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By Editorial - Aug 29,2018
It has been widely reported that international financial institutions, including the World Bank (WB) and the International Monetary Fund (IMF), are weighing in on the final decision of the government of Prime Minister Omar Razzaz on its draft income tax legislation and want nothi
By Editorial - Aug 27,2018
Jordan is scrambling to win financial support for the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA), which is edging ever closer to bankruptcy and to an end to its mandate in the face of the US decision to end its contribution to the agency.Foreign Minister Ayman Safad
By Editorial - Aug 26,2018
President Donald Trump has accumulated a long trail of scandals that threaten to weaken his hold on power at the White House, and undermine his ability to steer his country's domestic and international affairs.The latest episode involved the revelation made public by his once tru
By Editorial - Aug 25,2018
To raise or not to raise physicians' fees for their medical services is now the big question, with most of the people calling the proposed raises preposterous and unwarranted.Of course the timing of the decision of the Jordan Medical Association to increase doctors' fees is
By Editorial - Aug 20,2018
It is, once again, the time to celebrate Eid Al Adha, which literally means the feast of "sacrifice".
By Editorial - Aug 19,2018
A ceasefire or a truce or whatever could be in the works between Israel and Hamas in Gaza through the mediation of Cairo.
By Editorial - Aug 18,2018
The standoff between US President Donald Trump and his Turkish counterpart President Recep Tayyip Erdogan could have been avoided altogether had the two sides used statesmanship and cool headed diplomacy to end their conflict right from the start.Ostensib
By Editorial - Aug 16,2018
There is never a dull moment when it comes to the rule of US President Donald Trump.
By Editorial - Aug 15,2018
Deputy Prime Minister Rajai Muasher has been conducting dialogues and consultations on behalf of the government with various pressure groups of people representing different shades of opinion on the projected new income taxation system, and has
By Editorial - Aug 14,2018
According to the Department of Land and Survey (DLS), the real estate market in Jordan has dropped this year until the month of July by 11 per cent when compared with the same period last year.In Jordanian dinar terms, the slowing down in this important sector was from JD3.5 bill



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