• Queen Commends JAHD for Innovative Community Empowerment

    AMMAN — Her Majesty Queen Rania Al Abdullah visited Jerash on Thursday and commended the Jordan Association for Human Development (JAHD) for its innovative community-empowerment projects and achievements. Received in Jerash by Society...
  • The Brotherhood… Again!

    In a previous article, on the show “the Brotherhood”, we spoke about the blatant propaganda and the obviously biased depiction of the Muslim Brotherhood. This, however, does not negate the outstanding research efforts behind the show,...
  • GDP Up 2.2% in Q1-2017

    AMMAN —AlGhad— The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth rate index has gone up 2.2 per cent of the first quarter of the year, Q1-2017, compared to Q1 last year, 2016, according to data by the Statistics Department. The overall of...
  • Some 300 Thousand Muslims Attend Overnight Prayers at Aqsa Mosque in...

    RAMALLAH/OCCUPIED JERUSALEM –AlGhad— Some 300 thousand Muslims from the West Bank, Jerusalem, the 1948 territory, and beyond attended the overnight prayer last night, at Jerusalem's Aqsa Mosque to mark Laylat al-Qadr, one of Ramadan's...
  • Construction Labour during First Days of Fitr Eid Prohibited:...

    AMMAN —AlGhad— The Greater Amman Municipality (GAM) announced that all construction labour during the first two days of the Fitr Eid holiday is strictly prohibited, under legal culpability. The Constructions Director, Eng Raed Haddadin,...
  • IMF: Jordan Economy Performed Favourably Despite External Conditions

    AMMAN — The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) today completed the first review of Jordan’s economic performance under the Extended Arrangement under the Extended Fund Facility (EFF). The completion of the first...
  • King Meets Chinese Prime Minister

    AMMAN — His Majesty King Abdullah II received at the Husseiniya Palace on Thursday, Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi, who conveyed to His Majesty the greetings of Chinese President Xi Jinping. The meeting focused on means to forge closer...
  • Royal Decree Approves Resignation of AP Lattouf from Senate

    AMMAN — A Royal Decree was issued accepting the resignation of Hala Lattouf from the Senate as of June 18, 2017. (Petra)