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Jordanian King asserts his country’s aim to open market in Iraq

Jordanian King Abdullah II of Jordan
Jordanian King Abdullah II of Jordan
Jordanian King Abdullah II of Jordan hailed on Sunday the situation in Iraq, pointing out that Jordan is continuing negotiations with Iraq to open a market for Jordanian products.

During a meeting with a number of Jordanian journalists, the king stated that Omar Razzaz will visit Baghdad before the end of the year.

Recently, Razza received Iraqi Deputy Prime Minister for Economic Affairs and Minister of Finance and Planning Fuad Hussein in his office in Oman to discuss points of common interest.

Both sides stressed their keenness to enhance economic relations, and discussed the import of Iraqi oil to Jordan at special prices.

During the meeting, the premier stressed the deep-rooted ties between the two nations, underscoring the importance of enhancing them on all levels to serve both countries' best interests. 

For his part, Hussein said that Iraq and Jordan see eye to eye on several issues, such as continuing the war against terrorism and extreme ideologies, noting that enhancing economic and political ties are a top priority for the new Iraqi government. 
Last Modified: Monday، 24 December 2018 03:00 PM