Local News Archive
  • »King Meets with EBRD President

    Wed 9 May / May 2018. 12:00 AM
    DEAD SEA — His Majesty King Abdullah II on Wednesday met with President of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), Suma Chakrabarti, for a discussion on the bank's investments in the Kingdom in key domains, including...
  • »King Launches EBRD 27th Annual Meeting at Dead Sea

    Wed 9 May / May 2018. 12:00 AM
    DEAD SEA — His Majesty King Abdullah II, in the presence of Her Majesty Queen Rania and HRH Crown Prince Hussein, Wednesday launched the 27th Annual Meeting and Business Forum of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD),...
  • »PSD Warns Against Circulating Fabricated Stories, Video Clips

    Wed 9 May / May 2018. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN — A statement by the Public Security Department (PSD) late Tuesday warned against publishing and circulating fabricated posts and video clips on social media, confirming at the same time its agents will follow up on any untrue stories....
  • »King Meets Heads of Delegations to SOFEX2018

    Wed 9 May / May 2018. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN — His Majesty King Abdullah II on Tuesday met with Indonesian Defence Minister Ryamizard Ryacudu and Greek Defence Minister Panos Kammenos on the sidelines of the12th Special Operations Forces Exhibition (SOFEX) 2018, and discussed with...
  • »Mulqi Meets Defence Ministers at SOFEX

    Tue 8 May / May 2018. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN — Prime Minister and Minister of Defence Hani Mulqi met on Tuesday on the sidelines of the Special Operations Forces Exhibition SOFEX 2018, which opened today under the patronage of His Majesty King Abdullah II at the King Abdullah I Air...
  • »Unrest in Madaba over Fayez Youth Assault Contained

    Tue 8 May / May 2018. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— The authorities successfully intervened to prevent the outbreak of chaos and unrest in Madaba Monday evening, in an area inhabited by relatives of the main suspect in the assault case of Jordanian youth Zaid Fayez, Emad...
  • »Crown Prince Launches Techworks Innovation Platform

    Tue 8 May / May 2018. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN — His Royal Highness Crown Prince Al Hussein bin Abdullah II opened on Monday opened TechWorks; the Crown Prince Foundation's flagship innovation platform to address the need for youth to access to the right tools, talent, resources, and...
  • »King Inaugurates SOFEX 2018 Arms Fair in Amman

    Tue 8 May / May 2018. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN — His Majesty King Abdullah II Tuesday inaugurated the 2018 Special Operations Forces Exhibition SOFEX on its twelfth edition, which focuses on defence industries and national security.
    Upon arriving at the King Abdullah I Air Base in...
  • »A Gradual but Sustainable Shift, Part 2

    Mon 7 May / May 2018. 12:00 AM
    Jordanians are accused of not paying taxes. Theoretically speaking, that is true. Some 95 per cent of the national demographic does not pay income tax. They do however pay an abundance of their salaries to fees and other indirect taxes that, on a...
  • »Democracy in Lebanon and Iraq: A Future of Caretaker Governments?

    Mon 7 May / May 2018. 12:00 AM
    The elections in Lebanon do not change much when it comes to the power dynamics and sectarian quotas.
    However, the results of this last round reflect significant shifts in the power balance between the two main political forces, in favour of...
  • »King, Pakistani Military Industrialisation Officials Discuss Cooperation

    Mon 7 May / May 2018. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN — His Majesty King Abdullah II Monday welcomed Pakistan's Chairman of Heavy Industries Taxila, Lt Gen Muhammad Naeem Ashraf, and Chairman of Pakistan Ordnance Factories Board, Lt Gen Sadiq Ali.
    During the meeting, they reviewed means to...
  • »King Meets British Royal College for Defence Studies Delegation

    Mon 7 May / May 2018. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN — His Majesty King Abdullah on Monday received at the Husseiniya Palace a delegation from the British Royal College for Defence Studies (RCDS), which comprises military officers from 12 countries participating in the college's programs....
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