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Solar panels and rooftop prayers, yet renewed mosque reclaims traditional role - Christian Science Monitor
At the Al Arab Mosque in Zarqa, an impoverished city of 1.35 million in northern Jordan that is the country's second-largest, an imam and neighborhood residents have teamed up and embarked on an experiment bringing the mosque's traditional role as a ...altro »
Back to school, but not for all of Syria's children - Minneapolis Star Tribune
With a disabled father, they are their family's main breadwinners, earning at most one Jordanian dinar ($1.4) a day, enough to buy bread. Soon, their three siblings, aged 10, 13 and 15, may join them on the job after the funding cuts. In their home in ...altro »
Could this be the new winter-sun destination for Britons? Now you can get to Jordan for £100 as the cheap flight ... - Daily Mail
Jordanian dinar, dollars, sterling, euros and credit cards are widely accepted. Any health precautions? Avoid tap water. Is it OK to drive? Yes, the main roads are good. You can drive in Jordan using an International Driving Permit. Make sure you have ...altro »
Newspapers Review: Israeli plan to build thousands of housing units in settlements focus of dailies - WAFA - Palestine News Agency
RAMALLAH, September 5, 2018 (WAFA) – News about the Israeli plans to build more than 4700 housing units on Palestinian lands in the West Bank hit the front pages of the three Palestinian Arabic dailies on Wednesday. Al-Hayat al-Jadida, al-Quds and ...altro »
Museum to showcase bewildering history of Palestinian money - Al-Monitor
Finally, with the signing of the Oslo Accords, three currencies could be used for trade in the Palestinian territories: NIS, the US dollar, and the Jordanian dinar,” Zard said. He continued, “Palestine has used 28 different currencies over the ages ...
Back to school, but not for all of Syria's kids - The Daily Star
With a disabled father, they are their family's main breadwinners, earning at most 1 Jordanian dinar ($1.40) a day, enough to buy bread. Soon, their three siblings, aged 10, 13 and 15, may join them on the job after the funding cuts. In their home in ...
From Qatar to Palestine: How Cryptocurrencies Are Regulated in the Middle East - Cointelegraph
The initiative was reportedly designed to shield Palestine against potential Israeli intrusion, as the country does not currently have a stable currency — relying on the euro, U.S. dollar, Israeli shekel and Jordanian dinar. According to the 1994 ...altro »
Torres Advanced Enterprise Solutions, LLC - Government Accountability Office
A. The RFP stated that an offeror should consider that the prior contract, but not the instant solicitation, required the contractor to pay a supplemental wage allowance (SWA) of $100, or approximately 71 Jordanian Dinar (JOD), a month to each employee ...
Man of Madaba: A Bookseller's Quest in Jordan - Harvard Political Review
“Reading culture is not strong here in Jordan,” Oldaz said. “ In fact, I also read less and less. This project is amazing, and I hope it triggers interest among the youth in particular.” The cheapest book on Jann's car was priced at half a dinar ...
On a sword's edge - Jordan Times
I utterly disagree with this rumor and I do not see any possibility of devaluation or even floating the Jordanian dinar exchange rate, although floating has some merits in the sense that it affords a new monetary policy tool for the monetary authority ...