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Under the patronage of HRH Princess Dina Mired, Director General of the King Hussein Cancer Foundation (KHCF), the Foundation honored the partners of its Stars program in a special ceremony on Wednesday at the King Hussein Cancer Center (KHCC).
During the event, Princess Dina unveiled a model for the STARS plaque wall bearing the names of all the corporate donors who have generously contributed to KHCF’s Stars program in the last"...
The Lower House Financial Committee on Sunday began debating the 2014 state budget and the budgets of government units with a focus on a projected high deficit.
The head of the panel, Mohammad Saudi, told reporters that the government's fiscal policies would not take the country towards the reforms aspired for by the economists, but he endorsed an increase in the capital expenditure, which, he said, would help to achieve growth.
Jordan and Libya on Sunday held talks to explore ways to cement their bilateral ties and study prospects for opening new scopes for cooperation in various fields.
During the talks, led by Prime Minister Abdullah Ensour and his Libyan counterpart Ali Zeidan, the two sides agreed on the importance of laying the ground for "real strategic" relations driven by common interest and a political will for their growth.
"We were looking"...
Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi on Sunday held talks with his Jordanian counterpart Nasser Judeh.
Wang stressed the unique influences Jordan has on the Middle East, Arab and the Islamic community.
Wang underlined the great importance China has placed on developing ties with Jordan, hailing Jordan as China's good friend and partner in Arab community.
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Jordan Wind Project Company (JWPC) has signed the financing agreement to begin construction of the Middle East's first utility-scale wind-power project. Located in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, the 117MW Tafila Wind Farm will increase the country's total power capacity by three per cent. The project will cost an estimated $290 million . JWPC is a co-development between InfraMed (50 per cent), Masdar (31 per"...Continue Reading >
InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) in Jordan held a special dinner event for its BusinessClub program in Crowne Plaza Amman. InterContinental Jordan, InterContinental Aqaba Resort, Crowne Plaza Amman, Crowne Plaza Jordan Dead Sea Resort & Spa, Holiday Inn Amman and Holiday Inn Resort Dead Sea invited their BusinessClub members,"...Continue Reading >
The Ministry of Interior has earned an advanced prominent position on the international scene by preserving the security and stability enjoyed by the UAE, acknowledged as one of the most secure and stable countries, according to international organizations, institutions and forums. This embodies the higher leadership’s vision, which provided its full support to the police institution, and motivated it to keep abreast of the latest developments and innovations in police work.
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Major General Ahmed Nasser Al Raisi, Director General of Central Operations at Abu Dhabi Police GHQ, delivered a speech on the occasion of the UAE 42ndNational Day. Following is the text of the speech:
The Second of December marks the National Day of our beloved country. On this special day, the late Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan, founder of the State and Renaissance"...Continue Reading >
Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, said in a speech on the occasion of the 42nd National Day:
Every year coming to an end leaves us with an extreme sense of joy and incense-full memories to remember and contemplate. The inspiration takes us back to the first steps of our country’s founding father on top of"...Continue Reading >
To mark the UAE’s 42nd National Day, Brigadier Dr. Ali Mohammed bin Darwish, Director General of Human Resources at the Ministry of Interior, said in a speech:
Come December 2nd of every year, Emiratis stand proud in appreciation as they commemorate the UAE’s National Day. On this auspicious national occasion, we reminisce and admire this entity which stood tall"...Continue Reading >