AMMAN — Expatriate transfers to Jordan have increased by 5.5 per cent during the first 10 months of 2012, according to preliminary data from the Central Bank of Jordan (CBJ). By the end of October, transfers have reached $3.1 billion (JD2.2 billion), while the number stood at $2.94 billion during the same period last year, the CBJ indicated on Monday.
His Majesty King Abdullah on Saturday discussed with Bahraini King Hamad Bin Isa Al Khalifa bilateral relations and the latest developments in the region.More...
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North Korea on Saturday proposed a joint investigation with the US into the hacking attack against Sony Pictures Entertainment, warning of “serious” consequences if Washington rejects a probe that it believes would prove Pyongyang had nothing to do with the cyber attack.More...
Gulf countries are bracing for tough times as vital oil revenues fall and after they missed a golden opportunity to diversify their economies in a decade of unprecedented windfalls, analysts say.More...
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