Category Archives: Business

King condoles Moroccan monarch over train accident victims

Amman, His Majesty King Abdullah II on Tuesday sent a cable to King Mohammed VI of Morocco condoling him over the victims of a train accident near Rabat earlier today.In his cable, the King expressed his deep sorrow and

Princess Victoria of Sweden visits UNRWA school in Baqa’a refugee camp

Amman, Princess Victoria, Crown Prince of the Kingdom of Sweden, on Tuesday visited a primary school affiliated with the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) in the Baqa'a refugee camp, north

PM, Turkish trade minister discuss ties

Amman, Prime Minister Omar Razzaz on Monday met with Turkish Trade Minister Ruhsar Pekcan to discuss means of boosting economic, trade and investment relations between the two countries, During the meeting, which was attended by Deputy Prime Minister R...

Princess Victoria of Sweden visits Amman Citadel

Amman, Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden, accompanied by her husband Prince Daniel on Monday visited the Amman Citadel .The princess and the accompanying delegation were briefed on the historical sites in Amman.The Amman Citadel is a historical site at...

Jordan stands by Saudi Arabia against any rumors, says minister

Amman, State Minister for Media Affairs, Jumana Ghniemat, on Sunday said Jordan is standing by Saudi Arabia against any rumors and campaigns targeting the Kingdom without being based on facts. Ghniemat, who is also the Government's Spokesperson, voiced...

Government Spokesperson: Jaber-Nasib border crossing will be opened Monday

Amman, State Minister for Media Affairs, Jumana Ghunaimat, on Sunday announced that the Jaber-Nasib border crossing between Jordan and Syria will be opened on Monday.Ghunaimat, who is also Government Spokesperson, pointed out that the Jordanian-Syrian ...

Finance Minister meets world officials on the sidelines of IMF

Bali, Minister of Finance Ezzeddine Kanakriya has held talks with a number of U.S. and European governments officials as well as Arab finance ministers on the sidelines of the annual meetings of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the

Update: Israeli forces kill 6 Palestinians in Gaza

Gaza, At least six Palestinians were killed and 120 others injured by live bullets or sustained suffocation from teargas inhalation on Friday as Israeli forces continued to attack the ongoing Great March of Return protests at the Gaza-Israel border,