Tag: business

HMD Global

HMD Global celebrates one year as the new home of Nokia phones

12 major announcements in just 12 months from “HMD Global” With the ambition of being truly global from day one, HMD-Global has already released its new portfolio of six Nokia smartphones and five feature phones in over 80 markets with…

startup program

Endeavor Jordan and Silicon Badia Launch USAID-Funded Startup Program 

Endeavor Jordan and Silicon Badia last month launched a new startup program that’s backed by a $10 million USAID fund and aims to support Jordanian entrepreneurs, fund managers and angel investors. BeyondCapital will work to “leverage capital, expertise and access…

InterContinental Hotels Group

BEAUJOLAIS NOUVEAU AT INTERCONTINENTAL JORDAN

BEAUJOLAIS NOUVEAU AT INTERCONTINENTAL Hotels Group JORDAN Under the patronage of H.E. Mr. David Bertolotti, French Ambassador to Jordan, and in partnership with Air France KLM, represented by Mrs. Manal Al-Nammari, Regional Manager;InterContinental Jordan represented by Mr. Carlos Malliaroudakis, General…

VOD DUBAI

SUCCESSFUL DEBUT FOR VOD DUBAI INTERNATIONAL JEWELLERY SHOW

SUCCESSFUL DEBUT FOR VOD DUBAI INTERNATIONAL JEWELLERY SHOW Consolidated trade and consumer jewellery exhibition organised by DV Global Link – a joint-venture company between Italian Exhibition Group and the Dubai World Trade Centre – proves a huge hit A successful first…

national drive

Jordan Targets Small Business Growth

A national drive to boost support for Jordan’s SMEs is gaining pace, spearheaded by increased access to finance and plans to garner a more business-friendly operating environment. In June the World Bank and the Central Bank of Jordan (CBJ) announced…

Fashion Week

VOD DUBAI INTERNATIONAL JEWELLERY SHOW JOINS FORCES WITH ARAB FASHION WEEK

Best of fashion and jewellery unite as the region’s biggest jewellery extravaganza partners Dubai’s first unique platform for pre-collections and ready-coutur ” Fashion Week “. Dubai is now home to the world’s latest jewellery-fashion power couple after the respective organisers…

Recalibrating the Economy

Given Jordan has a well-educated labor force, why is its GDP so low, why does it struggle to add economic value, and why does it have a chronic trade deficit? By Laith al Qassem Typically, the higher the level of…

shipping

All At Sea

Nadia Shahin, general manager at Amin Kawar & Sons Co., talks about Jordan’s shipping industry, its potential, and global trends. How has the shipping industry been in the past few years? By all accounts, shipping is in a state of…

Port of Call

The reopening of the Iraqi border in August 2017 was a significant development for many industries in Jordan. But it was of special importance to the Aqaba Container Terminal, which hopes to revive its well-earned reputation as a major gateway…