Daily Archives: March 2, 2019

Two major dams at full capacity after weekend downpours

Amman, The latest downpours have secured 34 million cubic meters (mcm) of water into the Kingdom's 14 main dams, which now hold 167mcm or 50 percent of their total storage capacity, Minister of Water and Irrigation Ra'ed Abu Sa'ud said

Phosphates company denies recruitment of non-Jordanians

Amman, The Jordan Phosphate Mines Company (JPMC) on Saturday denied reports that it had employed Indian nationals in its industrial complex in the southern city of Aqaba.In a statement to the Jordan News Agency (Petra), JPMC chairman, Muhammad Thunieba...

“London Initiative 2019” establishes new partnership between Jordan, int’l community

Amman, A new partnership between Jordan and the international community has been established with the aim of supporting Jordan's economic plans and reform agenda and help it transition to a more competitive and productive economy, according to the fina...

King returns to Jordan after working visit to US, official visit to UK

Amman, His Majesty King Abdullah, accompanied by Her Majesty Queen Rania Al Abdullah, returned to Jordan on Saturday after a working visit to the United States and an official visit to the United Kingdom.In the United States, King Abdullah participated...

“London Initiative 2019” establishes new partnership between Jordan, int’l community….1st add

The London Initiative to unlock growth jobs and investment for JordanThe London Initiative is a five-year pathway to unlocking growth, investment and jobs for Jordan, designed by Jordan. The focus is squarely on implementation. It includes three areas ...

“London Initiative 2019” establishes new partnership between Jordan, int’l community….2nd & Final Add

Principles for engagement: The initiative is framed by 5 key principles that Jordan proposes to frame its partnership with the international community to deliver economic growth and sustainability: i. Jordan is committed to achieve economic transformat...