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Jordan strongly condemns Houthi terrorist attack on Saudi Arabia

AMMONNEWS - Jordan late Sunday, condemned «in the strongest possible terms» the terrorist attack by Yemen’s Houthi militias targeted for the second time the Abha International Airport in Saudi Arabia, killing one and injuring others.Ministry of
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Jordan strongly condemns Houthi terrorist attack on Saudi Arabia

AMMONNEWS - Jordan late Sunday, condemned «in the strongest possible terms» the terrorist attack by Yemen’s Houthi militias targeted for the second time the Abha International Airport in Saudi Arabia, killing one and injuring others.Ministry of Foreign and Expatriate Affairs Spokesperson, Ambass

Razzaz highlights strong Jordanian- Kuwaiti ties

AMMONNEWS - Prime Minister Omar Razzaz on Monday, stressed the distinguished Jordanian- Kuwaiti ties, which set a model for pan-Arab relations in all fields.At a meeting with Kuwaiti media delegation participating in the Jordanian-Kuwaiti Media Forum, current
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Razzaz highlights strong Jordanian- Kuwaiti ties

AMMONNEWS - Prime Minister Omar Razzaz on Monday, stressed the distinguished Jordanian- Kuwaiti ties, which set a model for pan-Arab relations in all fields.At a meeting with Kuwaiti media delegation participating in the Jordanian-Kuwaiti Media Forum, currently being held in Amman, Razzaz stress

Trump is willing to talk to Iran, top US adviser says

AMMONNEWS - US President Donald Trump is ready to talk to Iran about a deal that would lift American sanctions but Tehran would need to curtail its nuclear and missile program, as well as its support for proxies, a senior US official said on Monday.US Specia
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Trump is willing to talk to Iran, top US adviser says

AMMONNEWS - US President Donald Trump is ready to talk to Iran about a deal that would lift American sanctions but Tehran would need to curtail its nuclear and missile program, as well as its support for proxies, a senior US official said on Monday.US Special Representative for Iran Brian Hook t

EU approves disbursement of €100 million in Macro-Financial Assistance to Jordan

AMMONNEWS - This is the second and final tranche of the second Macro-Financial Assistance (MFA) programme for Jordan that was adopted by the European Parliament and the Council on 14 December 2016. In total, the programme is worth €200 million. With today'
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EU approves disbursement of €100 million in Macro-Financial Assistance to Jordan

AMMONNEWS - This is the second and final tranche of the second Macro-Financial Assistance (MFA) programme for Jordan that was adopted by the European Parliament and the Council on 14 December 2016. In total, the programme is worth €200 million. With today's disbursement, the EU has now provided Jord

Labor Minister, USAID Deputy Mission Director discuss supporting national service program

AMMONNEWS - Labor Minister Nidal Batayneh on Monday discussed with the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Deputy Mission Director Ralph Koehring, ways to increase cooperation between the ministry and the agency in various labor areas.D
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Labor Minister, USAID Deputy Mission Director discuss supporting national service program

AMMONNEWS - Labor Minister Nidal Batayneh on Monday discussed with the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Deputy Mission Director Ralph Koehring, ways to increase cooperation between the ministry and the agency in various labor areas.During the meeting, Batayneh underline

Moderate weather today, heat wave to start tomorrow

AMMONNEWS - Moderate summer conditions are expected to prevail in most parts of the country today, while it will be hot in the Jordan Valley and the Dead Sea with northwesterly moderate winds, the Jordan Meteorological Department(JMD) said in its daily brief.
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Moderate weather today, heat wave to start tomorrow

AMMONNEWS - Moderate summer conditions are expected to prevail in most parts of the country today, while it will be hot in the Jordan Valley and the Dead Sea with northwesterly moderate winds, the Jordan Meteorological Department(JMD) said in its daily brief.Daytime temperatures expected for tod

Razzaz, WB executive director discuss supporting Jordan's development efforts

AMMONNEWS - Prime Minister, Dr. Omar Razzaz, on Sunday received Mirza Hassan, executive director and dean of the board of executive directors at World Bank Group, in the presence of the Minister of Planning and International Cooperation, Minister of State fo
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Razzaz, WB executive director discuss supporting Jordan's development efforts

AMMONNEWS - Prime Minister, Dr. Omar Razzaz, on Sunday received Mirza Hassan, executive director and dean of the board of executive directors at World Bank Group, in the presence of the Minister of Planning and International Cooperation, Minister of State for Economic Affairs Dr. Mohammed Al-Ississ.

Trump says he did not send message to Tehran warning of attack

AMMONNEWS - President Donald Trump told NBC News on Sunday that he did not send a message to Tehran warning Iran of a US attack, which he later called off.Iranian sources told Reuters that Trump had warned Tehran via Oman that a US attack was imminent, but ha
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Trump says he did not send message to Tehran warning of attack

AMMONNEWS - President Donald Trump told NBC News on Sunday that he did not send a message to Tehran warning Iran of a US attack, which he later called off.Iranian sources told Reuters that Trump had warned Tehran via Oman that a US attack was imminent, but had said he was against war and wanted

Joint military exercise, «Abdullah Six», continues activities

AMMONNEWS - The joint military exercise codenamed «Abdullah Six», carried out by a Saudi Special Operations' contingent and the Royal Jordanian Special Forces, continues activities at the King Faisal Naval Base in the framework of joint drills.Th
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Joint military exercise, «Abdullah Six», continues activities

AMMONNEWS - The joint military exercise codenamed «Abdullah Six», carried out by a Saudi Special Operations' contingent and the Royal Jordanian Special Forces, continues activities at the King Faisal Naval Base in the framework of joint drills.The two-week exercise saw the implementation of seve

7 thousand Syrian students enrolled in Jordanian universities, says AAU director

AMMONNEWS - The Secretary General of the Association of Arab Universities (AAU), Dr. Amr Salama, estimated the number of Syrian students enrolled in Jordan's higher education institutions at about 7,000 students in different degree for the academic year 2018
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7 thousand Syrian students enrolled in Jordanian universities, says AAU director

AMMONNEWS - The Secretary General of the Association of Arab Universities (AAU), Dr. Amr Salama, estimated the number of Syrian students enrolled in Jordan's higher education institutions at about 7,000 students in different degree for the academic year 2018-2019.In a press statement released o

Jordanian held by Houthis arrives home

AMMONNEWS - The Jordanian citizen, held in Yemen by the Houthi group since February 12, arrived at Queen Alia International Airport after measures to fly him back home to the Kingdom have finished, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates announced.In
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Jordanian held by Houthis arrives home

AMMONNEWS - The Jordanian citizen, held in Yemen by the Houthi group since February 12, arrived at Queen Alia International Airport after measures to fly him back home to the Kingdom have finished, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates announced.In cooperation and coordination between

Economic team discusses solutions to challenges

AMMONNEWS - The Cabinet economic team held a meeting Saturday, chaired by Prime Minister Dr. Omar Razzaz, during which they discussed a number of challenges facing some economic sectors in preparation for solving them.During their meeting, the ministerial tea
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Economic team discusses solutions to challenges

AMMONNEWS - The Cabinet economic team held a meeting Saturday, chaired by Prime Minister Dr. Omar Razzaz, during which they discussed a number of challenges facing some economic sectors in preparation for solving them.During their meeting, the ministerial team listened to a briefing by the direc

Iran general: ‘Firing one bullet at Iran’ will ‘set fire’ to US interests

AMMONNEWS - Iran warned the United States on Saturday that any aggression against the Islamic republic would have serious consequences for US interests in the region.“Firing one bullet towards Iran will set fire to the interests of America and its allies
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Iran general: ‘Firing one bullet at Iran’ will ‘set fire’ to US interests

AMMONNEWS - Iran warned the United States on Saturday that any aggression against the Islamic republic would have serious consequences for US interests in the region.“Firing one bullet towards Iran will set fire to the interests of America and its allies” in the Middle East, armed forces general

Arab League joint action committee to meet in Amman next year

AMMONNEWS - The Arab League's High Coordinating Committee for Arab Joint Action has decided to hold its next 49th session in Amman next year, Assistant Secretary General of the Amman-based Arab Businessmen Union (ABU) Tariq Hijazi said.In a press statement re
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Arab League joint action committee to meet in Amman next year

AMMONNEWS - The Arab League's High Coordinating Committee for Arab Joint Action has decided to hold its next 49th session in Amman next year, Assistant Secretary General of the Amman-based Arab Businessmen Union (ABU) Tariq Hijazi said.In a press statement released on Saturday, Hijazi noted the

Moderate weather today, rise in temperatures over next two days

AMMONNEWS - Moderate weather conditions will prevail across many regions on Saturday, while it will be relatively hot in the Jordan Valley and Dead Sea with north westerly moderate winds, according to Jordan Meteorological Department (JMD).A rise in temperatu
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Moderate weather today, rise in temperatures over next two days

AMMONNEWS - Moderate weather conditions will prevail across many regions on Saturday, while it will be relatively hot in the Jordan Valley and Dead Sea with north westerly moderate winds, according to Jordan Meteorological Department (JMD).A rise in temperatures is expected on Sunday and Monday

Gov't takes into consideration studies of national institutions to address deficiencies

AMMONNEWS - Prime Minister Omar Razzaz, yesterday, said that his government is paying attention to the studies that carried out by the national institutions, in order to evaluate the performance, and address deficiencies in the public sector.Razzaz, in an int
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Gov't takes into consideration studies of national institutions to address deficiencies

AMMONNEWS - Prime Minister Omar Razzaz, yesterday, said that his government is paying attention to the studies that carried out by the national institutions, in order to evaluate the performance, and address deficiencies in the public sector.Razzaz, in an interview with the Jordan Television's

King departs on Singapore visit

AMMONNEWS - His Majesty King Abdullah departed on Tuesday on a visit to Singapore to participate in the International Conference on Cohesive Societies, where His Majesty will deliver the keynote address.King Abdullah's participation in the conference comes a
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King departs on Singapore visit

AMMONNEWS - His Majesty King Abdullah departed on Tuesday on a visit to Singapore to participate in the International Conference on Cohesive Societies, where His Majesty will deliver the keynote address.King Abdullah's participation in the conference comes at the invitation of the President of S

Italian ambassador stresses his county's support to Jordan

AMMONNEWS - Italian Ambassador to Amman Fabio Cassese stressed his country's support to the Kingdom, describing Jordanian-Italian relations as distinguished in various domains.Cassese said during a ceremony, organized by the Italian embassy in Amman late Tues
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Italian ambassador stresses his county's support to Jordan

AMMONNEWS - Italian Ambassador to Amman Fabio Cassese stressed his country's support to the Kingdom, describing Jordanian-Italian relations as distinguished in various domains.Cassese said during a ceremony, organized by the Italian embassy in Amman late Tuesday, marking Italy's National Day, "t

Govt advisor: Iran will leave no sign of civilization in ‘very small countries’

AMMONNEWS - Speaking to the Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA) on Wednesday, an Iranian government advisor has warned that if Iran is targeted, “some of the very small countries will be destroyed.”“Nobody in America or the B team thinks of an extended
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Govt advisor: Iran will leave no sign of civilization in ‘very small countries’

AMMONNEWS - Speaking to the Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA) on Wednesday, an Iranian government advisor has warned that if Iran is targeted, “some of the very small countries will be destroyed.”“Nobody in America or the B team thinks of an extended war with Iran,” said Diako Hosseini, a seni

Arab finance ministers to provide a financial safety net for Palestine

AMMONNEWS - Arab finance ministers will hold an emergency meeting at the Arab League in Cairo next Sunday to provide a financial safety net for the Palestinian economy to help it cope with Israel's financial and economic practices and procedures, especially w
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Arab finance ministers to provide a financial safety net for Palestine

AMMONNEWS - Arab finance ministers will hold an emergency meeting at the Arab League in Cairo next Sunday to provide a financial safety net for the Palestinian economy to help it cope with Israel's financial and economic practices and procedures, especially withholding the disbursement of Palestinia

Jordan’s Ambassador presents credentials to Japanese Emperor

AMMONNEWS - Emperor Naruhito of Japan on Wednesday received the credentials of Ambassador Lina Annab, as an extraordinary and plenipotentiary ambassador of Jordan to Japan.During the ceremony, which took place at the Imperial Palace in Tokyo, Annab conveyed t
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Jordan’s Ambassador presents credentials to Japanese Emperor

AMMONNEWS - Emperor Naruhito of Japan on Wednesday received the credentials of Ambassador Lina Annab, as an extraordinary and plenipotentiary ambassador of Jordan to Japan.During the ceremony, which took place at the Imperial Palace in Tokyo, Annab conveyed the warm greetings of His Majesty King

King meets group of young Jordanians 17 years after meeting them at Raghadan Palace

AMMONNEWS - His Majesty King Abdullah on Monday met with a group of young Jordanians from various governorates he had previously met 17 years ago, when they were six graders, during the first school trip to Raghadan Palace.During the meeting, also held at Rag
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King meets group of young Jordanians 17 years after meeting them at Raghadan Palace

AMMONNEWS - His Majesty King Abdullah on Monday met with a group of young Jordanians from various governorates he had previously met 17 years ago, when they were six graders, during the first school trip to Raghadan Palace.During the meeting, also held at Raghadan Palace as a surprise for the yo

Budget deficit decreases to JOD303.7 million

AMMONNEWS - The national budget deficit decreased to JOD303.7 million in April 2019 compared with a deficit of JOD377.8 million in the same period in 2018, according to the government's fiscal bulletin that was published Monday. The deficit in the national bu
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Budget deficit decreases to JOD303.7 million

AMMONNEWS - The national budget deficit decreased to JOD303.7 million in April 2019 compared with a deficit of JOD377.8 million in the same period in 2018, according to the government's fiscal bulletin that was published Monday. The deficit in the national budget declined even before the grants

Saudi Arabia a strategic depth to Jordan, says political affairs minister

AMMONNEWS - Minister of Political and Parliamentary Affairs, Musa Maaytah, described the Jordanian-Saudi relations as «solid and firm,» adding Saudi Arabia «is a strategic depth for Jordan».The minister's remarks came during his meetin
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Saudi Arabia a strategic depth to Jordan, says political affairs minister

AMMONNEWS - Minister of Political and Parliamentary Affairs, Musa Maaytah, described the Jordanian-Saudi relations as «solid and firm,» adding Saudi Arabia «is a strategic depth for Jordan».The minister's remarks came during his meeting on Monday here with Chairman of the Saudi Parliamentary Bro

Discussions with IMF focused on promoting economic growth measures

AMMONNEWS - Minister of Finance, Dr. Ezzedine Kanakri, said meetings with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) mission are part of its regular visits to discuss the financial reform program being implemented in cooperation with the international lending inst
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Discussions with IMF focused on promoting economic growth measures

AMMONNEWS - Minister of Finance, Dr. Ezzedine Kanakri, said meetings with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) mission are part of its regular visits to discuss the financial reform program being implemented in cooperation with the international lending institution.The meeting with the IMF miss

Egypt's ex-President Mohamed Morsi dies after court appearance

AMMONNEWS - Egypt's former President Mohamed Morsi has died after appearing in court in the capital, Cairo, according to authorities.The public prosecutor said the 67-year-old collapsed in a defendants' cage in the courtroom and was pronounced dead in hospita
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Egypt's ex-President Mohamed Morsi dies after court appearance

AMMONNEWS - Egypt's former President Mohamed Morsi has died after appearing in court in the capital, Cairo, according to authorities.The public prosecutor said the 67-year-old collapsed in a defendants' cage in the courtroom and was pronounced dead in hospital at 4:50pm local time (02:50 GMT) on

Moderate conditions continue for three days

AMMONNEWS - Moderate weather continues to prevail across many parts of the country for three days, while it will be relatively hot in the Jordan Valley, the Dead Sea and Aqaba, the Jordan Meteorological Department (JMD) said in its daily brief. Clouds will ap
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Moderate conditions continue for three days

AMMONNEWS - Moderate weather continues to prevail across many parts of the country for three days, while it will be relatively hot in the Jordan Valley, the Dead Sea and Aqaba, the Jordan Meteorological Department (JMD) said in its daily brief. Clouds will appear at low altitudes, while winds wi

Interior Minister visits PSD headquarters

AMMONNEWS - Minister of Interior Salamah Hammad said the Public Security Department (PSD) is the Kingdom's «safety wall», key incentive for economic growth, prosperity and preserving social peace.In a visit to the PSD headquarters on Sunday, durin
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Interior Minister visits PSD headquarters

AMMONNEWS - Minister of Interior Salamah Hammad said the Public Security Department (PSD) is the Kingdom's «safety wall», key incentive for economic growth, prosperity and preserving social peace.In a visit to the PSD headquarters on Sunday, during which he meet with PSD Director Maj. Gen. Fadel

Robbers of Jerash ATM arrested

AMMONNEWS - The Criminal Investigation Department (CID) arrested two people who stole JD37,000 from an ATM machine in Jarash governorate, with a large part of the stolen amount in their possession.Personnel of the CID North region division received a report o
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Robbers of Jerash ATM arrested

AMMONNEWS - The Criminal Investigation Department (CID) arrested two people who stole JD37,000 from an ATM machine in Jarash governorate, with a large part of the stolen amount in their possession.Personnel of the CID North region division received a report on unknown persons who robbed a Jersah

Royal Decrees appoint Al Ayoubi, Abdelkhaleq as senators

AMMONNEWS - A Royal Decree has been issued, appointing Hind Al Ayoubi as a member of the Senate, as of 16 June 2019. Another Royal decree was issued appointing Duha Abdelkhaleq as a member of the Senate, as of 16 June 2019.
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Royal Decrees appoint Al Ayoubi, Abdelkhaleq as senators

AMMONNEWS - A Royal Decree has been issued, appointing Hind Al Ayoubi as a member of the Senate, as of 16 June 2019. Another Royal decree was issued appointing Duha Abdelkhaleq as a member of the Senate, as of 16 June 2019.

Crown Prince receives UN secretary general's envoy on youth

AMMONNEWS - His Royal Highness Crown Prince Al Hussein bin Abdullah II received on Sunday United Nations Secretary General's Envoy on Youth Jayathma Wickramanayake, in a meeting that covered areas of cooperation between Jordan and the United Nations to empowe
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Crown Prince receives UN secretary general's envoy on youth

AMMONNEWS - His Royal Highness Crown Prince Al Hussein bin Abdullah II received on Sunday United Nations Secretary General's Envoy on Youth Jayathma Wickramanayake, in a meeting that covered areas of cooperation between Jordan and the United Nations to empower youth and maximise their role. Duri

Saudi F-15C Eagles fly in formation with US Air Force counterparts

AMMONNEWS - The Royal Saudi Air Force has released images showing their F-15C Eagles fly in formation with US Air Force F-15C Eagle fighter jets in the US Central Command area of responsibility.According to a statement on SPA, the exercise was conducted on Ju
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Saudi F-15C Eagles fly in formation with US Air Force counterparts

AMMONNEWS - The Royal Saudi Air Force has released images showing their F-15C Eagles fly in formation with US Air Force F-15C Eagle fighter jets in the US Central Command area of responsibility.According to a statement on SPA, the exercise was conducted on June 2 “as part of a larger effort to c

Health Minister meets presidents of Pharmacists, Nurses associations

AMMONNEWS - Minister of Health Dr. Saad Jaber underlined the ministry's keenness to strengthen partnership with trade unions to promote the health sector, develop it and improve its level of services, as well as serving its employees and achieve their aspirat
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Health Minister meets presidents of Pharmacists, Nurses associations

AMMONNEWS - Minister of Health Dr. Saad Jaber underlined the ministry's keenness to strengthen partnership with trade unions to promote the health sector, develop it and improve its level of services, as well as serving its employees and achieve their aspirations.Jaber made his remarks during se

Child abuser in Jerash arrested

AMMONNEWS - Jerash Attorney General Ibrahim Thnaibat instructed the judicial police in Jerash, northwest Amman, to arrest a person who abused child of his relatives, according to a video via social media.Irbid Attorney General Judge Nasser Qadi told Petra tha
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Child abuser in Jerash arrested

AMMONNEWS - Jerash Attorney General Ibrahim Thnaibat instructed the judicial police in Jerash, northwest Amman, to arrest a person who abused child of his relatives, according to a video via social media.Irbid Attorney General Judge Nasser Qadi told Petra that the Public Prosecutor's Office issu

Moderate conditions continue for three days , as temps remain around average

AMMONNEWS - Temperatures are expected to rise on Saturday, but remain around annual average, bringing moderate conditions across many parts of the Kingdom, while it will be hot in the Jordan Valley, the Dead Sea and the Aqaba.According to the Jordan Meteorolo
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Moderate conditions continue for three days , as temps remain around average

AMMONNEWS - Temperatures are expected to rise on Saturday, but remain around annual average, bringing moderate conditions across many parts of the Kingdom, while it will be hot in the Jordan Valley, the Dead Sea and the Aqaba.According to the Jordan Meteorological Department(JMD) daily brief, me

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