Tag: jordan

Jordan rejects idea of confederation with Palestinians

Amman: Jordan's King Abdullah II firmly rejects the idea of a confederation with the Palestinians in the place of a…

US team asked Abbas about Jordan-Palestinian confederation: NGO

Jerusalem: US officials working on a Middle East peace plan have asked Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas about forming a confederation…

Philippines’ Duterte eyes arms deals on Israel trip

Manila: Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte arrives Sunday for a visit to Israel and Jordan, pursuing a pivot away from his…

Palestinian refugee agency: Jordan to host fundraiser at UN

Amman, Jordan: Jordan will host a fundraiser at the United Nations headquarters in New York next month to keep the…

Jordan says can’t host more Syrian refugees

Amman: Jordanian Foreign Minister Ayman Safadi said Monday his country has exceeded its capacity to host refugees from Syria and…

Jordan says to transfer Syria White Helmets to UK, Canada, Germany

Amman: Jordan said on Sunday that it has taken in 800 Syrian White Helmets rescuers and their families from Israel…

Jordan: Woman arrested for raising a gun on Judge

Amman: A woman in Jordan was arrested by Jordanian authorities after she reportedly raised a gun in the face of…

Jordan refuses to open doors to Syrian refugees

Amman: Jordan today refused to open doors to Syrian refugees rejecting UN demands to welcome the refugees fleeing the war…

Germany Chancellor Merkel pledges $100 million loan for Jordan

Berlin: Angela Merkel Chancellor of Germany has announced a $100 million loan will be given to the Kingdom of Jordan…

Britain’s Prince William on historic trip to Israel and West Bank

Jerusalem: Prince William will next week become the first member of Britain's royal family ever to pay an official visit…

Kushner, Trump envoy talk Israeli-Palestinian peace with Jordan king

Amman: US President Donald Trump's special envoy Jason Greenblatt and adviser Jared Kushner on Tuesday met with Jordan's King Abdullah…

Netanyahu meets King Abdullah in Jordan for rare talks

Amman: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Jordan's King Abdullah II held rare talks in Jordan on Monday focused on…

Qatar pledges 10,000 jobs, $500 mn in investment for Jordan

Doha: Qatar pledged Wednesday to create 10,000 jobs for Jordanians on the territory of the energy-rich Gulf state, as well…

Britain’s Prince William to meet Netanyahu, Abbas

London: Britain's Prince William will hold talks with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas during a…

Saudi Arabia, UAE, Kuwait offer $2.5 bn in aid to crisis-hit Jordan

Riyadh: Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Kuwait have offered $2.5 billion in aid for Jordan to ease its…

Saudis host four-nation meeting over Jordan crisis

Riyadh: Jordan's King Abdullah II arrived in Saudi Arabia on Sunday for a crucial four-nation meeting focused on supporting Amman…

Jordan, on the doorstep of the Syrian war

Paris: Jordan is a key player in the Syrian war due to its geographical position, engaged both in the fight…

Jordan: Hundreds of people come up with Anti-Government protests against the new Tax Bill

The Jordan Government’s proposed income tax bill last month has shaken the entire kingdom with hundreds of Jordanians taking to…

Development is only possible when Muslim youth will hold Quran in one hand and computer in other: Modi

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday claimed that the fight against terrorism and radicalisation was not against any…

Cabinet signs MoUs with Jordan, Vietnam

New Delhi [India]: The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has approved the proposal for signing two Memoranda…