• Best’s Market Segment Report: Jordan's Challenging Environment Constrains Profitable Growth

    Insurance companies operating in Jordan face challenging market conditions, with competition eroding technical margins, coupled with exposure to political, economic and financial system risks, according to a new market segment report by A.M. Best. Furthermore, the high number of players and concentration on the motor and medical insurance segments has intensified competitive pressures. Tariffs imposed by the government on motor business have further strained underwriting profitability over recent years.

  • Demand for Accounting Certification Grows in Jordan

    IMA® (Institute of Management Accountants), the global association of accountants and financial professionals in business, has witnessed a surge in applications in its CMA (Certified Management Accountant) program among students across esteemed institutions in Jordan. By awarding 126 scholarships in the program to 13 universities to date, IMA has seen an increase of institutions participating the last two years in comparison to the previous years.

  • dipndip Chocolate Cafe Opens First Outlet In Jordan

    Chocolate cafe chain, dipndip, announced today the opening of its first outlet in Jordan bringing the total number of dipndip cafes globally to 102.

  • Government initiatives fuel trend in Jordan’s real estate market

    Prospective buyers in Jordan are taking a cautious approach to investing by seeking out smaller units offering the best value for money, according to the latest report from leading real estate consultancy Asteco.

  • IMA announces Middle East Regional Conference in Amman, Jordan

    IMA® (Institute of Management Accountant) is pleased to announce that its annual Middle East Regional Conference (MERC18) will be held in Amman, Jordan on September 15-16, 2018. The early bird registration for this two-day event is open until July 25, 2018.

  • SDI Signs Letter of Intent with King Abdullah II Design and Development Bureau

    (TSX-V: SDZ) (OTCQB: SDEV) Security Devices International Inc. (“SDI” or the “Company”) announces the signing of a Letter of Intent (“LOI”) with the King Abdullah II Design and Development Bureau (“KADDB”), the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan.