Jordan gears up for national lockdown

November 2, 2020 admin 0

In order to curb the surge in COVID-19 cases, Jordan’s Prime Minister Bisher Khasawneh on Sunday announced that a five-day nationwide lockdown would be imposed from Nov. 11, a day after the country’s parliamentary elections. […]


Jordan’s COVID-19 cases exceed 60,000

October 29, 2020 admin 0

The tally of COVID-19 cases in Jordan surpassed 60,000 on Wednesday after 3,087 new infections were recorded. The total COVID-19 cases in Jordan rose to 61,942, while the death toll from the virus climbed by […]


Jordan, Kuwait FMs discuss ties, regional issues

October 20, 2020 admin 0

Jordanian and Kuwaiti foreign ministers on Monday discussed means to boost bilateral ties and regional peace. At a meeting in Amman, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates Ayman Safadi and Kuwaiti […]


28 new COVID-19 cases in Jordan

October 17, 2020 admin 0

Jordan on Friday recorded 28 more coronavirus-related deaths and 1,539 new COVID-19 cases, taking the death toll to 310 and the total cases to 34,548.

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Jordan signs deal to export electricity to Iraq

September 28, 2020 admin 0

Jordan signed an agreement on Sunday to sell electricity to Iraq and connect the two countries’ power grids. Under the agreement signed via videoconferencing, Jordan will provide Iraq with 1,000 gigawatt-hours per year in the […]