• What If?

    What if the US Supreme Court did not dismiss the lawsuits against the Arab Bank and conceded to prosecuting companies outside of the US? It would have been catastrophic for the Jordanian economy in general and the Arab Bank in particular. So much...
  • The Final Standoff to Seal the Fate of the Region

    Once not so outspoken about it, now, some of the world’s top rivalling powers have become so shamelessly comfortable with Syria being the staging grounds for their final standoff with Iran, that they are making public statements about it....
  • Occupation Authorities Detain Jordanian, Family Denied Return to...

    AMMAN —AlGhad— The Ministry of Foreign and Expatriate Affairs announced on Wednesday that the Israeli occupation authorities detained one Jordanian citizen, Soud Yassin Ibrahim Arouri, at the border crossing to the West Bank, and...
  • Social Security Fund Responds to Editor-in-Chief’s Remarks

    AMMAN —AlGhad— The Social Security Investment Fund (SSIF) has provided AlGhad with a response to the Editor-in-Chief, Jumana Ghunaimat’s article, “The Untapped Potential of the Social Security Fund”, originally entitled...
  • Jordan’s Oil Bill Rises 39.2%, Exports Up 4.5%

    AMMAN —AlGhad— Jordan’s overall oil bill has increased by 32.9 per cent during the first two months of 2018, from JOD359.6 million in February 2017 to JOD477.8 million, according to the Department of Statistics monthly bulletin....
  • Gov’t Acquires JOD24m Worth of SSC, M1 Shares in RJ

    AMMAN —AlGhad— The government has acquired JOD24 million worth of the Royal Jordanian Airlines (RJ)’ initial public offering (IPO) shares, owned by the Social Security Corporation (SSC) and M1, a company owned by former Lebanese...
  • King Visits Old Aqaba Port, Chairs ASEZA Commission Meeting

    AQABA — His Majesty King Abdullah II stressed the importance of the full commitment to the timetable set for the evacuation of the old port site and to prepare the area for the implementation of the third phase of the Marsa Zayed project....