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September 18, 2017

King sends plane to airlift Jordanians from St. Martin after Irma Hurricane

Amman, Sept. 18(Petra) -- Upon directives of His Majesty King Abdullah II, a Jordanian plane, early Monday, headed for Saint Martin Island to airlift...
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September 18, 2017

Queen Rania presents awards to winners of "MIT Solve Challenge Finals"

New York, Sept.18 (Petra) -- Her Majesty Queen Rania Al Abdullah Sunday presented awards to the winners of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology...
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September 18, 2017

Jerash gets ready for Bocelli concert

AMMAN — World-famous Italian tenor Andrea Bocelli will preform to some 3,500 music enthusiasts in Jerash this evening, accompanied by an array...
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September 18, 2017

King holds meeting with UN, EU Council chiefs in New York

AMMAN — His Majesty King Abdullah on Sunday met with UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres in New York, where he reviewed the current regional...
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September 18, 2017

Ministry to allow hiring foreign workers in agriculture sector

AMMAN — The Ministry of Agriculture on Sunday announced plans for allowing the recruitment of new foreign workers in the agricultural sector. The...
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September 18, 2017

King meets representatives of Jewish organizations in US

AMMAN — His Majesty King Abdullah on Sunday met with representatives of American Jewish organisations in New York, in the presence of Her Majesty...
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September 18, 2017

PM visits Luminus Group vocational training colleges

AMMAN — Prime Minister Hani Mulki on Sunday visited Luminus Group, which provides vocational and technical training programmes under the National...
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September 18, 2017

Energy Transition exhibit marks launch of German Week

AMMAN — Germany’s Energy Transition (Energiewende) exhibition was inaugurated on Saturday, as part of the opening ceremony of the German Week, held...
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September 18, 2017

42 patients get free surgeries, check-ups from JOHUD Goodwill campaign

AMMAN — Forty-two patients, from various parts of the Kingdom, have underwent free surgeries and check-ups on previous surgeries in several private...
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September 18, 2017

Officials take to the field in ‘score for democracy’ friendly football match

AMMAN — Dozens of participants “from all spectrums of democracy stakeholders” gathered on Saturday to participate in the “Score for Democracy” event...
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