Latest News for: Jordanian business


Saudi PIF unit backs $24m funding in Jordanian classifieds platform

Arab News 07 Jun 2021
The Saudi Jordanian Investment Fund (SJIF), a subsidiary of the Saudi sovereign wealth fund, was one of the main investors behind the $24 million financing raised by a Jordanian online classifieds platform ... OpenSooq has 65 million consumers and businesses using its platform and the total value of items sold by users is around $30 billion per year.

TheLifeCo: The Rising Trend of the New Era is ‘Wellcations'

The Marshall News Messenger 07 Jun 2021
Business Wire) ... Favored by renowned names from the Middle East such as Ahmad Hamad K.Al-Thani and Princess Noor bint Asem (the member of the Jordanian Royal Family), TheLifeCo Wellbeing is a center where celebrities & business people be fit and rejuvenate with personally designed therapies in a short time.” ... Copyright Business Wire 2021.

Will an Arab Party Entering Israel’s Government Lead the Region Toward Peace or War?

The Algemeiner 07 Jun 2021
In short, the Jordanian king has been so busy entangling himself with the PLO-based Palestinian movement, and so focused on becoming, for Western consumption, Mahmoud Abbas’s champion, that he forgot he was the tribal head of the Hejazi Bedouin, the core of his state.

Jordan celebrates 75th Independence Day

The National 25 May 2021
At the Raghadan Palace, King Abdullah marked the occasion by awarding centennial medals to 140 Jordanians who “participated in building the nation and its institutions” ... Economy class sale fares start from 247 Jordanian dinars ($348) while business class fares are available from 857 dinars.

Boom in MENA parenting and family startups defies pandemic pressures

Arab News 14 May 2021
“We knew that our core business was mostly going to have to be on hold for a while,” said Karim Beidas, CEO and founder of Kidzapp ... Jordanian interactive parenting platform 360 Moms is another startup that had to make lasting changes in its business ... to help the business grow.

Jordan- Nahar stresses importance of trade cooperation with Ireland in food sector

MENA FN 06 May 2021
... in the virtual seminar organized by the Jordanian- Irish Business Association (JIBA) in partnership with the Irish Embassy in Amman, Wednesday, the diplomat highlighted the cooperation prospects in the field of food sector trade between Jordan and Ireland.Nahar said.

Leaders International invites Jordanian entrepreneurs to join its digital academy for freelance work

The Jordan Times 05 May 2021
It now invites Jordanian entrepreneurs, freelancers, and small business owners to register for a free training programme to build skills and capacities in winning and managing diverse digital assignments ... He further emphasized that more than 500 young Jordanians will be registered ...

Albemarle Reports First Quarter Sales Growth of 12%

Johnson City Press 05 May 2021
Global Compact, aligning our sustainability efforts with those of the international business community ... Business Segment Results ... In 2020, we recorded severance expenses as part of business reorganization plans, impacting each of our businesses and Corporate, primarily in the U.S., Germany and with our Jordanian joint venture partner.

UK-Jordan trade agreement to drive growth in investment

The National 03 May 2021
A UK-Jordan trade agreement came into effect at the start of this month, preserving preferential trade for Jordanian and British businesses and consumers, while boosting commerce and investment between the two countries.

Dutch embassy marks national day, reflects on ties with Jordan

MENA FN 26 Apr 2021
In addition, the Netherlands focuses on facilitating access for Jordanian businesses to the European market.He said the Embassy this month marks both the Netherlands' King's Day and the centennial celebration of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, and is also a time to reflect on ...

Expo 2020 Dubai spotlights five grassroots innovations to tackle COVID-19 challenges

Urdu Point 21 Apr 2021
DUBAI, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News / WAM - 21st Apr, 2021) A wearable device that warns when social distancing is not being respected and a Jordanian programme helping vulnerable communities grow online businesses during lockdown are among five new projects selected from a ...

Expo 2020 Dubai spotlights five grassroots innovations

Gulf Daily News 21 Apr 2021
A wearable device that warns when social distancing is not being respected and a Jordanian programme helping vulnerable communities grow online businesses during lockdown are among five new projects selected ... grow their businesses online and provide more income for their families.

Livelihood Specialist - Employability and Microbusiness Specialist

Reliefweb 21 Apr 2021
She/he will assist with the design of project activities related to job placements and work-based learning, MSME (particularly home-based business) establishment and expansion, and career counselling and business mentoring ... · Support for business mentorship and job placements for vulnerable refugee and Jordanians.

Jordan shows keen interest in Pakistani defence products

The News International 20 Apr 2021
He assured that ICCI would also like to work with Jordanian embassy for developing strong business linkages between Pakistan and Jordan so that private sectors of both countries could take the lead in promoting bilateral trade and economic relations between the two countries.