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Jordanian economic team in Washington to meet donors

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AMMAN — Ministers of Finance Mohamad Al-Ississ, Planning and International Cooperation Nasser Al-Shraideh, and the Governor of the Central Bank of Jordan Adel Sharkas, are participating in the annual meetings of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Board of Governors and the World Bank Group, Al-Mamlaka TV reported.اضافة اعلان

The meetings are taking place in Washington on October 10–16.

The government’s economic team with the IMF and the World Bank is expected to examine the Economic Modernization Vision launched last June under the supervision of His Majesty King Abdullah. They will also be discussing funding needed to enable Jordan to implement the 10-year economic plan.

The team will conduct meetings with donors on the sidelines of the annual gathering. The bilateral meetings will discuss assistance programs for the coming period, and discuss funding needs to enable Jordan to move forward with political, social and economic modernization programs.

The meetings will tackle four main themes, namely inclusive growth, the cost of food and fuel crises, investment in education, and investment in the planet.

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