Jordan’s King Abdullah swears in new government to speed reforms

SourceEgypt Independent
SectorEconomy
CountryJordan

AMMAN (Reuters) – Jordan’s King Abdullah on Monday swore in a new government led by veteran diplomat Bisher al Khaswaneh that will seek to accelerate IMF-backed reforms as the economy faces its sharpest contraction in decades due to the coronavirus crisis. British-educated Khasawneh, 51, was appointed on Wednesday to replace Omar al Razzaz, at a … Continued The post Jordan’s King Abdullah swears in new government to speed reforms appeared first on Egypt Independent.AMMAN (Reuters) – Jordan’s King Abdullah on Monday swore in a new government led by veteran diplomat Bisher al Khaswaneh that will seek to accelerate IMF-backed reforms as the economy faces its sharpest contraction in decades due to the coronavirus crisis. British-educated Khasawneh, 51, was appointed on Wednesday to replace Omar al Razzaz, at a … Continued The post ...read more...