Partnership key to attracting investments, says JIC director

Ma’an, Chairman of the Jordan Investment Commission (JIC), Khalid Wazani, stressed the importance of the JIC’s role in the development process in all the Kingdom’s governorates to create “real, attractive” investment opportunities and projects to investors.

His remarks came during at the Ma’an Economic Forum held on Wednesday, he said the process of attracting investment should be “participatory” with all stakeholders in the public and private sectors, as Jordan has “promising and distinguished ” investment environment to make it a destination for investors.

He added: The JIC is working to automate all the procedures of the investment process, and will launch nine electronic services during the next week to spare the investor time and effort.

Wazani also highlighted the importance of the Ma’an Development Area (MDA) and its role in developing the governorate in various economic sectors, citing projects it is working to carry out in the southern region in the industrial, solar power, and housing fields.

Source: Jordan News Agency