Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. L

No 36

3-September-2007

JORDAN

Jordans King Calls For Accelerated Nuclear Energy Program

King 'Abd Allah II of Jordan called for the speeding up of his countrys nuclear program at the meeting of the High Commission on Nuclear Energy Strategy he chaired on 26 August. The king underlined the need to secure and utilize alternative local energy resources, conventional and renewable, in order to decrease the kingdoms reliance on imported energy, which represents 95% of...