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Jordanian Ministry of Transport announces five-year public transportation strategy for 2022 to 2027

Arab News 29 Jun 2022
AMMAN. The Jordanian Ministry of Transport has announced a five-year public transportation strategy for the years 2022 to 2027, Jordan News Agency (Petra) reported on Wednesday ... close a significant funding gap for transportation projects.

Ministry Promises Ambitious 5-Year Public Transport Strategy

MENA FN 29 Jun 2022
(MENAFN - Jordan News Agency) Amman, June 29 (Petra) -- The Ministry of Transport announced that it is developing a five-year public transportation strategy for the years 2022 to 2027 with the ... .

Government Support Needed To Make Transport Of Lithium Batteries Even Safer — IATA

MENA FN 23 Jun 2022
(MENAFN - Jordan Times) AMMAN – The International Air Transport Association (IATA) called on governments on Tuesday to further support the safe carriage of lithium batteries by developing and ... .

Female student shot to death at university in Jordan

Al Jazeera 23 Jun 2022
In a statement on Thursday, it said an assailant fired shots at a female at a university in the Jordanian capital, Amman. The victim was transported to a hospital in critical condition and was pronounced dead shortly after her arrival ... Iman’s father, Mufeed Rashid, told the Al-Arabiya media outlet his daughter was an innocent victim ... She wrote ... .

Sector Recovery Expected To Rebuild Airline Profitability

MENA FN 22 Jun 2022
(MENAFN - Jordan Times) AMMAN – The International Air Transport Association (IATA) upgraded this week its outlook for the airline industry's 2022 financial performance as the pace of recovery from ... .

Incentives Needed To Increase Sustainable Aviation Fuels Production-IATA

MENA FN 22 Jun 2022
(MENAFN - Jordan Times) AMMAN - The International Air Transport Association (IATA) on Tuesday called on governments to urgently put in place large-scale incentives to rapidly expand the use of ... .

Home-based businesses help refugees amid labour market challenges

The Jordan Times 21 Jun 2022
AMMAN — Long hours, low payment and the lack of overtime bonuses and proper transportation are some of the major challenges that have forced refugees to start home-based businesses ... Ali, a Syrian refugee working in a restaurant in Amman, expressed his hope that refugees will be allowed to work in more fields in Jordan.

UN urges Houthis to lift Taif siege as Yemeni truce holds

Arab News 15 Jun 2022
NEW YORK ... Grundberg said the Houthis must now gradually open the roads leading into the city ... “For years, (Taizis’) freedom of movement has been greatly impeded by this conflict ... Around 3,000 passengers have been transported to Amman and Cairo, seeking medical treatment and reconnection with family members ... ....

Jordan’s $3bn railway project hits delay amid funding issues

Arab News 14 Jun 2022
The Jordanian Ministry of Transport had announced plans to establish the railway network connecting Amman to Syria, Iraq, Egypt and Saudi Arabia in 2004.

Transport-related inefficiencies cost Jordan about $3 billion a year — World Bank report

The Jordan Times 08 Jun 2022
AMMAN — Women make up just a third of passengers using public transport in Jordan and less than 50 per cent of women use public transport, according to the World Bank’s Jordan Public Transport Diagnostic and Recommendations report, released on Tuesday.

Regional Workshop Sheds Focus On Women's Needs For Public Transport

MENA FN 08 Jun 2022
(MENAFN - Jordan Times) AMMAN – Considering women's needs for public transportation benefits not just women, but also all their families and society members, said Claudine Roukoz, president of the ... .

Technical Jordanian-Tunisian Road Transport Committee Discuss Cooperation

MENA FN 02 Jun 2022
(MENAFN - Jordan News Agency) Amman, June 2 (Petra) - The Jordanian-Tunisian joint technical committee in the road transport field held its 3rd meeting remotely.In a press statement on Thursday, ... .

Saudi-Jordanian Technical Committee For Maritime Transport Kicks Off 3Rd Session In Jordan

MENA FN 01 Jun 2022
(MENAFN - Saudi Press Agency) Amman, May 31, 2022, SPA -- The Saudi-Jordanian Technical Committee for Maritime Transport has started its third session in Aqaba in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, ... .

Report Calls For Transportation System Development

MENA FN 01 Jun 2022
(MENAFN - Jordan News Agency) Amman, June 1 (Petra) -- The Kingdom's transportation system should be developed and modernized using best practices, according to the State of the Country Report ... .

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