Category Archives: Politics

Jordan’s tourism revenue reaches $1.3 bln in Q1 of 2019

Amman, Jordan’s tourism revenues to the end of the first quarter of 2019 surged to JD1.3 billion, up by 5.2 percent compared with the same period in 2018, revealed the monthly statistical report of the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities

Dinarak awarded the Financial Inclusion Initiative of the year 2019 by Seamless

Amman, Dinarak, a Jordanian mobile wallets service provider, has been awarded the Financial Inclusion Initiative of the year 2019 by Seamless Middle East during a ceremony held recently in Dubai.

Seamless is a leading technology and solution exhibition for the …

Water minister attends ceremony of 60th anniversary of German-Jordanian cooperation

Amman, Minister of Water and Irrigation Raed Abu Al-Saud affirmed the importance of German cooperation in the water sector in Jordan.

Speaking at the official ceremony of the 60th anniversary of cooperation between the Jordanian and German governments, Abu Al-Saud …

State Security Court adjourns terrorist cell trial until Monday

Amman, State Security Court President, Judge Col. Mohammad Afif Monday decided at the end of a public hearing in the so-called Salt Terrorist Cell trial to adjourn until next Monday.

Three prosecution witnesses testified during today’s session.

Source: Jordan News …

SSC convicts man of terror-related charges

Amman, The State Security Court (SSC) on Monday convicted a 30-year-old man of conspiracy to commit acts of terrorism, instigation of acts of terrorism and attempting to join terrorist organizations and armed groups.

During a public session, presided over by …

Investment minister calls on building Cypriot, Greek, Jordanian economic partnership

Amman, Minister of State for Investment Muhannad Shehadeh called on the Jordanian, Cypriot and Greek business communities to build economic partnerships that promote trade exchange and joint ventures.

Speaking at the Jordanian-Cypriot-Greek Business Forum, organized by the Jordanian Chamber of …