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Irbid

a town in NW Jordan. Pop.: 280 000 (2005 est.)

Irbid

 

a city in northern Jordan, administrative center of the Irbid governorate. Population, 63,000 (1967). A highway junction, Irbid is a commercial center of an agricultural region (wheat, barley, olives). There is handicraft production of household articles in the city.

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The volunteers, he added, had already delivered relief aid for Syrian refugees in Ma'an, Aqaba, Irbed, Ajloon, Turra and areas close to the Syrian borders.
1 million to fund improvement of blood bank project in Irbed governorate, one million dollar for enhancing of the investment environment project and half a million for capacity building development in the energy sector.
Utoum abducted *Ali Al-Utoum, a member of the Islamic Action Front Party bloc in the dissolved 14th Parliament said a group of men grabbed, blindfolded and abducted him in their van on Tuesday as he was walking to the mosque for dawn prayers in Irbed.
The rest USD three million, he added, would be used to improve municipality services in the northern Irbed and Mafraq governorates, where large numbers of Syrian refugees live.
Irbed, April 21, (Petra) A new facility of the Blood Bank in northern governorate of Irbed will be built with the support of the Korean government through US$3.
Upon completion, the Blood Bank will offer blood and relevant health services to government hospitals in the northern governorates of Irbed, Mafraq and Ajlun.
GM of Golden Mobile, Mr Ja'far Al-Ja'fari, said, "since its establishment in 1995 as a small shop selling mobile phones and accessories, till this day, Golden mobile grew to become a key player in the market with a wide network of distribution that covers Amman, Irbed, and most recently Queen Alia International Airport, as well as the Golden Mobile -- the first dedicated Nokia Care Center in Jordan.
Chang, accompanied by the Resident Representative of KOICA Jordan Office, Jung Sang-Hoon and Young-eui Kwon Director of Regional Coordination Team of KOICA HQs are scheduled to attend the ground breaking ceremony for the KOICA sponsored project of the establishment of the telemetry system for the water quality monitoring as well as the inauguration of improvement of blood bank project in Irbed.
The second convoy will head for the northern governorates, Irbed, Jarash, Ajlun and northern Badia on February 2 and the third one will be distributed to the southern governorates, Karak, Tafeeleh, Ma'an, Aqaba and the southern Badia on February7.
Other radio stations run by the Jordanian Radio are the official radio station (General Program), Quran Radio, FM, the Foreign Program and Irbed Radio.