In this issue of Venture Magazine:
Orange Jordan CEO Jean-Francois Thomas lays out the telco giant’s strategic plan for the coming five years.
World Refugee Day: Standing Together
To mark World Refugee Day, two top UNHCR representatives, Andrew Harper and Khaled Hosseini, examine how best to mitigate the impact of the Syrian refugee crisis.
SESAME: A Scientific Step Forward
Jordan has never excelled at scientific study. But a newly revamped, first-of-its-kind research facility could change that.
Telr-Made Solutions for Region’s E-Commerce
Telr CEO Sirish Kumar on tailoring payment gateway services for the region
Enter the House of Genius
Toma Bedolla on offering budding entrepreneurs the chance to pick the brains of industry leaders.
Relentless convergence continues to rattle telecom operators and their once lucrative business models. What can they do to adapt?
By Zeid Nasser
Hotel Electricity Rate Cut: A Misguided Move
Slashing electricity rates for hotels won’t solve Jordan’s tourism crisis.
By Jawad Abbassi
Media and Society
Not Free Enough
The Freedom House Index shows no reason for Jordan to celebrate World Press Freedom Day.
By Osama Al Sharif
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