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May 14, 2021
Portion control: The nutritionist said she learnt the formula when she visited Jordan. This formula helps you understand how much to eat.
Michael Hiltzik
May 11, 2021
Los Angeles Times
Experts think we have warped expectations of what it means for society to be immune from COVID-19.
Hibbett Sporting Goods Inc.
May 10, 2021
/PRNewswire/ -- Hibbett (NASDAQ:HIBB), the Birmingham-based premium athleisure and footwear retailer operating more than 1,000 Hibbett Sports and City Gear...
May 7, 2021
IFC is joining forces with Jordan's Ministry of Planning and International Cooperation to help spur private investment in the country, increase competitiveness, and open new markets for local firms. Under three new agreements signed today, IFC's advisory team will work with the ministry to strengthen and simplify a range of legislation and introduce reforms to help private businesses trade, grow, and create jobs. This is especially important as Jordan and the Middle East recover from the...
Warren Rojas
May 3, 2021
Business Insider
Muzzle the headline-grabbing, outrage-stoking bosses establishment Washington loves to hate? These high-ranking House Republican staffers wouldn't dream of it.
Sonam Sheth
April 15, 2021
Business Insider
After Rep. Jordan repeatedly sparred with Dr. Fauci and clashed with the chairman, Waters told him to "respect the chair and shut your mouth."
Olivia Cuthbert
April 15, 2021
the Guardian
Women in the Middle East and north Africa say social codes leave them unable to talk about social media abuse as pandemic pushes sexual harassment off the streets
Chaim Gartenberg
April 12, 2021
The Verge
Legendary's upcoming live-action Gundam movie is headed to Netflix, where it'll be directed by Kong: Skull Island director Jordan Vogt-Roberts. There's no release date yet, though.
Stanly Johny
April 10, 2021
The Hindu
The palace feud has exposed the long simmering tensions in Jordan
April 9, 2021
BEIRUT (AP) -- They are boisterous, argumentative and at times downright hilarious. Hundreds of thousands of people in the Arab world are turning to Clubhouse, the fast-growing audio chat...
Rob Davies
April 6, 2021
the Guardian
Gambling firms agreed to stop advertising last spring, but not during subsequent lockdowns. Photograph: David Levene/The Guardian
Mohammad Tayseer, Layan Odeh & Reema Alothman | Bloomberg
April 4, 2021
Kings half-brother Hamza raided, at least 16 aides taken into custody
April 4, 2021
The Economic Times
Bassem Awadallah, a longtime confidant of King Abdullah II who later became minister of finance, and Sharif Hassan bin Zaid, a member of the royal family who was the former royal envoy to Saudi Arabia, were detained along with other unnamed figures.
April 4, 2021
The Economic Times
Abdullah stripped his half-brother Hamzah of his title as crown prince in 2004, saying he had decided to "free" him from the "constraints of the position" in order to allow him to take on other responsibilities. The move was seen at the time as part of Abdullah's consolidation of power five years after the succession.
Josie Ensor
April 3, 2021
The Telegraph
An intelligence official said the plan was 'far-reaching' and 'well organised' and they appeared to have 'foreign ties'
David Riggs
March 21, 2021
Energy consumption has become the latest flashpoint for cryptocurrency. Critics decry it as an energy hog while proponents hail it for being less intensive than the current global economy. One such critic, DigiEconomist founder Alex de Vries, said he's "never seen anything that is as inefficient as bitcoin." On the other side of the debate, [...]
March 18, 2021
• Zain Group Chairman, Ahmed Al-Tahous: "The pandemic highlighted the importance of telecommunications and digital platforms as a major factor of societal and business continuity", , • Zain Vice Chairman and Group CEO, Bader Al Kharafi: "Company adhering to its three-year dividend commitment despite circumstances, 77% payout ratio of earnings is one of the highest in the region", , • Efficiency drive by management reduced operational expenses by USD 168 million, , • Zain invested USD 1.4 billion...
March 16, 2021
International Business Times UK
Relatives, along with protesters, gathered outside the hospital, which necessitated King Abdullah to intervene in order to diffuse the crowd.
Abingdon Watch Co.
March 4, 2021
/PRNewswire/ -- The Abingdon Co. ( released its first automotive timepiece, a steel-cased multi-function watch inspired by female race...
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February 17, 2021
/PRNewswire/ -- Zoe and Jordan Sims Rhodes, Park Tudor High School students, today announced the launch of their new fashion and accessory line, Vaccinated...
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