Blog: Economy

Jordan to Host International Energy Summit in April

AMMAN — The Kingdom will host the third Jordan International Energy Summit (JIES) on April 2-3, according to a statement released by the Energy Ministry.

The JIES is centred around "a world...

More →
Attracting Investments Turns Refugee Crisis Into Opportunity

AMMAN — The social and economic repercussions of hosting refugees in Jordan requires all stakeholders to enhance cooperation in addressing challenges and tensions, economists said on Tuesday....

More →
Jordanian Trade Delegation Visits Spain

AMMAN -- A Jordanian trade and industrial delegation started a work visit to Spain on Wednesday to promote the Kingdom's investment opportunities, and discuss means to increase Jordanian exports...

More →
Jordan’s Clean Energy Sector Attracts Global Investments — Report

AMMAN — Jordan’s clean energy sector is witnessing “great momentum” and attracting world-renowned companies with decades of experience to invest in green technology projects in the Kingdom, a...

More →
US Grants Jordan 100,000 Tonnes of Wheat

AMMAN -  The US will provide Jordan with 100,000 tonnes of wheat under a grant agreement for 2017 signed Wednesday, according to the Ministry of Planning and International Cooperation.

 ...

More →
US Grants Jordan 100,000 Tonnes of Wheat

AMMAN -  The US will provide Jordan with 100,000 tonnes of wheat under a grant agreement for 2017 signed Wednesday, according to the Ministry of Planning and International Cooperation.

 ...

More →
Economic Decisions will Protect Low-Income Groups, Minister

AMMAN -- State Minister for Media Affairs, Mohammad Momani, said that the Kingdom's economic decisions are taken after a thorough study as a response to national necessities, but are not dictated...

More →
Jordan to Host Conference on Rebuilding Countries Affected by Conflict

AMMAN — Jordan is scheduled to host an international conference and exhibition on the future reconstruction of countries witnessing conflict in the region in July, organisers said on Sunday.

...

More →
Jordan, Russia Float Tenders for Nuclear Power Plant’s Turbines, Electrical Systems

AMMAN — Jordan and Russia have floated tenders to attract bids for supplying turbines and electrical systems for the Kingdom’s first nuclear power plant, according to Jordan Atomic Energy...

More →
Fakhoury Urges World’s Support for Jordan’s Role as Refugee Host

AMMAN — Planning and International Cooperation Minister Imad Fakhoury has participated in an international conference in Helsinki to discuss humanitarian issues regarding Syria and the region, a...

More →

Pages