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The Information and Communication Technology Association "Intaj" will launch the first Jordanian pavilion at the Barcelona Mobile World Congress 2017, in cooperation with Zain Jordan and Manaseer Group.
In a press conference held Monday, Intaj board of directors' member, Fadi Qutaishat, said the pavilion will be funded by Zain Jordan, the Manaseer Group, USAID Jordan Competitiveness Program (JCP), the Jordan Tourism Board, Qattous group"...
Minister of Tourism and Antiquities Lina Ennab highlighted the importance of peace making, and its direct impact on the tourism sector.
In a press statement on Monday, she said that during her recent visit to Egypt and her meeting with Pope Tawadros II, she conveyed the greetings of His Royal Highness Prince Ghazi Bin Mohammad, chairperson of the Baptism Site, to Pope Tawadros.
She also informed him of the decision taken by the"...
Jordan and Kenya agreed to sign an agreement in mid-December to establish a joint business council that aims to boost economic relations between the two countries.
According to a statement by Chairman of the Eastern Amman Investors Industrial Association (EAIIA), Iyad Abu Haltam, the cooperation agreement will be signed in a meeting between businesspeople of the two countries during the Jordanian week-expo, a trade show, scheduled in"...
His Majesty King Abdullah II on Monday held talks in New Zealand's capital Wellington, with Governor General Patsy Reddy that focused on means to forge closer economic and trade ties between the two countries, as well as the latest developments in the Middle East.
The discussions also dealt with ways to boost cooperation in the fields of renewable energy, agriculture, education, vocational training, film industry in addition to the exchange"...
Dimension Data, the global ICT solutions and services provider, today published its top IT predictions for 2017, and the focus on digital is set to remain the key trend in the industry for the next 12 months.
Dimension Data’s"......Continue Reading >
SES S.A. (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announced today that the satellite television provider M7 Group has contracted additional capacity and extended an existing capacity contract on SES’s ASTRA 3B satellite positioned at 23.5 degrees East.
The new multi-year agreement will allow M7 Group to host all HD channels of the Czech public broadcaster Česká Televize,"...Continue Reading >
TRIGO has been awarded a strategic contract by PSA Group to provide extensive quality services in France for the upcoming years.
The cooperation between TRIGO and PSA Group started two decades ago and has been developed in many locations worldwide where PSA Group operates. As a result of a proposal opportunity launched in France in 2016, TRIGO became the trusted quality"...Continue Reading >
Jordan on Sunday endorsed the 2017 state budget with an estimated spending of 8.9 billion dinars (about 12.5 billion U.S. dollars), the state-run Petra news agency reported.
The budget forecasts foreign grants to reach 777 million dinars, the report said.
Budget deficit, which after grants is expected to reach 827 million dinars, projected for 2017 represents 2.8 percent of"...Continue Reading >
Jordan Clothing Co will hold its board meeting on Thursday, 1 December, to consider increasing the capital as well as restructuring it based on the accumulated losses.
The company will consider a capital hike by 1.04 million shares with a par value of KWD 1 per share through offering the rights issue to the public or shareholders, the company said in a bourse statement.
The"...Continue Reading >
More than 300 journalists from the Arab world and other countries will participate in the 9th Arab Reporters for Investigative Journalism (ARIJ) Forum scheduled from December 1 to 3 in Jordan under the theme: “ARIJ: a decade of investigating the Arab world; seeing, hearing, exposing”.
The Forum coincides with the network’s 10th anniversary.
It will feature over"...Continue Reading >