Queen Rania stressed that patience is essential in every field except in education, due to the fast pace of advancements with which Jordan must keep up. (Instagram/Queen Rania Al Abdullah)
August 29, 2016 - 11:12 GMT
Queen Rania has called for essential educational reforms including improving vocational programs and revamping school curricula to meet present-day needs and standards.
Jordanian Dinar. (AFP/File)
August 28, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
In two years, Jordan is set to review its bilateral trade agreements in the wake of UK leaving the European Union.
Leo Messi (Left) signs a Syrian fan's T-shirt. (Twitter)
August 28, 2016 - 11:59 GMT
The Argentinian footballer signed a Syrian fan’s shirt and some say he may have inadvertently showed his support for the Assad regime in doing so.
Photo: Jordan News Agency (Petra)
August 28, 2016 - 11:10 GMT
Prime Minister Hani Mulqi Saturday paid an inspection tour of the sports facilities at the Al Hussein Youth City, which will host the opening ceremony of the upcoming 2016 FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Jordan 2016.
August 26, 2016 - 23:03 GMT
Fleeing the horrors of the war in Syria, they were welcomed by Jordan and lived in purpose-built camps in the Al Mafraq region...
The players thanked the Queen for her role in promoting equality and sports in Jordan
August 24, 2016 - 17:22 GMT
Her Majesty Queen Rania met with female football players in the U-17 national football team, while training at the Amman International Stadium on Tuesday.
A boy wearing a cap reading in Arabic: '
August 24, 2016 - 14:05 GMT
The camp was allegedly found in one of the provinces on the outskirts of Amman but the Muslim Brotherhood has denied the allegations.
Jordan's parliament (AFP/Khalil Mezraawi)
August 24, 2016 - 12:32 GMT
Mohammad Mansour's Facebook drawings proved to be popular.
The celebration began with the Jordanian and Canadian national anthems, followed by a speech of the JCS president Ziad Malawi Freihat
August 23, 2016 - 15:17 GMT
Jordanian community in Canada celebrated champion Ahmed Abu Ghaush, who won the gold medal in Taekwondo at the 2016 Olympic Games held in Rio Brazil.
A Jordanian woman casts her ballot during previous elections. (AFP/File)
August 23, 2016 - 13:30 GMT
High numbers of female candidates participating in the election can be found throughout the Kingdom.
The Education Ministry plans to introduce double shifts at 102 schools where Syrian students are enrolled, bringing the total number of schools working on two shifts to 200. (File photo)
August 23, 2016 - 12:30 GMT
Grants for the education sector from the UK's DFID, USAID, and the Norwegian and Swiss governments followed their commitments at the London donor conference.
Jordan's Ahmad Abughaush poses with his gold medal on the podium after the men's taekwondo event in the -68kg category as part of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, on August 18, 2016, at the Carioca Arena 3, in Rio de Janeiro.
August 21, 2016 - 16:36 GMT
Jordanians from across the board have expressed their joy for the first official Olympic medal, a win that further “united” the people in the love of the country.
Iraqi army forces on patrol. (AFP/File)
August 21, 2016 - 10:30 GMT
Five suicide bombers struck a group of military vehicles in northern Iraq on Sunday.
Thirty per cent of the $10 billion project will be financed equally by Jordan and Russia. (File photo)
August 21, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
Jordan is currently in talks with German, Czech, Chinese and Japanese companies among others to supply turbines and electrical systems for the power plant and things are going well.
Jordan's Ahmad Abughaush celebrates after winning against Russia's Alexey Denisenko in the men's taekwondo gold medal bout in the -68kg category as part of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, on August 18, 2016, at the Carioca Arena 3, in Rio de Janeiro.
August 19, 2016 - 03:03 GMT
Jordan player Ahmad Abu Ghaush won gold in the Taekwondo -68kg event on Friday, the first Olympic medal for Jordan.
Candidates started registration to run in the September 20 polls on Tuesday, and the Independent Election Commission will be receiving applications until Thursday. (AFP/File)
August 18, 2016 - 13:50 GMT
Candidates are using Twitter, Facebook, YouTube to reach out to voters in a more cost-effective manner.