Zarqa


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Zarqa

(ˈzɑːkə)
n
(Placename) the second largest town in Jordan, northeast of Amman. Pop: 494 000 (2005 est)
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Noun1.Zarqa - city in northwestern Jordan
Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, Jordan - an Arab kingdom in southwestern Asia on the Red Sea
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Zarqa, March 14 (Petra)--A delegation representing the Edu-Syria project funded by the EU, met on Wednesday with Syrian students studying at Zarqa University.
According to unofficial results, Dr Ashraf bagged 298 votes while his rival candidate Dr Zarqa Taimur obtained 38 votes.
LAHORE -- PML-N-supported candidate Dr Asad Ashraf was on Thursday elected as senator in a by-poll defeating Dr Zarqa Taimur of the PTI by a wide margin.
Dr Asad Ashraf from PML-N and Dr Zarqa from PTI will be contesting in this by polls against each other.
Damascus, SANA -Ruba Zarqa is a Syrian football referee who drew the experts' attention with her good officiating performance in local matches and awarded an officiating certification by the FIFA International Federation.
This week, IOM, the UN Migration Agency, and its partner NICCOD, a Japanese Non-Governmental Organization (NGO), distributed cash assistance to 1,500 Syrian female headed households or families having at least one member living with disabilities in Zarqa, Jordan.
Download Jordanian Government launches 'New City Project' NNA - The government on Sunday officially announced a landmark national project to establish a new city outside Amman in a bid to find drastic solutions to rising population density and traffic congestions in Amman and Zarqa in addition to providing affordable housing.
Abdul Karim Alaween, CEO of JPRC, commented: ""The expansion of the Zarqa refinery will help us meet the rising demand for fuel, which is growing at an average of 3% every year.
In Alexandria, Al-Nour Party will hold a conference in Al-Raml constituency, where Ashraf Thabet, deputy leader of the party, as well as Bassam Zarqa, deputy for political affairs will participate.
Jordan's Ministry of Water and Irrigation is set to built a new $45 million wastewater pipeline to transport sewage from Zarqa Governorate and parts of Amman to Al Samra Wastewater Treatment Plant, said a report.
Zarqa, Rajab 13, 1435, May 12, 2014, SPA -- The Zarqa Chamber of Commerce on Sunday evening signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Romanian Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Prahova to develop economic and trade cooperation between the two cities.