E-Fawateer.com – How to Pay Your Bills in Jordan

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About E-Fawateer and paying bills online There is plenty of things I do not understand about Jordanians, such as they seem to like doing everything in person and wait in busy offices or get stuck in traffic. The same seems to apply for paying bills in Jordan, although there is a great alternative. Rather than …

Drinks

Tea - شاي Tea is a very common drink for all kinds of occasions. It is either served in a cup or more often in a short, small glass without handle called "Istikan", probably derived from East-Tea-Can. Some Arabs drink tea extremely dark, here in Jordan they tend to add a lot of sugar. When …

Money and Banking

Currency, Cash, and Cards In Jordan the currency is called Jordanian Dinar, often shorted to JD and even Arabic speaking people often say "JayDee". The official currency abbreviation is JOD. The currency is broken down into 1000 fils with coins of 50, 100, 250, and 500 fils, while 50 fils is also 5 piaster and …