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Jordan's port

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It is in Israel's interest to live side by side in peace with a Palestinian state," pronounced Sharon at Aqaba, his words belying his well-established image as a hard-liner.
In a paper to be published in EARTH AND PLANETARY SCIENCE LETTERS, the two geophysicists state that rifts underlying both the Suez and Aqaba were formed by the same movement between the African and Arabian plates.
Overlooking the Red Sea, the DoubleTree by Hilton Aqaba is located in the central business district of Jordan's southernmost and only coastal city, within walking distance of popular seashore attractions and all major shopping areas.
The Maritime services wharf, meanwhile, seeks to provide a technical platform for receiving and unloading LNG ships in the port of Aqaba, and also provide it with special maritime services at the highest international standards in the area of towing, counseling and providing marine safety requirements.
Ramsey Sweis, President of Aqaba Technologies, comments, "We were quite pleased with the end product for our client, this confirms our approach to providing solutions to organizations such as Ziebart International; our focus on the automotive related industry has proven to be a viable business for our company.
Under the agreement, Colliers International will create a development plan for Saraya Souk that aims at helping Saraya Aqaba meet the market needs of the city of Aqaba as a shopping destination while also being in line with the wider vision of Saraya Aqaba.
BAM previous year finished the container terminal for ADC en APMT in Aqaba and the company is at present building the Aqaba New Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) terminal, eighteen kilometres south of Aqaba for ADC.
Queen Noor also visited NHF's Aqaba Micro-Business Incubator (AMBI).
Summary: AMMAN: The US Embassy in Jordan warned Americans Wednesday of a "possible imminent threat" in the country's Red Sea port of Aqaba and recommended avoiding the city for the next 48 hours.
The warning says "rockets have been fired recently into the Eilat and Aqaba areas.
AMMAN AND JERUSALEM AND EL-ARISH: A Grad-type rocket smashed into a street in the Jordanian port of Aqaba on Monday, injuring four people, one seriously, the interior minister said, while rockets have been fired toward the southern Israeli city of Eilat, says Israeli police.
Marriott International, which has more than 3,400 lodging properties in 68 countries and territories, will open its fourth branded hotel in Jordan in 2013 in Aqaba.
Bringing the total number of properties to five in Jordan for the Swiss group, the opening of the new Mvenpick Resort Tala Bay Aqaba is set to welcome guests from August 2009.