Category Archives: Politics

King receives credentials of six new ambassadors

Amman, -His Majesty King Abdullah II received at the Basman Palace on Sunday, the credentials of six newly appointed ambassadors to the Kingdom. The ambassadors are: Aziz Al-Daihani of Kuwait, Lukas Gasser of Switzerland, Akmad Attah Sakkam of the Philippines,

Fuel prices to remain unchanged in September

Amman, The Fuel Pricing Committee at the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resource on Friday decided to keep the prices of fuel derivatives unchanged in September. It said that one litre of unleaded 90-octane gasoline will continue to be sold

Bosnia presidency chairman begins working trip to Jordan

Amman, Chairman of the Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina Bakir Izetbegovic arrived in Amman on Tuesday on a several-day working visit during which he will hold talks with His Majesty King Abdullah II on ways and means to enhance relations

King, UNHCR head discuss cooperation on Syrian refugees

Amman, His Majesty King Abdullah II Monday discussed with United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), Filippo Grandi, cooperation between Jordan and the agency in providing services to Syrian refugees and meeting their needs. During the meeting at al-Husseiniyah Palace,

JORDANIAN KING, RUSSIAN PRESIDENT DISCUSS TIES, REGION

AMMAN, King Abdullah II of Jordan, on Tuesday, along with Russian President Vladimir Putin exchanged greetings on the 55th anniversary of diplomatic ties between Amman and Moscow.During a telephone conversation, the two leaders voiced their pride in th...

Cooler conditions, chances of rain forecast over weekend

Temperatures on Thursday are expected to become 2-3 degrees below average, creating moderate conditions in the hilly areas, the eastern plains and the Badia region, while it will remain hot in the Jordan Valley and the Dead Sea, the Jordan