Amman, The U.S. economy unexpectedly added jobs in May after suffering record losses in the prior month, offering the clearest signal yet that the downturn triggered by the COVID-19 pandemic was probably over, though the road to recovery could be …Read more
London, Tim Davie, one of the BBC’s most senior executives, has been named the broadcaster’s new director general.
Davie has been promoted from chief executive of BBC Studios, the commercial subsidiary that makes programmes and also sells them abroad.
He …Read more
Amman, Following is a wrap-up of the latest COVID-19 developments and news in Jordan for June 5, 2020:
– Jordan confirms 19 new coronavirus cases, 5 recoveries, says MoH.
– First Friday prayer amid strict measures in nearly three months.…
Amman, Minister of Interior Salameh Hammad and Education Minister Tayseer Nuaimi Tuesday discussed administrative, technical and security measures being taken for holding this year’s General Secondary Education Certificate (Tawjihi) exams.
The ministers held a meeting via videoconference with the participation …Read more
Amman, Foreign investors accounted for 50.3 percent of the shares of firms listed in the Amman Stock Exchange (ASE) by the end of May, according to figures released by the bourse Tuesday.
Arab (non-Jordanian) investors accounted for 33.8 percent of …Read more