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Sun, 2019-08-04
In accordance with the national Public Health Law, Jordan’s Prime Ministry has issued Bylaw No. 29 of 2019 for the Establishment of a National Committee for Biological Safety and Security.
Wed, 2019-06-12
A joint international research team that includes a Jordanian scientist from the Synchrotron-Light for Experimental Science and Applications in the Middle East (SESAME) has published the first research paper
Thu, 2019-05-23
The South Korean Ministry of Science and Technology announced that South Korea is planning to establish a joint nuclear research centre in Saudi Arabia. The centre is expected to lay the foundation for long-term cooperation between
Thu, 2019-02-14
On January 28, 2019 – The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Integrated Nuclear Infrastructure Review (INIR) mission to Saudi Arabia has delivered its final report
Mon, 2019-02-11
The latest report from the Project on Managing the Atom titled, “Revitalizing Nuclear Security in an Era of Uncertainty,” was released
Thu, 2019-01-31
The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) selected the Chairman of Jordan Atomic Energy Commission (JAEC), Dr. Khaled Toukan
Sun, 2019-01-27
The Chief Commissioner of the Energy and Minerals Regulatory Commission (EMRC) in Jordan, Farouq Hiari, released a press statement regarding the Commission’s activities in 2018. According to the statement, EMRC conducted around 2.4 million radiation inspections at border crossings last year
Wed, 2019-01-23
The Aqaba Airports Company and the Energy and Minerals Regulatory Commission (EMRC) recently installed radiation detection systems at the King Hussein International Airport in Aqaba,Jordan.
Wed, 2019-01-16
On January 15, 2019, the Jordan Atomic Energy Commission (JAEC) signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the U.S. company NuScale Power to conduct a feasibility study on the deployment of NuScale’s Small Modular Reactor (SMR) in Jordan.
Mon, 2018-11-26
On November 5, 2018, Saudi Arabia laid a foundation stone for its first nuclear research reactor. According to Saudi Arabia's official press agency (SPA), Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad Bin Salman inaugurated the launching of