May 27, 2014
The UNHCR says Jordan's Azraq refugee camp is now home to over 6,000 Syrian refugees.
Young Jordanian directors see in Cannes exposure an opportunity for Jordan’s film industry.
May 26, 2014
Syria has chosen to expel the Jordanian diplomatic envoy in response to Amman expelling the Syrian ambassador Monday.
We knew she was a fashionable diva, but Dolly Shahine can even design her own gowns!
May 24, 2014
Pope Francis was greeted by King Abdullah and Queen Rania upon his arrival to Jordan for a three-day visit to the Middle East.
May 22, 2014
The plant, he said, will have a capacity of 300-400 metric tonnes per year and can be expanded to 1,500 metric tonnes per year at a later stage.
May 19, 2014
At least one gunman and several others were wounded this weekend when Jordanian border guards clashed with militants along the Syria border.
May 15, 2014
The actor who played Mr. Bean in the comedy show decided to hit up our region's ancient landmark of Petra.
May 14, 2014
Mobile penetration in Jordan reached 156 per cent at the end of 2013, with 10.3 million mobile subscriptions, according to official figures.
May 13, 2014
Jordan's Ambassador to Libya, Fawwaz Eitan leaves Marka Military Airport on May 13, 2014 in Amman where he arrived following his release, a month after being kidnapped, in an exchange for a jihadist jailed for plotting bomb attacks. Ambassador Fawaz Aitan was kidnapped three weeks ago in Tripoli by masked gunmen as he was being driven to work. They shot at his car and wounded his driver. AFP PHOTO/KHALIL MAZRAAWI
The Jordanian ambassador who was kidnapped in Libya last month has been freed.
"When we discussed with Jordanian authorities how public money should be spent, we proposed more expenditure on health and education, and less on energy subsidies,” Lagarde explained.
May 9, 2014
The newly constructed Azraq refugee camp in Jordan will definitely help the mass influx of Syrian refugees, but long term, there has to be a bigger solution.
May 8, 2014
Real estate trading in the Kingdom went up by 26 per cent during the first four months of 2014.
May 7, 2014
The Boulevard is part of the $5 billion Abdali project, the largest mixed-use urban development scheme in Amman.