Business News


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...


European stocks drop after weak China data

Amman, European shares opened lower on Monday, as optimism on the progress made in the Chinese-U.S. trade talks was offset by growth fears following weak...


ASE closes trading on lower note

Amman, The Amman Stock Exchange (ASE) closed Monday's trading session down 0.35 percent at 1,824 points, with a total of 4.6 million shares traded through...

General News


‘YOUNG MED VOICES’ YOUTH-LED NATIONAL DEBATE FORUM IN LEBANON: ACCELERATING GLOBAL ACTION FOR AGENDA 2030

A joint press statement by the British Council and the Anna Lindh Foundation reads as follows:The Young Mediterranean Voices programme is organising a month-long, region-wide...


Foreign ministry: no Jordanians among crashed pilgrims’ bus

Amman, There were no Jordanians among the victims of the pilgrims' bus that crashed near the holy city of Medina in Saudi Arabia late Wednesday,...


Drop in temps forecast Thursday, pleasant weather over weekend

Amman, A slight drop in temperatures is expected on Thursday, as partly cloudy and rainy weather will prevail across the country with southwesterly moderate to...


Pompeo, Pence in Turkey to discuss cease fire in northern Syria

Washington, US Vice President, Mike Pence, and Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo, traveled to Turkey on Wednesday in a serious and immediate attempt to cease...


Saudi Arabia bus crash leaves 35 pilgrims dead

Amman, Thirty-five pilgrims were killed and four others were injured on Wednesday when a bus collided with another heavy vehicle near the holy city of...


500 radical settlers storm Al-Aqsa Mosque

Ramallah, Some 500 Jewish extremist settlers, early Thursday, stormed Al-Aqsa Mosque/ Haram Al Sharif compound in occupied Jerusalem to celebrate the so-called Jewish holiday "Sukkot",...

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...