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.
July 18, 2014
Leadership in Baghdad pulled its ambassador in Jordan Friday,
July 17, 2014
Arab Bank has been expanding across several Middle Eastern countries and has built a reputation for stability in a region shaken by conflict and political upheaval, partly thanks to diversified investments.
July 16, 2014
“What they are giving us is not enough. We want full citizenship rights for our children,” Habashneh told The Jordan Times in a recent interview.
July 15, 2014
One of the top radical religious leaders who is presently on trial for terrorism in Jordan denounced the Islamic State of Iraq and Greater Syria's so-called caliphate as "void" Tuesday.
July 10, 2014
Hundreds of Jordanians clashed with security forces outside the Israeli embassy on Thursday morning as a protest over the ongoing Israeli military operation in the Gaza Strip turned violent.
July 9, 2014
Jordan strongly condemned Israel's recent attacks on the Gaza Strip, calling for an immediate halt to strikes.
July 8, 2014
Jordan officially launched a recruitment drive Tuesday in an effort to boost its ranks to combat the jihadist militant threat from neighboring Iraq.