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Jordan's King Abdullah II speaks during the opening ceremony of the 2019 World Economic Forum on the Middle East and North Africa. (Khalil MAZRAAWI / AFP)
April 11, 2019 - 11:12 GMT
The Qatari emir hosted Tarawneh on the sidelines of the closing proceedings of the International Parliamentary Union’s 140th session.
According to ministry data, domestic revenues increased to JD1.1161 billion at the end of February of this year. (Shutterstock)
April 11, 2019 - 10:00 GMT
The Kingdom's public debt rose to JD28.6144 billion by the end of February, constituting 94.4 per cent of the estimated Gross Domestic Product (GDP).
Jordan’s Prime Minister Omar al-Razzaz  (Twitter)
April 11, 2019 - 06:00 GMT
Jordan’s Prime Minister Omar al-Razzaz clarified a controversy over an agreement to import gas from Israel, while reiterating his country’s rejection of the so-called “Deal of the Century” US peace proposal.
Visit of the President of Italy Sergio Mattarella to the UN Women Oasis in the Zaatari Camp (Twitter)
April 10, 2019 - 08:38 GMT
Italian President Sergio Mattarella landed in Amman on Tuesday for a seven-day visit to Jordan before touring Zaatari camp, to have a first-hand look at services extended to refugees and to identify their needs.
The government has so far provided 8,216 jobs of the 30,000 opportunities it pledged to create in 2019. (Shutterstock)
April 10, 2019 - 08:25 GMT
Prime Minister Omar Razzaz on Tuesday said that the government has so far provided 8,216 jobs of the 30,000 opportunities it pledged to create in 2019.
Jordan's King Abdullah II. (AFP/ File Photo)
April 09, 2019 - 08:37 GMT
The Syrian authorities will release eight Jordanians detained in Syria.
Photo: jordanrally.com
April 08, 2019 - 17:43 GMT
Jordan Motorsport is putting the finishing touches to the route and logistics for the 2019 Jordan Rally, round two of the...
Jordanian Foreign Minister Ayman Safadi (R) meets with his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov in the Jordanian capital Amman on April 7, 2019. 
Khalil MAZRAAWI / AFP
April 08, 2019 - 09:59 GMT
Jordan works with the US, Russia, Europe and all active powers in the international community towards achieving peace in the Middle East, but “we state our positions clearly and frankly”, Foreign Minister Ayman Safadi said on Sunday.
Bedouin forces stand guard in front of the Jordanian Karameh border crossing at the Iraqi border  (Twitter)
April 08, 2019 - 09:20 GMT
Traffic at the Karameh border between Jordan and Iraq is “slowly picking up” as numerous agreements signed in the past months are going into effect, according to President of the Jordan Truck Owners Association (JTOA) Mohammad Dawood.
His Majesty King Abdullah II receives Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov (Twitter)
April 08, 2019 - 08:21 GMT
King Abdullah, accompanied by HRH Crown Prince Hussein, on Sunday received Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, who conveyed the greetings of Russian President Vladimir Putin and his appreciation for Jordan's positions, under His Majesty's leadership, in support of regional peace and stability.
A child plays in front of a UNRWA-run school in Baqa'a camp, Jordan. (Khalil MAZRAAWI / AFP)
April 07, 2019 - 10:39 GMT
During a visit to Baqaa refugee camp on Saturday, UN Secretary General António Guterres appealed to the international community to stand with UNRWA and its mission by continuing to fund the services it provides in Jordan and the region.
The two ministers also inaugurated the Egypt-Jordan gas line’s main compression station development project. (Shutterstock)
April 07, 2019 - 06:48 GMT
Minister of Energy and Mineral Resources Hala Zawati on Saturday met with her Egyptian counterpart Tariq Mulla to discuss joint projects between Jordan and Egypt.
His Majesty King Abdullah II receives Vice President and Foreign Minister of #Panama Isabel de Saint Malo de Alvarado (Twitter)
April 04, 2019 - 10:27 GMT
King Abdullah on Wednesday received Vice President and Foreign Minister of Panama Isabel de Saint Malo de Alvarado at Al Husseiniya Palace and discussed means to bolster cooperation.
People gather at Arab Army Square in Zarqa (Facebook)
April 04, 2019 - 08:07 GMT
Jordanians on Wednesday took to Zarqa’s streets in a show of support for His Majesty King Abdullah’s stances towards Jerusalem.
Jordanian Prime Minister Omar al-Razzaz meets with member of Union leaders in Amman. (AFP/ File Photo)
April 03, 2019 - 09:29 GMT
Prime Minister Omar Razzaz on Tuesday stressed the "ideal" ties of partnership and friendship between Jordan and France, highlighting the continuous communication and coordination between the two countries over various regional and international issues.
The forecast indicates a slight drop from previous projections by the World Bank, as a previous report earlier this year expected the Kingdom’s growth for 2019 to reach 2.3 per cent, 2.4 per cent in 2020 and 2.7 in 2021. (Shutterstock)
April 03, 2019 - 08:19 GMT
The forecast indicates a slight drop from previous projections by the World Bank, as a previous report earlier this year expected the Kingdom’s growth for 2019 to reach 2.3 per cent, 2.4 per cent in 2020 and 2.7 in 2021.