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Int’l hematology conference opens in Amman

Amman, A key international conference discussing the latest developments in the diagnosis and treatment of hematologic diseases, including congenital and acquired bleeding disorders, got underway in Amman on Wednesday with the participation of Jordania...

PM orders adherence to contract-based employment bylaws

Amman, Prime Minister Omar Razzaz on Wednesday ordered all ministries and government entities to pursue full compliance to the terms and conditions of contract-based employment as set out the in the Civil Service bylaw. In a circular disseminated Wedne...

Gov’t announces new measures to promote tourism

Amman, Minister of Tourism and Antiquities Majd Shweikeh said Tuesday that the ministry has taken new measures to provide more facilities to tourists from the Gulf Arab states, including reduced fees.The measures would further facilitate the entry of v...

King meets US Congress members as they affirm keenness to bolster Jordan-US ties, 1st add

His Majesty also commended Congress' support for Jordan.The meetings touched on economic plans and reforms implemented by Jordan to stimulate growth and create jobs, and covered the repercussions on Jordan's economy due to regional crises.In discussing...

King meets US acting secretary of defence

Washington, His Majesty King Abdullah on Monday met with US Acting Secretary of Defence Patrick Shanahan to discuss military and defence cooperation between Jordan and the United States.The meeting covered the latest developments in the Middle East, ef...

Jordan to host Asian Group IV competition of Davis Cup

Amman, The International Tennis Federation (ITF) has agreed to a Jordanian request that the Kingdom hosts the Asian Group IV competition of the Davis Cup which will be held on the tennis courts of Jordan Tennis Federation (JTF) in September.