Category Archives: Politics

Jordan hosts international workshop on exploring space

Amman, The United Nation's Regional Center for Space Science and Space Technology for West Asia, in cooperation with the United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs, will host an international workshop on exploring the outer space and innovation in t...

Death toll rises to four in New Zealand terror attack

Amman, Director of Operations Center at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Sufian Qudah, said that the death toll of Jordanians who killed in New Zealand terror attack has risen to four.He added, in a statement, that five Jordanians who injured

Planning minister partakes in Brussels conference…1st & final add

On the sidelines of the conference, the minister held talks with a number of senior officials participating in the gathering and discussed with them means to bolster Jordan-EU partnership.Also, she met with the United Nations Under-Secretary-General fo...

ACI exports worth JD783mln in Jan-Feb

Amman, The total value of exports by factories and producers registered with the Amman Chamber of Industry (ACI) hit JD783 million in the first two months of 2019, compared to JD663 million for the same period of 2018, ACI data

Food factory closed for tampering with expiry labels

Amman, The Integrity and Anti-Corruption Commission (IACC), in cooperation with the Food and Drug Administration (SFDA) staff, has closed a food factory importing expensive cheese and oysters in the suburbs of Amman. The SFDA said in a statement: "The ...

JSC grants 21 licenses to deal in foreign exchanges

Amman, Jordan Securities Commission (JSC) has granted licenses to 21 companies to deal in foreign exchanges, distributed among active 16 brokerage firms, and 5 new companies entering the market for the first time with full foreign capital, and their nu...