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Queen Rania visits Tal Al Rumman Women's Cooperative

Economic and social empowerment programmes for women were on the agenda for Queen Rania as she paid a visit to the Tal Al Rumman Women’s Cooperative in Jordan’s Al Balqa’ Governorate. The royal visit, which took place on 18 January, allowed the Jordanian queen to learn more about the cooperative’s initiatives to support women in the rural area of Tal Al Rumman. Local women can…
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Queen Rania shares new family photo with holiday wishes

Queen Rania of Jordan has shared a new family photo on social media while expressing warm wishes for the new year. The image features Queen Rania and King Abdullah II with their four children: Crown Prince Hussein, Princess Iman, Princess Salma and Prince Hashem. On social media, the Queen wrote, “May the threads of happiness, hope and good health weave together your New…
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Queen Rania honours recipients of King Hussein Award for Cancer Research

Queen Rania of Jordan has honoured the recipients of the 2021 King Hussein Award for Cancer Research. The Queen of Jordan attended an award ceremony hosted by the King Hussein Cancer Foundation in her role as co-patron of the ceremony alongside her husband, King Abdullah. The Queen was joined by Prince Talal bin Muhammad and Princess Ghida Talal for the ceremony where she presented the…
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Jordan's Royal Hashemite Court releases strongly worded statement denying Pandora Papers allegations

Jordan’s Royal Hashemite Court has released a strongly worded statement denying the allegations against King Abdullah contained in the leaked Pandora Papers. Information in the Pandora Papers claims that the King of Jordan amassed a secret £70 million property empire in the United Kingdom and the United States. These reportedly include homes in California, London and Ascot. The…
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