Daily Archives: January 13, 2019

Misstatements by Kuwait Port Authority General Manager Endanger Efforts to Recover Kuwait Public Funds

WASHINGTON, Jan. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — The Port Fund today called on the General Manager of the Kuwait Port Authority (KPA), Sheik Yousef Al-Abdullah, to correct misstatements he made in a CNBC Arabia interview aired on Tuesday, January 8, 2019 regarding

Israel orders Palestinians to vacate their home for settlement expansion

Ramallah, The Israeli municipality in occupied Jerusalem notified 5 Palestinian families that they have until January 23 to vacate a residential building in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood near the Old City to be transferred to settler organizations, a ...

Palestinian protester succumbs to wounds

Gaza, A Palestinian on Sunday succumbed to wounds he sustained after he was shot by Israeli occupation forces while participating in the "Great March of Return" in the Gaza Strip, a Palestinian official confirmed. Spokesman of the Ministry of Health

Lower House’s Services Committee Discusses Royal Jordanian Issues

Amman, The Lower House of Parliament's Committee on Public Services and Transportation on Sunday met with President and CEO of Royal Jordanian (RJ) Stefan Pichler for a discussion on a number of issues concerning the national carrier.Chairman of the Co...

U.S. Embassy: American-Jordanian partnership never been stronger

Amman, Charge d'Affaires of the U.S. Embassy in Amman Jim Barnhart said on Sunday that the American-Jordanian partnership has never been stronger � the lapse in funding for some U.S. government agencies does not change this. Secretary of State Mike

Jordan, Egypt sign gas supply agreement for 2019

Amman, Jordan and Egypt on Sunday signed an agreements to supply the Kingdom with about half of the electricity grid's needs of the natural gas for 2019.The agreements were signed by the National Electric Power Company (NEPCO) Director General Amjad