Free Zones Group, JEBA sign agreement

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AMMAN –– The Jordan Free and Development Zones Group (JFDZG) will offer technical and logistical support to Jordan Europe Business Association (JEBA) to promote and market the group’s investment opportunities, according to an agreement signed on Saturday, according to the Jordan News Agency, Petra.اضافة اعلان

JFDZG chairman Khalaf Hmeisat, who signed the memorandum with JEBA President Jamal Badran, urged JEBA management to get acquainted with the investment opportunities and privileges offered by the free zones, including Ajloun and Dead Sea development zones.

JFDZG is keen to provide services and facilities to local, Arab and foreign investors, he said, calling on businessmen in the commercial, industrial, tourism and services sectors to identify the challenges and barriers facing their businesses "so that they can be followed up on and worked out.”

JFDZG Director-General Abdul Hamid Gharaibeh briefed those attending the signing ceremony on the development zones and the advantages they offer to investors, which boost the national economy through partnership with the private sector in the industrial, commercial, services and tourism fields.

The group, he said, constantly seeks to develop and provide an investor-friendly and competitive environment, particularly in the free zone at the Queen Alia International Airport, where industrial and commercial units and a fully equipped business center will be set up to meet the various needs of investors.

Development Zones Director Arwa Hiyari said that the Dead Sea and Ajloun zones, which have like the Dead Sea Corniche and the Ajloun cable car projects, will be new tourist destinations with real investment opportunities that will be an added value to the Jordanian economy.

Badran commended the group's efforts to promote the investment environment in the free zones and its ongoing efforts to boost cooperation between the public and private sectors, adding that JEBA will soon facilitate its members’ and affiliates’ field visits for a first-hand look at the investment opportunities in the free and development zones.

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