Category Archives: Business

Jordanian found dead in Jeddah

Amman, A body of a Jordanian citizen was found Saturday in his house in the western Saudi city of Jeddah, Director of Operations at the Foreign Ministry announced.He said the ministry is following up on the incident through the Jordanian

Israeli forces shoot, injure 30 Palestinians

Gaza, At least 30 Palestinians were injured, including two journalists and three paramedics, by live fire or rubber-coated bullets on Friday, as Israeli occupation forces attacked demonstrators taking part in the weekly Great March of Return protests i...

EBRD invests Euros 2 billion in SEMED

Amman, The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) continued its support for the southern and eastern Mediterranean (SEMED) region in 2018 with new investments worth Euros 2 billion in more than 50 projects, of which 70 percent were in

Minister, USAID team discuss cooperation

Amman, Minister of State for Administrative and Institutional Development, Majd Shweikeh, and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) on Tuesday discussed mutual cooperation and the agency's support to Jordan.Shweikeh briefed the...

King’s visit to Iraq came “at the right time”: businessmen

Amman, Jordanian Businessmen Association (JBA) emphasized the importance of His Majesty King Abdullah's visit to Iraq on Monday, in which he was keen to promote Arab solidarity, stressing that it came "at the right time" especially amid challenges faci...

Jordan, 6 countries agree to establish East Mediterranean gas forum

Cairo, Seven countries, including Jordan, announced at a meeting of energy ministers in Cairo on Monday the establishment of the "East Mediterranean Gas Forum" based in the Egyptian capital.Energy ministers from Jordan, Palestine, Egypt, Italy, Israel,...