Jordanian, Saudi investors mull low-cost airline September 2, 2014

Jordanian and Saudi investors are considering a joint project to set up a low-cost airline company, Saudi-Jordanian Businessmen Council Chairman Mohammad Al Audah said Monday.

Businessmen from both countries held several meetings and agreed to establish a joint airline linking Jordan and Saudi Arabia, Audah told The Jordan Times, noting that a feasibility study for the project is currently under way.


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Jordan, UAE to exchange expertise in public administration September 2, 2014

The Ministry of Public Sector Development and the Jordan Institute for Public Administration have recently signed a memorandum of understanding with the Mohammad Bin Rashid School of Government in Dubai to cooperate in the field of public administration development.

Minister of Public Sector Development Khleef Al Khawaldeh said in a statement issued Sunday that the memo will enhance the exchange of expertise and best practices in governance.


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Jordan is in need of $4.5 billion to address influx of Syrian refugees, minister September 2, 2014

Minister of Planning and International Cooperation Ibrahim Saif said Jordan is in need of foreign aid to the tune of $4.5 billion to deal with the influx of Syrian refugees.

During the fifth meeting of the Host Community Support Platform (HCSP) that was attended by a number of Arab and foreign ambassadors as well as representatives of UN agencies and ministries, the minister said that the Cabinet had approved projects included in the national"...

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King visits King Abdullah II 3rd Armoured Division September 2, 2014

His Majesty King Abdullah II, the Supreme Commander of the Jordan Armed Forces, visited on Monday the King Abdullah II 3rd Armoured Division where he was welcomed by the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, General Mashal Mohammad Al Zaben, and commander of the division.

The King was briefed by the commander of the division on operational, training, logistical and technical issues, as well as combat preparedness of the formations and"...

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King visits King Abdullah II 3rd Armoured Division
September 2, 2014

His Majesty King Abdullah II, the Supreme Commander of the Jordan Armed Forces, visited on Monday the King Abdullah II 3rd Armoured Division where he was welcomed by the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, General Mashal Mohammad Al Zaben, and commander of the division.

The King was briefed"......

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PM, ICRC president discuss closer cooperation
September 2, 2014

Deputizing for His Majesty King Abdullah II, Prime Minister Abdullah Ensour met with President of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC)"...

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Jordan, Sudan discuss transport relations
September 2, 2014

Minister of Transport Lina Shabib on Monday discussed with a Sudanese delegation scope for cooperation and coordination in various aspects of the transportation"...

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