Careem app now includes yellow taxis

Amman — Ride-hailing app Careem on Tuesday announced the start of bringing yellow taxis under its wings, helping put an end to a month-long...

Queen honours schools for promoting health-conscious practices

AMMAN — Her Majesty Queen Rania on Tuesday honoured 67 schools as recipients of the Healthy Schools National Accreditation for the academic year 2015-2016. Under...

Qatar leadership keen on better ties with Jordan — foreign minister

AMMAN — His Majesty King Abdullah on Wednesday received Qatari Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed Bin Abdulrahman Al Thani, with whom he discussed Jordanian-Qatari relations...

King holds summit meeting with Egypt’s Sisi

AMMAN — His Majesty King Abdullah and Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al Sisi on Tuesday in Cairo held a summit meeting, during which they...

Jordan businesses establish strong foothold in Kenya market

AMMAN — Deputising for His Majesty King Abdullah, Deputy Prime Minister for Economic Affairs and Minister of State for Investment Affairs Jawad Anani on...

Authorities crack down on suspected terrorists in Karak, other areas

Authorities crack down on suspected terrorists in Karak, other areas AMMAN — Four security officers were killed during a raid on a suspected terrorist hideout...

Outstanding teachers honoured, urged to lead ‘renaissance’

AMMAN — Her Majesty Queen Rania on Tuesday honoured the winners of the 2016 Queen Rania Awards for Excellence in Education (QRAEE) and urged...

Slovenian president begins official visit to Jordan

AMMAN — Slovenian President Borut Pahor, who arrived in Amman on Friday, visited the Zaatari Refugee Camp on Saturday and had a first-hand look...

 Temperatures to rise five degrees above average this week

AMMAN — Temperatures during this week are expected to be five degrees higher than their annual average for this time of the year,...

Lower House endorses draft law for 2017 state budget

AMMAN — The Lower House on Thursday endorsed the 2017 draft laws for the state budget and the budgets of independent government units, after...