New York Times Feed
Samsung Bioepis Co., Ltd. today announced that the European Medicines Agency’s"...Continue Reading >
Kyriba Corp. today announced that Eric Riddle has joined its executive leadership team as executive vice president of supply chain finance (SCF) solutions, and will be responsible for Kyriba’s supply chain finance operations globally.
Eric brings more than 25 years of experience in the supply chain and procure-to-pay application software space, representing tech start-ups to Fortune 500 companies. Eric most recently drove"......Continue Reading >
BOARD International, the leading global provider of software for unified BI, Analytics and CPM, today announced that the US restaurant chain Del Taco has selected BOARD to improve decision management through the calculation and reporting of Key Performance Indicators.
Del Taco is a major US operator and franchisor of restaurants serving both Mexican and American classic"...Continue Reading >
G20 Leaders Summit commenced on November 15th in Antalya, Turkey, amid intensive attention from the global community. The local authority of the hosting city has staged high-level security measures to ensure the success of this Summit, including the customized two-way radio communications solution from Hytera.
The 2015 G20 Antalya summit is the tenth annual meeting of the"...Continue Reading >
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) may again downgrade its growth forecast for Jordan's economy due to slow economic performance recorded in the first half of 2015 and regional instability, an IMF official said Tuesday.
IMF Mission Chief to Jordan Kristina Kostial told a group of journalists in Amman that the growth forecast for 2015 may go down from 2.9 per cent projected in October to 2.5 per cent.
"We think the 2.9 per cent growth rate is hard to achieve in light of [the] slowdown in key sectors such as exports and agriculture," she said, adding that Jordan is still exposed...
Worsening Jordan-Israel relations and regulatory problems in Israel are preventing an agreement says the Marshall Fund.
"Gas imports from Israel are Jordan’s best option… objections to importing gas from Israel… have been voiced by certain political groups and segments of the public. The king and his advisers seem committed to this course," a report on Jordan's natural gas sector published by the German Marshall Fund,"...Continue Reading >
A Middle East expert on armed groups has claimed that Egypt, Jordan and the UAE are partners with Israel in the banning of the Islamic Movement, Rassd.com has reported.
“For sure, Egypt, the UAE and Jordan are the closest countries to the Israeli occupation,” said Hassan Abu-Haniyeh, “and they had a role in in the Israeli ban of the Islamic Movement in Israel.” He added that the three Arab countries share strategic interests.
Continue Reading >
Jordan has received three Blackhawk helicopters from the US out of eight allocated for the Jordan Armed Forces-Arab Army (JAF), Government Spokesperson Mohammad Momani said Wednesday.
In a statement to The Jordan Times, he commended the "ongoing" military cooperation between Jordan and the US, describing the delivery of the helicopters as a “reflection"...Continue Reading >
A strong partnership between Jordan and the EU "has never been more important than now", the union's ambassador to Jordan, Andrea Matteo Fontana, said on Wednesday.
"The relationship between Jordan and the EU is a very good example of the importance of the European Neighbourhood Policy [ENP]. The ENP provides the framework for the EU and its member states'"...Continue Reading >
The Consumer Protection Society (CPS) on Wednesday urged the public to buy fresh meat instead of frozen minced meat sold at supermarkets and butcher shops. A CPS statement quoted the society’s president, Mohammad Obeidat, as saying that consumers have filed several complaints on the poor quality of frozen meat sold in local markets. Obeidat advised consumers to be present when ordering and buying minced meat, warning that some shops mix several types of “low-quality” meat, which could pose a health hazard. He called for “strict regulations” to monitor shops that sell...Continue Reading >