• Freihat in Moscow…

    The Jordanian perspective on this global war on violent extremism, which has recently spread in many societies, seems clearer now, mature and comprehensive. Notably, this could be because Jordan has been engaged in fighting terrorism for years now,...
  • Phosphate Company "at Unacceptable Level", Says Chairman

    AMMAN — Chairman of the Jordan Phosphate Mines Company (JPMC), Muhammad Thniebat, on Saturday, said the company has arrived at an unacceptable level after posting unprecedented losses of JOD90 million. While acknowledging that lower prices in...
  • Fuel Prices Up 1.5-2%, Official Household Gas Price Fixed, Despite...

    AMMAN —AlGhad— The government announced raising basic fuel derivative prices between 1.5 and 2 per cent, effective Monday, May 1st, whereas the official price of house gas cylinder remains fixed at JOD7, despite the market price...
  • Prime Ministry Fire Tolls 3 Dead Foreign Labourers

    AMMAN —AlGhad— An Egyptian worker who was injured in the fire which lit up in one of the Prime Ministry’s facilities last Thursday has passed away of his wounds, raising the overall death toll to three. In addition to the three...
  • Palestinian Prisoners Carry on 13th Day of Hunger Strike

    RAMALLAH — Hundreds of Palestinian prisoners in Israeli occupation jails protesting harsh Israeli measures on Saturday continued a hunger strike for the 13th day in a row despite the deteriorating health of many of the inmates. The number of...
  • Jordan, Russia Say 'No Military Solution in Syria'

    MOSCOW — Minister of Foreign and Expatriates Affairs Ayman Safadi and his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov Saturday held talks in Moscow, and said there is no military solution to the Syrian crisis, urging stepped up efforts to reach a...
  • Israeli Forces Arrest 9 Palestinians

    RAMALLAH — Israeli occupation soldiers Saturday dawn arrested 9 Palestinians in the West Bank, according to Palestinian sources. The Palestinian Prisoner's society said in a statement that Israeli troops stormed the West Bank cities of Jenin,...