Jordan Teach It How To Fish, Give It A Hook
THE Makkah Summit came at a time suitable for changing the direction of public wind in Jordan — from the toxic wind that would have devoured the kingdom to the fresh spring breeze that reinvigor...
June 12, 201801299Category: Opinion
Bring To Book Criminals
The Misdemeanors Court put behind bars the Kuwaiti writer Abdulaziz Al-Qina’ie for insulting religion. The two-month jail verdict came after a complaint was filed by the Cyber Crime Department o...
June 11, 201801355Category: Opinion
Iran Going To Hajj When People Are Returning
THE current policies in the country will lead to the fall of the regime, especially its failed policies in Syria and Yemen.” These are the words of prominent Iranian political activist Faezeh Ra...
June 11, 201801363Category: Opinion
Law No 8 -2010 On Rights Of The Disabled Needs Revision
The Ministry of Information organized a ceremony announcing its plan to launch a new audio description technology after Eid Al- Fitr. This new technology will serve the blind, as it will help them kno...
June 10, 201801486Category: Opinion
History Of Mastic Gum
Not an Arab commodity
Recently I bought a pack of bubble gum or mastic, which we cannot manufacture even the equivalent of it in spite of we constantly boasting about our civilization and beliefs, ...
June 08, 201801534Category: Opinion
Jordan Crisis And The Fourth Circle
“People demand freedom of speech as a compensation for the freedom of thought which they seldom use”… Danish Philosopher Soren Kierkegaard (1813-1855)
By Yousef Awadh Al-Azmi
June 08, 201801397Category: Opinion
Distributing Oil Riches
Case of history failure
The oil concessions given to the giant oil companies of major European colonial powers and America was based on the investments of millions of dollars and British pounds the...
June 07, 201801302Category: Opinion
Every day we see the increasing devotion to all types of tribal and sectarian tendencies while the voice of the nation continues to become faint. What we mean here is that the voice of the nation has ...
June 07, 201801389Category: Opinion
Abdullah II At The Fourth Circle
IT SEEMS the democracy in Jordan is unique in the Arab world, so protests to demand for amendment of the tax law are done in a civilized manner.
We saw King Abdullah II leading his subjects to push...
June 07, 201801356Category: Opinion
King Abdullah - This Is The Solution
THE Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, its people and its king deviated from the Arab norm — actually the Third World’s norm — in the recent protests which reflected awareness and excellen...
June 06, 201801331Category: Opinion
No Room For Power Hungry
I concluded my article entitled ‘Forces of Darkness ….. Sheikh Nasser Sabah Al-Ahmad’ on May 30 by requesting His Highness to strive to make great social, political, moral and ...
June 06, 201801620Category: Opinion
Arab Human Rights Court Must Reform Its Basic Principles
The Arab Human Rights Court will walk on the path towards failure if its basic legal system is not reformulated to be in line with the principles of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, nine tre...
June 05, 201801339Category: Opinion
Not All True In Country S Financial Status
“People don’t like the true and simple; they like fairy tales and humbug,” French writer Edmond de Goncourt (1822-1896).
By Yousef Awadh Al-Azmi
The contents of some news bear ...
June 05, 201801302Category: Opinion
The Societies I Have Lost
In the early 1980s, I was among those residents of Jabriya who sought to establish a cooperative society. I was elected chairman of the board of directors by acclamation. Here lawyer, Mustafa Al-Sarra...
June 05, 201801296Category: Opinion
Radicalism, Brain Linked - Questions Need Answers
Neuropsychology has shown that there is a link between religious extremism and lesions in a brain area called the ventromedial prefrontal cortex, and how damage or destruction of certain areas of this...
June 04, 201801466Category: Opinion
No Fears Over Jordan
PROTESTS against the proposed tax bill and increase in fuel prices, which Jordan has been witnessing in the past few days, should not be gauged from a single angle – magnitude of pressure due to...
June 04, 201801403Category: Opinion
Kuwait, Riyad Give Their Bread To The Private Sector
By Ahmed Al-Jarallah Editor-in-Chief, the Arab Times
FROM the beginning of the regime of former US president Dwight Eisenhower until a few years ago, the American budget recorded significant defici...
June 03, 201801690Category: Opinion
Israelis And Palestinians, Rise Up To Demand Peace
By Khalaf Ahmad Al-Habtoor UAE Businessman
Both sides in this enduring conflict have been failed by leaders and Western intermediaries. Summits, conferences, accords and a roadmap going nowhere hav...
June 03, 201801473Category: Opinion
Theories May Defy Success
By Yousef Awadh Al-Azmi
“°A general who sees with the eyes of others is not able to lead a State,” French statesman Napoleon Bonaparte (1769-1821).
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Economic theories and...
June 03, 201801353Category: Opinion