Orange Jordan the exclusive telecom sponsor of the French Week

 

Orange Jordan participated in the French Week for the second consecutive year, which was recently concluded at the Boulevard, in Amman. Held under the patronage of the Minister of Tourism and Antiquities, Her Excellency Ms. Lina Annab, the French Week was officially inaugurated in the attendance of His Excellencies, David Bertolotti the French Ambassador to Jordan, Mr. Akel Biltaji the President of CAFRAJ and Orange Jordan’s CEO Jérôme Hénique.


Orange Jordan was also the exclusive telecom sponsor of the French Week, which was held from 15-22 October, where diverse activities showcased French culture, sports, education, music, cuisine and lifestyle, through the transformation of the Boulevard - Al Abdali to a French market, with French companies in Jordan offering its expertise and products to Jordanians.


Orange Jordan also sponsored the “French Touch Hip Hop Festival”, which was held for the first time in the Kingdom and organized by the French Institute in Jordan from 18 to 22 October. The festival included hip hop performances by Jordanian and French talent, as well as workshops, competitions and many other entertaining activities for the youth that grabbed their attention.



Commenting on the occasion, Mr. Hénique said: “We at Orange Jordan are proud to sponsor and be part of the French Week in Jordan for the second consecutive year and the “French Touch Hip Hop” Festival, being held for the first time in the Kingdom”. We would like to thank the French institute of Jordan on this initiative that aims to encourage young talents and strengthen the artistic intellectual exchange between different cultures.


Orange Jordan’s participation came, with its own booth, showcasing technologically advanced gadgets, such as Virtual Reality gears, in addition to competitions and recreational games, through which visitors were awarded many special prizes.

Backed by its corporate strategy Essentials 2020 and a renewed corporate social responsibility plan, Orange Jordan ensures continued sponsorship of events both direct and indirect, activities and initiatives that strengthen local ties and also connects Jordanians to the rest of the world, as well as supporting local youth talent that will contribute to the development of the art and cultural scene.

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