Business News


US imposes record $7.5 billion tariffs on EU goods

Washington, The United States imposed tariffs on a record $7.5-billion worth of European Union goods on Friday, despite threats of retaliation.The tariffs, which took effect...


US imposes record $7.5 billion tariffs on EU goods

Washington, The United States imposed tariffs on a record $7.5-billion worth of European Union goods on Friday, despite threats of retaliation.The tariffs, which took effect...


ASE opens trading with drop

Amman, The Amman Stock Exchange (ASE) on Thursday opened trading with a drop to 1,814 points from its yesterday's closure of 1,817 points.The market index...


Amman Bourse opens trading with drop

Amman, The Amman Stock Exchange (ASE) on Tuesday opened trading with a drop to 1,823 points from its yesterday's closure of 1,824 points.The market index...


Investcorp leads $11.2 million investment in Bewakoof.com

Manama, Investcorp global alternative asset manager, has announced that it has led a $11.2 million investment in Bewakoof Brands Private Limited ("Bewakoof.com").Bewakoof.com is one of...

General News


Interior Ministry launches 16 e-services

Amman, Minister of Interior Salama Hammad said that the number of e-services launched by the ministry so far reached 16 services related to visas and...


Norway’s PM visits Amman Citadel

Amman, Norway's Prime Minister Erna Solberg on Sunday visited the Amman Citadel historical site and viewed its most important monuments.During her tour of the site,...


10 injured in Amman road accident

Amman, Ten people on Sunday suffered multiple body cuts and bruises in a road accident between a medium- seized bus and four other vehicles in...


Washington to move 1,000 US troops from Syria to western Iraq

Washington, U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper said on Sunday that about 1,000 troops withdrawn from northern Syria are expected to move to western Iraq.The U.S....


Israeli forces expel olive pickers south of Nablus

Ramallah, Israeli occupation forces on Sunday expelled olive pickers from their lands in the town of Qaryut, south of Nablus, in the northern West Bank.A...


400 radical settlers storm Al-Aqsa Mosque

Ramallah, Around 400 Jewish extremist settlers early Sunday stormed Al-Aqsa Mosque/ Haram Al Sharif compound in occupied Jerusalem, a Palestinian source confirmed.In a statement to...

Medical News


Advanced Medical Records System for 2022 FIFA World Cup Workers

The Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy (SC), the entity responsible for delivering the 2022 FIFA World Cup Qatar projects, announced that all of its...


WHO chief praises UAE’s efforts to eradicate polio.

The world's historic progress to end polio worldwide would not be possible without the strong commitment of the United Arab Emirates and His Highness Sheikh...


Qatar Science & Technology Park Gears up for Third Edition of AIA

Qatar Science & Technology Park (QSTP), part of Qatar Foundation Research, Development, and Innovation, is inviting university students from Qatar and the MENA region to...


His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed inquires about Emir of Kuwait’s health.

His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, Thursday called Sheikh...


UAE leaders wish good health to Tunisian president.

President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan wished President Beji Caid Essebsi of Tunisia, continued good health after his recovery from a recent...


UAE leading donor country for Yemen Humanitarian Response Plan.

The United Arab Emirates has topped a list of donor countries contributing to the United Nation's Yemen Humanitarian Response Plan, YHRP 2019.According to data released...