US, Jordan launch new counterterrorism training centre

Second centre of its kind to be launched by US and Jordan, one of the strongest allies of the United States in the Middle East.

Forum in Jordan explores new teaching techniques

ARC development aims to boost Aqaba’s touristic appeal

Jordan lures foreign investors with citizenship offer

Water conservation is no game in Jordan - or maybe it is

Jordan PM reshuffles cabinet

US agrees to send $1 billion in annual aid to Jordan

IMF chief encourages Arab countries to rein in spending

Blue Whale game claims Arab teens’ lives

Cooperation on water could be key to Middle East peace

Jordan real estate market facing uphill struggle

Israel to reopen Jordan embassy

Jordan’s king urges world to support Palestinians

Jordan’s Security Court chief stresses effectiveness of anti-terrorist measures

Jordan to hike fuel, bread prices

Bitcoin appeal beats ban and warnings in Jordan

Arab FMs to convene to discuss Trump’s Jerusalem move

Arab League plans to persuade UN to recognise Palestine

King Abdullah, Pope Francis tackle Jerusalem issue

Christmas in Jordan dimmed by Jerusalem crisis

Palestinian billionaire detained in Saudi Arabia

Erdogan urges world to recognise Jerusalem as Palestinian capital

US opinion views Muslims and Arabs more favourably but political affiliation makes a difference

Jordan referred to UN for failing to arrest Sudanese president

Protests sweep Muslim world over Jerusalem

World condemns Trump Jerusalem announcement

Hamas leaders calls for new Palestinian uprising against Israel

Erdogan warns Trump Jerusalem move helps terrorists

Trump to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital

Syrian sentenced to death in Jordan for 2016 ‘terrorist’ attack

Is lack of economic freedom holding the Arab world back?

New Islamic alliance to combat terrorism

Abjjad, the Arab world’s first virtual reading space

Saudi launches economic mega-zone on Red Sea

Abadi, Sadr meet in Jordan

Greening the Camps brings food and hope to refugees

WWE signs first female, Arab wrestler in global push

Jordan says has spent $10 billion hosting Syrian refugees

Urgent action needed for water sustainability in MENA

Jordanian women activists applaud abrogation of rape law


Arab women artists in diaspora focus on identity and loss

There is a sense of melancholy in the work of Arab women artists in the diaspora.

Suleman’s ‘The Fabric of Life’ showcases social history of textile in the Middle East

Suleman has raised the status of textiles, which she says have been underrated.

Fighting gender-based violence through art

Fighting gender-based violence through art has been a tool long used by feminists and feminist movements.

World Science Forum makes Middle East debut

The WSF attracted 3,000 participants from 120 countries, keen to provide evidence-based debate on mankind’s greatest challenges.

Jordan seeking to woo tourists to its religious sites

“We are deploying lots of ef­forts to attract both Muslim and Christian visitors through plan­ning various activities in areas that have significant religious aspects."

Arab craft glitters through generations in Columbia

Arab tradition of crafting fine jewellery taught to Spaniards which took it to isolated Mompox where generations of goldsmiths maintain ancient method.

Syrian refugees find opportunity at Jordan job fair

EU-funded job fair at Zaatari Camp in Jordan provides vital lifeline for displaced Syrians living in ‘very hard’ conditions.

Urgent action needed for water sustainability in MENA

More than 60% of Middle East and North African region’s population lives in areas with high or very high water stress.

The Sahara Forest Project, Jordan’s innovative water scheme

Once the Sahara Forest Project is fully implemented, there will be bigger acceptance for such innovative initiatives.

Kurds: one stateless people across four countries

Kurdish ambitions of unified nation are seen as threat to main host countries.

‘Meditation tourism’ a new trend in Jordan

A day trip to the Dead Sea or Petra, including a 2-hour class of meditation, costs $150.