Blog: Culture

‘Disarming Design From Palestine’ Programme to be Hosted by Amman Design Week, Darat Al Funun

AMMAN — Amman Design Week (ADW) is collaborating with Darat Al Funun to host a team of designers from Jordan, Palestine and the Netherlands for an educational exchange experience under the...

More →
Two Jordanian Women Prepare for World Record Highest-Elevation Football Game

AMMAN — Two Jordanian female football enthusiasts will take their passion to a new level, moving from the football pitches of Jordan to the summit of Mount Kilimanjaro. 

Their passion for...

More →
Parents’ Arabic-Learning Series for Son Goes Viral

AMMAN – A commitment to ensure that their son properly speaks his native language in light of the lack of “catchy” educational content in Arabic has prompted a family to compose its own learning...

More →
Jordan Participates in UN Ocean Conference

NEW YORK-- Deputizing for His Majesty King Abdullah II, Jordan’s permanent representative to the United Nations (UN), Sima Bahouth, on Monday, participated in the UN Ocean Conference, which will...

More →
Jordan’s Women Climbers Taking Steps to Conquer Mount Everest

AMMAN — With Mount Everest in their sights, Jordan Women’s Everest Expedition 2018 have returned to the Kingdom after training in Nepal for their planned summit of the world’s highest mountain....

More →
Breaking Bread for Iftar, Young Volunteers Serve Residents at Elderly Care Home

AMMAN — Young volunteers on Sunday paid a visit to an elderly care home in Amman and served the fast-breaking iftar meal to residents as part of a “broader” charity campaign during the holy month...

More →
8-year-old Jordanian Emanne Beasha Wins Arabs Got Talent

AMMAN — Her Majesty Queen Rania on Saturday took to Twitter to congratulate 8-year-old Jordanian Emanne Beasha, for winning the fifth season of Arabs Got Talent.
“A truly remarkable voice!...

More →
Aqaba Marine Park to be Listed as First Marine Nature Reserve

AMMAN — The Aqaba Marine Park (AMP) is scheduled to join Jordan's network of nature reserves this year, becoming the country's first marine nature reserve, according to a consultant on coastal...

More →
Jordanian Mustafa Salameh Climbs the World’s Seven Highest Peaks

AMMAN — His Majesty King Abdullah on Monday took to Twitter to express his pride in Jordanian youth’s achievements and determination to realise their accomplishments.

His Majesty wrote in...

More →
Aqaba Programme is Set to Train First Group of Women Professional Divers

AMMAN — Six women from Aqaba will undergo professional diving training this year to become the port city’s first batch of certified female divers, according to the Royal Marine Conservation...

More →

Pages