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15:23 GMT
Their Royal Highnesses Prince Ali and Princess Haya on Tuesday sent a letter to Jibril Rajoub, president of the Palestinian Football Federation...
The government has sought to reassure Jordanians that Syrians would not be prioritized in the competition for jobs. (AFP/File)
10:24 GMT
Jordan's lawmakers reassure the public that the new initiative to integrate refugees into the workforce would only concern jobs that are usually shunned by Jordanians.
Jordan's King Abdullah urged concerned parties to continue contributing aid to assist with the influx of Syrian refugees. (AFP/File)
07:53 GMT
“The northern border of the Kingdom is tight and safe, and our Arab Army and security bodies are capable of protecting it," Abdullah said.

February 10, 2016

Syrian children in Jordan are facing the risk of sexual exploitation. (AFP/File)
12:30 GMT
Jordan is taking steps to fight human trafficking and the sex trade of Syrian girls.
The twinning project will make a significant contribution to the business environment. (File photo)
06:19 GMT
The 18-month project will be carried out in cooperation with the Netherlands and Sweden to create a buildings database using modern technologies.

February 9, 2016

Jordan's King Abdullah II and US President Barack Obama speak during a joint press conference. (AFP/Brendan Smialowski)
08:25 GMT
King Abdullah and President Obama will tackle efforts to combat extremism across the Middle East.

February 8, 2016

AWST is being held under the patronage of H.H. Sheikha Jawaher bint Mohammed Al Qasimi, Wife of the Ruler of Sharjah and Chairperson of the Supreme Council for Family Affairs
18:53 GMT
The Egyptian Sporting Club has defeated Jordan's Orthodox Club 48-47 after a very tough basketball match as part of the third Arab Women Sports Tournament...
The Bahrain Academic Complex was the first school in the Zaatari refugee camp and houses 16 classrooms and one nursery. (Xinhua/Mohammad Abu Ghosh)
10:00 GMT
Plans for the new school follow the success of the Bahrain Academic Complex in Zaatari refugee camp, which teaches 9000 students a year.
The King of Jordan went on a working visit to Dublin, Ireland, to discuss the refugee crisis with Irish President Michael D. Higgins. (Twitter)
09:52 GMT
As part of a drive to foster more support for humantarian efforts for the Syrian crisis, King Abdullah invited the German President of the Bundestag to the Royal Court in Jordan.
Spanish police outside a suspect's apartment building. (Twitter)
07:49 GMT
Spain arrested people suspected of smuggling weapons under the guise of humanitarian aid.
Environmentalists want Jordan's lawmakers to understand the link between economics and the environment. (Wikimapia)
05:19 GMT
Conservationists in Jordan are calling on Parliamentarians to put the environment on their agenda.

February 7, 2016

Camels resting in Wadi Rum desert in Jordan, February 8, 2013. (Photo credit: Lucie March/Flash 90)
14:38 GMT
Social media sources confirm reports of an earthquake felt near Petra.

February 5, 2016

It is estimated that $8 billion is needed over the next two years to support Jordan as a host community for refugees. (AFP/File)
10:00 GMT
The plan outlines better access to European markets and job creation for Jordanians and Syrians.

February 4, 2016

Lafarge Holcim workers overlooking their cement plant in Jordan. (Lafarge Holcim)
08:00 GMT
Lafarge Jordan awaits approval on a proposed plan to develop the site of cement factory site into a green residential scheme.

February 3, 2016

Akram Zuhra, a Jordanian national, finished serving a 16-year jail sentence in Israel last month went on hunger strike after he was re-detained. (AFP/File)
17:00 GMT
Akram Zuhra completed a 16-year jail sentence but was re-detained by Israel last month.
Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Nasser Judeh (AFP/File)
12:27 GMT
Jordan called for international intervention against Daesh.

February 2, 2016

The study found that the majority of Jordanians believe in the saying: “Spend and God will send.” (Shutterstock)
14:48 GMT
A new study has revealed that Jordanians are suffering from shopping addiction, overspending, competitive purchasing and other unreasonable buying behaviors.
A Palestinian holds a placard as part of a protest during which they try to set up a tent on 8 June, 2013 near the Jewish settlement of Bat Ayin and the West Bank village of Surif, west of Hebron. (AFP/File)
11:00 GMT
The BDS movement in Jordan shared its criticism of the gas deal on Twitter, directing questions at officials.
The king told the BBC that the enormous pressure on Jordan’s infrastructure, economy and social services is causing problems for the nation. (AFP/File)
09:09 GMT
The king told the BBC that the enormous pressure on Jordan’s infrastructure, economy and social services is causing problems for the nation.

January 31, 2016

Nidaa Sharara says happy birthday to Jordan's King Abdullah with a song . (
14:36 GMT
Nidaa Sharara says happy birthday to Jordan's King Abdullah with a song.
Jordan is increasing job-training and job-creation. (Twitter)
10:30 GMT
Two new programs are aimed at fighting Jordanian and Syrian unemployment in Jordan.

January 30, 2016

Prefabricated metal homes are seen at the Azraq camp for Syrian refugees in northern Jordan on January 30, 2016. (AFP/Khalil Mazraawi)
19:00 GMT
Abdullah Ensour indicated that Jordan might change its policy toward Syrian refugees without significant international support.