Jordan, Italy talk tourism cooperation

Shobak Castle
Shobak Castle. (File photo: Jordan News)
AMMANMinister of Tourism and Antiquities Makram Al-Qaisi and Italian Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Maria Tripodi met on Monday to discuss tourism cooperation, including a restoration project in the ancient city of Jerash, according to the Jordan news agency, Petra. اضافة اعلان

They discussed projects covered by a 2017 Jordanian-Italian agreement, which prioritizes sustainable development, human resources development and economic growth, and also talked about measuring the gap in academic and professional institutions.

They discussed potential future collaborative projects, including rebuilding the wall of the historic city of Jerash, restoring Mukawir Castle, and renovating the western amphitheater in Umm Qais.

They touched on projects to restore Shobak Castle, Madaba's city center, and Amman downtown's museums in collaboration with Italian University of Florence, University of Perugia, and University of Milan.

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