Jordanian delegation meets US Treasury Secretary

Discuss financial reform policies

Finance Minister Mohamad Al-Ississ  US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen
Finance Minister Mohamad Al-Ississ, US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen. (Photo: Twitter)
AMMAN — On Tuesday, A delegation from Jordan, led by Jordan’s Finance Minister Mohamad Al-Ississ and comprised of Minister of Planning and International Cooperation Zeina Toukan, Central Bank Governor Adel Al-Sharkas, and Secretary General of the Ministry of Finance Abdelhakim Shibli met with US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen in Washington DC to discuss financial reform policies. اضافة اعلان

During the meeting, Yellen commended the Kingdom on its success of its financial policies, particularly for completing its sixth review with the International Monetary Fund, and shared that she is looking forward to discussing developing with the visiting Jordanian economic team, Jo24 reported. She highlighted the Jordan, like the rest of the world has been affected by recent disruptions, including global shocks such as climate change, and the food security crisis resulting from the Russian-Ukranian war.

Meanwhile, she highlighted the Kingdom’s longstanding relationship with the US as an ally and force for peace in the region. 

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