Labor Ministry launches anti-child labor campaign…2nd & final add

On proposed solutions, the civil society organization’s report called for rebuilding the social protection system on the basis of human rights standards and social protection criteria, and reviewing wage policies, in a bid to bring a pay rise in line with price levels. The International Labor Organization proposed several steps for action to end child labor by 2025, including boosting

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UAE reports 479 new COVID-19 cases

Abu Dhabi, The UAE Ministry of Health announced on Thursday 479 new coronavirus (COVID-19) cases, bringing the caseload to 40,986. To date, the total number of recoveries in the UAE reached 25,234 after around 1,217 new recovered cases had been reported. Meanwhile, two fatalities were confirmed in the Gulf nation to raise the death tally to 286.   Source: Jordan

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Razzaz reviews Covid-19 crisis measures to address economic repercussions

Amman, Prime Minister, Omar Razzaz, chaired a meeting of the economic team to discuss the Covid-19 crisis’s economic repercussions on various sectors. Speaking during the meeting held at the Prime Ministry on Thursday, Razzaz stressed the need to support the sectors affected by the Covid-19 pandemic, such as the tourism, transportation and other vital sectors, noting a package of government

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King, in phone call with Russian president, discusses regional, international developments

Amman, His Majesty King Abdullah, in a phone call on Thursday with Russian President Vladimir Putin, discussed the latest regional and international developments of mutual concern, foremost of which is the Palestinian cause. Discussions covered bilateral and multilateral efforts to counter and contain the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, and the importance of maintaining cooperation to address its humanitarian and economic

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Government maintains support to the agricultural sector, says Razzaz

Amman, Prime Minister, Omar Razzaz, said the government maintains support to the agricultural sector, deemed one of the most “important and strategic” sectors for achieving economic, social and food security. Speaking during a meeting held at the Prime Ministry on Thursday, with President of the Jordan Farmers Union (JFU), Odeh Rawashdeh, Razzaz highlighted the “outstanding” performance of the agricultural sector

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