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JORDAN NEWS

Jordan helps combat declining water levels

Trilateral cooperation to ease strain on water resources




Jordan, Israel and Palestine are working together on the first ever trilateral project to help combat declining water levels, a result of the influx of... May 07, 2015

Government | Middle East | Jordan


U.S. helping Jordan

U.S.-Jordan alliance 65 years strong in 2015


King Abdullah met with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry at Al Husaineya Palace, Amman, in November 2014

The U.S. is assisting Jordan in its vision to develop thriving tourism, hi-tech, and SME sectors and was a strong supporter of the kingdom’s historic... May 06, 2015

Government | Middle East | Jordan


Jordan tourism numbers

Tourism industry gathers momentum




Jordan is moving ahead with its 25-year master plan for sector development, with tourism receipts growing yearly as more tourists are attracted to this... May 06, 2015

Tourism & Culture | Middle East | Jordan


Increases in Jordan airport arrivals

QAIA arrivals jump 9%




Visitor numbers from the West have dropped due to the situation in Iraq and Syria. However Jordan has seen a rise in tourists from within the region itself,... May 05, 2015

Infrastructure | Middle East | Jordan


Jordan's energy

Kingdom aims to be energy self-sufficient by 2020




Energy imports are a major factor behind Jordan’s significant trade deficit. With demand for energy set to double by 2020, the government has layed... May 05, 2015

Energy | Middle East | Jordan


Aqaba Special Economic Zone Authority

Aqaba: Strategic location with access to market of 1bn consumers




For global investors interested in accessing the regional market, Aqaba offers unparalleled advantages as a springboard thanks to free trade access to... May 04, 2015

Industry & Trade | Middle East | Jordan


Jordan's resilient economy

Reform spells resilience for economy


Jordan

A succesful combination of political and fiscal reform has helped to offset the impact of external pressures, the kingdom’s widening trade deficit,... Apr 09, 2015

Government | Middle East | Jordan


Education reform in Jordan

Education investments equal 20% of GDP


Queen Rania has spearheaded efforts to adopt a holistic approach to national education

The King has ordered the government to set out an educational reform plan aimed at postitioning Jordan as a science and tech hub Mar 23, 2015

Education | Middle East | Jordan


Business friendly Jordan

A regional model of development and prosperity




Since King Abdullah’s ascension to the throne, he has implemented significant economic reforms to encourage foreign investment and to develop an... Mar 20, 2015

Government | Middle East | Jordan


Port expansion strengthens Jordanian city of Aqaba’s position as modern shipping hub




Aqaba’s strategic importance for those that have ruled over it stretches back centuries.  Almost a century on since the Battle of Aqaba, the... Feb 23, 2015

Industry & Trade | Transport | Middle East | Jordan


Believe in Jordan



In November 2007, and under the terms of a 25-year concession agreement, Airport International Group (AIG) became the Jordanian company responsible for... Feb 04, 2015

Government | Middle East | Jordan


A leading player in the global mining sector



Jordan Phosphate Mines is a mining company based in Jordan. It was founded in 1949 and its main offices are located in Amman. The company... Dec 05, 2014

Mining | Middle East | Jordan


The most attractive investment incubator

H.E. Dr. Montaser Oklah
Chief of Jordan Investment Commission (JIC)

Since King Abdullah’s 1999 ascension to the throne, His Majesty has implemented significant... Feb 04, 2015


Queen Alia International Airport: Jordan’s new gateway

Mr. Kjeld Binger
Chief Executive Officer of Airport International Group (AIG)

United World talks to Mr. Kjeld Binger, CEO of Airport International Group, the company... Feb 04, 2015


Jordan’s part in the global security industry

Mr. Ahmad Al Sallakh
CEO of KADDB Investment Group

United World sat down with KADDB Investment Group (KIG)’s CEO, Mr. Ahmad Al Sallakh,... Nov 27, 2014


Innovation, the core of Umniah’s identity

Mr. Ihab Hinnawi
Chief Executive Officer Umniah

Since its official launch on June 26th 2005, Umniah has succeeded in quickly making a strong... Oct 28, 2014


“Water can build trust among the countries”

Hazim El Nasser
Jordan’s Minister of Water & Irrigation

Jordan’s Minister of Water & Irrigation Hazim El Nasser talks about the current scarcity... Sep 30, 2014


The Jordanian model: moderate, progressive, and ambitious

Mohammad Al Momani
Minister of State for Media Affairs

Mohammad Al Momani, Minister of State for Media Affairs, speaks to United World about Jordan’s... Sep 25, 2014



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