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The Higher Committee for the National Employment Strategy, on Tuesday, discussed measures taken by the to reduce unemployment rates and provide job opportunities for Jordanians.
Chairing a committee meeting held in the Ministry of Labor, Prime Minister Hani al-Mulki and Chairman said the government's basic priorities are addressing poverty and creating job opportunities for Jordanians to resolve the unemployment problem, in accordance"...
Director-General of the Gendarmerie department Maj. Gen, Hussein Hawatmeh, Tuesday, discussed with the Romanian Ambassador to Jordan, Philip Bogdan, ways to advance security cooperation between both countries.
During the meeting, Hawatmeh said the Gendarmerie department adopts an opening up and exchange of expertise policies from various countries.
He also praised the distinguished efforts of the Romanian envoy in cementing cooperation"...
Bank of America today reported its second-quarter 2016 financial results. The news release, supplemental filing and investor presentation can be accessed in the following ways:
Moody’s Corporation (NYSE:MCO) announced today that it has acquired full ownership of Korea Investors Service (KIS), a leading provider of domestic credit ratings in Korea.
Founded in 1985, KIS serves the domestic capital markets in Korea with credit ratings, research and other services. KIS has been a majority-owned affiliate of Moody’s Investors Service since"...Continue Reading >
The Luxembourg Government launched jointly with a group of private investors a seed fund to support the financing and the development of start-ups up to seven years of age which are operating within the national digital economy field. This move is a further step in increasing Luxembourg’s visibility as a hub for launching new innovative activities in one of the key sectors in the country’s economy.
The"...Continue Reading >
The Amman Stock Exchange (ASE) will start applying the " The Regulating Directives for Trading in Unlisted Securities at the ASE" which were issued by virtue of the provisions of Article 72 of the Securities law No. 76 of 2002 as of the 4th of August,2016 coincide with applying the" Listing Securities Directives for the year 2016". The issued directives introduced new concepts and advanced overview taking into consideration the international standards in transparency and disclosure, and introducing mechanism for trading in unlisted securities"...Continue Reading >
The local chapter of Youth India, a social welfare organization of young Keralites working in the Gulf, organized an education cum entertainment trip to the religiously significant heritage sites of Jordan during the Eid Al-Fitr holidays.
Led by Youth India’s North Jeddah zonal president Omar Farouq and tour captain Hisham Hafiz, the group of about 50 men, women and"...Continue Reading >
Diplomatic sources said Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu has spoken with 34 of his counterparts, including Kyrgyzstan’s Foreign Minister Erlan Abdyldaev and Jordan’s Foreign Minister Nasser Judeh, who he talked with on Sunday night.
Cavusoglu also received telephone calls from the EU’s"...Continue Reading >
Recognising the role of nurses as the “backbone” of the healthcare system, leaders in the profession are examining the needs and challenges of nurses in the region.
Experts from 22 countries convened in Amman on Monday for the Global Nursing and Midwifery Clinical Research Development Initiative Summit, which is organised by the Columbia Global"...Continue Reading >
Shoppers are complaining about the prices of fruit and vegetables, as the price of tomatoes reached JD0.89 a kilogramme on Monday.
Agriculture Ministry Spokesperson Nimer Haddadin attributed the hike in prices to the recent heatwave, which led to smaller crops, according to the Jordan News Agency, Petra.
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