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Lt. General His Highness Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior conveyed the greetings of the His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE; his brother His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai; and General His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, to the Emirati armed forces participating in the Peninsula Shield"...Continue Reading >
Major General Staff Dr. Obeid Al Ketbi, Chairman of the International Conference for Security and National Resilience (ISNR) Higher Organizing Committee said that the value of the deals announced during ISNR Abu Dhabi 2014 amounted to AED1 billion.
Al Ketbi highlighted the success of the 6th edition of ISNR noting that the event witnessed great attendance from all nationalities"...Continue Reading >
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Lt. General H.H Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior witnessed this evening, Sunday, the conclusion of the Formula 1 Race at the Kingdom of Bahrain. The Formula 1 Race was held as part of the 2014 Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix Prize. The events started the day before yesterday on the Bahrain International"...Continue Reading >
Digital Media Services (DMS), which serves as the digital arm of Choueiri Group recently announced that it has pioneered the introduction of Behavioral Targeting services, across its websites portfolio. This innovative initiative stands out as a first for regional online platforms, bringing them in line with cutting-edge global digital advertising standards and practices.
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Prime Minister Abdullah Ensour was on Saturday briefed about Royal Jordanian's (RJ) plans to face challenges, mainly a slump in air travel to the Middle East due to political turmoil in the region and rising fuel prices.
During a visit to RJ, where he met the flag carrier's Chairman of the Board of Directors, Nasser Lozi, and CEO Amer Hadidi, Ensour was briefed on the precarious political and security conditions in the Middle East that"...
The IMF said it had reached an agreement with Jordan to disburse $264 million that represent the third and fourth review under the Stand-By Agreement (SBA), according to an IMF statement.
Head of the IMF mission to Jordan Kristina Kostial said the SBA is subject to the approval of the Executive Board, which is tentatively scheduled to consider the reviews in late April. Board approval will allow for the disbursement of 264 million for"...
Jordanian Prime Minister Dr. Abdulla Al Nsour has received here Education Minister and Chairman of the High Education Council Dr. Majid bin Ali Al-Nuaimi, in the presence of the Jordanian High Education Minister Dr. Amin Mahmoud.
The Jordanian Premier lauded the advanced level of Jordanian-Bahraini relations, adding that King Abdulla UU has always directed to enhance cooperation with the kingdom.
He said that the two countries' ties were flourishing thanks to the similar features they"...
The rate of economic participation of women in Jordan is among the lowest in the world, standing in sharp contrast to the “impressive” achievements related to the country’s human development record over the past three decades, a World Bank (WB) report said.
The recently issued report said that Jordan’s female economic participation rate stands at 22 per cent, about a fourth of that for men (at 87 per cent).
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Jordan represents a unique model of national unity, where Jordanians’ love and loyalty for Palestine does not contradict or clash with their dedication to Jordan, Prime Minister Abdullah Ensour said Saturday.
At a meeting with residents of Al Hussein Refugee Camp at Al Hussein Youth Club headquarters, Ensour said “our only interest lies in unity” and “we should all work to maintain the greatest"......Continue Reading >
His Majesty King Abdullah will pay working visits to the Vatican and Austria on Monday and Tuesday, a Royal Court statement said.
He will meet with Pope Francis and review bilateral relations and ways to boost them, according to the statement.
The visit will also focus on boosting cooperation, dialogue and the values on Islamic-Christian coexistence, along with regional developments.
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