Blog: Culture

Jordan Food Fair To Start On July 5

AMMAN — Consumers will have the chance to taste and buy products from Jordanian companies taking part in the Jordan Food Exhibition 2017, which will start on July 5.

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Jordanian Medical Student Creates Life-Saving Charity For Children With Heart Disease

AMMAN — Through a student-run non-profit organisation, a young Jordanian medical student is helping to improve the quality of life for children with congenital heart disease around the world....

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RFC to Screen Documentary Depicting Childrens’ Lives in Zaatari Camp

AMMAN — The “shocking numbers” of displaced people throughout the world prompted the Royal Film Commission - Jordan (RFC) to screen the documentary “Zaatari Djinn”, according to an organiser. ...

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Queen Rania Commends JAHD’s Community Empowerment Projects

AMMAN — Her Majesty Queen Rania on Thursday visited Jerash where she commended the Jordan Association for Human Development (JAHD) for its “innovative” community-empowerment projects and...

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‘Disarming Design From Palestine’ Programme to be Hosted by Amman Design Week, Darat Al Funun

AMMAN — Amman Design Week (ADW) is collaborating with Darat Al Funun to host a team of designers from Jordan, Palestine and the Netherlands for an educational exchange experience under the...

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Two Jordanian Women Prepare for World Record Highest-Elevation Football Game

AMMAN — Two Jordanian female football enthusiasts will take their passion to a new level, moving from the football pitches of Jordan to the summit of Mount Kilimanjaro. 

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Parents’ Arabic-Learning Series for Son Goes Viral

AMMAN – A commitment to ensure that their son properly speaks his native language in light of the lack of “catchy” educational content in Arabic has prompted a family to compose its own learning...

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Jordan Participates in UN Ocean Conference

NEW YORK-- Deputizing for His Majesty King Abdullah II, Jordan’s permanent representative to the United Nations (UN), Sima Bahouth, on Monday, participated in the UN Ocean Conference, which will...

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Jordan’s Women Climbers Taking Steps to Conquer Mount Everest

AMMAN — With Mount Everest in their sights, Jordan Women’s Everest Expedition 2018 have returned to the Kingdom after training in Nepal for their planned summit of the world’s highest mountain....

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Breaking Bread for Iftar, Young Volunteers Serve Residents at Elderly Care Home

AMMAN — Young volunteers on Sunday paid a visit to an elderly care home in Amman and served the fast-breaking iftar meal to residents as part of a “broader” charity campaign during the holy month...

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