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AMMONNEWS - Head of the delegation of the Saudi Fund for Development (SFD) Abdullah Bin Mohammad Al Khowaitir said the fund is keen to continue cooperation with Jordan in light of the distinguished ties between Jordan and Saudi Arabia.He told Petra that his visit to Jordan, which will last…
07.23 / 22:16
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GHD has successfully managed a challenging public safety infrastructure project for the Government of Guam—The Ordot Dump Closure. Originally built in the 1940s by the United States Military, the 50-acre dump introduced toxic leachate into the Lonfit River, which feeds into Guam’s Pago Bay. The site was also the source of significant air pollution from methane gas emissions. To close the Ordot Dump, GHD managed the construction of a network of environmental safeguards including a complete c…
07.23 / 22:11
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The Thai tourism industry is to forge stronger links with the kingdom’s agriculture economy by promoting the culinary delights of the globally-renowned Thai cuisine, Tourism Authority of Thailand Governor Yuthasak Supasorn has said. Read More …
07.23 / 22:11
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With the changing consumer demands, brands are constantly focusing on technological innovation/advancements to deliver customer value. Most of the top brands in the consumer durables space for example are developing new products and services with exceptional technologies that help in improving people’s lives, thus helping them to do things much more easily and effectively. Read More …
07.23 / 22:11
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Three-quarters of CEOs interviewed in the UAE by the global research and consultancy firm Oxford Business Group (OBG) for a new survey said their company was likely or very likely to make a significant capital investment in the coming 12 months. Read More…
07.23 / 22:11
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A week that was expected to remain positive witnessed downward pressure on Friday post the outcome of ECB and BoJ's latest meeting. Both the central banks decided to keep the rates unchanged coupled with no plans in sight for tapering stimulus packages/schemes to support the broader economies. Read More…
07.23 / 22:11
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Ride-hailing companies such as Uber and Lyft already have struck a financial blow to their competitors in the taxi industry. Now many officials fear they may take a big bite… Read more » The post Airport Parking Takes Hit From Ride-Hailing Companies appeared first on Hamodia. In related news: Sidecar is Quitting the Ride-Hailing Game End to Free Parking Eyed at Trenton-Mercer Airport Car-Hailing Service Uber Takes on Taxis With Sale Tired of Travel Fees? Here’s a Charge You …
07.23 / 22:07
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The city of Madrid has asked Spain’s anti-trust watchdog to investigate whether Uber’s new airport transport service violates fair competition laws. Uber, the San Francisco-headquartered mobile ride-hailing service, offers rides… Read more » The post Uber’s Airport Service in Madrid Under Attack From Town Hall appeared first on Hamodia. In related news: Spanish Judge Orders Temporary Shutdown of Uber Car-Hailing Service Uber Takes on Taxis With Sale German Court Bans Uber&…
07.23 / 22:07
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Three U.S. airlines have agreed to each pay hundreds of thousands of dollars in fines to resolve government claims that they violated rules aimed at protecting consumers. The Transportation Department… Read more » The post U.S. Fines American, Frontier and Delta Over Violation Claims appeared first on Hamodia. In related news: Delta Fined for Mishandling Bumped Passengers Complaints Against Airlines Rise; Frontier Ranks Worst Complaints About Airlines Up Sharply in May…
07.23 / 22:07
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The weakening U.S. dollar fell to its lowest in more than a year against key world currencies on Friday as investors assessed comments from the European Central Bank and obstacles… Read more » The post Dollar Slide Deepens, World Stocks’ Hot Streak Ends appeared first on Hamodia. In related news: World Stocks Mixed as Dollar Regains Footing After Slide Winning Streak for Stocks Ends As Banks and Miners Slump U.S. Stocks, Dollar Slide After Weak Jobs Report U.S.…
07.23 / 22:07
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AMMONNEWS - The Joint Jordanian Turkish Business Council will meet Tuesday in Istanbul, Turkey, according to a Jordan Businessmen Association statement.The meeting will shed light on the investment climate in Jordan and projects that the Turkish private sector could invest in.The two-day…
07.23 / 19:16
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The government’s total revenue in the first five months this year rose 19.2 per cent to R…
07.23 / 17:36
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German luxury carmaker BMW on Sunday denied any collusion with industry rivals on emissions from its diesel engines, saying none of its models had been "manipulated" or violated industry…
07.23 / 15:50
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After tightening monetary policy last month for the second time this year, the U.S. central bank is expected to pause for the next few months to monitor…
07.23 / 15:20
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Yang Qianqian holds out her smartphone to scan a barcode on the mobile of a vendor selling fresh fruit and vegetables at a bustling outdoor market in…
07.23 / 15:10
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Police in Rajasthan have cracked a criminal syndicate accused of smuggling more than 50 million liters of crude oil inside water tankers from India's largest onshore oilfield, an official said…
07.23 / 15:10
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On 19 July, the army chiefs of both Jordan and Iraq discussed the mechanism for the reopening of the Trebil border crossing between Jordan and Iraq for international trade. The statement was made at a joint press conference in Baghdad following a meeting between Jordanian Lt General Mahmoud Abdul Halim Freihat and Iraqi Gen Othman…
07.23 / 07:35
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The Arabia CSR Network, the Middle East’s leading training service provider and think tank, has received a record-breaking number of entries to this year’s Arabia CSR Awards, the Arab region’s most prestigious Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) awards. The number of applications to the latest edition grew to a remarkable 106 applications, reflecting anew the significance of Arabia CSR Awards in the region’s bid to promote social responsibility and sustainable practices both in the public…
07.22 / 22:08
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The Ministry of Health and Prevention has announced that it is hiring seven nursing students who got their  Bachelor’s degrees and completed their four-year studies under the “enhancing the attractiveness of  nursing as a profession  initiative”. Also 17 nurses who were part of the Nursing Bridging Program and another eight from the Master's Program in Nursing will be joining back from their educational leave. Read More …
07.22 / 22:08
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The Supreme Legislation Committee (SLC) has revealed the released an updated version of its strategic plan of the year 2019, which incorporates all the key guidelines and standards aimed at addressing and meeting all the goals and objectives of Dubai, its government agencies and stakeholders concerned with the development and implementation of legislation in the emirate. The new set of standards and guidelines include international benchmarks, reports, surveys, workshops for SLC members,…
07.22 / 22:08
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