Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. LI

No 34

25-Aug-2008

JORDAN

Jordan And France Sign Nuclear Cooperation Agreements

Jordan and France on 27 August signed a cooperation agreement on nuclear energy for peaceful purposes during a visit of King 'Abd Allah to Paris. According to the head of the Jordan Atomic Energy Commission (JAEC) Khalid Tuqan, the agreement provides for the formation of a committee from both countries to define the scope of work envisaged in the management of the nuclear plant to be...