Number of overnight visitors rises by 3% in first seven months of 2014
Jordanian Tourism Minister Nidal Katamine announced last Tuesday that the number of overnight visitors to the Kingdom increased by 3% during the first seven months of 2014, standing at 2,305,870 tourists, compared with 2,237,493 in the same period last year.The number of overnight visitors to the Kingdom increased by 3% during the first seven ... (more)
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An Arab Novelist Experiences the Trials of Going Home in 'May in the Summer'
"Every person is a child at home," reads an Arabic saying at the beginning of May in the Summer , Cherien Dabis' very good second feature, which examines cultural rifts in Amman, Jordan.
BL Harbert Picked for $153.5M U.S. Embassy Job in Jordan
The State Dept. has awarded BL Harbert International LLC, Birmingham, Ala., a $153.5-million design-build contract to renovate the U.S. embassy in Amman, Jordan.
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Palestinian-Americans return to Jordan for culture clash nuptials in 'May in the Summer'
The religious and cultural fault lines of the Middle East get thoroughly blurred in "May in the Summer," the second feature film from the Palestinian-American actress-writer-director Cherien Dabis .
A journey to the Holy Land is an experience of a lifetime. To walk where Jesus walked and to hear, see and smell this beautiful land of our Lord is something that changes lives forever.
The soap opera effect? Turkey most popular vacation destination for Jordanians this Eid
Outbound tour operators told The Jordan Times the majority of bookings are for all destinations in Turkey, including Istanbul, Antalya and Marmaris.
Think About It: From Georgia to Israel, via Amman
Last Wednesday morning I was standing at the Egged bus station at Beit She'an, waiting for the 9:30 No.
Parkersburg woman teaches in Jordan
Becky Daniel of Parkersburg learned that Jordan is trying to remain an oasis of peace in a desert of turmoil in the Middle East.