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July 19, 2019

1,226 youth find employment through ASEZA in first half of year

The Aqaba Special Economic Zone Authority (ASEZA) provided 1,226 youth with permanent jobs during the first half of 2019, it said on Thursday....
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July 19, 2019

King Hussein Foundation study calls for review of national legislation to combat gender inequality

The Information and Research Centre – King Hussein Foundation (IRCKHF) on Thursday released a gender discrimination and inequality study based on...
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July 19, 2019

Seven Mountains Initiative achieves new heights to help support cancer patients

The 19 teenage climbers of the Seven Mountains Initiative (SMI) completed their climb of Tanzania’s Mount Meru on July 5, collecting a total of $300,...
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July 19, 2019

Jordan leaps upward in Global Cybersecurity Index ranking

 According to the Global Cybersecurity Index (GCI) for 2018, Jordan has moved up 18 spots on the global ranking and two spots on the regional...
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July 19, 2019

Steps agreed to connect power grids of Gulf, EU through Jordan

Jordan, Egypt and the Gulf Cooperation Council Interconnection Authority (GCCIA) on Thursday agreed to form a joint technical committee, set...
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July 19, 2019

34th Jerash festival opens

Deputising for His Majesty King Abdullah, Prime Minister Omar Razzaz on Thursday inaugurated the 34th Jerash Festival for Culture and Arts, according...
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July 18, 2019

King talks life, family, and Jordan in interview with university students

In an interview released on Wednesday with students from the University of Jordan and Yarmouk University, His Majesty King Abdullah talked about his...
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July 18, 2019

'Bint Bladi' Expo celebrates entrepreneurial women

Deputising for Her Majesty Queen Rania, Minister of Social Development Basma Ishaqat on Wednesday inaugurated the Bint Bladi Expo in support of...
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July 18, 2019

MPs, Safadi discuss regional developments

Members of the Lower House's Foreign Affairs Committee on Wednesday held a meeting with Foreign Minister Ayman Safadi, where they discussed a number...
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July 18, 2019

Digital centres inaugurated in Balqa, Kufranja and Aqaba

Royal Court Chief Yousef Issawi, head of the follow-up committee for the implementation of Royal Initiatives, on Wednesday attended a ceremony to...
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