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Al Bassah in the region of Amman is a town in Jordan - some 10 mi (or 16 km) West of Amman, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Al Bassah is now 09:46 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Amman" with an UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Nicosia, Damascus, Latakia, Yarqa, Umm al Qanafidh or Beersheba. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Wadi Al Seer, Umm Nuwarah, Umm as Summaq, Umm as Summaq, Umm al Usud and Al Bahhath. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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شهادة أخصائي موارد بشرية – دولي

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Interesting facts about this location

Qasr al Abd

Qasr al Abd is a large ruin in western Jordan dating from approximately 200BC, and standing in the valley of Wadi Seer, approximately 17 kilometres west of Amman, close to the village of `Iraq al Amir.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 31.94, 35.78 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:3rd-century BC architecture, Archaeological sites in Jordan


Mahis is a Jordanian town located in the Balqa Governorate north west from the governorate's capital city Salt, and 10 km west of Amman. Its population exceeds 14,000. Most of the population of Mahis descends from the Al-Abbadi tribe . The mountainous town is located at over 800 metres, with panoramic views on the Jordanian valley, West Bank with Jerusalem’s walls visible on the horizon. Mahis is known for its orchards and its numerous water fountains and springs, notably the Fountain of Mahis.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 31.94, 35.78 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in the Balqa Governorate


Moab is the historical name for a mountainous strip of land in Jordan. The land lies alongside much of the eastern shore of the Dead Sea. The existence of the Kingdom of Moab is attested to by numerous archeological findings, most notably the Mesha Stele, which describes the Moabite victory over an unnamed son of King Omri of Israel. The Moabite capital was Dibon. In Biblical times, the nation was often in conflict with its Israelite neighbours to the west.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 31.94, 35.78 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Ancient history of Jordan, Ancient peoples, Hebrew Bible nations, Moab, Semitic peoples, Southern Levant, Torah places

Mecca Mall

Mecca Mall is one of the biggest shopping malls in the Jordanian capital, Amman. It is located on Mecca Street, and this is the reason the mall was named Mecca Mall. It includes a large number of stores, mostly women fashion shops, but also includes home decor stores, Mobile Phone vendors, 22 Restaurants, 8 Cinemas, Video arcades, bowling alley, Miles grocery store, and more.

More reading: Mecca Mall homepage
Located at 31.94, 35.78 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Shopping malls in Jordan, Tourism in Jordan


Fuheis (also Fuhais) is a town in the Jordanian governorate of Balqa, just 20 kilometers northwest of Amman. A town of 20,000 residents, Fuheis is the only remaining overtly Christian dominated settlement in Jordan. It is located in an intermediate vicinity to the cities of Salt and Amman.

More reading: Fuheis homepage
Located at 31.94, 35.78 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in the Balqa Governorate