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Saudi Arabia, UAE, Kuwait offer billions to crisis-hit Jordan

11 June, 2018

Jordan has been rocked in recent days by mass protests against price rises and a proposed tax hike as the government pushes measures to slash the country's debt.

Saudis host four-nation meeting over Jordan crisis

11 June, 2018

Saudi Arabia hosted a meeting centring on Jordan's economic crisis.

EU pledges millions to ease Jordan's economic woes

10 June, 2018

Cash-strapped Jordan, a close US ally that relies heavily on donors, is struggling to rein in its debt after securing a $723-million loan from the International Monetary Fund in 2016.

Riyadh moves to 'bankroll' Jordan to contain anti-austerity protests

09 June, 2018

Saudi Arabia says it will host a meeting among several Gulf Arab countries to offer support to Jordan after it faced mass protests over the kingdom’s economic problems

Iraq's Sadr forms alliance ahead of electoral probe

08 June, 2018

Iraq's decision to call for a manual recount has not stopped coalition agreements continuing, as populist Shia cleric Muqtada Sadr make headway.

Yemeni farmers denied visas to Netherlands for coffee convention

08 June, 2018

War and militias did not stop Yemeni farmers from attending a coffee trade show - the Dutch embassy did.

IMF to release more funds to debt-ridden Jordan

07 June, 2018

The IMF will work with the new Jordan government to complete a review of the debt-burdened country's loan programme to release another $70 million.

Israel 'negotiated with Jordan' for Syria land swap

07 June, 2018

A four-way land-swap deal proposed by Israel in 2009 could have most of the occupied Golan Heights go back to Syria.

Jordan withdraws controversial tax hikes as angry protests continue

07 June, 2018

Jordan's proposed income tax law looks set to be withdrawn. as anti-austerity protests continued despite the resignation of the prime minister.

Security officer stabbed as Jordan protests turn violent

06 June, 2018

A security guard was stabbed during protests in the Jordanian capital as anger over economic woes continue to boil in the kingdom.

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