Local News Last Week
  • »Drop in Temperatures Expected for Next Three Days

    Sun 8 April / Apr 2018. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN — A slight drop in mercury levels is expected on Sunday, but it remains warm in the hilly areas and the Badia, while it will be relatively hot in the Jordan Valley and the Dead Sea with clouds at various altitudes and a chance for light...
  • »Gov’t Congratulates Christians in Jordan on Easter Holiday

    Sun 8 April / Apr 2018. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN — Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of State for Cabinet Affairs Jamal Sarayrah conveyed congratulations of His Majesty King Abdullah II, Prime Minister Hani Mulqi and the Government to Christians in Jordan on the occasion of Easter....
  • »Deputy PM on Economic Affairs Meets WB Delegation

    Sun 8 April / Apr 2018. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN — Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of State for Economic Affairs Jafar Hassan on Sunday discussed with a World Bank delegation, led by Executive Director and Dean of the Board of Executive Directors of the World Bank Group Merza...
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  • »Iraq Seeks Security Arrangement with Jordan

    Mon 2 April / Apr 2018. 12:00 AM
    BAGHDAD —AlGhad— Security sources with the Iraqi government uncovered to AlGhad today, Monday, that the Iraqi Prime Minister Haidar Abadi is currently working on a security arrangement with Jordan, to secure the western borderline...
  • »Municipality Employee Strike Suspended

    Mon 2 April / Apr 2018. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— the Greater Amman Municipality (GAM) employee strike was temporarily suspended today, Monday, until April 17, 2018, after the Municipality Board of Administration have expressed their willingness to accommodate at least...
  • »Defendant Members of Terrorist Cells ‘15’, ‘17’ Deny Charges

    Mon 2 April / Apr 2018. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— Defendants in the case involving members of terrorist cells ‘15’ and ‘17’ have entered a plea of “not guilty” earlier today, Monday, denying all of their charges.
    The defendants stand...
  • »US Congress Ups Jordan Aid to USD1.525b in 2018

    Sun 1 April / Apr 2018. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— The US congress has agreed yesterday, Saturday, to boost annual aid to Jordan by USD225 million in 2018, according to both the Ministry of Planning and International Cooperation and the US Embassy in Amman.
    Compared to...
  • »Jordan-Turkey to Resume Trade Agreement on 3 Conditions

    Sun 1 April / Apr 2018. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— After suspending the Free Trade Agreement (FTA) with Turkey earlier this year, the government today, Sunday, submitted to the Turkish authorities its three main conditions for resuming free trade with Turkey, according to...
  • »Bank Robber Busted at QAIA with Money, Gun Still on Him

    Sun 1 April / Apr 2018. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— Authorities arrested the fugitive who reportedly robbed the Islamic International Arab Bank in West Amman earlier today, Sunday, and stole JOD60 thousand at gun point, a police source confirmed.
    He was apprehended while trying to leave...
  • »Parliament Condemns Aggression against Palestinian Protesters

    Sun 1 April / Apr 2018. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN — The Senate and the Lower House of Parliament condemned the brutal Israeli attacks on Palestinians last Friday while marching near Gaza's border with Israel in a major demonstration marking the anniversary of Land Day.
    In a joint...
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  • »Authorities Retrieve 300 Artefacts Confiscated in Israel

    Thu 29 March / Mar 2018. 01:00 AM
    IRBID —AlGhad— Deputy President of the Yarmouk University for Academic Affairs, Dr Zyad Saad, that the negotiations with the Israeli authorities, launched in 2010, have resulted in the retrieval of 300 historical artefacts, out of 1,000...
  • »Gov’t Announcements Official Easter Holiday for Christians

    Thu 29 March / Mar 2018. 01:00 AM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— Ahead of Easter and Palm Sunday, the government announced a holiday for Christian employees of both the private and public sectors next week on Sunday, April 1st, and the week after, Sunday 8th of April, through Monday,...
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