Business 2 Weeks Ago
  • »Oil Expenditure Up 24.7%, Commercial Deficit Up 5.2% in 5 Months

    Sat 29 July / Jul 2017. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— Compared to the first five months of 2016, government expenditures on oil in the same duration this year, 2017, has increased by 24.7 per cent, according to the figures of the Department of Statistics last week.
    The oil...
Business 3 Weeks Ago
  • »Funding for Syria Crisis Response Plan at 8.5%

    Wed 26 July / Jul 2017. 04:30 PM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— Funding for the Syria Crisis Response Plan during the first half of the current year, H1-2017, stands at 8.5 per cent of the year’s total requirement, JOD2.657 billion, according to the Jordan Response Platform for...
  • »Royal Jordanian Launches Massive Promotion Campaign

    Wed 26 July / Jul 2017. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— The Royal Jordanian Airlines announced the launch of a massive 6-month promotional campaign, entailing huge discounts on Economy Class tickets to 41 destinations across four continents, with exception to the Far East;...
  • »UAE Lifts Import Ban on Jordanian Produce

    Wed 26 July / Jul 2017. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN — The United Arab Emirates (UAE) decided to resume importing Jordanian vegetables and fruits, Minister of Agriculture Khaled Hneifat announced.
    UAE has lifted the ban on importing seven types of Jordan's main vegetables, including...
  • »PM Inaugurates Dead Sea Corniche Project

    Tue 25 July / Jul 2017. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN — Prime Minister, Hani Mulqi inaugurated Monday the Dead Sea Corniche Hotel and Training Institute project.
    The prime minister laid the foundation stone for the project in the presence of Ministers of Labor, Ali Ghazzawi, Tourism and...
  • »No Price Hikes on Fuel Next Month, Probably

    Tue 25 July / Jul 2017. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— Specialists expect fuel prices to hold steady next month, based on the media price rate of oil and derivatives in the global marketplace since the beginning of July, 2017.
    Fossil fuels expert Fahed Fayez said that the...
  • »Domestic Liquidity Down 1.8%

    Tue 25 July / Jul 2017. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— According to the data published by the Central Bank of Jordan (CBJ), domestic liquidity has decreased by 1.8 per cent over the first five months of 2017, compared to the closing figures last year, by nearly JOD600 million....
  • »Museum Visits Double, Up 227%

    Mon 24 July / Jul 2017. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN — AlGhad— Jordan Museum Director, Ehab Amarin, said that the visitor count has more than doubled in the first 6 months of the year, H1-2017, compared to the same duration last year, by nearly 227 per cent.
    In statement to AlGhad,...
  • »Raising Transmission Fees Threatens Renewable Energy Sector’s Growth: Edama

    Sun 23 July / Jul 2017. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— Jordanian business association, Edama, an NGO specialising in energy, water, sustainability, and the environment, said that the government’s suggestions to increase power transmission fees for renewable energy...
Business Last Month
  • »Gov’t Suggests Consolidated Renewable Energy Fund, to Unite Private Sector Efforts Locally

    Wed 19 July / Jul 2017. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— The Minister of Energy and Mineral Resources, Dr Saleh Kharabsheh, proposed to the convention of private sector representatives the establishment of a consolidated renewable energy fund to help unite developmental projects...
  • »ACC: 4,466 New Companies in H1-2017, Capital Registered Up 195%

    Wed 19 July / Jul 2017. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— The total capital of new companies established and registered under the umbrella of the Amman Chamber of Commerce (ACC) during the first half of the year, H1-2017, has grown 195 per cent, compared to H1-2016.
    So far into...
  • »Value of Gold in Reserve Up 9%

    Tue 18 July / Jul 2017. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— The Central Bank of Jordan (CBJ)’s reserves of gold have grown in value by JOD97.6 million, approximately 9 per cent, in the first half of the year, H1-2017, compared to the closing figures of 2016.
    By June, 2017,...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 »