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Her Majesty Queen Rania of Jordan Attends a Ceremony at the University of Jordan. (VIDEOS)



On Tuesday, April 22, 2014, Her Majesty Queen Rania of Jordan arrived at the University of Jordan in Amman to witness His Highness Prince Alwaleed bin Talal bin Abdulaziz al Saud recieve an honorary doctorate in International Business.

According to Petra News, the prince received the “…degree in recognition of his regional and international efforts in the fields of business, economic development, administration, tourism and media”

Her Majesty Queen Rania of Jordan Visits the Rosary Sisters Visitation Home. (VIDEO)


On Wednesday, April 9, 2014, Her Majesty Queen Rania of Jordan visited the Rosary Sisters Visitation Home in Amman, Jordan.

According to Petra News, Her Majesty spent time with:

“…a group of elderly nuns living at the home most of whom had spent their entire lives doing humanitarian work in different fields including education, health, and social services.

To express their appreciation of the Queen’s visit, the nuns presented Her Majesty with two gifts: a Holy Qur’an and a piece of hand embroidery that the nuns had made themselves.”

His Majesty King Abdullah II of Jordan Visits Vienna, Austria. (VIDEOS)


On April 8, 2014, His Majesty King Abdullah II of Jordan arrived in beautiful Vienna, Austria, for a one-day visit.

Upon his arrival at Hofburg Palace His Majesty was warmly greeted by the President of Austria, Mr. Heinz Fischer, and other government officials.

After the official welcoming ceremony and a brief photo-op for the international press His Majesty and President Fischer held a luncheon meeting where discussions focused on various issues including the Syrian crisis, the situation in the Middle East as well as ways of strengthen bilateral and economic ties between Jordan and Austria.

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Her Majesty Queen Rania of Jordan Visits the La Storia Museum. (VIDEO)

On Monday, April 7, 2014, Her Majesty Queen Rania of Jordan “…visited La Storia Museum on Mount Nebo in Madaba, Jordan…” according to the Jordan Times.

During today’s visit Her Majesty was given a tour of the museum and “…added a few small stones [to the] King’s Way mosaic project seeks to enter the Guinness World Records with the world’s largest mosaic portrait that will, when finished, span over 180 square metres…”

Her Majesty Queen Rania of Jordan Participates in the 5th Annual Women in the World Summit. (VIDEOS)


On Thursday, April 3, 2014, Her Majesty Queen Rania of Jordan participated in the 5th Annual Women in the World Summit held at the David H. Koch Theater at Lincoln Center in New York City.

Her Majesty Queen Rania of Jordan Hosts a Luncheon at Basman Palace. (VIDEO)

On Monday, March 24, 2014, Her Majesty Queen Rania of Jordan hosted a luncheon at Basman Palace in “…honor of the supporters of the Madrasati Initiative…” according to Petra News.

HM Queen Rania of Jordan Visits the SOS Children’s Village. (VIDEO)

On March 19, 2014, Her Majesty Queen Rania of Jordan visited the SOS Children’s Village in Irbid.  According to the Jordan Times, the purpose of the visit was to:

“…celebrate Mother’s Day with the facility’s mothers and children.  The Queen spoke with the mothers and aunts about the roles that they play in bringing up the children, while they talked about the tenderness and affection they give to the children which provides them with a sense of security.  They also shared with Queen Rania stories of their bonding with the children that in turn helps in creating a sense of family unity…”

News Regarding Her Majesty Queen Rania of Jordan. (VIDEO)

On Monday, March 10, 2014, Her Majesty Queen Rania of Jordan met with “…students from the Al-Aman Fund for the Future of Orphans during a vocational workshop at Al Quds College…” in Amman.

According to Petra News, during today’s workshop participants: 

“…discussed the outcomes of the vocational training campaign which was launched last year through the partnership of both organizations to promote vocational training amongst the youth in Jordan…”

News Regarding Her Majesty Queen Rania of Jordan. (VIDEO)

On February 25, 2014, Her Majesty Queen Rania of Jordan attended the launch of the “…new partnership between the Queen Rania Teacher Academy, the Jordan Ministry of Education, and the United States Agency for International Development…” in Amman according to Petra News.

The Queen Rania Teacher Training Academy was recently awarded a:

“…$3.2 million grant from the United States Agency for International Development to implement a program called, Cultivating Inclusive and Supportive Learning Environments, in Jordanian schools…”

News Regarding Their Majesties King Abdullah II and Queen Rania of Jordan. (VIDEOS)

On Sunday, February 23, 2014, His Majesty King Abdullah II of Jordan held a meeting in Amman with “…senior government, legislative and judiciary officials…” according to Petra News.

Meanwhile, Her Majesty Queen Rania of Jordan visited the Al Zarqa University College in Zarqa.  During today’s visit Her Majesty met with students participating in the Youth Entrepreneurship and Employability Project entitled, Sanad.

News Regarding His Majesty King Abdullah II of Jordan. (VIDEOS)

On Tuesday, February 19, 2014, His Majesty King Abdullah II of Jordan arrived at the King Hussein Bin Talal Convention Center at the Dead Sea to attend a ceremony in celebration of “…Veterans Day which honors war veterans and retired servicemen…” according to Petra News.

His Majesty also held a meeting with “…senior officers from the United States Defense University led by retired General Joseph Hoar…”  

His Majesty King Abdullah II of Jordan Meets with President Barack Obama. (VIDEOS)

On Friday, February 14, 2014, His Majesty King Abdullah II of Jordan arrived at the famed Sunnylands Estate in Rancho Mirage, California to hold an important meeting with President Barack Obama.

During their meeting discussions focused on bilateral relations between Jordan and the United States as well as the Syrian crisis.  President Obama praised the people of Jordan who have been:

“…very generous in absorbing hundreds of thousands of displaced persons from that war-ravaged country [Syria].  It puts a great strain on the resources of Jordan and it’s very important for us to make sure that we’re supportive of the Kingdom in accommodating all these refugees.”

According to the New York Times, President Obama also stated that he:

“…would seek to renew a five-year aid package to help Jordan bear the burden of the more than 600,000 Syrian refugees who have fled the civil war there. [And] that the United States would guarantee $1 billion in loans to help keep Jordan’s wavering economy afloat.” 

His Majesty King Abdullah II also held a brief meeting the Governor of California, Mr. Jerry Brown.

His Majesty King Abdullah II of Jordan Visits Washington D.C. (VIDEO)

On February 12, 2014, His Majesty King Abdullah II of Jordan met with the Vice President of the United States, Mr. Joe Biden, in Washington D.C.

According to Associated Press, His Majesty and Vice President Biden:

“…discussed Syria’s civil war and the growing violent extremism the conflict is fueling.  [They also] discussed [ways of] achieving a political solution and the need for humanitarian access. Biden also offered support for Abdullah’s efforts to spur political and economic progress.” 

His Majesty also held various meetings with members of the United States Congress and committees this afternoon.  Discussions focused on the latest developments in the Middle East and ways to strengthen ties between the United States and Jordan.

Yesterday, His Majesty King Abdullah II held a meeting with United States Secretary of State, Mr. John Kerry.