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Jordan’s King Abdullah II Opens the World Economic Forum

  May 22, 2015 at 3:57 pm by

Accompanied by his wife Queen Rania and their eldest son, Crown Prince Hussein, His Majesty King Abdullah II of Jordan opened on Friday the World Economic Forum on the Middle East and North Africa at the Dead Sea, 22 May 2015. The King addressed the audience during the opening session and said that Jordan has a track record of surmounting challenges. “It is a sign of ongoing strength. This is also the message of … Continue reading

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Queen Rania of Jordan Opens An Art Exhibition

  May 18, 2015 at 2:00 pm by

Her Majesty Queen Rania Al Abdullah opened the “Hussein Madi in Amman” art exhibition which is being held at the Jordan National Gallery of Fine Arts in Amman, Jordan. The exhibition showcases 115 artworks donated to the Gallery by the artist, Hussein Madi. Queen Rania along with Princess Ghida Talal, Her Princess Rajwa bint Ali and Princess Wijdan bint Fawaz were given a tour by the artist himself.The exhibition features … Continue reading

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Kings Felipe and Abdullah Attend Charlemagne Prize Ceremony

  May 14, 2015 at 5:29 pm by

Spanish King Felipe VI and Jordanian King Abdullah II were both present today in Aachen, Germany for the annual awarding of the International Charlemagne Prize of Aachen. The two Kings attended the ceremony at the Aachen City Hall where the President of the European Parliament, Martin Schultz, was awarded the prize which is presented to individuals who have worked hard “in the service of European unification.” View image | gettyimages.com In his acceptance … Continue reading

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King Abdullah II and Queen Rania Launch Jordan 2025 Blueprint

  May 12, 2015 at 2:54 am by

His Majesty King Abdullah and Her Majesty Queen Rania attended the launch of “Jordan 2025″, which is a 10-year blueprint for economic and social development. During the ceremony, King Abdullah received a copy of the blueprint from Prime Minister Abdullah Ensour. Their Majesties also watched a short film on stages of the 10 year plan and how the outcome will benefit Jordan in 2025, the film also included brief policies … Continue reading

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Happy 64th Birthday Princess Basma bint Talal

  May 11, 2015 at 2:05 am by

Princess Basma bint Talal of Jordan turns 64 years old today. Born on May 11, 1951 in Amman, Princess Basma is the only daughter of King Talal and Queen Zein al-Sharaf Talal. She is King Hussein of Jordan’s sister and aunt to the current King, Abdullah II. Princess Basma studied in Amman before finishing high school in England, she then attended Oxford University where she studied Modern Languages. In 2001, … Continue reading

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Queen Rania Shares A Sweet Video On Instagram

  May 1, 2015 at 4:14 am by

On April 30, Her Majesty Queen Rania shared a video with her instagram followers of Her Majesty and Prince Hashem welcoming King Abdullah II home. King Abdullah was on a 9 day working visit to Indonesia, United States and Canada. The black and white video shows Queen Rania and Prince Hashem watching King Abdullah’s motorcade arrive. King Abdullah gives his waiting wife a kiss and a hug. Queen Rania captioned … Continue reading

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Jordan’s Crown Prince Chairs the United Nations Security Council

  April 24, 2015 at 7:27 am by

His Royal Highness Crown Prince Hussein bin Abdullah II of Jordan has become on Thursday the youngest person ever to chair a Security Council meeting at the United Nations. The young Crown Prince, who is 20 years old, led an open session discussing the role of youth in countering violent extremism and promoting peace. While addressing the audience, he said that the world is facing a formidable challenge; terrorism and extremism, which may … Continue reading

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King Abdullah II And Queen Rania At A Joint Event

  April 20, 2015 at 12:29 pm by

King Abdullah II and Queen Rania Al Abdullah attended a meeting with the head and members of the National Committee for Human Resources Development. The meeting took place this morning at Al Husseiniya Palace in Amman. The King talked about human developing, education and the 10 year blue print. The King said, “The practical measure of the level of success and the achievement of goals, is the true implementation of … Continue reading

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Queen Rania Meets With Small Business Owners

  March 31, 2015 at 1:41 am by

Her Majesty Queen Rania Al Abdullah visited Tabaqat Fahel, a district in Northern Ghor in Jordan. The purpose of Her Majesty’s visit was to highlight and view small businesses run by women which are supported by the Community Centers Association (CCA) in the district. Queen Rania visited various working ladies either in their small business run from their homes or shops. The ladies spoke about how the small business has … Continue reading

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Princess Haya Opens Humanitarian Conference

  March 26, 2015 at 1:30 pm by

Princess Haya Bint Al Hussain opened the 12th Dubai International Humanitarian Aid and Development Conference and Exhibition (DIHAD). The conference talks about poverty and how to reduce poverty and suffering around the world. Princess Haya gave a short speech at the opening. The conference was also attended by Prince Hassan Bin Talal of Jordan. Prince Hassan also spoke at the conference.

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King and Queen of Jordan Visit Morocco

  March 13, 2015 at 8:20 pm by

King Abdullah II and Queen Rania made an official visit to the Kingdom of Morocco on the invitation of Mohammed VI between March 10-13. On March 10, Their Majesties were received at the airport by King Mohammed VI, Prince Moulay Rachid and Princess Lalla Salma. One day later, Jordan’s King and Queen were welcomed in a ceremony at the Royal Palace in Casablanca. That night the Moroccan King offered an … Continue reading

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Queen Rania Speaks At Future of Work Conference

  March 7, 2015 at 4:51 am by

On March 4, Her Majesty Queen Rania Al Abdullah held a conversation session with Arianna Huffington during the Future of Work conference which was held in London. During the talk season, Queen Rania spoke about the Islamic State (ISIS), saying, “They have nothing to do with faith and everything to do with fanaticism. ISIS wants to be called Islamic … because any action against them will automatically be called a … Continue reading

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Queen Noor Receives Woodrow Wilson Award

  February 23, 2015 at 8:07 am by

Queen Noor of Jordan received during Alumni Day on Saturday February 21, the Woodrow Wilson Award at Princeton University. Her Majesty, a member of the Class of 1973, was selected for this award for her humanitarian work around the world. Princeton’s Woodrow Wilson Award is given annually to an alumnus or alumna who embody the ideals of the former University President. During her speech, Her Majesty recalled her time at … Continue reading

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Jordanian King & Queen Meet Visiting Czech President

  February 12, 2015 at 1:40 pm by

Jordanian King Abdullah II and Queen Rania Al Abdullah welcomed Czech President Milos Zeman and his wife at the Royal Palace in Amman, Jordan. During the meeting, King Abdullah and the Czech President talked about developing relations and ways to support cooperation in political and economic fields between the two countries. His Majesty said: “Our meeting today, and the Jordanian Czech Economic Business Forum, held yesterday, the memoranda of understanding … Continue reading

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Queen Rania Joins Thousands At Rally In Jordan

  February 6, 2015 at 12:42 pm by

Queen Rania of Jordan joined thousands of protestors in a march to support the government in the fight against ISIS militants after Friday prayers in Amman,  Jordan’s capital. The protesting comes after the Islamic state burned alive the Jordanian pilot Moaz al-Kasasbeh. Yesterday, King Abdullah II and Queen Rania paid condolences to Moaz al-Kasasbeh’s family.

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Royals Rank Amongst World’s Most Admired

  February 3, 2015 at 9:38 am by

A new poll by market research firm YouGov has seen several royals ranking within the top twenty of the ‘Most Admired’ for their respective countries. The poll, which had 25,000 respondents in 23 countries, asked ‘Who do you truly admire?’ and ‘Who do you most admire?’, with respondents selecting from a list of 25 worldwide figures and 5 popular local figures. Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II was the highest ranked royal … Continue reading

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Princess Haya At Two Events In Dubai

  January 31, 2015 at 11:16 am by

On January 28, Princess Haya bint Al Hussein officially opened the Zayed bin Mohammed Family Gathering in Dubai. Princess Haya toured the gathering, watched a traditional band show and a traditional Emirati wedding ceremony. She also toured the event’s museum. Princess Haya hailed the efforts that have gone into organising the event. The event is organized by the Dubai Department of Islamic Affairs and Charitable Activities (DDIACA). On January 29, … Continue reading

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Princess Haya Awarded With 2015 Hunger Hero Award

  January 23, 2015 at 6:11 am by

Princess Haya bint Al Hussain, the wife of Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid, Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai and a former WFP Ambassador Against Hunger, has been awarded by the United Nation’s World Food Programme with the 2015 Hunger Hero Award. Princess Haya, a United Nations Messenger of Peace and the chairwoman of the International Humanitarian City in Dubai, received the award during the World Leaders Dinner … Continue reading

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Jordan’s King and Queen Attend Unity March in Paris

  January 12, 2015 at 10:24 pm by

On January 11, 2015 King Abdullah II and Queen Rania of Jordan paid a short visit to France to take part in an anti-terrorism march. The march was called by French President, François Hollande, to condemn the recent terrorist attacks in Paris. Their Majesties were received by President Hollande at the Elysee Palace before they attended the march in honour of the 17 victims of the terrorist attacks along with other … Continue reading

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Jordan’s Prince Ali to Run for FIFA Presidency

  January 6, 2015 at 9:16 am by

Prince Ali bin Al Hussein of Jordan announced today his intentions to stand for the FIFA Presidency in elections to be held in May against the association’s long-serving leader Sepp Blatter. The 39-year-old Prince released a statement through his official Facebook saying, “This was not an easy decision, it came after careful consideration and many discussions with respected FIFA colleagues over the last few months.” He added, “The message I … Continue reading

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