Jordan

April 17, 2005

09:13 GMT

Israel will release nine Jordanian detainees currently held in Israeli prisons, Israeli media reported Sunday.

April 14, 2005

12:01 GMT

Kempinski Hotels & Resorts, Europe’s oldest luxury hotels group, will unveil details of its regional expansion programme at the upcoming Arabian Travel Market (ATM) 2005, the Middle East’s premier tra

April 13, 2005

10:38 GMT

Jordan Kuwait Bank reported net profit of US$ 10.6 million for the first quarter of this year, 37 per cent higher than the net profit of the same period last year.

April 12, 2005

15:21 GMT

Jordan Commercial Bank (JCBank) signed a partnership agreement with Western Union to rely on JCBank and all its branches to provide the Western Union Money Transfer® service to its consumers.

April 7, 2005

16:23 GMT

Jordan's new Prime Minister Dr. Adnan Badran affirmed that improving the kingdom's ties with neighboring countries is a priority for his new governmen

April 5, 2005

12:17 GMT

Jordan's King Abdullah II on Tuesday "accepted the resignation of the government of Faisal Fayez as of today," <i>Petra</i> news agency reported.

April 3, 2005

08:51 GMT

Jordan's Minister of Labor and Chairman of Board of Directors of Social Insurance General Organization Amjad Al-Majali and his accompanying delegation

April 1, 2005

21:12 GMT

Jordan's Foreign Ministry said Friday that Israel will free several Jordanian prisoners detained in Israeli prisons next week.

March 31, 2005

08:56 GMT

The pioneer of online media in the region and one of the regions top internet brands, Al Bawaba Group - owner and operator of www.albawaba.com and www.menareport.com, took home two gold awards in the

March 29, 2005

08:38 GMT

The Rebuild Iraq 2005 Exhibition, which will be held in Amman from April 4 to 7, has received massive international support. According to &lt;i&gt;Gulf News&lt;/i&gt;, more than 900 companies from 44

08:08 GMT

The ongoing liberalization of Jordan’s ICT sector is set to drive the growth of Jordan’s telecommunications market to a level in excess of a billion dollars annually, according to Jordan’s Telecommuni

March 28, 2005

14:42 GMT

The number of Russian tourists visiting Jordan went up by 102 percent during the years 2002-2004, according to Director General of the Jordan Tourism Board Mazen Hmoud.

March 27, 2005

12:27 GMT

Prominent actor Ahmad Zaki has been placed under strict supervision after his health condition deteriorated resulting from the news of his best friend’s death Egyptian actor Mamdouh Wafi