August 30, 2000
Head of the International Federation for Body Building, Ben Weider, arrives in Amman to present King Abdullah with the "Sport King of the World" title
Jordan's former army chief-of-staff denies any involvement in the sale of arms to Peru that ended up in the hands of leftist Colombian rebels.
By the end of the first half of this year - 158 days after being privatized - JTC financial results show an increase in revenues by four percent to re
Lebanon on Wednesday welcomed a decision by the Jordanian government to ease visa restrictions for Lebanese citizens but said that there would be no r
Jordan Telecom Company (JTC) signed a 9.4 million Jordanian dinars (JD) deal on Tuesday with the French company, Sofrecom, to provide its customers with up to date customer care services and billing s
The Transport Ministry has embarked on an ambitious scheme to overhaul the semi-idle land transport fleet and revitalise Aqaba Port, whose Iraq-bound productivity has dropped drastically in the last f
Minister of Finance Michel Marto on Tuesday officially launched electronic trading at the Amman Stock Exchange (ASE), ending over 20 years of manual trading.
A Switzerland-based bank has launched a campaign to attract deposits of individuals and commercial banks in Jordan to an international portfolio which was established for this purpose.
August 29, 2000
The Cairo Amman Bank (CAB) has recorded JD2.2 million net profit in mid-year results this year compared to the losses incurred in the same period of 1
A Jordanian court issued a three-year prison sentence on Tuesday against the Italian pilot who violated the kingdom’s airspace in April on his way to
A joint Israeli-Jordanian committee is scheduled to meet in Amman on Wednesday to follow up on issues raised during King Abdullah's trip to Israel las
Jordanian Prime Minister Ali Abu Ragheb has denounced some Jordanians' opposition to normalized relations with Israel, saying their efforts created a political and economic "burden" for the kingdom. A
Jordanian Transport Minister Mohammed al-Kalaldeh is expected to be named soon head of the Aqaba "special economic zone, a project through which the government hopes to attract billions of dollars in
Jordan’s GSM operator MobileCom announced yesterday it has signed a dual currency loan facility, composed of $60 million tranche and 40 million Jordanian dinars tranche loan by a consortium of 18 loca
Jordan announced on Monday it planned no increases in domestic gasoline prices in 2000 despite higher global oil prices.