Category Archives: Education

PM isits CDD

Amman, Prime Minister, Omar Razzaz, on Thursday isited the Ciil Defense Directorate (CDD) where he was briefed on the duties, responsibilities and future plans of the CDD. Accompanying the premier were Royal Court chief, Yousef Issawi, Interior Minister, Samir Mubaidin,

King honours winners of excellence awards

Amman, His Majesty King Abdullah on Wednesday attended a ceremony to announce the winners of the 8th edition of the King Abdullah II Awards for Excellence in the public and private sectors, including business associations and non-profit organisations. King Abdullah

Public debt rises to JOD28.1bln, comprises 96.1pct of GDP

Amman, Jordan’s public debt soared to JOD28.11 billion by the end of July this year comprising 96.1 percent of estimated Gross Domestic Product (GDP), according to official data. In comparison with the figure recorded at the end of 2017, the

PM, Thai delegation discuss relations

Amman, Prime Minister, Omar Razzaz, on Tuesday welcomed a delegation of the Thai Senate, led by Chairman of the Thailand-Jordan Parliamentary Friendship Group, Admiral Amornthep Na Bang Chang, to discuss ways of enhancing bilateral ties in economic, education, tourism and

FM, US envoy discuss Syria crisis, refugees

Amman, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates Ayman Safadi on Monday met US Special Representative for Syria Engagement James Jeffrey and Deputy Assistant Secretary and Special Envoy for Syria, Joel Rayburn, who visited the Kingdom as part of a regional

IEC, Dutch Electoral Council discuss joint cooperation

Amman, President of the Board of Commissioners of the Independent Electoral Commission,(IEC) Dr. Khaled Kalaldeh, discussed with Chairman of the Dutch Electoral Council, Jan Kees Wiebenga, on Sunday ways to enhance mutual cooperation in the field of training and exchange