Category Archives: Business

Duterte calls for strengthening Jordanian-Philippines economic cooperation

Amman, Philippines President, Rodrigo Duterte, called for the Jordanian and Philippines business communities to cement economic cooperation and explore inestment opportunities in both countries, saying his country was ready to proide all necessary facilities to Jordanian inestors seeking business-doing in

King meets chief editors, publishers of local news websites

Amman, -His Majesty King Abdullah II on Wednesday met with a number of chief editors and publishers of local news websites at the Royal Court. The meeting, which comes within the framework of His Majesty’s continuous contact with media outlets,

Budget deficit stands at JOD660mln at end of July

Amman, Jordan’s after-grant budget deficit amounted to JOD659.7 million at the end of July compared with JOD539.7 million for the same period of 2017, according to data by the ministry of finance. The ministry said the rise was driven by

Jordan, a major destination for Qatari tourists

Doha, Many Qataris deem Jordan a key Arab destination for summer vacations in which to feel at home and find a quiet and relaxed family atmosphere. According to unofficial figures, more than 20,000 Qataris had visited the Kingdom in 2017,

Jordan is determined to support UNRWA issue says FM

Amman, Minister of Foreign and Expatriates Affairs Ayman Safadi said Jordan is determined to exert every effort towards the issue of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA). During a Foreign Affairs

Trial of 2 suspects accused of planning terror attack on army opens

Amman, The State Security Court on Monday began the trial of two men accused of plotting to carry out a terrorist attack targeting the Jordan Armed Forces on the Kingdom’s western border, on the way to carry out an attack