Business 2 Weeks Ago
  • »Expat Remittances at USD1.5b in May

    Sun 1 July / Jul 2018. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN — Expatriate remittances increased by 1.2 per cent to USD1.5 billion during the first 5 months of 2018, compared with USD1.4 billion in the same period last year, the Central Bank of Jordan (CBJ) announced Sunday.
    It said in a statement...
  • »Phosphate Exports Down 21%, Oil Imports Up 30%

    Sat 30 June / Jun 2018. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— Jordan’s overall exports of crude phosphate has declined by 20.8 per cent during the first four months of the year, 2018, compared to the overall exports of phosphate in 2017, according to the Department of General...
Business 3 Weeks Ago
  • »US to Provide USD1.08b in Economic Aid to Jordan in 2018

    Thu 28 June / Jun 2018. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— Informed official sources have confirmed that the United States of America (USA) will provide Jordan with USD1.08 billion of the scheduled USD1.525 billion in economic and military aid to Jordan in 2018, of which USD745...
  • »USD500m Development Loan to Jordan from WB

    Thu 28 June / Jun 2018. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— The World Bank (WB) announced a USD500 million developmental policies loan to Jordan today, Thursday, including a USD111 million-soft loan, to support economic development in Jordan.
    The remainder of the loan is to be...
  • »Tourism Revenue Up 9.9% in 5 Months

    Thu 28 June / Jun 2018. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— Revenues from tourism in Jordan has increased by 9.9 per cent in the first five months of the year, 2018, comparatively, from 1.308 billion in the end of May 2017, to JOD1.437 billion.
    The Ministry of Tourism and...
  • »Domestic Liquidity Up 2% in T1-2018

    Thu 28 June / Jun 2018. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— Domestic liquidity has increased by JOD500 million, approximately 1.7 per cent, during the first four months of the year, T1-2018, compared to 2017, according to the figures of the Central Bank of Jordan (CBJ).
    Liquidity...
  • »Gov’t Cuts Special Tax on Hybrid Vehicles to 30%

    Wed 27 June / Jun 2018. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— The Council of Ministers announced today, Wednesday, that the special tax on Hybrid vehicles will be reduced to 30 per cent, effective immediately, and will be raised gradually on an annual basis to 45 per cent over the...
  • »Libya, Jordan to Address Outstanding Healthcare Balance Soon

    Wed 27 June / Jun 2018. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— The Libyan Ambassador to Amman, Dr Mohammad Barghathi, stated today, Wednesday, that the Libyan authorities are putting together a top-tier delegation to meet with the Jordanian government on the longstanding issue of...
  • »Deposits in Jordanian Dinar Up 2% in Q1-2018

    Mon 25 June / Jun 2018. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— The overall value of deposits in Jordanian Dinars has increased by 2 per cent during the first three months of the current year, Q1-2018, to JOD26.1 billion, compared to JOD25.6 billion by the end of 2017, according to the...
  • »Possible Pin on Fuel Prices Domestically

    Mon 25 June / Jun 2018. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— An informed source with the government confirmed to AlGhad that the Cabinet is most likely to pin fuel prices for the upcoming month, July, in accordance to a memorandum by the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources on...
  • »Donald Trump: Harley-Davidsons Should "Never" Be Made Abroad

    Sun 24 June / Jun 2018. 12:00 AM
    CAPITALS — Donald Trump has said Harley-Davidsons should "never" be built abroad, as he attacked the firm's plans to move some production overseas to avoid European tariffs.
    Mr Trump said the iconic bike brand's new Thailand plant marked a...
  • »Cabinet Approves Measures to Rationalize Gov't Spending

    Sun 24 June / Jun 2018. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN — The Cabinet approved during a recent session today, Sunday, chaired by Prime Minister Omar Razzaz, a series of measures to rationalize and control government spending.
    The Cabinet decided not to purchase vehicles except in necessary...
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