February 9, 2014
Jordan and Bahrain are the only two countries in the MENA region that have fully liberalised their telecom sectors, according to a recently released World Bank report.
February 6, 2014
Jordan’s oil imports from Iraq have been halted due to security conditions in Anbar province.
February 5, 2014
Cigarette prices went up by 100 fils per pack as of Tuesday under a government decision to raise taxes on tobacco and alcohol.
Jordan Petroleum Refinery Company (JPRC) CEO Abdel Karim Alawin on Tuesday held press conference to talk about the controversial gas cylinders imported from India.
February 4, 2014
Singapore put up a good fight but it was not enough against Al Nashama, who ran out 3-1 winners in the end to secure their own qualification
February 3, 2014
Jordan vows to ensure that its own interests will be kept safe in the Palestinian peace talks.
February 2, 2014
Jordanians and Palestinians living in the Hashemite Kingdom have become increasingly vocal against U.S. Secretary of State's proposed peace framework to solve the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, recently holding a public forum against the framework this weekend.
February 1, 2014
Lebanese superstar Ramy Ayach is heading to Amman this Valentine's Day.
January 30, 2014
There are no “licensed street vendors”, according to Ahmad Ebbini, the director of GAM’s department to regulate street vendors.
January 29, 2014
We all love Jordan! What better way to celebrate King Abdullah II birthday as he turns 52 than to enjoy his kingdom, Hashemite-style! Jordan as a desert country lacking in resources and some would argue soul has received negative press in the past but here are 10 reasons Jordan does it better to knock that bad rap on the head!
January 27, 2014
Revenues of the country’s telecom sector have dropped by 9 per cent since the government increased taxes on cellular phones and mobile subscriptions.
January 26, 2014
The initiative seeks to plant 1 million saplings over the next four years to increase the country’s green cover, a statement from the university said.
Jordan's new Queen Alia airport welcomed a record number of visitors in December 2013, representing an 8.4 percent growth from the year prior.
"This was in spite of the challenging environment in the region with the solid growth in operating income reflecting prudent and conservative policies the bank preserved and the strategy it pursued," Al-Masri said.
January 25, 2014
If you have a specific talent and would like to share it with the world, or if you like watching other people's talents, then Jordan Star is the new show to look out for.