July 26, 2000
Jordan will be hosting the 1st Arab Taekwondo Championship for Juniors August 1-8 with the participation of 9 Arab countries, Mekhled Assaf, chairman
July 25, 2000
In a gesture of mourning after an aircraft accident that took the life of 14 soldiers, the administration of Jerash Festival has cancelled Rum Band’s
The zero issue of a new Jordanian economic magazine is in circulation under the name “Rasmal”. The idea behind the monthly Arabic specialized publicat
Jordan denied Tuesday that Crown Prince Hamzah had been involved in a training exercise on board a military transport plane that crashed in the mornin
July 24, 2000
With a rich lineup of events, Jerash festival is expected to double its attendance rate this year.
A Jordanian newspaper has decided to dedicate a special section on its Internet issue for communication between citizens and government. Al Arab Al Y
The family of a Jordanian adolescent accused the police of beating their son to death at a prison in the Ajloun northern city where he was detained, a
Alarm bells are ringing in Jordan over an ambitious government plan to turn the southern Red Sea port of Aqaba into a duty-free special economic zone
(Jordan Times, ZARQA) – Less than one year ago, a trip to the Zarqa Free Trade Zone was the privilege of the well-to-do.
(AFP, AMMAN) - The Jordanian government plans to turn the southern Red Sea port of Aqaba into a duty-free special economic zone capable of drawing millions of dollars in investment.
July 23, 2000
The chairman of the board of directors of Jordan's Arabic-language newspaper, Khaled Karaki, has tendered his resignation to protest against the sacki
July 21, 2000
Jordan's King Abdullah II and Queen Rania flew to Britain on Friday for a visit expected to last several days before going on to Morocco, the official
July 20, 2000
Syria's new President Bashar Assad agreed Wednesday to supply Jordan with much-needed water, reported the United Press International (UPI), quoting pr
Eighteen people were hospitalized briefly early Thursday after suffering smoke inhalation following a dawn fire that ripped through a linen store in a
(Jordan Times) — The directors of a dozen international centers working to introduce a universal networking language for the Internet met this week at Jordan’s Royal Scientific Society (RSS).