Regional Business Networking Forum kicks off in Amman

The Regional Business Networking Forum on Monday began in Amman, with the participation of more than 100 companies from Jordan, the Arab region and Italy. The event is organized by Ministry of Industry, Trade and Supply, United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) and Italian Agency for Development Cooperation (AICS). Speaking at the forum, Minister of […]

EBRD’s annual meeting dedicates session for investment in Jordan

 Investment Minister Kholoud Saqqaf emphasized Jordan’s strong commitment to investment, given its vital role in achieving comprehensive and sustainable economic growth. Saqqaf made the remarks during a panel discussion on promoting investment and resilience in Jordan, which took place at the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) 32nd Annual Meeting and Business Forum in […]

4th Conference for French-Speaking Business Owners highlights Jordan’s investment opportunities

Deputising for His Majesty King Abdullah, Minister of Investment Kholoud Saqqaf on Monday inaugurated the fourth Conference for French-Speaking Business Owners. The conference, held in the Dead Sea area under the theme “Jordan: The Land of Promising Opportunities for International Investors,” aims to promote investment potential in the Kingdom and attract more foreign businesses, the […]

Projects worth JD288.46 mln leveraged investment law in Q1 of 2023

 Projects worth JD288.46 million have leveraged the Investment Law in the first quarter of 2023, signaling an increase of 49.1 percent from the JD193.5 million in the same period of 2022, according to the Ministry of Investment. In a statement on Wednesday, the ministry pointed out that a total of 91 investment projects, which were […]

Jordan, Oman talk cooperation, investment

 Minister of Investment Kholoud Saqqaf discussed with Oman’s Minister of Commerce, Industry and Investment Promotion Qais Al Yousef ties and investment. According to a ministry statement on Tuesday, Saqqaf and Al Yousef discussed ways to enhance joint investment cooperation between the two countries and the signing of an investment cooperation protocol to enhance cooperation in […]

PM meets with Qatar central bank governor

 Prime Minister Bisher Khasawneh met on Tuesday with Sheikh Bandar bin Mohammed bin Saud Al Thani, Governor of the Qatar Central Bank, and Sheikh Faisal bin Thani Al Thani, Chief of Asia-Pacific & Africa Investments at Qatar Investment Authority (QIA). The Prime Minister highlighted efforts and measures taken by the government to enhance the business […]

Investment minister, Qatari state minister of energy talk ties

Minister of Investment Kholoud Saqqaf Tuesday discussed with the Qatari Minister of State for Energy Affairs Saad Sherida al-Kaabi relations and cooperation in the field of energy between Qatar and Jordan during a visit to Doha. On Monday evening, Minister of Finance Mohammad Issis and Minister of Tourism and Antiquities Makram Qaisi held separate meetings […]

King meets representatives of venture capital firms

His Majesty King Abdullah on Tuesday stressed the need to increase the growth of the entrepreneurship sector in Jordan, in line with the Economic Modernisation Vision, according to a royal court statement. At a meeting with representatives of venture capital firms held at Al Husseiniya Palace, King Abdullah called for focusing on the early stages […]

Saqqaf, French ambassador discuss investment cooperation

Minister of Investment Kholoud Saqqaf on Tuesday met with French Ambassador to Jordan Alexis Le Cour Grandmaison to discuss enhancing investment and development cooperation between the two countries. The talks discussed ways to empower and increase French investments in the Kingdom, according to a ministry statement. During the meeting, Saqqaf emphasised the potential for Jordanian-French […]

Jordan ‘attractive’ investment environment for businesspeople- Saqqaf

Minister of Investment, Kholoud Saqqaf, affirmed availability of multiple “comparative and competitive” privilges that make the Kingdom an “attractive and incubating” investment environment for businesspeople, including investors from Ireland. Saqqaf made the remarks during the ministry’s launching ceremony of Investment Opportunities Guide for Irish business community in Jordan on Wednesday, which was organized by Irish […]