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News Jordan » Aqaba: Turkey to reconsider FTA with Jordan ‘to ensure balance’

News channel or source: http://www.jordantimes.com/news/local/turkey-reconsider-fta-jordan-ensure-balance%E2%80%99
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

The minister noted his country's keenness on utilising Aqaba Port as a regional hub for Turkish exports ... the Turkish minister stressed his country’s support for and appreciation of the role Jordan plays towards that end, under His Majesty’s leadership.

News Jordan » Aqaba: Jordan to go ahead with Red-Dead water project despite Israel withdrawal

News channel or source: http://www.jpost.com/Arab-Israeli-Conflict/Jordan-to-go-ahead-with-Red-Sea-Dead-Sea-project-542417
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

Jordan signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU ... while the seawater will be pumped out from an intake located in the north of the Gulf of Aqaba. In addition, a conveyor will be extended to transfer desalinated water and a pipeline will be installed ...

News Jordan » Aqaba: Jordan King asserts keenness to coordinate with Turkey

News channel or source: http://menafn.com/1096485245/Jordan-King-asserts-keenness-to-coordinate-with-Turkey?src=RSS
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

(MENAFN - Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)) AMMAN, Feb 19 (KUNA) -- Jordan King Abdullah II underlined the importance ... that his country is looking forward to using the southern port of Aqaba as a regional center for the entry of Turkish exports to various ...

News Jordan » Aqaba: Iraq, Jordan Agree on Basra-Aqaba Oil Pipeline

News channel or source: https://www.albawaba.com/business/iraq-jordan-oil-pipeline-1085138
Publication date: Wednesday 07 February 2018

Jordan has given the green light for the construction of a pipeline that would bring oil from Basra in southern Iraq to its port of Aqaba, a government spokesman said this week. The project aims to export Iraqi oil with the pipeline passing through Jordan ...

News Jordan » Aqaba: Perfect Tense: Comparing Israel’s Ties with Jordan and Turkey

News channel or source: http://www.washingtoninstitute.org/policy-analysis/view/perfect-tense-comparing-israels-ties-with-jordan-and-turkey
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

The strategic interests of Jordan and Israel overlap to a remarkable ... crossing near the Dead Sea to facilitate both tourism and labor movement following the Aqaba-Eilat precedent; and the ambitious Red-Dead Canal, now temporarily stalled, which required ...

News Jordan » Aqaba: Jordan eyes Iraqi crude for expanded refinery

News channel or source: http://www.petroleum-economist.com/articles/midstream-downstream/pipelines/2018/jordan-eyes-iraqi-crude-for-expanded-refinery
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

In 2013, a detailed agreement was signed that envisaged a pipeline running from Basra westwards through Anbar province and then south to Aqaba on Jordan's Red Sea coast. A spur line was to transport oil to the Zarqa refinery. Completion was set for mid-2017.

News Jordan » Aqaba: PM Modi discussed terrorism, defence ties with Palestine, Jordan, says Vijay Gokhale

News channel or source: http://www.catchnews.com/world-news/pm-modi-discussed-terrorism-defence-ties-with-palestine-jordan-says-vijay-gokhale-98758.html
Publication date: Saturday 10 February 2018

Gokhale also threw light on the fact that King of Jordan Abdullah II started Aqaba process and has worked on the issue of deradicalization. "Both the leaders [Indian and the Jordanian] agreed that terrorism poses a huge challenge and has to be countered in ...

News Jordan » Aqaba: Finding new impetus in Pakistan-Jordan relations

News channel or source: https://dailytimes.com.pk/202046/finding-new-impetus-pakistan-jordan-relations/
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

Kingdom of Jordan, bordered by Israel, Palestine, Iraq, Syria, Saudi Arabia and the Dead Sea, is almost landlocked country except that southern side where it has a shoreline along the Gulf of Aqaba that provides an access to the Red Sea. The geographical ...

News Jordan » Aqaba: Budget flights to Europe will breathe new life into Jordan tourism

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-ae/news/other/budget-flights-to-europe-will-breathe-new-life-into-jordan-tourism/ar-BBITu9y
Publication date: hursday 08 February 2018

It shows their trust in Jordan,” he added. By the end of 2018, Amman will be connected to 10 new cities, including Milan, Budapest, Bologna, Krakow, Bucharest, Paphos, Prague, Brussels, Vilnius, and Warsaw; with a further four flights to Aqaba from ...

News Jordan » Aqaba: Jordan approves construction of Iraq oil pipeline - Government spokesman

News channel or source: https://steelguru.com/gas-oil/jordan-approves-construction-of-iraq-oil-pipeline-government-spokesman/501985
Publication date: hursday 08 February 2018

AFP reported that Jordan has given the green light for the construction of a pipeline that would bring oil from southern Iraq to its port of Aqaba, a government spokesman said. In 2013, the neighbouring countries agreed on the idea of the 1,700-kilometre ...