MPs debate non-Jordanians holding administrative posts

Lower House  Parliament
(File photo: Ameer Khalifeh/Jordan News)
AMMAN — The Lower House on Monday discussed the draft law regulating the investment environment for 2022, according to Khaberni.اضافة اعلان

The Lower House approved the amendment of the Economy and Investment Committee, specifying the percentage of non-Jordanians that can be employed in administrative and technical jobs in investment projects. The percentage agreed upon is between 25 and 40 percent of the total number of workers, provided there are no Jordanians who could perform these jobs.

Several deputies protested this amendment, with some saying that non-Jordanians should not be allowed to work in administrative and technical jobs that require specialized skills.

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