Flight airfares leaving from Aqaba continue to be tax-exempt

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AMMAN — The Cabinet decided in its session Sunday to extend its previous decision on exempting the ticket prices of airlines departing from King Hussein International Airport in Aqaba from a special tax for three years, According to Al-Mamlaka TV. اضافة اعلان

The decision aims to encourage tourism in the Aqaba Special Economic Zone Authority, attract more airlines to embark, and disembark in King Hussein International Airport in the Red Sea resort city of Aqaba.

In the same Cabinet session, headed by Prime Minister Bisher Al-Khasawneh, the Council of Ministers also approved the mandating reasons for an amended bylaw of the lawyers Social Solidarity Fund at the Jordan Bar Association for the year 2022.

The amended bylaw aims, among other things, to set clear guidelines for practicing lawyers and their membership with JBA.

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