Business Archive
  • »MasterCard Opens Regional Office in Amman

    Sat 20 May / May 2017. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN — MasterCard International on Saturday opened its operations headquarters here in Amman to run the company's business in Jordan, Lebanon, Iraq and Palestine in a move designed to strengthen its local presence in key markets in the Middle...
  • »Jordan Secures USD100m Loan from Islamic Bank for Development

    Sat 20 May / May 2017. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN — The Islamic Bank for Development has given the green light to a USD100 million soft loan to Jordan, the Ministry of Planning and International Cooperation said on Friday.
    The loan will be used to fund an urgent health project in...
  • »King Receives "Expedia Group" President

    Sat 20 May / May 2017. 12:00 AM
    DEAD SEA — His Majesty King Abdullah II, in the presence of Her Majesty Queen Rania, on Saturday received the President of Expedia Group, Aman Bhutani, who is taking part in the World Economic Forum being held currently at the Dead Sea.
    The...
  • »WEF: Jordan to Partake in Reconstruction of 3 Countries, says WB

    Sat 20 May / May 2017. 12:00 AM
    DEAD SEA — A World Bank official said Saturday that Jordan is partnering to join reconstruction in war-ravaged countries in the region, and urged the Jordanian private sector to build alliances with counterparts in the Arab states.
    Abdullah...
  • »More Than 1,000 Business, Political Leaders to Participate in WEF: Momani

    Thu 18 May / May 2017. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN — Minister of State for Media Affairs, Mohammed Momani said that hosting the World Economic Forum on the Middle East and North Africa in its ninth edition in Jordan is crucial to address potential opportunities in the economy and other...
  • »RJ: Official WEF-2017 Carrier

    Wed 17 May / May 2017. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN — The World Economic Forum has selected Royal Jordanian to be the official carrier of the forum participants for the ninth time ever since its first meeting in Jordan held in 1995.
    RJ President/CEO Captain Suleiman Obeidat expressed the...
  • »Jordan Comes in 68th Place on Economic Complexity Index

    Tue 16 May / May 2017. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— Jordan is the 68th most complex economy in the world, according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI), and the world’s 86th largest export economy.
    In 2015, Jordan’s exports stood at USD9.8 billion, as...
  • »Minister, Saudi Delegation Inspect USD250m Zarqa-Omari Road

    Tue 16 May / May 2017. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN — Minister of Public Works and Housing, Sami Halasah, accompanied by a delegation from the Saudi Fund for Development, inspected the reconstruction work of the road linking the central city of Zarqa with the Jordanian-Saudi border at the...
  • »Massive USD235m Ritz-Carlton Project in Amman

    Mon 15 May / May 2017. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— Marriot International and AlEqbal Real Estate Development signed an agreement to establish the Ritz-Carlton hotel and residences in Amman by 2020, at a total worth of USD235 million.
    The agreement was inked by Tawfiq...
  • »Consumer Prices Up 3.7% in 4 Months

    Mon 15 May / May 2017. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— The median price index for consumer products during the first quarter of the year 2017 has increased 3.7 per cent from last year’s official first quarterly indices, according to the fresh figures of the Department of...
  • »Green Corridor Project on Schedule, Says NEPCO Official

    Mon 15 May / May 2017. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— The Green Corridor renewable energy project appears to be on schedule, says Director of the National Electric Power Company (NEPCO), Eng Abdul Fattah Daradkeh, confirming the new grid will be ready and integrated by end of...
  • »‘Davos’ to Host 1,000 Global Figures in Dead Sea

    Mon 15 May / May 2017. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— A select group of 1,000 government, corporate, civil society, and global figures will come together for the World Economic Forum (WEF) on the Middle East and North Africa, May 19th through 21st, at the Dead Sea convention...
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