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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
Thu, 2018-11-01
The International Science and Technology Center (ISTC) and the Middle East Scientific Institute for Security (MESIS) jointly organized a best practices exchange on training metrics for nonproliferation and nuclear security.
Sun, 2018-09-09
The Cabinet of Jordan, led by Prime Minister Omar Razzaz, approved the liquidation of the Jordan Nuclear Power Company (JNPC). This voluntary liquidation will be undertaken due to the fact that the activities carried out by the company are nearing completion.