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Crown Prince Hussein delivers keynote address at virtual summit

The Crown Prince of Jordan gave a keynote address at third Global Manufacturing and Industrialisation Summit (GMIS). This year’s event was held virtually due to the global COVID-19 pandemic. The pandemic and the world’s response to it were key themes of the event, and it was hosted by the United Arab Emirates and the United Nations Industrial Development Organisation (UNIDO). The…
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Queen Rania of Jordan marks 50th birthday

Queen Rania of Jordan is marking her 50th birthday today in Jordan as the world still battles the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The Queen has undertaken events recently in Jordan since the lockdown in the country was lifted. She has been visiting areas to help promote…
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Queen Rania at 50: Her online presence

Queen Rania of Jordan is one of the most visible royals online with an official website and various social media channels. The Queen has her own website, a Flickr account, YouTube account, as well as social media channels on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. She is extremely popular on social media channels, with over 16.7 million followers on Facebook, 10.4 million followers on Twitter and 6.1…
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Queen Rania: Our fashion favourites

When it comes to style, Jordan’s Queen Rania manages to look edgy and modest at the same time, which isn’t an easy thing to do. A fan of solid colours and elegant workwear, this queen mixes traditional Jordanian looks with very modern fashion. As she is set to…
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King and Queen of Jordan open Emergency Hospital at Al Bashir

King Abdullah and Queen Rania of Jordan opened the Emergency Hospital at Al Bashir on Sunday, 16 August. The new hospital is affiliated with Al Bashir Public Hospital in Amman. The new 22,000 square metre Emergency Hospital was built to help accommodate the influx of new patients. Construction began in 2018 after a royal directive, and it has been completed at a good time as the world is…
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Queen Rania at 50: Her best tiara moments

Ahead of Queen Rania’s 50th birthday, we are taking a look at her best tiara moments. She joined the Jordanian Royal Family in 1993 and became the Queen consort of Jordan in 1999. Since then, she has not had as many opportunities to dust off the tiaras as her European…
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The King of Jordan sends military field hospital to provide medical support following Beirut blast

King Abdullah II of Jordan has ordered a military field hospital to deploy immediately to Beirut to help treat those injured in the huge blast in the city. The field hospital, along with medical staff and supplies, is on its way to the Lebanese capital following the explosion on August 4th 2020. At least 100 people were killed and over 4,000 hurt in the blast which shook the whole city. At…
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