60 agreements signed to protect and encourage investment in Jordan

Jordan

Published: 2019-02-18 12:43

Last Updated: 2019-02-18 13:28


60 agreements signed to protect and encourage investment in Jordan
60 agreements signed to protect and encourage investment in Jordan
Roya News Source

Prime Minister Omar Razzaz held a meeting with the council of Investment Authority on Monday to discuss plans and programs to be carried out to stimulate the investment environment in the Kingdom, in addition to procedures adopted to overcome all obstacles facing investors.

The Authority said that 60 agreements have been signed to protect and encourage investment between the Kingdom, Arab and foreign countries.

The Investment Authority confirmed that the licensing process for investment projects takes place within three and a half days as an average.

The number of investment projects registered in 2018 through the Investment Authority amounted to 406 reaching 788 million Jordanian dinars. The Authority added that these projects are expected to generate 123,12 jobs based on data provided by the entrepreneurs.