eFatoora launches Rising Women in Tech in 2018 February 19, 2018

In today’s world, we see significant number of women in tech-leadership roles investing, supporting and inspiring the next generation of female leaders. They lead by example and are promoting an era where equality is not just an idea.

eFatoora believes that an idea, regardless how big or small, can be developed into something that may change the world and inspire our future generations. When one women extends that helping hand to another, amazing"...

Continue Reading >

Jordan Thwarts Terrorist Plot through Oil Pipeline February 18, 2018

The Jordanian military foiled a terrorist plot to smuggle weapons and drugs through a disused oil pipeline on the border with Syria, announced an official in the general command on Saturday.

'A group of terrorists and drug traffickers' had used a house near the Jordan-Syria border and the disused Trans-Arabian Pipeline (Tapline) to 'dig and prepare a series of tunnels for use in smuggling operations and to carry out terrorist attacks', the official said.

Authorities have ordered the"...

Continue Reading >

PM Netanyahu preventing sovereignty in the Jordan Valley? February 18, 2018

Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu, who is currently attending the Munich Security Conference, ordered the bill to annex the Jordan Valley removed from the agenda of tomorrow's meeting of the Ministerial Committee for Legislation.

The Committee is scheduled to meet tomorrow, and had planned to discuss the bill.

The bill, ...

Continue Reading >

Jordan army foils plot to smuggle arms and drugs February 18, 2018

Jordan’s army said on Saturday it has foiled a plot to smuggle arms, drugs and “terrorists” through a disused oil pipeline along its border with Syria.

“The Jordanian armed forces were able... to thwart a plan to smuggle weapons, drugs and terrorists” through the pipeline, an official in the general command said in a statement.

“A group of terrorists and drug traffickers” had used a house near the Jordan-Syria border and the disused Trans-Arabian Pipeline"...

Continue Reading >

Ministry sets plan to restore dams' scarce water reserves

The Ministry of Water and Irrigation on Wednesday said it is looking at ways to restore dams' strategic reserves which have been depleted over the past few years in light of scant rain.

As the country's 14 major dams now hold 38 per cent of their total capacity of 336 million cubic metres (mcm) of water, the ministry is formulating a plan to minimise water use from the dams to protect the water storage from decreasing.

The"...

Continue Reading >

Jordan army foils plot to smuggle arms and drugs
February 18, 2018

Jordan’s army said on Saturday it has foiled a plot to smuggle arms, drugs and “terrorists” through a disused oil pipeline along its border with Syria.

“The Jordanian armed forces were able..."...

Continue Reading

Potash company reports JD90.4m in net profits in 2017
February 18, 2018

Arab Potash Company (APC) has announced a net profit of around JD90 million in 2017, an increase of 41 per cent compared with 2016.

In a statement to The"...

Continue Reading

400 violations recorded by Industry Ministry since January
February 18, 2018

The Industry, Trade and Supply Ministry has recorded some 400 violations since the beginning of the year until mid-February, including 72 violations of bakeries that have not complied with the new decision determining the bread prices,"...

Continue Reading

Stock Market

TEPIX - 25094

BBC News Feed

BBC News Feed