Middle East Economic Survey


No 2



World Bank Extends $60Mn Loan To Jordan

The World Bank Group on 30 December signed an agreement with the Jordanian Ministry of Planning and International Development to provide a $60mn soft loan to the kingdom for the second phase of the Education Reform for the Knowledge Economy Program. The latter is a 10-year multi-donor sector project designed to assist in the 2002 Vision Forum for the Future of Education in Jordan. The project,...