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By Editorial - Oct 10,2018
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said last week in Istanbul that Ankara would withdraw its soldiers from Syria only on one condition, namely the holding of a free and fair elections in the country and the restoration of legitimacy to the country.
By Editorial - Oct 09,2018
The talk of the town on the draft income tax legislation untill now has been anything but conclusive.
By Editorial - Oct 08,2018
According to the Phenix Centre for Economic and Informatics Studies in cooperation with the German Friedrich Ebert Foundation, work conditions in Jordan remain "far from decent work standards" in terms of availability of employment opportunities, fairness of wages or security of
By Editorial - Oct 07,2018
The carnage along the Israel-Gaza border continues unabated almost on a daily basis.The latest wave of Israeli killings of unarmed Palestinian protesters killed three Palestinians; one of them was a child.
By Editorial - Oct 07,2018
The latest poll taken by the University of Jordan’s Centre for Strategic Studies (CSS) suggests that the popularity of Prime Minister Omar Razzaz has dropped, from 55 per cent when he first took office three months ago, to a mere 30 per cent now.This is, indeed, a very dramatic d
By Editorial - Oct 04,2018
Israel never ceases to up the ante on Iran, and the latest development was Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu telling the UN General Assembly recently that Iran is maintaining a secret nuclear weapons storage facility."Iran has not abandoned its goal to deve
By Editorial - Oct 03,2018
The King Hussein Cancer Foundation (KHCF) is truly making strong efforts to treat cancer, including in people who can ill afford the expensive medication and treatment for it.For this purpose, the KHCF is now organising yet another "hike activity" to raise awareness abo
By Editorial - Oct 02,2018
His Majesty King Abdullah's meeting on Monday with media figures in Jordan was yet another occasion for the King to voice his concerns about the way things are going in the country in recent times.The King was so exasperated by the course of the country that he issued a stern war
By Editorial - Oct 01,2018
Combating early marriage in Jordan has been on the national agenda for some time now because of its proven ill effects, but with little impact.Minister of Social Development Hala Lattouf has, therefore, put the issue on the county's agenda once again, when she
By Editorial - Sep 30,2018
The World Bank (WB) says that the economy of Gaza is collapsing and has cited the well-known reasons that most, if not all, of them stem from the Israeli siege of the Gaza Strip for the past ten years.There is really nothing new in this latest report from the WB on the failing ec



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