June 25, 2014
Jordan's senior military leadership told reporters Wednesday that Amman is ready to defend the country against "any agression" in response to growing fears related to the country's shared border with Iraq.
The Ministry of Social Development has started preparations to distribute JD100 in cash assistance to identified underprivileged families, under a Royal makruma, as the fasting month of Ramadan approaches.
June 24, 2014
June 23, 2014
As the ISIL and other Sunni groups move capture multiple towns in western Iraq, the Jordanian government insists its border with Iraq is secure.
June 22, 2014
29 years on, the Jerash Festival for Culture and Arts proves that it's still got it!
June 19, 2014
“Amman is full of beautiful sites, and this trip will provide people with a great opportunity to get a closer look at them,” he told The Jordan Times over the phone.
June 18, 2014
The chief executive of major Dubai construction firm Arabtec resigned on Wednesday after a tumultuous six weeks during which the company's share price plunged as much as 50 percent;
June 12, 2014
His Majesty King Abdullah on Wednesday launched Abdali Boulevard, a JD300 million project, which is part of the $5 billion Abdali project, the largest mixed-use urban development scheme in Amman.
June 11, 2014
A Jordan minister called for Al-Aqsa Mosque to be protected from "Israeli violations" in Jerusalem, amid growing restrictions imposed on Palestinian worshippers.
June 10, 2014
The government has allocated around $850 million from the Gulf Cooperation Council grant to start vital transport projects.
On Monday the Ministry of Foreign and Expatriates Affairs summoned Australian Charge D'Affairs in Amman, John Feakes, to express concern regarding Australia's decision to no longer refer to East Jerusalem as "occupied".
June 9, 2014
His Royal Highness Prince Zeid, Jordan's former permanent representative to the UN has been nominated to replace South Africa's Navi Pillay as the UN high commissioner for human rights.
Mohammad Assaf will be singing at a charity dinner in Amman this June.