The Jordanian judge who was shot dead by Israeli soldiers on Monday on the Allenby bridge crossing did not try to seize the gun of a soldier as Israelis claim, an eyewitness at the scene said Tuesday.
The Jordanian government demanded Monday that Israel open a full investigation in the killing of Raed Zeiter who was killed on Monday by Israeli forces at Allenby Bridge.
Jordan's Atomic Energy Commission is planning to sign two agreements with Russia's Rosatom to establish the country's first nuclear reactor.
Israeli officials are open to a potential joint missile defense with Jordan and Egypt.
March 10, 2014
Jordan's first reality TV talent show competition "Jordan Star" has finally aired, but the reviews were very, very mixed!
The man shot at the King Hussein Bridge Monday was a Jordanian Palestinian judge.
Israeli forces shot and killed a Palestinian man at the Allenby Bridge crossing with Jordan on Monday, Israel's army and witnesses said.
Iraq's Oil Minister told media outlets this week that Baghdad is ready to double its crude oil exports to Jordan at "preferential prices."
March 9, 2014
The clash between Jordan's economic policies and the poverty realities on the ground is putting this MENA country "between a rock and a hard place."
March 7, 2014
Kerry visits the region again to consult with the king over Israel-Palestine talks
March 4, 2014
Safa Sultan has begun filming scenes for her upcoming TV drama "Women's Illnesses" in Egypt.
A Jordanian newspaper has reported that the head of the Syrian opposition, Ahmad Jarba, met with "top U.S. military officials" in Amman in February.
March 3, 2014
They discussed means to boost economic relations between the two countries and their private sectors, in particular.
Jordan's energy sector leadership says 2018 will be the year for the Kingdom to "reap the fruits" of its multibillion-dollars worth of investment in local oil production and generating electricity using clean techniques.
March 2, 2014
Is Jordan's economy finally seeing the light? Prime minister lauds government for something that has not happened in 20 years
At the end of November 2013, foreign reserves at the Central Bank of Jordan rose by $5.4 billion or by 81.7 per cent, amounting to $12.1 billion.
China-based company Trina Solar recently signed an agreement with Amman-based companies to build rooftop solar power plants.
Plans for a buffer zone in Syria highlight differences in American and Syrian National Coalition goals.
February 27, 2014
Members of Jordan's Lower House voted to expel Israel's ambassador over tensions regarding the Al Aqsa Mosque.
Jordanian authorities arrested 10 "gays and lesbians" on Wednesday night to prevent a "disturbance of the peace," according to a security official.
“At the forefront of the set criteria that determine route profitability are the traffic, the operating expenses and the required fleet operated on these routes,” it added.
It noted that these children work between nine and 12 hours per day, face the risk of injuries and car accidents and do not eat proper meals.
February 26, 2014
47 Jordanian MPs signed a petition Tuesday that calls for Amman to end its peace treaty with Israel after the Knesset released a renewed proposal to strip Jordan from its custodianship of the holy shrines in Jerusalem.