Jordan: Arab Bank nets $217 m in first quarter May 2, 2016

The Arab Bank has netted $217 million profit during the first quarter of the year, with operation revenues rising by %5, bank results showed on Monday.

Credit facility increased by %3 to reach $24.4 billion, compared to $23.7 billion during the same period of last year, said the bank.

The records also showed that cash deposits have also jumped to reach more than $34 billion, an increase of more than one billion compared to the same period of 2015, representing %2 rate growth, said the bank in a statement. Bank CEO Sabeeh al Masri said the bank has managed to maintain stable performance...

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‘The Path towards the realization of the Vision’: A Program to Enhance Work Processes at ADP Central Operations May 2, 2016

The General Directorate of Central Operations at the Abu Dhabi Police launched a program titled ‘The Path towards the realization of the Vision’, which aims to enhance communication between the Director General and staff members. This approach provides a positive environment that motivates teamwork between staff members, in a bid to offer high quality services to customers, boost customers’ satisfaction, and maintain police-related gains.

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Saudi Aramco, PNU and Wipro Inaugurate First All-Women Business & Technology Park in Saudi Arabia May 2, 2016

  • Largest hub in the region for Engineering Drafting Services, IT and Business Process Services (BPS)
  • Project expected to create 21,000 jobs for Saudi women within 10 years
  • Developed to bridge the gap between academia and the business world

Saudi Aramco, Princess Nourah University (PNU) and Wipro Arabia Limited, a subsidiary of Wipro Limited, a leading information technology, consulting and business"...

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Mohamed, Jordan king discuss relations May 2, 2016

His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, and His Majesty King Abdullah II of Jordan held talks in Abu Dhabi today which centred on bilateral relations and ways to enhance them, as well as regional and international issues of mutual interest.

Present were Sheikh Tahnoun bin Zayed Al Nahyan, National Security Adviser and Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime"...

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Jordan participates in Paris Agreement on Climate Change

Deputizing for His Majesty King Abdullah II, Minister of Environment Taher Shakhshir, late Friday took part in the ceremony of signing the Paris Agreement on Climate Change, which was held at the UN Headquarters in New York.

Shakhshir said during the ceremony, which was attended by about 60 world leaders and representatives from more than 155 countries, that the Conference of the Parties in Paris (COP) on Dec. 12, 2015 was a qualitative leap in the international management system in the climate change field, adding that the agreement encouraged Jordan to play a key role in the global efforts,...

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Mohamed, Jordan king discuss relations
May 2, 2016

His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, and His Majesty King Abdullah II of Jordan held talks in Abu Dhabi today which centred on bilateral"...

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Oman to take part in Jordan Summit
May 2, 2016

Muscat: The Sultanate will take part in Women in Parliaments Global Summit to be held in Jordan from May 4 to May 6, 2016.

The summit will be organised by the Women in Parliaments Global Forum (WIP) in cooperation with the"...

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Jordan Gate: Amman's biggest blight re-imagined as its greenest asset!
May 2, 2016

A pair of unfinished skyscrapers loom large on Amman's skyline, arguably the biggest manmade blight in this tiny kingdom. For over five years, construction on ...

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