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Despite changes to the government and popular protests, Jordan will push ahead with IMF reforms, a leading minister has said.

UK’s Prince William starts politically delicate Mideast trip

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UK’s Prince William starts politically delicate Mideast trip

Britain’s Prince William on Sunday kicked off a politically delicate five-day tour of Jordan, Israel and the Palestinian territories

Germany's Merkel discusses refugee issues with Hariri in Beirut

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Germany's Merkel discusses refugee issues with Hariri in Beirut

German Chancellor Angela Merkel discussed refugee issues with Lebanon's prime minister.

Trump's MidEast team talk Israeli-Palestinian peace deal in Egypt

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Trump's MidEast team talk Israeli-Palestinian peace deal in Egypt

Jared Kushner and Jason Greenblatt continued their Middle East tour in Cairo with President Sisi.

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Jordan's King to visit Trump after welcoming Netanyahu

The Jordanian monarch is set to visit the White House to discuss the Israel-Palestine peace process which comes days after he met with Netanyahu.

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Germany offers cash-strapped Jordan $100 million loan

Germany Chancellor Angela Merkel has offered Jordan a loan of $100 million, as the kingdom attempts to get its finances in order following the ...

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Kushner, Trump envoy visit Saudi Arabia's crown prince

Trump adviser Jared Kushner and US envoy Jason Greenblatt met with the Saudi crown prince to discuss the stalled Palestinian-Israeli peace ...

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Trump envoys discuss Israeli-Palestinian peace plan with Jordan <em>king</em>

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Trump envoys discuss Israeli-Palestinian peace plan with Jordan king

Trump's son-in-law and adviser Jared Kushner and envoy Jason Greenblatt are on a regional tour to discuss the so-called "deal of the century".

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Netanyahu meets King Abdullah in Jordan for rare talks

Netanyahu met with King Abdullah to discuss regional developments as well as "advancing the peace process and bilateral ...

Qatar and Jordan hint at restoring full diplomatic relations

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Qatar and Jordan hint at restoring full diplomatic relations

Qatar's eagerness to provide financial assistance to Jordan signals warming ties between the two countries and could see full diplomatic ...

Germany's Merkel to visit Jordan, Lebanon this month

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Germany's Merkel to visit Jordan, Lebanon this month

Germany's chancellor will make a visit to Jordan and Lebanon later this month, local media has reported.

Jordan swears in new government following cabinet shakeup

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Jordan swears in new government following cabinet shakeup

Jordan's new cabinet is made up of technocrats and a record number of women, focusing on pocket book issues for everyday Jordanians.

Qatar pledges $500m aid package for austerity-hit Jordan

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Qatar pledges $500m aid package for austerity-hit Jordan

The offer comes despite Jordan downgrading its diplomatic relations with Qatar since the outbreak of the Gulf crisis last June.

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Senior Malaysia judges resign in government clean-up

Malaysia's top two judges are the latest officials forced to leave office as the government continues its anti-corruption crackdown.

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Yemen president visits UAE for first time since dispute

Yemen president made his first visit to the UAE since the two nations clashed over Abu Dhabi's deployment of troops to Socotra island.

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Saudi Arabia, UAE, Kuwait offer billions to crisis-hit Jordan

Jordan has been rocked in recent days by mass protests against price rises and a proposed tax hike as the government pushes measures to slash ...

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Saudis host four-nation meeting over Jordan crisis

Saudi Arabia hosted a meeting centring on Jordan's economic crisis.

Riyadh moves to 'bankroll' Jordan to contain anti-austerity protests

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Riyadh moves to 'bankroll' Jordan to contain anti-austerity protests

Saudi Arabia says it will host a meeting among several Gulf Arab countries to offer support to Jordan after it faced mass protests over the ...

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IMF to release more funds to debt-ridden Jordan

The IMF will work with the new Jordan government to complete a review of the debt-burdened country's loan programme to release another $70 ...

Jordan withdraws controversial tax hikes as angry protests continue

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Jordan withdraws controversial tax hikes as angry protests continue

Jordan's proposed income tax law looks set to be withdrawn. as anti-austerity protests continued despite the resignation of the prime minister.

Security officer stabbed as Jordan protests turn violent

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Security officer stabbed as Jordan protests turn violent

A security guard was stabbed during protests in the Jordanian capital as anger over economic woes continue to boil in the kingdom.

Jordan unions launch general strike over IMF-backed austerity

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Jordan unions launch general strike over IMF-backed austerity

Protests have gripped the capital Amman since a new price hike for electricity and fuel were announced last week.

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