10 Jan. 2002
His Majesty King Abdullah II Thursday noon returned home following a few-day tour to the United Arab Emirates UAE and Bahrain. His extensive talks with UAE President Sheikh Zayed Ben Sultan Al-Nahyan and Bahrain`s Emir Sheik Hamad Ben Isa centered on pan-Arab issues and questions of common interest.
Talks between His Majesty King Abdullah II and His Royal Highness Sheikh Hamad Bin Issa Al Khalifa of Bahrain Wednesday focused on means to develop bilateral relations between the two brotherly countries, in addition to the latest developments in the Palestinian territories.
9 Jan. 2002
His Majesty King Abdullah II Wednesday arrived to Manama following a brotherly visit to United Arab Emirates.
His Majesty King Abdullah II accompanied by United Arab Emirates Army Chief of Staff General Mohammad Bin Zayed , Tuesday visited the Armed Forces Armour School and toured various sections of the school and where looked into Lockleir Tank and how it operates in the battle field . The King drove the tank and inspected its field efficiency and competence.
His Majesty King Abdullah II Monday held talks with President of United Arab Emirates Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nhayan that focussed on mechanisms of developing bilateral cooperation and the latest developments in the region.
His Majesty King Abdullah II Monday left Jordan to Abu Dhabi, the first leg in a three day visit to United Arab Emirates and Bahrain.
His Majesty King Abdullah II Monday received Dutch Minister of Housing, Planning and Environment , the special envoy of UN General Secretary for the World Congress on Sustainable Environment , Jean Bronk who handed His Majesty a personal invitation from Kofi Annan to attend Earth Summit for Sustainable Development due to be held next September in Johannesburg.
6 Jan. 2002
Prime Minister Ali Abul Ragheb accompanied by Director of General Intelligence Department and Secretary of State Security Council General Saed Kheir made a visit to Saudi Arabia, Sunday during which he conveyed a written message from His Majesty King Abdullah II to King Fahed of Saudi Arabia dealing with the current situation on the Arab and international scenes with special reference to the situation in the Palestinian territories .
6 Jan. 2002
His Majesty King Abdullah II discussed on Sunday with Member of the Sub-Committee of the Middle East and South Asia at the US House of Representatives Deputy Kari Ackerman and Democratic Senator John Rockfelev as well as their accompanying delegation Jordanian-US ties, ways of promoting them and the current developments in the region.
One year after the opening of the Aqaba Special Economic Zone (ASEZ), His Majesty King Abdullah II was keen to follow up the size of accomplishments achieved in this zone on which the Jordanian economy pins high hopes to become an area for investment and tourism attraction at the Middle East level.