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By Omar Razzaz - Nov 02,2021
AMMAN — The hottest day on record in Jordan since 1960 was a staggering 49.3°C, in July 2018, one month after I became prime minister. Jordan is not unique: Heat waves have been causing record-high temperatures in countries from Canada to Australia in recent years.
By Omar Razzaz - Dec 05,2016
Several obstacles still stand in the way of exporting Jordanian products under the preferential access to the EU market.Among these obstacles is the requirement that Syrian labour constitute no less than 15 per cent of the workforce in qualifying factories in the declared economi
By Omar Razzaz - Nov 16,2016
Jordan’s ability to expand its export of goods and services beyond the region is the most crucial economic opportunity in the midst of daunting challenges on all fronts.Without leap frogging to other regions, it would indeed be practically impossible to stimulate Jordan’s economy
By Omar Razzaz - Aug 22,2016
Parliament stands to play a major role in the country’s economic policy.
By Omar Razzaz - May 23,2015
Jordan is at the cusp of making a structural transition from an efficiency-based to an innovation-based economy.Why is this important? Why should investors pay attention?
By Omar Razzaz - Jan 18,2014
Perhaps the most important challenge facing young communities during their democratic experience is accepting the results of the democratic process regardless of who the winner is, provided that parties respect the rules of power rotation. This challenge was manifest, on a s

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