August 12, 2014
The rating agency says that although domestic politics have been fairly stable, the government faces continued pressure to maintain social spending.
The Jordanian singer is postponing his album and canceling his concerts as a step of solidarity with the people of Gaza.
August 11, 2014
Jordanian security services arrested 20 suspected jihadists with alleged ties to the Islamic State on Sunday.
August 10, 2014
According to Ahmed, future generations of Jordanians will have to shoulder the burden of indebtedness arising from the budget deficit.
August 7, 2014
Human Rights Watch accused Jordan of denying entry to or forcibly deporting Palestinian refugees.
A pipeline to Jordan was attacked and blown up by unknown assailants in the Sinai Peninsula Thursday, security sources reported.
August 6, 2014
Jordan has submitted a draft resolution to the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) calling for a permanent cessation of Israel’s atrocities in the besieged Gaza Strip.
August 5, 2014
The US company said it has also finalised a long-term operations and maintenance contract for the project, which is expected to be operational by early 2016.
The municipalities and decentralisation draft laws seek to enhance citizens’ participation in decision making, according to Prime Minister Abdullah Ensour.
August 3, 2014
The United States will provide Jordan an additional $84 million in aid for Syrian refugees, bringing the total U.S. humanitarian assistance to more than $388 million in Jordan, and more than $2.4 billion in total throughout Syria and the region.
July 27, 2014
But expatriates and an analyst said they find Amman “a city that gets more and more expensive every year”.
July 24, 2014
His Royal Highness Crown Prince Hussein supervised the dispatch of a humanitarian assistance convoy carrying food and medical supplies for Gaza on Wednesday.
Theeb, a Jordanian feature film, has been selected for the Orizzonti Competition section of the Venice International Film Festival.
July 21, 2014
Hundreds of people gathered near the Israeli embassy in Amman to voice their support for Palestinians in Gaza.
The official figures showed that unemployment among males who hold a bachelor’s degree or higher reached 20.8 per cent, while among university graduate females it was nearly 82 per cent.