the government's economic team to come up with a detailed programme to stimulate growth this year and endorse the plan before the end of February.

Mulki said as he chaired a meeting of the economic team at the Prime Ministry that the government had been working through its economic measures and reform strategy to cut spending and increase revenues, and is determined to take further measures to spur...

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10,966 students accepted at public universities
February 19, 2017

A total of 10,966 students have been accepted at public universities for the 2016-2017 spring semester, the Unified Admission Committee (UAC) announced on Sunday.

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Medical team performs successful cochlear implant surgeries for infants
February 19, 2017

A medical team of the Royal Medical Services (RMS) has recently performed cochlear implant surgeries for several infants who are less than one year old, as part of HRH Crown Prince Hussein's “Hearing Without"...

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Authorities planning ‘Ottoman style’ Aqaba-Wadi Rum train
February 19, 2017

Work is under way on a train project connecting Aqaba and Wadi Rum, said Khalil Farrayeh, spokesperson for the state-run Aqaba Development Corporation (ADC), on Sunday.

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