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Economy Committee discusses investment bill

Minister of Investment Khairy Amr
Minister of Investment, Khairy Amr. (File photo: Jordan News)
AMMAN — The Lower House Economy and Investment Committee, headed by MP Khair Abu Sailik, began a national dialogue with various economic sectors on a draft bill regulating the 2022 investment environment, according to the Jordan News Agency, Petra.اضافة اعلان

Addressing a meeting attended by Minister of Investment, Khairy Amr on Wednesday, Abu Sailik said the committee began its discussions by listening to views, observations, and proposals of various Jordanian business, investment and trade stakeholders.

Abu Sailik also called for submitting suggestions and observations to the House panel, which will be given due attention when the bill is approved.

The committee’s deliberations underline the government’s concern to consult with key economic stakeholders. The stance is in line with the Economic Modernization Vision, which represents a roadmap with “ambitious and realistic” standards, Abu Sailik said.

He stressed that the committee will spare no effort and will seek expert assistance to improve the provisions of the bill.

Stressing the importance of the Parliament’s Lower House-Senate’ partnership, he said the joint effort would have a “significant” impact on accelerating the process of approving the investment bill.

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