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In Jordan, parliament begins debate on constitutional changes
22 November 2021Jordan's parliament began deliberations on Monday of proposed constitutional reforms that officials say revitalise the monarchy and are part of a drive to deliv…
In Jordan, royal committee presents proposed constitutional amendments to King Abdullah
13 October 2021After three months of deliberations, which were marred by controversy, public skepticism and the resignation of three members, the Royal Committee to Modernize …
In Jordan, king forms committee to "modernize the political system"
16 June 2021Jordan’s King Abdullah II has entrusted on Thursday former prime minister Samir Rifai with chairing a 92-member Royal Committee to Modernize the Political Syste…
Jordan's electoral commission says it has authority to change election date if needed
6 October 2020The Independent Election Commission (IEC) on Monday said it has the authority to change the designated date of parliamentary elections if necessary. The IEC h…
In Jordan, royal decree gives go-ahead for parliamentary elections
30 July 2020A Royal Decree was issued on Wednesday directing the concerned agencies to hold parliamentary elections in accordance with the provisions of law. Paragraph I …