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Jordan ranks 1st country on Arab level, 3rd globally on smokers’ proportions

Amman, Asim Mansour, Director General of the King Hussein Cancer Center (KHCC), said Jordan ranks the first Arab country and the third globally in terms of the proportions of smokers."These shocking facts urge us to think of the dire consequences

King expresses condolences over passing of former Mauritanian president

Amman, His Majesty King Abdullah on Sunday sent a cable to Mauritanian President Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz, expressing condolences over the passing of former president Mohamed Mahmoud Ould Ahmed Louly.Source: Jordan News Agency

Amman commerce chamber blames GAM for downtown floods

Amman, The Amman Chamber of Commerce (ACC) has held the Greater Amman Municipality (GAM) "fully responsible" for the floods that hit downtown Amman in late February citing a report by a neutral fact-finding committee which said the flooding was caused

Jordan’s UK envoy highlights country investment ambience

London, Jordan Ambassador to Britain Omar Al-Nahar has said that the strategic location and the trade agreements Jordan enjoys provide competitive and investment opportunities that make the Kingdom a gateway to regional and international markets.Addres...

Gov’t spokesperson: Jordan managed to overcome past troubles

Karak, State Minister for Media Affairs Jumana Gneimat Thursday said Jordan had stood and surmount major challenges over the past decade and came out of these difficulties stronger."To steer through this difficult phase and its domestic and foreign com...

FM urges int’l community to remain engaged in Syrian refugee plight

Brussels, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates Ayman Safadi Thursday reiterated the need for the international community to remain engaged in supporting Jordan to help it fulfill the needs of 1.3 Syrian million refugees hosted by the Kingdom.Add...