• Jordanians Protest Price Hikes, Tribal Leaders Call for Wisdom and...

    AMMAN —AlGhad— Citizens took to the streets in Maan, Karak, Madaba and Salt to protest the recent price hikes over the weekend, as tribal leaders in Madaba called for peace and calm, and to refrain from insulting symbols of the state....
  • JOD185m the Volume of Investments Benefiting from IT Sector Support

    AMMAN — The total number of projects benefiting from the exemptions, tax incentives and customs facilities offered by the Jordan Investment Commission (JIC) to investors in the IT sector by the end of 2017 reached 246 projects with a total...
  • Occupation Forces Arrest Two Palestinian Fishermen in Gaza

    GAZA — Israeli occupation forces on Saturday arrested two Palestinian fishermen off the coast of Beit Lahiya in the northern Gaza Strip. Palestinian sources said that the Israeli naval boats seized a Palestinian fishing boat, arrested the...
  • Rise in Temperatures Expected over Next Two Days

    AMMAN — A rise in temperatures is expected on Saturday, but it remains relatively cold in hilly areas and warm in the Jordan Valley and the Dead Sea with low clouds and north westerly moderate winds, according to Jordan Meteorological...
  • Jordan to Treat 300 Syrian IDPs in Rukban Every Day

      AMMAN —AlGhad— The Jordan Armed Forces –Arab Army, in coordination with respective UN agencies and INGOs, will provide medical treatment to 300 Syrian IDPs in the Rukban camp, south-most of Syria, by the borderline with...
  • Amman Bourse Tradings Up 2.02% Last Week

    AMMAN —AlGhad— The Amman Stock Exchange (ASE) closed last Thursday with a 2.02 per cent increase in trading index, from 2226.2 point the week before to 2,226.2 points. Daily ASE trading last week averaged around JOD7.2 million, compared...
  • Business: 96% of Companies in Middle East to Recruit New Employees

    AMMAN —AlGhad— A recent Bayt.com report on employment opportunities in the Middle East indicates that 86 per cent of the companies in the region will recruit new employees within the years 2018-2019, 73 per cent of them to employ new...
  • Real Estate Sectoral Profits Drop 60% in 2017

    AMMAN —AlGhad— The combined profits of 32 real estate companies have declined by 60 per cent in 2017, from JOD19.99 million in 2016, to JOD7.989 million, according to financial investments company ‘Sanabel Al Khair’. Out of...