Business News


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...


Int’l oil prices spike in 2nd week of October

Amman, International oil prices went up during the second week of October, according to data released on Monday by the Ministry of Energy and Mineral...


Jordan, Mauritania set up business council

Amman, The Jordanian Businessmen Association (JBA) and the National Union of Mauritanian Employers Saturday signed an agreement to establish a joint Jordanian-Mauritanian business council.The agreement,...


LAKKIS, CHAHAHDE SIGN AGRICULTURAL EXCHANGE AGREEMENT

Lebanese Agriculture Minister, Hassan Lakiss, and his Jordanian counterpart, Ibrahim Chahahde signed an agricultural exchange agreement on Friday at the ministry's headquarters in Bir Hassan,...

General News


Army chief receives Afghanistan’s envoy

Amman, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Maj. Gen. Yousef Huneiti, on Monday received Afghanistan's Ambassador to Jordan, Tariq Shah Bahrami.Talks during the meeting...


PM meets Korean electricity corporation President

Amman, Prime Minister, Omar Razzaz, on Monday met with the President of the Korea Electric Power Corporation (KEPCO), Kim Jong-kap, who is heading a delegation...


UAE President awards Algerian Ambassador ‘First Class Medal of Independence’.

President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan awarded Saleh Al Attiyah, Ambassador of Algeria to the UAE, the First Class Medal of Independence.Al...


UAE highlights efforts to promote human rights before Arab Human Rights Commission.

The UAE has commenced its participation in the review of its first periodic report on the Arab Charter of Human Rights before the Arab Human...


Unstable weather conditions forecast for 3 days

Amman, The Kingdom will be affected by unstable weather conditions on Monday, but relatively hot conditions will prevail across many areas of the country, while...


Canada’s NDP to form coalition with Liberals to stop Conservatives

Ottawa, Canada's New Democratic Party (NDP) Leader Jagmeet Singh said Sunday he will form a coalition government with Justin Trudeau's Liberals to keep the Conservatives...

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...