Category Archives: General

17th Conference of the Jordanian Pediatric Society kicks off

Amman, – Under the patronage of HRH Princess Basma Bint Talal, the 17th Conference of the Jordanian Pediatric Society (JPS) and the 39th Union of Pediatric Societies in the Mediterranean and the Middle East began its actiities on Wednesday. The

FM, US official discuss Syrian refugee crisis

Amman, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates Ayman Safadi on Thursday met Acting US Assistant Secretary of State for Population, Refugees and Migration Carol O’Connell. Safadi, briefed the US official on the burden shouldered by Jordan as a result of

Philippines President arrives in Amman

Amman, Philippines President, Rodrigo Duterte, arrived in Amman on Wednesday in an official several-day visit to the Kingdom, during which he will hold talks with His Majesty King Abdullah II on means to enhance cooperation between the countries. Receiving him

Attacks on universities, schools won’t be tolerated: PM

Amman, Prime Minister, Omar Razzaz said incidents that occurred a few days ago at the Al al-Bayt University and Al-Faisaliah School “constitute a violation of the law, jeopardize our society, our values and both institutions.” The prime minister gave his

China consortium wins contract for Egypt coal power plant

Beijing, A Chinese consortium formed by two power generation equipment makers has officially won the Engineering, Procurement, and Construction (EPC) contract for a coal-fired power plant in Egypt. Dongfang Electric Corp. and Shanghai Electric Group signed the EPC contracting deal

Queen Rania meets with Jack Ma at Alibaba Group Headquarters in Hangzhou

Amman, Ahead of giving a keynote address at the XIN Philanthropy Conference hosted by the Alibaba Group in Hangzhou on Wednesday, Her Majesty Queen Rania Al Abdullah visited the Alibaba Group headquarters on Tuesday, to meet with Jack Ma and