Blog: Culture

Group Exhibition Puts Spotlight On Young Local Talents

AMMAN — “Art is not accessible for everyone to enjoy it and I wanted to show that it can and should be,” said Lina Salah, a 22-year-old artist exhibited in a group exhibition held at Gallery 14 in...

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Run Jordan To Support People With Disabilities At Dead Sea Marathon

AMMAN — Run Jordan will support the Disabled Child Care Society in Irbid by covering the participation fees of 50 people with disabilities and their guide runners in Ayla Red Sea Half Marathon...

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Women’s Hand Made Products Showcases Creations Of 50 Cooperatives

AMMAN — Minister of Labour Ali Ghezawi on Thursday inaugurated the 10th exhibition of Women’s Hand Made Products in Amman, showcasing the creations of 50 cooperatives run by women from Amman and...

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The Jordanian Hashemite Fund for Human Development celebrates 40 years of social work

AMMAN  — The Jordanian Hashemite Fund for Human Development (JOHUD) on Monday celebrated its 40 year anniversary, honouring its various partners for the joint work exerted to enhance human and...

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Students Develop Health Apps In National Competition

AMMAN — The award ceremony of the ninth cycle of the “App Challenge” competition was held on Saturday, honouring three young teams of game developers from various regions, said Nour Khrais,...

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Global Entrepreneurship Week 2017 Kicks Off

AMMAN — The Global Entrepreneurship Week 2017 kicked off on Monday at the Middle East University, celebrating innovators and entrepreneurs’ experiments.

The week, organised annually by the...

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EU Launches ‘NEXT SOCIETY’ Initiative To Develop Tech Solutions To Regional Issues

AMMAN — The delegation of the European Union (EU) to Jordan on October 25 launched the “NEXT SOCIETY” initiative in Amman, with the aim of gathering innovators and entrepreneurs from across the...

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King Hussein Cancer Center Launches Regional Summit On Tobacco Dependence

AMMAN — King Hussein Cancer Centre (KHCC) on Sunday launched the 1st East Mediterranean Summit on Tobacco Dependence Treatment (TDT) in Amman.

Some 300 healthcare providers from 15...

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Madaba Joins UNESCO Creative Cities Network

AMMAN — Madaba has joined the UNESCO’s Creative Cities Network under the Crafts and Folk Art category, Tourism Minister Lina Annab said on Wednesday.

Madaba was among 19 cities from...

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Jordanian Scholar Wins Harvard Fellowship

AMMAN — Rana Dajani, an associate professor at the Hashemite University, has been selected by the Radcliffe Foundation for Advanced Study at Harvard University as one of the fellows in the...

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