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‘Khusouf Al-Ard’ — The long-awaited return of Hayajan.
January 17, 2019 - 12:29 GMT
It’s been more than five years since “Ya Bay,” the debut album from Jordan-based indie-pop band Hayajan, was released. Wardi, and his voice, naturally, loom large over Hayajan’s recently released sophomore album “Khusouf Al-Ard.”
The chamber's exports last year hit JD4.280 billion compared with JD3.896 billion in 2017. (Shutterstock)
January 17, 2019 - 07:45 GMT
Exports of the Amman Chamber of Industry (ACI) increased in 2018 by 10 per cent, with the rise attributed to the recent relative stabilisation witnessed in the region.
Taxi drivers hold protests in November 2018. (Shutterstock)
January 16, 2019 - 10:33 GMT
Scores of taxi drivers have announced another protest scheduled for Tuesday, as they further commit to their vows of holding continuous demonstrations until all of their demands are met.
 A creditable 0-0 draw with Jordan and a late Australia goal against Syria kept Palestine in the Asian Cup for the time being.
January 15, 2019 - 16:52 GMT
A creditable 0-0 draw with Jordan and a late Australia goal against Syria kept Palestine in the Asian Cup for the time being. A creditable 0-0 draw with Jordan and a late Australia goal against Syria kept Palestine in the Asian Cup for the time being.
Amman, Jordan (Shutterstock)
January 15, 2019 - 09:52 GMT
Jordan on Tuesday agreed to host a second round of peace talks between the Yemeni government and Houthi rebels, according to the country’s foreign minister.
Jordan,Iraq Agree to Finalize Basra-Aqaba Oil Pipeline
January 15, 2019 - 09:47 GMT
King Abdullah of Jordan visited Iraq on Monday to activate security agreements between the two countries and finalize an oil pipeline project from Basra to the port of Aqaba.
Iraqi President Barham Saleh (R), receives Jordan's King Abdullah II in the capital Baghdad on January 14, 2019, in the monarch's first trip to Iraq in more than a decade.(AFP/ File)
January 14, 2019 - 13:13 GMT
Jordanian King Abdullah II has made his first trip to Baghdad in more than a decade, meeting Iraqi President Barham Saleh.
Jordan and Egypt on Sunday signed agreements under which the Kingdom will be provided with half of its needs of natural gas to generate electricity for 2019. (Shutterstock)
January 14, 2019 - 08:59 GMT
Jordan and Egypt on Sunday signed agreements under which the Kingdom will be provided with half of its needs of natural gas to generate electricity for 2019.
King Abdullah II of Jordan (L) and Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi review an honour guard upon Sisi's arrival at Marka International Aiport, in the Jordanian capital Amman on January 13, 2018.(AFP)
January 14, 2019 - 08:37 GMT
King Abdullah on Sunday met with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El Sisi over expanding cooperation in a number of vital sectors.
‘I believe in all my players... Every game is difficult’, says Vital Borkelmans
January 13, 2019 - 11:29 GMT
‘I believe in all my players... Every game is difficult’, says Vital Borkelmans
The only month where sales went slightly up was December, when a 4 per cent increase in sales brought in JD450 million for the sector. (Shutterstock)
January 13, 2019 - 10:29 GMT
Housing sector fears hitting ‘rock-bottom’ in 2019.
Razzaz underscored that this soft loan is the largest the Kingdom has ever received from the World Bank. (Shutterstock)
January 13, 2019 - 10:03 GMT
Razzaz underscored that this soft loan is the largest the Kingdom has ever received from the World Bank.
Saeb Erekat, secretary general of the Palestine Liberation Organisation’s (PLO) (Twitter)
January 13, 2019 - 08:26 GMT
Minister of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates Ayman Safadi on Saturday discussed with Saeb Erekat, secretary general of the Palestine Liberation Organisation’s (PLO) executive committee ways of coordinating joint Arab action to break the stalemate in peace efforts and face Israeli measures that undermine the two-state solution.
 Mousa Suleiman scored one goal and made another as Jordan beat Syria 2-0 on Thursday to qualify from the Asian Cup's Group B.
January 10, 2019 - 17:16 GMT
Mousa Suleiman scored one goal and made another as Jordan beat Syria 2-0 on Thursday to qualify from the Asian Cup's Group B.
Jordan's King Abdullah II attends talks of the Arab League summit in the Dead Sea. (AFP/File)
January 10, 2019 - 08:33 GMT
King Abdullah on Wednesday received an invitation from Tunisian President Beji Caid Essebsi to attend the 30th ordinary session of the Arab summit, scheduled to be held next March in Tunisia.
The labour minister has the right to issue a decision to deport an illegal worker at the expense of the worker’s employer. (Shutterstock)
January 09, 2019 - 09:29 GMT
The Lower House on Tuesday decided to exempt Gazan labourers and non-Jordanians whose mothers are from Jordan, from having to apply for a work permit.