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Analogix Semiconductor, Inc. today announced the availability of its ANX7440/30 family, the first integrated solution capable of switching DisplayPort™ version 1.3 and 1.4 at 8.1 gigabits per second (Gbps), as well as USB 3.1 Generation 2 (Gen2) 10 Gbps signals to support a single USB-C™ port.
The new product family includes:
Amman, Aug. 16 (Petra) -- Prime Minister Hani al-Mulki, on Tuesday, stressed the importance of promoting tourism, according to clear and measurable programs, plans and objectives.
During a visit to the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities, the prime minister urged tourism sector's stakeholders to examine the support granted for the tourism sector and identify forms of spending whether on the service providers or on tourists.
Amman, Aug 16 (Petra) -- The Government spent JD79 million on development programmes in Mafraq in 2016, the Planning Minister Imad Fakhoury said on Tuesday.
Accompanied by a governmental team, Fakhoury briefed the local community and official representatives on the government’s measures to implement the Mafraq development programme, the ministry said in a statement.
As for the Syrian refugee crisis, the minister said that"...
Amman, Aug. 16 (Petra) -- Prime Minister Hani al-Mulki, on Tuesday, said managing the Jordanian state is proceeding in accordance with a prudent approach, vision, and a religious, historical, popular and legitimate leadership that enabled it to survive and grow throughout history.
Delivering a lecture on managing the Jordanian state at the Royal Jordanian National Defense College, Al-Mulki added that Jordan has been committed to its principles"...
Dead Sea, Aug 16 (Petra) –– Deputy Premier and Minister of Education Mohammad Thneibat said Tuesday Jordan is undertaking the leading role of receiving refugees and is opening its schools and providing "quality" education services to them alongside their Jordanian peers.
"Our message in Jordan makes it incumbent upon us to carry out this role", he said as he launched the "back to school, education for all" campaign at the Dead"...
Amman, Aug. 16 (Petra) -- Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven took part in a dialogue on opportunities for Jordanian and Syrian youth to make a living, which was organized by an Amman community centre.
The Jordan Hashemite Charity Organization in partnership with the Danish Refugee Council (DRC) had established the Tarabot"...
AMMAN — The number of child labourers in Jordan has almost doubled in less than 10 years, and over half of them are employed in hazardous work, according to a report released on Tuesday.
Some 75,982 children between the ages of 5 and 17 are working in Jordan, according to the National Child Labour Survey, which was developed by national institutions and supported by the International Labour Organisation (ILO).
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AMMAN — A recycling system that converts animal manure into energy and heat sources has been awarded the 2016 Energy Global National Award for the best environmental project in Jordan.
Developed by the National Energy Research Centre (NERC) of the Royal Scientific Society, the project on a farm in Irbid uses cow manure to produce biogas through anaerobic digestion.
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AMMAN — The national economy is not as bad as some think; and it is still within acceptable levels "under which we can overcome economic obstacles hindering the Kingdom's growth", Prime Minister Hani Mulki said on Tuesday.
Delivering a lecture at the Royal Jordanian National Defence College on the administration of the Jordanian state, Mulki stressed that such an economic situation requires all to work hard to overcome challenges"...Continue Reading >