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The competition, held every 4 years, for 15 times, has been won by China eight times. Japan is reigning champ.
March 29, 2017 - 17:43 GMT
Jordan women’s national football team leaves for Tajikistan on Wednesday for Group A qualifiers for the 2018 Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Women’s Football Championship.
The cover image of Sowt's first podcast. (Sowt)
March 29, 2017 - 17:03 GMT
Sowt has launched a series of Arabic-language podcasts on society and politics to fill what they see as an important gap in the market.
Ola does come from a region where maids are often mistreated. (Facebook)
March 29, 2017 - 15:44 GMT
She does come from a region where maids are often mistreated.
Jordan's King Abdullah II (2-R) speaks to Saudi Arabia's King Salman bin Abdulaziz al-Saud (2-L) as Tunisian President Beji Caid Essebsi (R) stands behind them during the Arab League summit in the Jordanian Dead Sea resort of Sweimeh on March 29, 2017. (AFP/Khalil Mazraawi)
March 29, 2017 - 13:46 GMT
Arab leaders are expected to address the multiple armed conflicts around the region and several resolutions related to the Palestinian cause.
Omar al-Bashir, President of Sudan, at the Arab League summit in Jordan, 29 March 2017.
March 29, 2017 - 12:30 GMT
Jordan yesterday joined a list of countries that have refused to arrest President al-Bashir of Sudan, despite the charges of genocide against him.
The project aims to reduce electricity costs by generating electricity from solar energy. (AFP/File)
March 29, 2017 - 11:20 GMT
Jordan and Germany on Tuesday signed a $47.5M (€44M) grant agreement to fund an energy supply project for Syrian Refugees.
United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres (2nd R) talks with Syrian women during a visit to the Zaatari refugee camp which shelters some 80,000 Syrian refugees on the Jordanian border with war-ravaged Syria on March 28, 2017. (AFP/Thomas Coex)
March 28, 2017 - 16:00 GMT
Guterres’s visit to Jordan is his first since he was elected the UN Secretary-General in January, though he previously visited in his capacity as head of the UNHCR.
The front page of Jordanian newspaper al-Dustor, 28 March 2017
March 28, 2017 - 14:11 GMT
Jordanian social media overflowed with love for Saudi Arabia's King Salman as he visited and signed a number of deals with the country.
This year the summit is hosted in Jordan at the Dead Sea, but how do Jordanians feel about it all? (File/Photo)
March 27, 2017 - 14:16 GMT
The real action is about to kick off at the 2017 Arab Summit, how to Jordanians feel about it all?
King's entry into twitter is particularly timely, just ahead of the 2017 Arab Summit.
March 27, 2017 - 12:58 GMT
The move went down very well with the public, and his royal highness has already gained over 70K followers in less than 24 hours.
Jordanian investments in Saudi Arabia amount to $2 billion. (AFP/File)
March 27, 2017 - 12:03 GMT
Amman will witness on Monday the establishment of a Saudi-Jordanian fund to support the business sector in both countries.
Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir faces charges of genocide, crimes against humanity and war crimes. (AFP)
March 26, 2017 - 15:00 GMT
Human Rights Watch urge Jordan to bar Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir from entry to the 28th Arab League Summit.
Al-Abdali area in Amman. (Shutterstock)
March 26, 2017 - 14:59 GMT
Amman ranked most expensive Arab city to live in, according to the Worldwide Cost of Living Report 2017.
Alaa Ziadeh, founder of Ziadat4recycling. (Mo'taz Sulaiman)
March 26, 2017 - 12:04 GMT
Meet Ziadat4recycling, the team behind the launch of the first publicly accessible recycling station in Amman!
Palestinian women, 2015. (AFP)
March 23, 2017 - 16:00 GMT
Disabled people and women in protective custody in Jordan are being abused, mistreated and even tortured, a new EU-backed study has found.
A Royal Jordanian plane. (Royal Jordanian)
March 23, 2017 - 15:27 GMT
This country's national carrier isn't taking Trump's diktat lying down.