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Police tells you to stop: and: Hosts an Iftar

Police highway patrols host an Iftar for motorists on the Desert Highway linking Amman with southern governorates on Tuesday near Um Rasas area, some 50 kilometres south of Amman. Iftar…

King meets British intellectuals, politicians over regional challenges – Jordan Times

By JT – Jun 25,2015 – His Majesty King Abdullah meets with representatives of UK-based think tanks in London on Thursday (Photo courtesy of Royal Court) AMMAN — His Majesty…

Consequences of underfunding the Syrian crisis

Jun 24,2015 – JORDAN TIMES – Gustavo Gonsalez At the end of 2014, a wide range of national and international partners launched the Regional Refugee and Resilience Plan (3RP) to address…

In search of country, home and hope

Jun 20,2015 – Last updated at Jun 20,2015 Since 2012, I have seen the Syria crisis unfolding under my eyes and the subsequent tremendous generosity of the Hashemite Kingdom of…

Humanity First Jordan is fundraising for its school projects for Syrian Refugees for the coming school year! Please donate now!

Humanity First Campaigns Donate Story Thanks for taking the time to visit my JustGiving page. The conflict in Syria has now entered its fifth year, and yet there is still…

Finding Home Elsewhere

Jun 18,2015 – JORDAN TIMES In April 2011, approximately one month after the beginning of the conflict in Syria, Fayez, his wife and their six children had to flee their…

Jordan: ‘Tourism revenues threatened with half billion dinar drop’ (about half billion Pounds)

‘Tourism revenues threatened with half billion dinar drop’ By Omar Obeidat – Jun 15,2015 – Last updated at Jun 15,2015 Prime Minister Abdullah Ensour addresses a meeting attended by chief…

Jordanian unity a source of strength, pride — King

By Jordan Times – Jun 14,2015 – His Majesty King Abdullah speaks to Northern Badia residents during a visit to the region on Sunday (Photo courtesy of Royal Court) AMMAN…

Jordanians put their hands together in solidarity with refugees

By Muath Freij – Jun 13,2015 – JORDAN TIMES Handprints are displayed on a UNHCR tent as part of an initiative marking World Refugee Day at Souk JARA on Friday (Photo…

Iraq’s Tariq Aziz laid to rest in Madaba (Jordan)

by Muath Freij, Jordan Times AMMAN — Former Iraqi foreign minister Tariq Aziz was buried in Madaba city, southwest of the capital, on Saturday. The body of Aziz arrived in…

Peace, terrorism, tolerance take centre-stage at religious congress

Astana, June 11 (IANS) — The words terrorism, peace and tolerance reverberated throughout the final day of the two-day Congress of Leaders of World and Traditional Religions that was held…

Jordan-Palestine ties as strong as ever — Palestinian prime minister

By JT – Jun 06,2015 – JORDAN TIMES Prime Minister Abdullah Ensour meets with his Palestinian counterpart, Rami Hamdallah, in Amman on Saturday (Petra photo) AMMAN — A senior Palestinian official…

I am optimistic on Iraq’s future — King of Jordan

by Jordan Times | May 28, 2015 | 23:23 His Majesty King Abdullah is seen with John Defterios, CNN’s emerging markets editor, ahead of an interview on May 21 (Photo…

At Mideast forum, hopes for future amid chaos

 AP / JORDAN TIMES / MAY 23, 2015 SOUTHERN SHUNEH, Jordan — Against a backdrop of Iraq and Syria in flames, Middle Eastern political and business leaders sought to focus on…

Jordan will not be put off by regional chaos — King tells CNBC

by Jordan Times | May 18, 2015 | AMMAN — His Majesty King Abdullah has said that regional problems would not prevent Jordan from moving ahead with its development plans,…

‘WEF hosting sends strong, positive messages about Jordan’s resilience’

by Omar Obeidat and Dana Al Emam and Merza Noghai | May 18, 2015 | 23:53 AMMAN – Experts see hosting the World Economic Forum (WEF) on the eastern shores…

Int’l survey highlights strong impact of refugee influx on employment among Jordanians

by Khetam Malkawi | May 16, 2015 | 23:53 AMMAN — The unemployment rate among Jordanians has increased from 14.5 per cent prior to the Syrian crisis in 2011 to…

King, Merkel ‘see eye-to-eye’ on regional challenges

by JT | May 14, 2015 | 00:03   His Majesty King Abdullah speaks at a joint press conference with German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Berlin on Wednesday (Photo courtesy…

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