Business 3 Weeks Ago
  • »AHU Honours Sabih Masri for Economic Excellence

    Mon 30 October / Oct 2017. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— Al Hussein bin Talal University (AHU) honoured Arab Bank Chairman Sabih Taher Masri on Monday for his contributions to the economic and developmental excellence in various fields, from agriculture to tourism.
    Mr Masri has...
  • »Public Debt Service Ratio Up 44% Since 2011

    Mon 30 October / Oct 2017. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— The public debt service ratio has increased in total for both domestic and foreign debt by 44 per cent since December 2011 through September 2017, according to the Ministry of Finance’s bulletin.
    Back in December...
  • »Gov’t Committee Looking into Direct Cash Mechanisms for Bread Subsidies

    Mon 30 October / Oct 2017. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— The government’s economic development committee has begun looking into mechanisms for the delivery of direct cash subsidies instead of bread subsidisation, an official source confirmed to AlGhad yesterday, Sunday....
  • »Amman Municipality to Offer 600 New Jobs

    Sat 28 October / Oct 2017. 11:00 PM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— The Greater Amman Municipality (GAM) is preparing to make available some 600 new jobs for Jordanians in 2018, on the condition that the recruitment channels either go through the Civil Service Bureau or in cooperation with...
  • »World Science Forum in Jordan under Royal Patronage of King Abdullah

    Sat 28 October / Oct 2017. 11:00 PM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— The “Science for Peace” 2017 World Science Forum is scheduled to launch at the King Hussein Bin Talal Convention Centre in the Dead Sea, on November 7th, 2017, under the patronage of His Majesty King Abdullah...
  • »Jordan-Palestine Business Forum Launches ‘Silk Road 3’ Economic Conference

    Sat 28 October / Oct 2017. 11:00 PM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— The Jordanian-Palestinian Business Forum is launching the third “Silk Road” economic forum in Amman, Silk Road 3, to be attended by some 500 businessmen from over 30 countries around the world.
    According to...
  • »Encouraging Investment in Jordan Requires More Public Capital Expenditure

    Sat 28 October / Oct 2017. 11:00 PM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— In response to the Prime Minister Hani Mulqi’s recent statements, economists and experts have concurred that economic reforms do not rely merely on fiscal reforms and encouraging investments, given the latter...
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  • »Residential Apartments Price Index Drops 1.5% in Q3-2917

    Wed 25 October / Oct 2017. 11:00 PM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— The residential apartments price index for the third quarter of the year, Q3-2017, has declined by 1.5 per cent to 111.5 points, from 113.3 for the same duration in 2016.
    Meanwhile, the overall residential price index has...
  • »Saudi USD57.6m Fund for New Princess Basma Hospital

    Tue 24 October / Oct 2017. 11:00 PM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— The government signed an agreement earlier today, Wednesday, with the Saudi Development Fund at the Prime Ministry in Amman, to oversee the New Princess Basma Hospital project in Irbid, a 3-year USD 57.6 million-project...
  • »Mismanagement Put Jordan, Iraq under Mercy of IMF: Experts

    Tue 24 October / Oct 2017. 11:00 PM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— During a forum yesterday, Tuesday, on the implications of the International Monetary Fund (IMF)’s policies in Jordan and Iraq, AlGhad’s Editor in Chief, Jumana Ghunaimat, stated that “mismanagement is...
  • »KSA Launches USD500b Project to Include Jordan, Egypt

    Mon 23 October / Oct 2017. 11:00 PM
    CAPITALS —AlGhad— The Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman announced the launch of a gigantic project today, Tuesday,, worth USD500 billion, to include Jordan and Egypt, part of Saudi Arabia’s 2030 Vision.
    The NEOM Project will...
  • »Rumours on Hybrid Cars Customs Hike Not True, Baseless: AlGhad

    Mon 23 October / Oct 2017. 11:00 PM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— Rumours have been circulating that the Prime Minister Hani Mulqi had stated yesterday, Monday, during a meeting with the press and media that the government intends to raise customs on hybrid cars up to 60 per cent...
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