H&H Investment and Development Selects Yardi Voyager 7S as its Property Management Platform in the United Arab EmiratesMay 25, 2015

H&H Investment and Development — a multi service provider real estate company — will adopt Yardi Voyager® 7S, a browser-independent and mobile-enabled Software as a Service platform, as its new property management platform.

H&H will also adopt ......

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Saif bin Zayed Stresses the Importance of Keeping Pace with Latest Global Developments in Education and TrainingMay 25, 2015

More than 100 researchers and 31 countries are taking part in the conference

Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, met with heads of delegations that are taking part in the fourth annual INTERPA Conference (International Association of Police Academies), which commenced today at Intercontinental Abu Dhabi Hotel.


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Jordan’s central bank governor sees 3.8% growthMay 24, 2015

Jordan’s economy to grow about 3.8 per cent and will meet its IMF-approved target this year. “The economy is resilient and our imports of energy have dropped substantially by about 30 per cent”, the Central Bank Governor Zaid Fariz said on the sidelines of a World Economic Forum meeting in the Dead Sea.

Growth has accelerated from 2.3 per cent in 2013. Jordan’s budget deficit is expected to drop to 1.8 per cent of GDP this year with losses at state electricity firm NEPCO reduced to 600 million dinars from 1 billion last year and with its arrears wiped out by next...

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Jordan sees 3.8% growth on weak oilMay 24, 2015

Weak oil prices that have cut the current account deficit to about nine per cent have put the kingdom on track for about 3.8 per cent growth in gross domestic product.

Jordan’s economy is robust despite spillover violence along its borders from wars in Syria and Iraq, the central bank governor said on Friday, and will meet its IMF-approved target this year.


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Teenagers hold open day to support young cancer patientsMay 24, 2015

High school students organised an open day on Friday to raise awareness about cancer and “draw a smile” on the faces of young cancer patients to “remind them to keep hope alive”.

Mohammad Dada and Mohammad Samman worked together to organise the event, held at the King Hussein Business Park (KHBP) and featuring booths selling accessories"...

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Liner brings 6,000 tourists from East Asia, India to AqabaMay 24, 2015

An international cruise ship that docked in Aqaba last Thursday introduced the “golden triangle of tourism” — Aqaba, Petra and Wadi Rum — to a new group of tourists, a commissioner at the Aqaba Special Economic Zone Authority (ASEZA) said Saturday.

ASEZA Commissioner for Economic Development and Investment Affairs Sharhabeel Madi"...

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Int’l community must fight Daesh on cyber front — officialsMay 24, 2015

Fighting the Daesh terror group in cyberspace requires the concerted efforts of the public and private sectors along with civil society organisations, all the way benefiting from UN expertise and relevant international laws, panellists said at the World Economic Forum (WEF) on Saturday.

At a session titled"...

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‘Educational reform key to Arab youth employment’ May 24, 2015

To reduce unemployment among young Arabs, schools and universities should teach critical thinking, women should be encouraged to join the workforce, and governments should ease regulations for start-ups and small and medium enterprises (SMEs), panellists said at a World Economic Forum (WEF) session on Friday.


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Jordan supports Iraq as an inclusive state: PM May 24, 2015

Prime Minister Abdullah Ensour reiterated that Jordan, under the Hashemite leadership, supports the Iraqi state in countering terrorism which has hit the neighboring country.

In two separate meetings on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum (WEF), with the two Iraqi deputy Prime Ministers, Rowsch Nuri Shaways and Baha al-Araji, Ensour said the calamity Iraq is facing will vanish and thta country is going to win the war against terrorism.


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Jordan plans to export vegetables to Russia via seaMay 24, 2015

Minister of Agriculture, Akef Al Zoubi, during his visit to Russia, discussed efforts to ship Jordanian vegetables to the former Soviet republic via sea in coordination with the private sector to secure that county's market with Jordanian agricultural products.

Al Zoubi, who led a public and private sector delegation to Russia, said it is important for both countries' private sectors to coordinate and highlighted the adoption of Starova"...

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