King expresses condolences over passing of former Mauritanian president

Amman, His Majesty King Abdullah on Sunday sent a cable to Mauritanian President Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz, expressing condolences over the passing of former president Mohamed Mahmoud Ould Ahmed Louly.Source: Jordan News Agency

Jordan ranks 1st country on Arab level, 3rd globally on smokers’ proportions

Amman, Asim Mansour, Director General of the King Hussein Cancer Center (KHCC), said Jordan ranks the first Arab country and the third globally in terms of the proportions of smokers."These shocking facts urge us to think of the dire consequences

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...

King receives letter from president of Mauritania delivered by special envoy

Amman, His Majesty King Abdullah on Sunday at Al Husseiniya Palace received Mauritanian Special Presidential Envoy and Minister of Culture, Handicrafts and Relations with Parliament Sidi Mohamed Ould Maham, who delivered a letter from Mauritanian Presi...

Open Government Partnership Initiative 2018-2020 launched, 1st, final add

The Kingdom's invitation to participate in the OGP Initiative 2011 is an international recognition of the credibility of Jordan's reform process and the national achievements made in the fields of enhancing transparency and governance and providing the...

King receives delegation from US House Armed Services Committee

Amman, His Majesty King Abdullah on Sunday received a delegation from the US House Armed Services Committee, led by Representative John Garamendi (D-California).The meeting, attended by His Royal Highness Prince Feisal bin Al Hussein, covered the strat...