Category Archives: Sports

Minister, S. Korean Ambassador visit Marka School for Hearing Impaired Students

Amman, Minister of Education and Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Waleed Maani, accompanied by Ambassador of South Korea to Jordan, Lee Bom-yon, and Jordan Office Director of the Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA), Kim ...

Turkey’s Erdogan: New Zealand attack shows “growing hostility to Islam”

Amman, Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan Friday condemned the deadly attack on two mosques in New Zealand, saying it illustrated the "growing hostility towards Islam idly watched by the world"."With this attack, hostility towards Islam, that the ...

Expats’ medical tests “very low” compared to actual cost: Health ministry

Amman, The Ministry of Health said the fees collected from expatriates in exchange for laboratory tests were "very low" compared to their actual cost, and don't cover expenses of one test conducted by its departments.The ministry's step to raise fees

Two chocked to death in Amman

Amman, Two people died and another was injured after inhaling a cylinder gas in the Nozha district in the capital Amman on Wednesday, according to the Civil Defense Department (CDD).The CDD said its rescue teams dealt with a gas leak

Eight people injured in Irbid bus accident

Amman, Eight people sustained various cuts and bruises on Wednesday after a coaster bus toppled in Irbid governorate, said the Civil Defense Department (CDD) in a statement.The department's media office said: "CDD personnel administered first aid to th...

PM launches national disaster risk reduction strategy

Amman, Prime Minister Omar Razzaz on Tuesday launched the National Disaster Risk Reduction Strategy 2019-2022 at the National Center for Security and Crises Management (NCSCM) to address climate change and natural disasters which pose a challenge to de...