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US-Jordan Joint Committee meets in Amman, praises 7.5 percent increase in Jordanian exports to the United States in 2018

Jordanian exports to the United States increased 7.5 percent last year, according to the United States–Jordan Joint Committee, which met in Amman on July 14.  The committee, established under the 2001 Free Trade Agreement (FTA), meets regularly to promote increased trade between Jordan and the United States, as well as investment in both goods and ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: New Electronics Policy for Consular Customers

Effective August 4, 2019, persons entering the Consular Section (for all visa, American citizen, and immigration services) will be unable to leave any battery operated or electronic devices including, but not limited, to mobile phones, laptops, digital watches, cameras, or portable music players with our security personnel. You must make arrangements to store these devices ...
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CDA Sasahara’s Remarks, Independence Day Celebration 2019

Good evening, masa’ al-kheir.  Your royal highnesses, excellencies, distinguished guests, fellow diplomats, embassy colleagues, and friends and partners of the embassy.  Welcome.  Tonight, I am honored to host America’s birthday here in Jordan, also known as the fourth of July. First, I want to thank all the people who made tonight’s event possible:  Emily Shumaker ...
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Holiday closures for US Embassy Jordan

In observation of Eid Al-Fitr and the 20th anniversary of King Abdullah’s ascension to the throne, the Consular Section will be closed for all routine services from Tuesday, June 4th, 2019 through Sunday, June 9th, 2019. Services will resume on Monday, June 10th, 2019. We wish our customers a happy holiday. Eid Mubarak
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Message for U.S. Citizens: U.S. Embassy Closure During Upcoming Holidays.

Message for U.S. Citizens: U.S. Embassy Closure During Upcoming Holidays. In accordance with the Government of Jordan’s declared holidays, the Embassy will be closed in observance of Eid Al-Fitr and the 20th Anniversary of King Abdullah’s Ascension to the Throne from Tuesday, June 4, 2019 until Sunday, June 9, 2019. The Consular section will resume ...
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