13 Jan. 2003
His Majesty King Abdullah II on Monday left for France in a short visit, where he is expected to meet with Sheikh Hamad Bin Khalifa Al Thani of Qatar.
His Majesty King Abdullah on Sunday warned of complications in the Palestinian situation if a war breaks out in Iraq. King Abdullah told the Jordan News Agency, Petra, in an interview that the war would have grave repercussions in two ways. "The first one is the Palestinian cause which is witnessing very complicated conditions. If a war breaks out it would further complicate it," His Majesty said.
11 Jan. 2003
His Majesty King Abdullah II on Thursday said that the major aim of his visit to Washington is to afford support for the Palestinian position, particularly under the light of renewed violence between Palestinians and Israelis.
9 Jan. 2003
His Majesty King Abdullah II received on Thursday the Chinese State Counselor Ismail Amat who conveyed to His Majesty greetings of the Chinese president as well as keenness of the Chinese leadership to promote relations with Jordan in the various fields.
His Majesty King Abdullah II on Wednesday put forward his vision for the Jordanian media aimed to establish a media system that could set a model for responsible freedom in the region. "We want the Jordanian media to take a leading role and to set a model for responsibility in the region," the King said during a meeting on Wednesday at Basman Palace with President and members of the Higher Media Council (HMC).
His Majesty King Abdullah II affirmed that "we are determined to provide Jordanians whether male or female with equal opportunities in the field of education and health and the various aspects of life.
7 Jan. 2003
His Majesty King Abdullah II received on Tuesday a delegation from the Orthodox Church in Jerusalem which conveyed to His Majesty the best wishes of Patriarch of the holy city on the occasion of the new year.
6 Jan. 2003
His Majesty King Abdullah II laid the foundation stone for the establishment of the International Center for "Synchrotron-light for Experimental Science and Applications for the Middle East". Work to build facilities of the laboratory which will be located at Al Balqa Applied University in Allan Near Salt city, will begin later this months.
His Majesty King Abdullah II and the Turkish Prime Minister Abdullah Gul underlined the importance of exerting every possible effort to find a peaceful solution to the Iraqi crisis that averts Iraq a possible war.
5 Jan. 2003
His Majesty king Abdullah II received on Sunday President of the Board of Directors of the German Siemens Company Volker Jung and his accompanying delegation currently on a visit to the Kingdom at an invitation by His Majesty to look into investment opportunities in the Kingdom especially in the fields of telecommunications, information technology and energy.