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ASE closes trading on higher note

The Amman Stock Exchange (ASE) closed Monday’s trading session up by 0.23 percent at 1,829 points. A total of 6.9 million shares were traded through 2,705 transactions at a trading value of JD6.9 million.The closing prices of 38 companies with traded s…

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Egypt’s former president Mohamed Morsi dies

Former Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi was pronounced dead on Monday after fainting during a court hearing in Cairo, according to state media. In the session he was granted permission to address the judge. After the session was adjourned, the former p…

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Budget deficit decreases to JOD303.7 million

The national budget deficit decreased to JOD303.7 million in April 2019 compared with a deficit of JOD377.8 million in the same period in 2018, according to the government’s fiscal bulletin that was published Monday. The deficit in the national budget …

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4 dead on desert highway accident

Amman, Four people died in a collision between a coaster bus and a truck on the Desert Highway near the Pilgrims (Hojaj) city in the southern governorate of Ma’an, an official source said Sunday. The Civil Defense Directorate (CDD) said in a statement …

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