• Treibil: No Effort to Spare!

    Jordan has spared no effort to fast-forward the reopening of the Treibil border crossing with Iraq. For both countries, Treibil is vital for the economy and crucial for the revitalisation of basic sectors; industry, trade, and transportation....
  • Stranded, on Both Sides of the Border!

    Their son was killed in Syria after joining the Nusra Front, month ago. His pictures were sent to his family, published as well by his friends within the group. Meanwhile, his family, here in Jordan remain trapped, more so after his death than...
  • Adha Eid Announced

    AMMAN — Jordan’s Grand Mufti Mohammad Khalalyeh said in a statement today, Tuesday, that tomorrow, Wednesday, will be the first day of Dhul Hijjah, the month of Muslim pilgrimage, which means Friday, the 1st of September, 2017, will see...
  • Authorities Foil Multiple Domestic Drug Smuggling, Trafficking...

    AMMAN —AlGhad— The Public Security Directorate (PSD)’s media office stated today, Tuesday, that the Anti-Narcotics Department (AND) were able to foil multiple domestic drug smuggling and trafficking attempts in the past few days,...
  • Army Foils Drug Smuggle Attempt Inbound from Syria, Narcotics...

    AMMAN —AlGhad— An informed, ranking military officer with the Jordan Armed Forces — Arab Army Command stated that the North-eastern Border Guard units intercepted a band of 6 attempting to smuggle drugs in from Syria yesterday,...
  • ‘Startups Fund’ to Support Entrepreneurial-SMEs Sector; USD98m

    AMMAN —AlGhad— Part of the underway shift to support and empower entrepreneurial business and SMEs, the government and the World Bank (WB) have jointly allocated USD98 million to fund the Innovative Startups Fund (ISF), launched...
  • Amman Stocks Lose JOD340m so Far in 2017

    AMMAN —AlGhad— The Amman Stock Exchange (ASE) index lost around JOD340 million in total market value since the beginning of the year, 2017, operating at its lowest levels in over 7 months, as the index dropped another 0.03 per cent...