Monthly Archives: December 2018

Gov’t fuel pricing committee reduces prices for January

Amman�� The government fuel pricing committee on Monday announced the reduction of oil derivatives by about 8%, including unleaded 90-octane gasoline, which fell to JD0.695 per litre from the December price of JD0.750.The price of unleaded octane-95 ga...

Cold weather prevails across Kingdom for three days

Amman-- Cold weather conditions are expected on Monday in most parts of the Kingdom, while it will be fair in the Jordan Valley and the Dead Sea with low clouds and a chance for scattered rain in the northern and

Cabinet approves measure on income tax on share trading profits

Amman--The Cabinet approved during a session, which was chaired by Prime Minister Omar Razzaz on Sunday, a measure to facilitate procedures on collecting the income tax on share trading profits.Under these procedures, the mechanism of delivering the in...

Freedoms guaranteed by constitution, laws — Senate head

Amman-- President of the Senate Faisal Fayez Monday said that public freedoms in Jordan are protected by the constitution and the law, and they must be enhanced, provided that they don't infringe on the freedoms of others. During a meeting

UAE mulls resuming flights to Damascus

Dubai, The United Arab Emirates (UAE)'s General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) is currently assessing the situation at Syria's Damascus International Airport in order to decide whether, or not, UAE carriers can resume flights to the city.The GCAA will...

Foreign ministry clarifies to Israeli embassy circumstances of Israeli flag incident

Amman, A spokesman for the Ministry of Foreign and Expatriates Affairs has said that the Israeli embassy in Amman contacted the ministry asking for clarifications over a photograph showing the State Minister for Media Affairs walking on an Israeli flag...