A high-level delegation from Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD), the leading national entity for international development aid, on Thursday participated in the inaugural ceremony of the Dhs771 million ($210 million) Petroleum Storage Facilities (PSF) project in Jordan.
The UAE and Jordan on Thursday started joint military drills in demonstration of the robust cooperation ties between the two countries.
Matar Saif Al-Shamsi, the UAE’s Ambassador to the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, received a delegation from the Sharjah Police, headed by Brig. Ahmed Abdulaziz Shuhail, Director General of Sharjah Reformatory and punitive Establishments (SRPE), who is currently on a visit to Jordan.
For more than a year after being moved to a Jordanian wildlife reserve from war-hit Syria, two bears, Loz and Sukkar, would cower whenever planes flew by, traumatised by past bombardments.
In a phone call, Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed and King Abdullah reviewed a number of issues of mutual interest, as well as exchanged views on current regional and international developments.
Jordan’s government said on Sunday it has reached a pay deal with the teachers union to end a one-month strike, the country’s longest public sector strike that disrupted schooling for more than 1.5 million students.
Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed and the King of Jordan also reviewed the latest regional and international developments and issues of mutual interest
The Japanese automaker said in a statement that Ghosn engaged in serious misconduct while leading the Nissan-Renault-Mitsubishi alliance. Japan's chief government spokesman told reporters Tokyo has told Lebanon that Ghosn left the country illegally, seeking cooperation in finding out what happened.
Ghosn fled to Lebanon this week before his trial in Japan on financial misconduct charges. Turkish media reports said he flew to Lebanon on a private jet via Istanbul.