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December 12, 2017

EBRD providing $22m loan to new solar power plant in Jordan

AMMAN — Intensifying its support for Jordan’s solar power programme, the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is extending a $22...
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December 11, 2017

Jordan, Tajikistan sign deals to expand cooperation

His Majesty King Abdullah meets with Tajikistan President Emomali Rahmon in Amman on Sunday (Photo courtesy of Royal Court) AMMAN — His Majesty...
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December 11, 2017

Jordanian mixes art and architecture in visually engaging display

AMMAN — Art and design become an essential part of the city’s infrastructure with “Window – Space”, the new exhibition by Jordanian architect and...
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December 11, 2017

Amman to host extraordinary Arab summit over Jerusalem

AMMAN — Minister of Foreign Affairs Ayman Safadi announced on Saturday that Jordan would host an "extraordinary" Arab summit as the chair of the...
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December 11, 2017

Ambassador honours scholars for promoting Spanish language, culture

AMMAN — Spanish Ambassador to Jordan Aránzazu Bañón Dávalos on Saturday honoured a number of teachers and specialists in Spanish studies and culture...
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December 11, 2017

Planning Ministry secures funding for ex-servicemen’s enterprises

AMMAN — Planning and International Cooperation Ministry and the Economic and Social Association of Retired Servicemen and Veterans (ESARSV) on...
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December 8, 2017

Jordanians Stand United Behind Jerusalem

Jordanians from all walks of life and political spectra took to the streets on Friday to condemn and reject US President Donald Trump's decision to...
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December 8, 2017

Thousands Take To Streets In Protest At Trump’s Decision

AMMAN — Thousands of Jordanians demonstrated on Thursday across the Kingdom denouncing the US decision to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of...
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December 7, 2017

Donors pledge US$857 million for refugees in 2018

New York, Dec.6(Petra)-- Donor governments late Tuesday pledged an initial US$857 million to the United Nations High Commissioner...
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December 7, 2017

King receives call from French President

Amman, Dec.6 (Petra) -- His Majesty King Abdullah II on Wednesday received a phone call from the French President Emmanuel Macron, during which they...
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