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  1. Sheraton Amman Al Nabil Celebrates Summer Season With Special OfferRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | PR Log

    July 20, 2017 - PRLog -- The "ladies Night, Every Night" offer is held at EVOO restaurant, where the guests will enjoy sitting at the EVOO's beautiful garden, tuning to Sheraton's resident DJ Liona. In this offer, the ladies will get a free drink and pay no cover charge.

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  2. Sheraton Amman Al Nabil and Le Meridian Amman Hotels Celebrate Iftar With Cab DriversRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2017 | Al Bawaba

    As part of its ongoing commitment to the Holy Month of Ramadan, Marriott International celebrated the eighth annual 'Iftar for Cabs' initiative at more than 70 participating Marriott hotels in the Middle East, including the Sheraton Amman Al Nabil and Le Meridian Amman Hotels. During the hour of Iftar on Wednesday, June 14th, 2017 , cab drivers who drove through the main entrance of any of the participating hotels received complimentary Iftar packs to break their fast.

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  3. EquitrekkingRead the original story

    Jun 14, 2017 | KISU-TV Pocatello

    As the first travel television series to discover spectacular destinations on horseback, EQUITREKKING provides adventure-hungry viewers with a fresh way to see the world. Whether it's saddling up at a working cattle ranch in Colorado, watching the intricate dance of the enchanting Andalusian horses in Spain or riding through Vermont's country roads on the backs of Icelandic horse traveling by horse affords riders a whole new perspective.

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  4. Jordan Trail: A trek through history via ancient villages and wild wadisRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2017 | CNN

    Then draw a route through more than 10,000 years of history, covering Neolithic ruins, Biblical sites, one of the New 7 Wonders of the World , and russet landscapes that wouldn't look out of place on Mars. The 650-kilometer trail takes about 40 days to complete, starting at the northern tip of Jordan in the city of Umm Qais and ending in Aqaba in the south, where hikers meet the country's only coastline.

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  5. Royal Wings Operates Direct Regular Aqaba-Dubai FlightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2017 | Al Bawaba

    A subsidiary of Royal Jordanian, Royal Wings has plans to transfer its operations from Amman to Aqaba to boost air transportation and tourism in the port city. Royal Wings, will start operating direct regular flights between King Hussein International Airport in Aqaba and Al Maktoum International Airport in Dubai as of June 15, 2017.

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  6. IHG Dead Sea Hotels Win Regional Talent Development Award for 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2017 | Al Bawaba

    Ahmad Al Salem, Cluster HR Manager for IHG Dead Sea Hotels, and Basil Abu Hamdeh, Cluster Director of HR for IHG Dead Sea Hotels, were honored for their exceptional work within IHG Dead Sea Hotels. In recognition of their efforts to develop capacities within the local Dead Sea community, members of the Human Resources Department at Crowne Plaza Jordan Dead Sea Resort & Spa and Holiday Inn Resort Dead Sea have received InterContinental Hotels Group's prestigious regional Talent Development Award for 2017.

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  7. International Artists Bring Color to Israeli, Jordanian StreetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2017 | Voice of America

    With large murals of black cats and colorful grotesque faces, a group of traveling international artists are bringing a splash of colorful street art to towns in Israel and Jordan. The eye-catching works, including large portraits and spying eyes, are produced under the banner of the international POW! WOW! event, a week-long culture festival which aims to "contribute, share culture and beautify communities with art."

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  8. June 7, 2017Report: Jordanian restaurants denying service to Israeli customersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2017 | Jerusalem Post

    The Israeli Embassy in Amman said it will look into the situation and send a formal complaint to the Jordanian Tourism Ministry. A number of popular restaurants in the Jordanian city of Aqaba have reportedly begun denying service to vacationing Israelis due to their country of origin, according to Channel 2 on Wednesday.

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    Jun 3, 2017 | Al Bawaba

    Throughout Service Week, colleagues engaged in various entertaining activities aiming to bring the spirit of IHG's core value, 'Show We Care', to life. In an expression of appreciation and gratitude toward its hotels' exceptional employees, InterContinental Hotels Group in Jordan launched its Service Week celebration during May, 2017.

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  10. Independence Day of JordanRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2017 | Manila Bulletin

    Jordan Independence Day is observed annually on May 25 in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, commemorating the date in 1946 when the country achieved independence from the British Mandate. Academic institutions usually organize round-table discussions, special seminars, symposiums on themes associated with the observance.

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  11. Meet movers and shakers in Israel and Jordan on L.A. World Affairs Council tourRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2017 | Los Angeles Times

    Meet political leaders, artists, academics and business leaders on a 15-day tour of Israel and Jordan organized by the Los Angeles World Affairs Council. Highlights in Israel include meetings with Tel Aviv Mayor Ron Huldai and representatives of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Knesset.

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  12. Brown students, recent graduates earn 37 Fulbright ScholarshipsRead the original story

    May 23, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    PROVIDENCE, R.I. [Brown University] - Twenty seniors from Brown University's Class of 2017, six graduate students and 11 recent alumni have landed coveted Fulbright student scholarships to conduct research or teach abroad. As the flagship international exchange initiative sponsored by the U.S. government, the Fulbright Program is designed to build relationships between Americans and people in more than 140 countries across the globe to collectively address global challenges and work toward world peace.

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  13. U.S. travel ban: Airline computer-separation fearsRead the original story

    May 22, 2017 | Washington Times

    What price security? American travelers are about to find out when they plan a trip to, say, Amsterdam not Amman and find they have to surrender all electronics except their smartphone before boarding a plane back to the U.S. While the U.S. Department of Homeland Security holds that although there have been no credible threats or alerts to be concerned with, it is weighing a potential new decree by the Trump administration to ban all electronics bigger than a Smartphone on flights coming into the U.S. from some cities in Europe. Unlike the previous ban, the new directives, if put into action, would affect U.S. carriers as well.

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  14. How Trump's planned visit to the Western Wall spurred controversyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    Israeli media reported, citing an unnamed senior government official, that the prime minister got very angry at the meeting when he learned that so few government ministers had made a decision to come. Typically, Palestinians in the West Bank are only permitted to travel overseas via Amman's airport after first crossing the land border with Jordan.

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  15. Jordan reviews tourism sector as revenues remain static since last yearRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | Hospitality Net

    Tourism officials in Jordan have been reviewing developments in the country's tourism sector as revenues from 2016 are on par with takings from 2015 despite a reported rise in the number of visitors to the Western Asian kingdom. Jordan is home to an incredible 100,000+ sites of religious and archaeological sites and spectacular landmarks that draw tourists from all around the world, namely the historical cities of Petra and Jerash, and biblical sites including Al-Maghtas and Mount Nebo.

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  16. Erekat warns Trump embassy move would end peace processRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2017 | The Times of Israel

    Palestinian negotiator says potential relocation of US embassy to Jerusalem would be an 'imposition,' urges US president to give Palestinians a chance Palestinian chief negotiator and Secretary General of the Palestine Liberation Organisation Saeb Erekat, right, is greeted by Jordanian Foreign Minister Ayman al-Safadi upon his arrival at the Foreign Ministry in the Jordanian capital Amman on May 14, 2017. DEAD SEA, Jordan - Moving the American embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem would end the peace process between Israel and the Palestinians, top Palestinian negotiator Saeb Erekat warned on Saturday.

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  17. Traveling to the Middle East - Think about the Middle Eas...Read the original story

    May 10, 2017 | The Coastal Courier

    Think about the Middle East and the first few sceneries that will strike your mind are the beautiful mountain ranges, warm waters, endless deserts and untouched beauty of the environment. However, you cannot be sure whether each and every travel spot in the Middle East is safe for you or not.

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  18. Jordan Trail: A trek through history via ancient villages and wild wadisRead the original story

    May 17, 2017 | WICU12 Erie

    Then draw a route through more than 10,000 years of history, covering Neolithic ruins, Biblical sites, one of the New 7 Wonders of the World, and russet landscapes that wouldn't look out of place on Mars. The 650-kilometer trail takes about 40 days to complete, starting at the northern tip of Jordan in the city of Umm Qais and ending in Aqaba in the south, where hikers meet the country's only coastline.

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  19. National Geographic Explorer: 'There Are Things You Can Do in...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2017 | Al Bawaba

    "There are things you can do in Jordan that you cannot do anywhere else in the world," Andrew Evans said to sum up his experience in Jordan after hiking across the country for over 40 days. Evans, who is a contributing editor at National Geographic Traveller, has recently completed his hike of the entire 650 kilometres of the Jordan Trail, stretching from Um Qais in the north of Jordan to Aqaba in the south.

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  20. Collaboration of Travel Industry Visionaries Brings Donated Bikes & Community Development to JordanRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | PR Log

    "It's beautiful to see an idea come to life," posted Haddad on Facebook. "This is how we change the world, one idea at a time and a lot of hard work in between."

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