Category Archives: Sports

Tourism revenues increase by 13.7%

Amman, Tourism revenues to the end of July 2018 has increased by 13.7 percent, up to $2.9 billion (JD2.1 billion), compared to $2.55 billion in the same period last year, …

Nine suspects arrested on drug-related charges

Amman, Anti-Narcotics Department (AND) personnel have arrested 9 suspected drug dealers and seized 112 kg of cannabis as part of a crackdown on traffickers in various regions of the Kingdom, …

UAE ambassador commends ties with Jordan

Amman, Ambassador of the United Arab Emirates UAE to Jordan, Matar Shamsi, said that Arab support of Jordan is a duty and a return of favor as Jordan stood by …

Jordanian pilgrims depart for Hajj

Ma’an, Deputizing for His Majesty King Abdullah II, Awqaf Minister Abdul Nasser Abu al-Basal on Saturday attended the farewell ceremony for Jordanian pilgrims.

Pilgrims from Jordan and Palestine departed from …

PM visits northern bus terminal

Amman, Prime Minister Omar Razzaz accompanied by Minister of Transport and Minister of Municipal Affairs Walid Masri, on Thursday, paid a surprise visit to northern bus terminal.

Commenting on citizens’ …

Energy minister: Jordan to import 10% of its needs of gas from Egypt

Amman, Minister of Energy and Mineral Resources, Hala Zawati, said that she will meet with her Egyptian counterpart on Thursday to amend the agreements between the two countries on the …

Gov’t committed to supporting Civil Status Department: Interior Minister

Amman, Interior Minister, Sameer Mubaidin, Tuesday underscored the government’s commitment to provide all kinds of technical and administrative assistance to improve the Civil Status and Passport Department’s work quality.

During …

One person dies in raod accident

Amman, One person was killed in a two-vehicle collision in Mafraq governorate, according to the Civil Defense Directorate (CDD).

The individual, who is an onlooker, was close to the crash …