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...

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 needs global aid ‘more than ever’ — PM

  AMMAN — Prime Minister Hani Mulki on Sunday thanked the UK for its support for the Kingdom to address economic challenges during a meeting...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Destruction of Daesh should be everybody’s priority — King

AMMAN — His Majesty King Abdullah has said that the destruction of Daesh, or ISIS, should be everybody’s priority, reiterating that the war against...

House, Senate to present replies to Speech from the Throne today

  AMMAN — The two Houses of Parliament are scheduled to present their replies to the Speech from the Throne today, the Jordan News Agency,...