• Turkey Free Trade Deal Pending Response to Jordan’s Terms

    AMMAN —AlGhad— The resumption of the Jordan-Turkey Free Trade Agreement depends on the Turkish government’s response to the Ministry of Industry, Trade and Supply’s terms, Secretary General of the Ministry Yousef Shamali told...
  • King, US Delegation Discuss Mideast Peace Process

    AMMAN —AlGhad— His Majesty King Abdullah II received a delegation from a US centre involved in the Middle East peace process studies at the Husseiniya Palace in Amman on Sunday, to discuss efforts to reinvigorate the Palestinian-Israeli...
  • Army to Host 10th Annual Warrior Competition Next Week

    AMMAN — The Jordan Armed Forces-Arab Army will host the 10th Annual Warrior Competition at the King Abdullah II Special Operation Training Centre (KASOTC) on April 29 through May 7, according to a statement. World elite military, special...
  • Labour Day Holiday Announced

    AMMAN — The Kingdom will observe a public holiday on Tuesday, May 1, on the occasion of Labour Day, according to a communique issued by Prime Minister Hani Mulqi. All ministries, official departments and public institutions will be off that...
  • Palestinian Prisoners Continue to Boycott Israeli Courts

    RAMALLAH — About 500 Palestinian administrative prisoners held in Israeli jails continued their boycott of Israeli military courts for the 67th consecutive day in protest against the policy of collective punishment imposed on Palestinian...
  • Occupation Forces Arrest 19 Palestinians in West Bank

    RAMALLAH — Israeli occupation troops on Sunday detained 19 Palestinians in various West Bank cities, according to Palestinian sources. The Palestinian Prisoner Society said that Israeli soldiers stormed the cities of Hebron, Ramallah, El-...
  • Army Foils Infiltration, Drug Smuggling Attempt

    AMMAN —AlGhad— A joint Anti-Narcotics, Military Security and Jordan Armed Forces-Arab Army operation foiled an attempt to smuggle quantities of heroin and hashish into the Kingdom from Syria, an official source the army said on Sunday....