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October 21 2021 10:02 PM ˚

Royal Decree approves reshuffle of PM Khasawneh’s Cabinet

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Amman  — A Royal Decree was issued on Monday, approving a reshuffle of Prime Minister Bisher Khasawneh’s Cabinet.

The Royal Decree approved the appointment of the following:اضافة اعلان

1 - Wajih Owais as minister of education and minister of higher education and scientific research.
2 - Saleh Kharabsheh as minister of energy and mineral resources
3 - Yousef Shamali as minister of industry, trade, and supply
4 - Faisal Shboul as minister of state for media affairs
5 - Haifa Najjar as minister of culture
6 - Wafaa Bani Mustafa as minister of state for legal affairs
7 - Muawieh Radaideh as minister of environment
8 - Khairy Amr as minister of investment
9 - Nayef Steitieh as minister of labor

The ministers were sworn in before His Majesty King Abdullah at Al Husseiniya Palace, according to a Royal Court statement.
Prime Minister Khasawneh and Royal Hashemite Court Chief Yousef Issawi attended the swearing-in.

Another Royal Decree was also issued, approving the resignation of the following, as of October 11, 2021:

1 - Ali Ayed as minister of culture
2 - Maha Al-Ali as minister of industry, trade, and supply
3 - Hala Zawati as minister of energy and mineral resources
4 - Nabil Masarweh as minister of environment
5 - Mohammad Khair Abu Qudais as minister of education and minister of higher education and scientific research
6 - Mahmoud Kharabsheh as minister of state for legal affairs
7 - Sakher Dudin as minister of state for media affairs
8 - Yousef Shamali as minister of labor

King Abdullah received the resigning ministers at Al Husseiniya Palace and thanked them for their efforts while in office.

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