Year-end tourism figures released by the Jordanian authorities suggest the sector is stabilising after a contraction across a number of indicators in 2015, with several government initiatives...
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Economic Update | Positive momentum established in Jordan’s tourism industry
15 Feb 2017
Economic Update | Jordan looks to revitalise its digital economy as an engine of growth
20 Jan 2017
A recently launched roadmap for the development of Jordan’s ICT sector aims to attract capital inflows on the back of recent government moves to reduce the tax burden on companies operating in the...
Economic Update | Jordan Year in Review 2016
22 Dec 2016
In the face of regional instability, high levels of debt and the cost of hosting hundreds of thousands of refugees, Jordan’s economy exhibited resilience this year, with prospects for even stronger...
Economic Update | Jordan looks to sukuk to bolster financial toolkit
22 Nov 2016
Building on recent growth in Islamic finance, Jordan is expanding its funding options and tapping a rising market through the issuance of sukuk (Islamic bonds).
Economic View | Fawaz Ghanem, Chairman and CEO, Ithmar Invest, on the investment climate in Jordan
21 Nov 2016
To what extent are financial support and investment volumes from the GCC being affected by lower oil prices?