2024

Economics of Smoking in Jordan

Policy Paper

24/4/2024

Launched by Her Highness Princess Ghida Talal, Chairwoman of the Board of Trustees of the King Hussein Cancer Foundation and Center, a policy paper addressing “Economics of Smoking in Jordan” at the Jordan Economic Forum. This paper comes in response to the urgent need to develop comprehensive strategies to address the health and economic challenges posed by smoking. It also reflects the forum’s commitment to supporting public policies aimed at reducing the economic burdens due to smoking, focusing on the economic impact of smoking on health resources and productivity in the country.

Jordan-Kuwait Economic Relations

Fact Sheet

23/04/2024

The Jordan Economic Forum launched a fact sheet on Jordan-Kuwait economic relations on the occasion of Sheikh Mishal Al-Jaber Al-Sabah’s visit to the Kingdom, where the trade volume between the two countries reached 179.2 million dinars in 2023, with Kuwaiti investments in Jordan amounting to 14.2 billion dinars, and 360 Kuwaiti companies registered in Jordan. Jordan is a prominent educational center for Kuwaiti students, with approximately 4500 Kuwaiti students currently studying in Jordanian universities, and about 64,000 Jordanian citizens contributing to public and private life in Kuwait, reflecting the close relations between the two countries.

Jordan-Iraq Electric Line: A Step Towards Regional Economic Integration

Fact Sheet

02/04/2024

The forum launched a fact sheet on the Jordan-Iraq electric linkage project (Al-Risha Al-Qaim), implemented by the Jordan National Electricity Company and the Iraqi Ministry of Electricity, as part of the economic integration projects aimed at enhancing economic cooperation between the two countries. The primary goal of this strategic initiative is to achieve electrical stability and meet the electrical energy needs of the Iraqi side from the Jordanian network, which suffers from a gap in electricity production causing frequent power outages, especially in summer.

Imposing a Commission on Instant Payment System “Click” Services

Position Paper

05/03/2024

The Jordan Economic Forum launches a position paper on “the decision to study imposing a commission on services of the instant payment system ‘Cliq'” to highlight the importance of the service for users and the potential impacts of imposing the commission on services. The paper included a survey that covered 93 members of the forum, specialists and business leaders in the public and private sectors. The results showed that 48 percent of the participants would refuse to deal in money transfer operations through the “Click” system if a commission were imposed on its services, while 50 percent of the members stated that their decision to continue using the “Cliq” payment system would depend on the value or percentage of the commission imposed.

Industrial Performance Index

Policy Paper

17/01/2024

The Jordan Economic Forum launched a policy paper on the Industrial Performance Competitive Index for 2022, attended by His Excellency the Minister of Industry, Trade, and Supply, Yousuf Al-Shamali, titled “Competitiveness of Manufacturing Industries in Jordan,” in cooperation with the Amman Chamber of Industry, and supported by the Bank of Jordan. The paper detailed the industrial performance of Jordan, providing a comprehensive analysis of the challenges and opportunities facing the manufacturing industries in the country.

2023

Policy paper no 4/2022 issued by the Jordanian Economic Forum

The insurance industry in Jordan

Study Presented by the Jordanian Economic Forum

Inflation in Jordan

A position paper issued by the Jordanian Economic Forum

Vison of economic modernization -Unlocking the potential to build the  future 

Policy paper no 2/2022 issued by the Jordanian Economic Forum

Replacement of local workers in the fuel sector and reducing unemployment of young people 

Policy  paper no 3/2022 issued by the Jordanian Economic Forum

suggestions and feedbacks on the draft regulating the law of investment environment  

Study Presented by the Jordan Economic Forum

Implementation law and its impact economic and social

Study Presented by the Jordan Economic Forum

The impact of high commodity prices from the country of origin and exporting countries on the Jordanian economy

Policy Paper No 1/2022 Presented by the Jordan Economic Forum

Lifting the penal protection for checks

Study Presented by the Jordan Economic Forum

General budget and the budget of independent committees in Jordan for the previous 10 years

Study Presented by the Jordan Economic Forum

Means Of Promoting Entrepreneurship In Jordan

Study Presented by the Jordan Economic Forum

Administrative reform requirements to achieve economic development

Paper Presented by the Jordan Economic Forum

About Water Law for the year 2020 

Study No. 1/2020 Presented by the Jordan Economic Forum

Jordan’s Ranking in Global Indicator 

Policy Paper Published by the Jordan Economic Forum

Insolvency Law 21 of 2018

A position paper issued by the Jordanian Economic Forum

The implications of the spread of the Corona virus-19 epidemic on the Jordanian economy

A joint policy paper issued by the Jordanian Parliament and the Jordanian Economic Forum

Enhancing the capabilities of economic sectors to respond to the repercussions of the spread of the Coronavirus

Position Paper

Presented by the Jordan Economic Forum

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