Tag: Jordan

Saudi Arabia Set To Build New Futuristic Mega-City for Tourism

Saudi Arabia Set To Build New Futuristic Mega-City for Tourism

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- November 25, 2017 14:06 4

Saudi Arabia is not the first country that most tourists think to visit. But if the Saudi Crown Prince has his way, the new city ... Read More

Greater confidence in economic growth and resilience for MENA region

Greater confidence in economic growth and resilience for MENA region

editor editor- May 29, 2013 08:02 0

DEAD SEA, Jordan – Prime Minister of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan Abdullah Abdulkarim Hamdan Ensour said that Jordan is on a long-term growth track, ... Read More

A wonderful day in Ajloun, north of Jordan

A wonderful day in Ajloun, north of Jordan

editor editor- May 3, 2013 06:01 0

For me, it was an amazing and wonderful day; for me, it was re-discovering my own country, Jordan, The Paradise. Read More

EIBTM says Middle East exhibitors in high demand

EIBTM says Middle East exhibitors in high demand

editor editor- March 28, 2013 00:59 0

Plans for EIBTM, the leading global event for the meeting and events industry, are well underway with key exhibitors already rebooked to attend in 2 Read More

Faith-based travelers hold the key to Jordan’s growing tourism

Faith-based travelers hold the key to Jordan’s growing tourism

editor editor- March 2, 2013 02:05 0

LEXINGTON, Kentucky - Faith-based travelers hold the key to Jordan’s growing tourism industry, Kevin Wright told 150 local travel professionals during a workshop in Amman, ... Read More

Jordan is first Middle East country to offer tourism webcams

Jordan is first Middle East country to offer tourism webcams

editor editor- February 12, 2013 01:11 0

AMMAN, Jordan - EarthCam and the award-winning Jordan Tourism Board (JTB) have teamed up to launch a collection of live streaming webcams, with views of ... Read More

Jordan collected $3.5 billion in tourism revenue in 2012

Jordan collected $3.5 billion in tourism revenue in 2012

editor editor- January 16, 2013 09:15 0

AMMAN, Jordan — The tourism sector generated $3.5 billion (around JD2.5 billion) in 2012, a 15.3 per cent increase from $3 billion in 2011, according ... Read More

The Israel-Hamas conflict and tourism

The Israel-Hamas conflict and tourism

editor editor- November 19, 2012 07:09 0

For most media commentators, tourism would be considered an irrelevance as reporters discuss the human misery inflicted on southern Israel and Gaza and the military ... Read More

Seychelles increases tourism visibility in Jordan

Seychelles increases tourism visibility in Jordan

editor editor- November 19, 2012 03:22 0

In an effort to increase the visibility of Seychelles in the GCC (Gulf Cooperation Council) as well as to other Levant countries, the Seychelles Tourism ... Read More

Belgian visitors killed in Jordan coach accident

Belgian visitors killed in Jordan coach accident

editor editor- October 29, 2012 09:13 0

Four Belgian tourists have been killed in a coach accident in central Jordan, Belgium's foreign ministry says. Read More

International conference on conserving and developing Petra opens in Amman today

International conference on conserving and developing Petra opens in Amman today

editor editor- October 18, 2012 03:26 0

PETRA, Jordan (eTN) - On the occasion of the 200-year anniversary of the rediscovery of Petra, a two-day conference on “Conserving and Presenting Petra to ... Read More

IIPT to feature Jordan Minister of Tourism and Antiquities at WTM

IIPT to feature Jordan Minister of Tourism and Antiquities at WTM

editor editor- October 18, 2012 02:33 0

STOWE, Vermont - The International Institute for Peace through Tourism (IIPT) is proud to announce that HE Nayef Al-Fayez, Jordan Minister of Tourism and Antiquities, ... Read More

Feynan Eco-Lodge: a healing place

Feynan Eco-Lodge: a healing place

Nell Alcantara Nell Alcantara- September 28, 2012 00:22 0

Jordan was not necessarily on my list to travel to this year. Read More

Insightful guidebook to Jordan now available

Insightful guidebook to Jordan now available

editor editor- September 14, 2012 23:37 0

Bradt Travel Guides has published its first guidebook to Jordan. Read More

Saudi Arabia sends relief aid to displaced Syrians

Saudi Arabia sends relief aid to displaced Syrians

editor editor- August 6, 2012 04:52 0

WASHINGTON, DC - The Minister of the Interior and General Supervisor of the Saudi National Campaign to Support Brothers in Syria, Prince Ahmed bin Abdulaziz, ... Read More

Jordan Tourism Board organizes international conference with UNWTO and MoTA

Jordan Tourism Board organizes international conference with UNWTO and MoTA

editor editor- June 29, 2012 23:55 0

The International Conference on Seizing Tourism Market Opportunities in Times of Rapid Change took place on June 5-7, 2012, under the patronage of His Majesty ... Read More

Jordan plans to utilize the summer tourism season

Jordan plans to utilize the summer tourism season

editor editor- May 24, 2012 08:09 0

AMMAN, Jordan — Authorities are ready with a plan to best utilize the upcoming tourism season this summer. Read More

Cirque du Soleil performs in Jordan for first time

Cirque du Soleil performs in Jordan for first time

editor editor- May 11, 2012 02:38 0

The international entertainment group, Cirque du Soleil, will perform for the first time ever in Jordan with its vibrant signature production, Saltimbanco, from June 26-30, ... Read More

Italian President and First Lady visit Jordan

Italian President and First Lady visit Jordan

editor editor- April 12, 2012 06:18 0

Italian President Giorgio Napolitano and the First Lady Clio have completed their state visit to Jordan. Read More

Arab Regional Conference on Medical Tourism opens in Amman

Arab Regional Conference on Medical Tourism opens in Amman

editor editor- April 5, 2012 08:03 0

AMMAN, Jordan - Deputizing for Prime Minister Awn Khasawneh, Minister of Tourism and Antiquities Nayef Al Fayez opened on Wednesday the Arab Regional Conference on ... Read More

Jordan Tourism Board stand at ITB ranks in top 5

Jordan Tourism Board stand at ITB ranks in top 5

editor editor- March 15, 2012 05:23 0

The Jordan Tourism Board’s (JTB) stand displayed its new design, first revealed at World Travel Market (WTM) in London in November 2011, with a 3D ... Read More

Jordan promotes tourism at the local and Arab levels

Jordan promotes tourism at the local and Arab levels

editor editor- January 9, 2012 04:13 0

AMMAN,Jordan - Minister of Tourism and Antiquities Nayef Al Fayez highlighted the importance of the ministry's plans in promoting Jordan as a secure and stable ... Read More

Jordan’s PM: National Tourism Council members “abused public office”

Jordan’s PM: National Tourism Council members “abused public office”

editor editor- December 29, 2011 07:15 0

Prime Minister Awn Khasawneh on Tuesday referred violations by members of the National Tourism Council (NTC) in connection to the “casino file” to the justice ... Read More

Jordan Baptism site tourism revenues down by 30 percent

Jordan Baptism site tourism revenues down by 30 percent

editor editor- December 26, 2011 03:51 0

AMMAN, Jordan - Tourism revenues from the Baptism site in 2011 declined by 30 percent compared to last year standing at JD1.1 million, according to ... Read More

Travel bloggers hosted by Jordan Tourism Board

Travel bloggers hosted by Jordan Tourism Board

editor editor- December 20, 2011 06:36 0

December 15 and 16, 2011 marked the success of the innovative marketing collaboration between the Jordan Tourism Board (JTB) and 8 top travel bloggers. Read More

Jordan Tourism Board sponsors innovative marketing campaign

Jordan Tourism Board sponsors innovative marketing campaign

editor editor- December 12, 2011 02:49 0

The Jordan Tourism Board (JTB) is excited to announce a unique marketing collaboration with travel bloggers. Read More

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